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Magic Cottages at Takou River

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This magic place is one of nature’s beauties. Peaceful, beautiful, relaxing, calming, romantic, fun and just the right place for a couple to unwind. Great to have use of the kayaks, walking through the farmland and beautiful native bush where all you hear are the...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

This was our first experience of Glamping, and we loved it! The facilities are perfect - we felt like we were camping, and yet had everything we needed! We were initially a little concerned about having no cell phone coverage, and no wifi, but it...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Picture the scene. Private luxury cottage perched over a tidal river, nestling under a spreading pohutakawa tree. No wi-fi, no phones, no TV, none of the electronic intrusions that have taken over our lives. Just cicadas, rustling leaves, a trickling stream with curious trout, an...More

1  Thank andrewblackcat2
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning location for our first 'glamping' experience! Native birds are everywhere and the lazy river is great for canoeing. We even saw a turtle in the river! Romantic, cosy and secluded. No Wi-Fi so really nice for a full on escape from everyday life

1  Thank abbyrae2017
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We hired the main house for a small family catch up (7 adults & 2 toddlers) and had an amazing time. The property is beautiful with a great outdoor deck area & pool. The view down to Takou Bay is stunning. We all enjoyed using...More

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Hot Tub
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USD 144 - USD 359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 144 - USD 359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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missy_kellyB
13 August 2017|
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Response from takouriver | Property representative |
Hi Kelly and Max, Thanks for your enquiry and we would love to help. Unfortunately we don't offer single night stays. Our normal minimum is 2 nights, and over Christmas and New Year, this extends to 7 nights (1 week... More
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"If you want total privacy, book the Magic Cottage in summer"
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"The house is amazing, I also can't wait to return on an anniversary to one of the other properties."
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"If you are a couple with no children, Magic Cottage it is!!"
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"The magic cottage and glamping tent caught our attention as the most fun experiences."
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