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    The Sheep and Shag

    6-A Roberts Road | Matakatia, Whangaparaoa, Auckland 0930, New Zealand
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    24 Jun 2015
    “Lovely hosts, lovely home!”
    16 Jan 2015
    “Pit stop well worth it”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 24 June 2015

    This was first time at staying at a Bed & Breakfast... we were touched by the friendliness and kindness of our hosts Cherry & Rex. The room was comfortable and well-furnished -- it was just like staying at home!

    Thank KimYinSG
    Reviewed 17 January 2015

    This was a lovely place to stop on our way up to Russel. We had a very warm welcome and then had pretty much run of the place as nice and quiet. There are some fantastic beaches just minutes away in the car and plenty...More

    1  Thank Victoria L
    Reviewed 11 December 2014

    I spent a night here with my wife on a larger trip to New Zealand and the Cook Islands and was not disappointed. Rex and Cherry were super friendly and the property is just gorgeous. Whangaparaoa is a nice little town to visit, including Shakespear...More

    Thank Bryan W
    Reviewed 30 March 2014

    We spent two nights at the Sheep and Shag B&B because it was ideally located for a visit to Tiritiri Matangi (see separate review). A very comfortable B&B ran by a lovely couple, Rex and Cherry. Perhaps a little difficult to find without a GPS...More

    Thank Sula-Bheinn
    Reviewed 8 December 2013

    We had arranged to stay in the self catering studio apartment at the Sheep and Shag but this had been let out on a long term basis. The owners therefore simply vacated the property and went to stay at their holiday home letting us have...More

    Thank LaidbackBev
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    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    "Our bedroom was very quiet but I think they all are as it's a small b&b in a quiet location."
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