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Tuai
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just spent 3 days at The Quarters and are wishing we had stayed a week at least. The vision of the Roughs in bringing this historic house up to their property was extraordinary and has proved to provide one of those memorable experiences in the lives of hundreds of people around the world. Stunning accommodation, extraordinary views, yummy...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 3pm to find that the owner Malcolm had double booked us. His bach is a long way off the beaten track and we had traveled a significant distance with a young family. He made no effort to offer us a drink, let us use the toilet, suggest another place that we could stay, or let us use...

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nassington
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We stayed at the Quarters for three nights as part of an extended 6 1/2 week holiday to New Zealand. The location is out of this world and views all around to die for, it was a shame that it got a little chilly in the evening as it would have been lovely to sit out on the decking. We...

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

We loved staying at The Quarters. The location overlooking the bay is spectacular. The accommodation was spacious and well equipped and Malcolm's meals were excellent. We enjoyed the farm tour and there are lots of energetic walks.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017

View, food, warm welcome and opportunities to explore the beautiful surroundings were excellent, however single bathroom and toilet struggled to cope comfortably with 8 people. Loved sitting on the deck looking at the changing sea and sky. Appreciated the farmer's 'Project Crimson Pohutukawa' tree planting initiative.

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

What a place! 6 of us in total and 2 arrived a few hours early but were made really welcome and able to use The Quartes right away - fantastic hosts. We are pretty active are were able to make great use of the grounds which are vast, we had some great adventures down to the sea below and into...

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Thank Guy P
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We wanted to escape and really relax on our holiday - our stay at the Quarters was perfect. It feels as though you are at the edge of the world, with the ocean blending into the horizon. Malcolm is a fantastic cook and delivered a delicious dinner for our first night: we wished that we hadn't brought so much food...

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Very intimate and very magical! From the stunning views, night skies, invigorating walks to Malcolm who is very hospitable. His welcoming encouragement was outstanding and very much appreciated. we had the best time and I would recommend a trip here to sit and appreciate this outstandingly beautiful area. -

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Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

I stayed there last month for a weekend during my month in New Zealand, after one of my friends recommended it to me. And it's been one of the highlights of my trip!!! It's simply beautiful, peaceful and relaxing to just enjoy the stunning views and the tranquillity of the place. I highly recommend the sunrise... Oh, and if you...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Every positive comment that each reviewer has written is warranted. You cannot ask for a more magical experience. The Quarters is everything you need it to be. I'd never seen a sunset before coming here! There is nothing more pleasing than going to sleep with the sound of the ocean and knowing that this little piece of paradise was yours....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Quarters is a superbly appointed cottage accommodation with unforgettable views. The setting is a Hawkes Bay coastal farm.The panoramic views and dramatic coastal scenery have been described as the best in New Zealand. Choose from activities such as walks, relaxing, a farm tour, glowworm trip, trout fishing, surfing. Explore the beach and the coast. "Beauty, wilderness, serenity... This has to be the standard everywhere else is compared to." Alistair and Jan - New York ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Quarters

Address: 867 Mahanga Road | R D 8, Nuhaka, Mahia Peninsula, Mahia Beach 4198, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Mahia Beach
Price Range: $215 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“One room has a queen bed and the other has 2 sets of bunks”
 of 5 bubbles JaneTuai, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The whole place is yours! And you can't get a more perfect room!”
 of 5 bubbles 214kamilac, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Only one room to choose and it's perfect”
 of 5 bubbles 600Timothy, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“wake up for sunrise, walk up to the farm summit (well worth it for the views and to see sheep)”
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 of 5 bubbles amers815, 13 May 2015 | Read review
“The bach will comfortably sleep several people (about 7, but that will be close quarters for everyone). However, the property is so massive, you could easily pitch tents anywhere near the bach and expand your group.”
 of 5 bubbles NewAndrew, 28 Dec 2013 | Read review
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