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Sandy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

We stayed at Sails Villa for 2 weeks, had two lots of friends to stay and what a joy it all was. It was money so well spent Views were amazing day and night. Stars at night, sea glistening with loads of sailing boats bobbing up and down, ferries transporting cars to Rusell and the occasional helicopter landing on its... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2015

Gail saved our honeymoon. After driving 4 hours to northlands and checking into the terrible ramada edgewater hotel, Gail got us a room at the Crows Nest in 2 seconds and checked us in. She was a life saver. This place is EXCELLENT. So clean, great views, decorated lovely, comfortable beds and superb villas. Great value for money and very... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2014

We booked six days at the Sails Villa - one of the two villas in Upua, Bay of Islands. Marj, the Manager, met us when we arrived in Upua on a horrid day of unseasonal torrential rain and took us through all the facilities which was very helpful. We were delighted with our first impassions and it got even better... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2014

We stayed at the Bridge Deck villa for 3 nights and totally loved it. Marj was very helpful with explaining how everything works in the villa and made us promise to call her up if we needed anything. The villa itself overlooks the Opua bay and I never got tired of seeing the car ferry shuttling people back and forth... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2014

This was a great start to a wonderful vacation in New Zealand. While we were at the Bay of Islands (February 21-24) the sun shone and we enjoyed perfect conditions for time on the deck of Bridge Deck Villa. We found the villa very comfortable, clean, there were basic groceries in the cupboard and Marj provided good advise to get... More 

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Ashburton, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2012

This was our second stay at The Deck at Crows Nest Villas - the first was about 6 years ago. Unfortunately, I had forgotten just how hard and uncomfortable the beds are, which marred an otherwise perfect stay. The views are fantastic - although it rained every day of our 9 night stay we enjoyed watching the changing skies,the Russell... More 

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dschield, Owner at Crows Nest Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. You will be happy to note that in response to your input, we have upgraded the bed with a new premium mattress and custom made bed slates. We appreciate your review, so we can make our guests stay as enjoyable as possible. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2012

Two couples recently spent a week in the Bridge Deck Villa at Crows nest villas in the bay of Islands. The villa and its location was excellent, and the views were incredible. Marj, the manager, was extremely helpful and sorted out an Internet clitch as soon as possible. She also suggested various things to do. Unfortunately, we struck some rainy... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2011

I thank my lucky stars I clicked on these villas in my search for the perfect (non-bank-breaking) accommodation in the Bay of Islands. They were not that easy to find because they are listed as located in Opua, although it is a five minute drive from all the Paihia action. Instead of being just the place to stay on the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2011

We spent a lovely few days here using it as a base to explore the Bay of Islands. There’s plenty of room, well-equipped facilities and a great view over the sleepy little harbour. The spacious open plan rooms are absolute sun-magnets with lovely big decks so you can bake like a Russell-mussel and watch the boats come and go all... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2011

We stayed here for a hol within the hol for my birthday treat and it was exactly as described on the website. It was a great place to stay to be away from the crowds of Paihia but close enough to get to easily. The villa has a great view over Opua harbour just watching the sail boats come and... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crows Nest Villas is an Exclusive Accommodation perched on a cliff top overlooking the beautiful Bay of Islands and the Opua Harbour. Each 2 bedroom villa has amazing sea views and is for the discerning traveller. The stunning panoramic views allows for a birds-eye perspective as you watch the sails boats pass leisurely below. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crows Nest Villas

Address: 20 Sir George Back Street, Opua 0200, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Opua
Price Range: $119 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crows Nest Villas 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Crows Nest Villas Bay Of Islands/Opua, New Zealand
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