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Bream Head Coast Walks

395 Ody Road, Whangarei 0174, New Zealand
+64 9-434 0571
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What an amazing Lodge

I spend the weekend with a group of friends at the Lodge doing some of the spectacular walks. As... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Penelope P
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Simply stunning

Lovely, modern, spacious accommodation, and fantastic home-cooked food. Our group of 9... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janet12e
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Wellington, New Zealand
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We are Northland's first three-day private unguided walk. Situated at Whangarei Heads our boutique walk encompasses private farmland, stunning ocean and harbour beaches, rural roads, recreational reserves and public walkways. Start each day from our immaculately presented lodge and walk through an amazing variety of landscapes. At the end of the day return for a delicious dinner prepared by us and cooked by you. This outstanding natural experience will leave you with lasting memories.
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395 Ody Road, Whangarei 0174, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spend the weekend with a group of friends at the Lodge doing some of the spectacular walks. As there was group of nine of us, both days we went off in two different groups so in fact we covered four of the walks but...More

Thank Penelope P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely, modern, spacious accommodation, and fantastic home-cooked food. Our group of 9 particularly appreciated the scrummy pre-dinner snacks provided each evening, including having liquid refreshments available for purchase! The ocean beach walk was beautiful and the hilly bush walks were a real contrast offering stunning...More

Thank Janet12e
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful beaches and scenery. Lots of options for different walks from challenging downhill to a ramble a long the beach. Claire's meals and baking delicious and super generous in servings. You really don't need to take any extra food at all. House layout was great....More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Fabulous host, accommodation was excellent, the food was beyond anything expected. Would recommend to anyone who loves the outdoors, loves to walk/tramp and swim, being active and enjoying the friendly ambience with good friends at the end of a long busy day. Great to enjoy...More

Thank Cathie C
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Definitely recommend this short walking holiday in this very special place. Wonderful accommodation, comfortable rooms and excellent facilities. Particularly enjoyed the private open air bath. Home cooked lovely food. Beautiful walks. Host was very helpful.

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely accommodation, friendly host and yummy food Walks were good too :) Great catchup with friends and one of the walks an especiallY good workout

Thank Helen M
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

13 of us spent 3 nights at Bream Head Lodge last week and loved it! The lodge itself is great, super clean with great bathroom facilities and the outdoor area was perfect for our big group. A huge highlight of our stay was the amazing...More

Thank Shelley D
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Claire took such good care of us..superb food and comfy accomodation...we appreciated the time and effort she put into making us feel at home and sharing info with us to help make our stay a winner. We opted to do most of the walks and...More

Thank Pieter L
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Well appointed lodge with plenty of space to relax and enjoy. The host was very attentive and knowledgeable regarding the area and the walks. Transportation was provided to and from the different walks. Do not plan on losing any weight from hiking for the food...More

Thank pocahontis2016
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Would highly recommend Bream Head Coast Walks. The walks are superb and something for everyone from casual day walkers through to those who enjoy something more challenging. The hospitality is outstanding - Claire’s amazing cooking, drop-offs and pick-ups and great local knowledge. The lodge is...More

Thank jlstanley46
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