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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at Rande's for six nights and got into complete chill mode here. The property is beautifully landscaped and fenced in for extra privacy and a feeling of complete protection. Rande has thought of everything. Complimentary bikes, snorkels, fins, kayaks and most of all clean and well equipped guesthouses. The property is only a five minute bike ride from...

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was our second stay at Rande's Shack. We spent a week there in 2012 and said we would have to come back to stay longer the next time. We recently returned from a 16 night stay and it was even better than the first time. Rande and Emere have 2 guesthouses on their property where they have their own...

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Drummoyne, Australia
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We had such a wonderful time during our first stay in April that we couldn't wait to return. We were lucky enough to be able to stay for a month over Christmas and New Year. Rande and Emere's gracious hospitality ensures a great holiday. We again stayed in the smaller house which is perfect for a couple. The larger house...

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Aigues-Mortes, France
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Unlike other positive comments we would like to state the following: when requesting availability we received confirmation that we would be notified should anyone else be interested, "don't worry we'll let you know'. Furthermore you are requested to forward a copy of your E-ticket which we didn't have at the time. We offered to pay a deposit to secure the...

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Kaitaia, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I read ll the reviews and thought they cant all be true!!! Well They are, so much so that I feel compelled to add another review. Rande made us feel so welcome, nothing was too much trouble. The setting is stunning, the snorkelling amazing, the surfing to die for. We stayed in the bigger unit, it was clean, well mousie...

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Drummoyne, Australia
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We initially stayed 9 nights with Rande and Emere and were lucky enough to be able to change our plans to stay another 6 (we could have stayed forever!). Very comfortable, friendly place with direct access to fantastic snorkeling. The lagoon is pristine and crystal clear. The shack overlooks the lagoon towards Raiatea, Taha'a and Bora Bora making for very...

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Apalachicola Fl
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Rande and Erme have 2 cottages on their property. Clean and spacious. Great covered porch. Washing machine. Plenty of towels. Some basics already in fridge and shelves and the grocery in Fare is truly amazing. We stayed 4 nights. During heat waves you have to stay cool by showering frequently. Ceiling fans are not large enough to push air around....

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Paia, Hawaii
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Rande's place is on the beach with good snorkeling and really good sunsets. Our house was 60 seconds from the beach. The grounds were very well kept with lots of seasonal fruits. The houses were very clean with screen's on the windows and doors. Rande is very knowledgable and helpful. It's about 15 minutes to town if you walk and...

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

We spent two nights here on our honeymoon and absolutely loved it. Rande and his wife were very friendly and helpful. The 'shack' was neat and tidy with everything we needed to prepare meals. Snorkeling off the beach (only a few meters away) was really great, with yellow clown fish and anemones. We wish we could have stayed longer!

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We had a great 6 night stay. The house was spotless and had everything we needed. The location is really good and peaceful. The complimentary bikes are handy and it takes about 5 mins to ride into the main village Fare. If you don't feel like cooking or going into Fare for dinner, there is a roulotte Pizza Italia a...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rande's Shack

Address: Fare, 98731, French Polynesia
Region: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Huahine
Number of rooms: 2
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Wifi is on the front porch of Rande and Emere's house.”
  • Comfy living/dining room and kitchen
landlocked_12, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We would recommend Randes shack to anyone wnting to chill, or go exploring around Huahine”
PukenuiHolidays, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Cottage closer to the water will get more sea breeze.”
gypsy32320, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Any of the bungalows is good- it depends on how many guests are using it, & how much you want to pay.”
CaliforniaJack2014, 16 Oct 2014 | Read review
“All the bungalows are comfy and next to the ocean”
Katrina0015, 24 Mar 2014 | Read review
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