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The Carriage House
A Special Place in Kerikeri Bay of Islands
1 of 24The Carriage House A Special Place in Kerikeri Bay of Islands
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Kerikeri, Bay of Islands, Northland Region, North Island
The Carriage House is on a 25 acre Horse Breeding Farm overlooking KERIKERI Inlet BAY OF ISLANDS,New Zealand
3 hours North of Auckland or 40 mins flight,You have sole occupancy of the Self-Contained 2 Kingsize Bedroom Cottage Apartment with 2 Bathrooms Large Living Dining Room,study,fully equipped Kitchen and laundry.
The Bay of Islands is popular for Boat trips round the Islands,Sailing,Fishing,Diving,Swimming from the many beaches to the North. There are four good GOLF course including'Kauri Cliffs'.There are stunning Coastal Walks and Drives and Giant Kauri Trees to explore.Only 2 miles to KERIKERI shops Restaurants and the Historic First Settlement.
You look over Grazing Shire Horses in the Paddocks which are used most days to pull wagons in the traditional way. The Carriage House contains a collection of Vintage...
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Listing #HL65670
About the Owner
Sylvia and Adrian G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2008
Interaction with guests
As you will read in the Reviews we make a point of greeting our guests and telling them about the many places to visit and good restaurants too.Many horselovers like to learn about our SHIRE and CLYDE horses and see the vintage carriages still in regular use. We recommend Boat trips,Sailing or Fishing. The choice of several Golf courses and Swimming Beaches.So many guests have kept in touch as friends until their next visit,Children enjoy this place and can Kayak off the jetty.
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

The four of us spent four nights at The Carriage House in early February 2018. It was the perfect place to stay – spacious, clean and well equipped. The owners, Adrian and Sylvia could not have been more helpful and their knowledge of the local...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

We stayed for two weeks in The Carriage House and it couldn't have been nicer - good breezes through the windows, sheep on the adjoining property, large carriage horses (Shire- and they are friendly liking carrots and apples) and rabbits everywhere. Layout and facilities were...More

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TheCarriageHouseNZ, VR Owner at THE CARRIAGE HOUSE - BAY OF ISLANDSI - Boutique Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2018

There is so much to do in The Bay of Islands.Guests that come for less than a week do not have time to see it all.David and Pamela''s nice comments reflect it all. They keep coming back to New Zealand. We try to recommend the...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

We ended our busy New Zealand vacation with a week at this beautiful horse farm.It was so peaceful and relaxing, we stayed an extra 2 days, and really hated to leave. The Carriage House is a spacious, comfortable and nicely furnished accommodation (upstairs). The open...More

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TheCarriageHouseNZ, VR Owner at THE CARRIAGE HOUSE - BAY OF ISLANDSI - Boutique Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thank you Jerry and Verna it was like having good friends come and stay. As owners of a ski lodge you know what makes a good place to stay. You had owned horses yourselves and appreciated how gentle and friendly our giant Shire horses are.WE...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
This is a Self-Catering, Self-Contained Luxury Cottage Apartment. Your Hosts Live nearby and are available for advice on nice places to dine or visit.
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 King
    1 Queen
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Please go to OWNERS WEBSITE to check AVAILABILITY and BOOK Best to go and Google THE CARRIAGE HOUSE .CO.NZ Your booking will be confirmed upon payment of a 20% deposit
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Special Offer:- Stay 7 nights and pay for 6 nights
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About the neighborhood
There are five National Trust houses to visit within one hours drive. These include Mission Houses and the Waitangi Treaty House which is a museum depicting the signing of a treaty with the Maories in1840.

Fullers Great Sights is the leading tourist boat operator based in Paihia 15 minutes drive. Yacht charters and deep sea fishing expeditions and diving on sunken warships are all available. The east coast has good swimming beaches and exploring the bays by Kayak can start from the Jetty at THE CARRIAGE HOUSE.
Fullers offer a 4 hour Boat Trip round the Islands and to the Hole in the Rock. A restored BRIGANTINE called Tucker Thompson offers a full day sail with lunch stop at an Island Bay.
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How to get there
Airport: Kerikeri,Bay of Islands: 3.1 mi
The Bay of Islands is in the North of New Zealand about 3 hours drive North from Auckland. You can also fly to Kerikeri, Bay of Islands airport in 40 minutes.Rental cars are available.
The Carriage House is on the Waterfront just 2km from town shops and 5km from the Airport.
Entering Kerikeri you see BP on the right and COUNTDOWN Supermaket on the left. Turn right at the small roundabout and keep right into COBHAM Road.After 1 Km at a left turn Cobham changes its name to KERIKERI INLET ROAD. Watch the numbers increase on the left side.We are No 175 and you see THE CARRIAGE HOUSE on a white gate. Go down the drive till you see a RED ROOF building on your right. This is your Cottage Apartment. Park outside the Garage doors .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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