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Lyness Accommodation

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Lyness Accommodation is a very private and romantic getaway with water views over the Kerikeri Inlet. We offer 2 double, self contained units, Lyness Cottage and Lyness Suite, both with free WIFI. They have a 1920’s old world feel with lead light windows and polished rimu floors. Enjoy the ambience on your own private deck where you can watch sheep grazing at your doorstop or listen to the abundant birdlife. The cottage has a large clawfoot bath and the suite a spa-bath plus a fireplace. Our accommodation offers peacefulness and seclusion and is perfect for both honeymooners and independent travellers wishing a unique tranquil setting. We are located in Kerikeri which is a central base for exploring all the Bay of Islands has to offer.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Full view
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Kerikeri Airport1 mi
Whangarei Airport44 mi
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Reviewed April 24, 2015

Spent six days at Lyness in the suite attached to the main house. It was comfortable and nicely decorated. We had just arrived in New Zealand and this was the perfect spot to relax at the end of a busy day. Loved the porch overlooking...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Melanie B
Response from Sharon T, Owner at Lyness AccommodationResponded May 1, 2015

We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Lyness Suite and thank you for your positive review. We have had so many wonderful and interesting guests over the 13 or so years we have been in operation. It was with mixed feelings to sell our home...More

Reviewed December 27, 2014

My husband planned out our honeymoon, and chose Lyness Accommodations in Kerikeri, NZ as the primary place where we would be staying during our 5 1/2 weeks overseas. (We are from the U.S.) We spent about 3 weeks (with an 8-day break in between) in...More

Date of stay: November 2014
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Response from Sharon T, Owner at Lyness AccommodationResponded January 3, 2015

Thank you for the wonderful review. What a lovely couple and how lucky we were to have them stay with us. So positive, caring, and a pleasure to have. Wishing you both all the best for your future life together. Keep in touch once in...More

Reviewed May 30, 2014

In March we spent a relaxing week at Lyness accommodation in the self contained cottage. Great accommodation for a couple overlooking the KeriKeri inlet. Sharon and Adrian were very hospitable hosts. They were happy to have a chat about the area and travel in general....More

Date of stay: March 2014
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Response from Sharon T, Owner at Lyness AccommodationResponded June 10, 2014

Thanks for the great and very informative review and so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and in the Bay of Islands. Appreciate the helpful tips to other travellers about restaurants, what to do in the area, and your great day out on...More

Reviewed November 9, 2013

I don't normally travel on my own but I was in this instance due to my husbands commitments. We have stayed in some exceptional places internationally and Lyness known historically as "Strathbrae" is a little piece of paradise in KeriKeri, Northland, NZ. You have a...More

Date of stay: November 2013
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Reviewed November 6, 2013

We spent 3 wonderful nights in the Lyness suite, and though the weather wasn't always as warm and welcoming as we had hoped, our accommodation and host sure were! This place is cosy and comfortable with just the right amount of luxury to make you...More

Date of stay: November 2013
Thank FlorenceNulens
Response from Sharon T, Owner at Lyness AccommodationResponded November 10, 2013

Thanks Florence! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and also that you did make the most of your time in this area despite the weather not being the ideal. You were perfect and easy going guests and I hope that you enjoy the...More

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"The cottage has stunning views and is very private, the Suite is much larger with better facilities (still..."
emuesk
Oct 3, 2012
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"The cottage or the suite is great, book ahead"
Petert46
May 14, 2011
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LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsKerikeri
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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