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Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips - CLOSED

13 Garden Court | Haruru Falls, Paihia 0271, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5425
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What a experience in the Bay of Islands!

We booked the full-day tour expecting to join others onboard however we struck a day with no one... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2015
Aussie2012
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Melbourne, Australia
Bay of islands sail cruise was fantastic!

We decided on this particular coast trip around the bay a little last minute but it was wonderful... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2014
Antonia5521
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Auckland, New Zealand
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10 Jan 2015
“What a experience in the Bay of Islands!”
27 Sep 2014
“Bay of islands sail cruise was fantastic!”
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13 Garden Court | Haruru Falls, Paihia 0271, New Zealand
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+64 9-402 5425

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Reviewed 11 January 2015

We booked the full-day tour expecting to join others onboard however we struck a day with no one else, so my wife and I had the whole day with Tom our exemplary captain to ourselves. The earlier dismal weather days before forced the cancellation of...More

Thank Aussie2012
Reviewed 27 September 2014

We decided on this particular coast trip around the bay a little last minute but it was wonderful - beautiful scenery, peaceful beaches, snorkeling with fish and a superb guide Tom. He gave us choice for the day's sail, plenty of information and some tasty...More

Thank Antonia5521
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2014

cha thats great it was a good day on the water if you get to the east coast in the waiarapa check out the Castle point light house an camping ground cheers tom

Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We had wanted to go kayaking in the Bay of Islands but as it was winter this was not an option. Instead we were pointed in the direction of Tom and Te Kaihau. We had an absolutely wonderful day sailing in quite testing conditions. Neither...More

Thank FSPM
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2014

Cheers Team glad you enjoyed your day out on Te Kaihauit it was a great sailing day you guys timed it right and were a top crew as well hope you enjoyed your trip around NZ all the best Tom

Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

I can only concur 100% with all the positive comments before. Tom is so charming, his boat so beautiful, the lunch so simple and perfect, the locations so stunning and the sailing itself- from a slightly nervous novice in a family of keen sailors, we...More

Thank Louise C
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2014

many thanks for your great review you and your family made it a day i will remember for a long time it was an absolute pleasure to have you on board cheers

Reviewed 5 April 2014

If you really want to see the Bay of Islands up close, sign up for an all-day with Tom, Skipper of Te Kaihau, a beautiful red trimaran. Our day started early with a quick ride in a baby dingy out to the tri. In no...More

Thank Peter K
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2014

many thanks for your kind words of praise for te kaihau and myself cheers

Reviewed 14 March 2014

Well greeted by Tom then quickly onto his huge yacht with an amazing size in area to move around on you could sit around the wheel and listen to Tom's excellent knowledge of the area and the you could just go lay in the netting...More

Thank luv2travel-hehe
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2014

Hi Guys many thanks for your great review its always good to read a good review glad you enjoyed a little history of the Bay of Islands and thank you for your words on the way te kaihau sails i think you got it rite...More

Reviewed 3 February 2014

Booking an overnight trip with Tom on his yacht turned out to be one of the best experiences we had in New Zealand. He took us to some beautiful remote spots and beaches, around the bay of islands and gave us great insights on local...More

Thank Tillie J
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2014

its just the best to have a night away on the boat see more do more and good food always helps Good luck Tom

Reviewed 26 January 2014

An outstanding experience and we can recommend the Sailing Trip with Tom to everyone who likes to learn about sailing but also enjoy the nice scenery of the Bay of Islands. Tom is really nice, very patient, knowledgable and a great host. We felt at...More

Thank Christiane E
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2014

thanks for your kind words and great to hear you checked out a few of the sights we talked about cheers tom

Reviewed 18 January 2014

We left Paihia at 10am and returned at 6pm. Tom made us very welcome, you didn't feel as if you were on the boat with a stranger it was as if we had known him for ages. Tom was also very knowledgable about the area,...More

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Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2014

great to hear of your fantastic day out on te kaihau

Reviewed 6 January 2014

Awesome experience with the boys, cheers Tom. You are the man. Organising us free dive bottles and catching a 104cm kingfish trolling on our way home. Epic trip, would do again in a heart beat.

Thank Nicholas H
Tom R, Owner at Te Kaihau Yacht Charters day trips, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2014

it was a great nite away you guys made it happen and the kingi was the bonus cheers team for a great nite away