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Cliff Edge by the Sea

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  • Excellent79%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor7%
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Reviewed 14 March 2016

Back again for superb food, best views, comfortable bedrooms and a large and roomy "common" lounge where you can either chat with other guests or just enjoy a glass of wine whilst continuing to watch the boats go about their business. Peter continues to make...More

Thank Colin B
Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Colin & Co, indeed why do thank you for your very kind review and of course my apologies for the more then belated reply. No Excuse - just very slack!!! From memory it was a pleasure cooking for you for 3 nights running- it...More

Reviewed 7 March 2016

Magnificent views from every part of the property. It really is on the cliff edge so nothing between you and the views. Great location - easy access to Paihia and the vehicular ferry from Opua to Russell. Peter was a very charming host and the...More

Thank AucklandMeringue
Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Guests, thank you for your kind appraisal, I agree that the views are stunning, unsurpassed perhaps in the bay, from a commercial perspective. My belated response is in excusable, other then to say, very sorry! Hopefully one day you will have the opportunity to...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We intended to stay 3 evenings but stayed for 4, yes it's hard to find but really worth the effort! Our room had amazing sea views I don't think I would ever tire of looking at them no matter what the weather. Our last evening...More

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Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 1 November 2017

DEar Guests, thank you for your kind words and informative appraisal. My apologies for the very much belated reply. No excuse!! I am glad that i Helped in making your Cliff Edge experience special. I try but not always succeed. Please come back one day...More

Reviewed 18 February 2016

Absolutely stunning location overlooking Bay of Islands. Owner is also chef. Communal lounge and guests who stay to dine eat together round one table. Great opportunity to share stories and find good places to visit. Peter Meier the owner likes you to treat it as...More

Thank Gail C
Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 1 November 2017

DEar Gail, a very much belated reply to your review and kind words.My sincerest apologies, no excuse just slack. I am glad that you enjoyed the Cliff Edge experience, the ambience and the food... I agree with you re directions as Google in their wisdom...More

Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Cliff Edge for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed Peter's hospitality. Our room had a view mainly to the side but that didn't matter as we were only in there at night. The guest lounge has a 180 degree view out over the...More

Thank CP5388
Response from PeterMeierOpua, Manager at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Guest, your stay, by now, is almost ancient history, my sincerest apologies for not getting back to you earlier, although ever so late please accept my thanks for your very kind review.and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay kind regards Peter Meier

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
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USD 181 - USD 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 181 - USD 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Its really a lodge/Bed and Breakfast, its not a Hotel. No A/C in the rooms"
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"Do not go here, the owner is unhelpful and rude"
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"All rooms have great views with the rooms in the front having 180 degrees outlook"
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"Front two rooms have much better views."
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