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Main Bedroom with Ensuite
Dining Area and Kitchen
Second Bedroom which can be a a King Bed or Two Singles
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Main Bathroom
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Ramp Access
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Norfolk Island

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Mike S
Hobart, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
400 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
“This must be the best place to stay on Norfolk Island”
Reviewed 19 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
1
person found this review helpful

This is the place to stay on Norfolk Island – it’s just wonderful. It is a beautifully renovated, fabulously clean home with everything carefully thought out by the owner Rebecca, who has brought together all the best ideas of a holiday home into the one place. It has everything you could need.

The view from the house is spectacular. Most mornings we sat on the deck having breakfast with Philip Island in full view. The garden around the house encouraged lots of birds and Rebecca even had a bird guide book so you could identify what was flying around. That’s the attention to detail we loved.

The house is out of town so you will need a car which was waiting for us at the airport but the short drive from town was no problem. However the cows on the roads and Norfolk Island’s famous potholes were a reminder that although 50 km/hr is the top speed anywhere on the island you probably will rarely exceed 40 km/hr.

The house is also in close driving distance to Kingston the historic site and you can walk to Dino’s, the excellent local restaurant. Rebecca even supplied a torch – remember there are no street lights on Norfolk Island but the stars looked amazing.

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Liked best: The attention to detail - everything has been thought of
Liked least: Nothing - it's all good!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
21 Jun 2015
Thank you for such a wonderful review, it was such a pleasure having you both stay. I’m so pleased you enjoyed all that Whitewood Sea has to offer. I think we’re kindred spirits! I also love to travel and when I recently renovated the house I tried to think of all those little things that make a place – an extra special place – to stay. It’s great to hear you enjoyed the deck and view out to Phillip Island each day, and the starry, starry night walk to and from nearby Dino’s, one of Norfolk’s best restaurants. It was honestly such a pleasure to meet you both and have you as guests at Whitewood Sea.
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61gloria6...
Queanbeyan, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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“Staying at Whitewood Sea made our whole trip to Norfolk Island amazing.”
Reviewed 5 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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person found this review helpful

Whitewood Sea has everything you need. the appliances are modern and a lot of thought has gone into supplying the kitchen. the decor throughout the house is lovely.
The deck is fantastic. The lounge chair is so comfortable on the deck - another one is needed! the view is beautiful. It's quiet, peaceful and relaxing.

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Liked best: the windows looking out to sea.
Liked least: My pillow was a bit high for me.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
8 Apr 2015
Thanks so much for your wonderful review, it is so nice to read that we made your stay on Norfolk Island. We are a little biased but we think the view from the deck is pretty sensational too! Thanks for staying with us at Whitewood Sea and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future
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KKlovesto...
Sydney, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Wow! A must see property on beautiful Norfolk Island”
Reviewed 30 December 2014 for a stay in July 2014

I travelled to Norfolk Island in July 2014 and stayed at Whitewood Sea for 3 nights. The airport meet & greet, local mobile phone and local information provided meant I was well equipped and informed on arrival to Norfolk Island.

This new property impresses with uninterrupted views from the large deck to Philip Island The main bedroom also benefits from the view (see photo). The modern design and style of the property includes a fully equipped kitchen and laundry. The large bath in the main bathroom is a touch of luxury. The owner has put a lot of thought into the guest experience and it shows - the bowl of fresh local fruit was a nice touch and didn't last long!

Although a car is an ideal way to get around Norfolk Island, the property is a short easy walk to one of the island's top restaurants which means a long lunch or dinner can be enjoyed without the need to drive.

Whitewood Sea will delight travellers looking for something special.

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Liked best: The modern accommodation is exceptional. The booking included airport meet & greet and local mobile phone.
Travelling group: Solo Traveller
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
6 Feb 2015
Thanks so much Kathleen for your lovely review. We think Whitewood Sea is pretty special and glad you do too. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back to us soon.
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