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Cliff Edge by the Sea

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Richardson Road West [ off English Bay Rd ], Opua New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
5 Star accommodation
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All reviews the owner new zealand excellent chef out of this world view of the bay longer stay fantastic views made us feel living room wonderful hospitality amazing property slice of heaven charlie meals dinner wine sense
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

Our room and view were fantastic, we found the owner to be a really nice person and enjoyed his company, and his cooking was excellent, he is a trained chef so that makes a difference., We plan to go back next year and probably stay...More

Date of stay: December 2018
3  Thank Doug H
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

We spent two enjoyable nights at the Cliff Edge and loved it Fantastic views and and a home filled with interesting art make for a great place to stay And Peter Meier and his adorable dog Charlie were welcoming hosts

Date of stay: November 2018
3  Thank LeboeufBay
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Amazing property, out of this world spectacular views, awesome decor, Peter made us feel totally welcome and pampered. Outstanding meal - prepared especially for us. A beautiful serene and relaxing atmosphere. The whole place is to die for!!! - Would recommend to anyone if they...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank Relax825256
Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 18 October 2018

thank you Lisa & Michael, I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. As I have said many times before, it makes it all worth while! Please come back one day- and in the meantime please spread the word! and of course thank you very...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Cliff Edge was recommended to us by friends in AU who know the hospitality industry. We have had the most amazing culinary experience here at Cliff Edge with our host and chef extraordinaire Peter . He prepared 2 dinners for us and our accommodation in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
3  Thank 674janeandjoe
Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 12 October 2018

Dear Jane & Joe I am delighted that you enjoyed the Cliff Edge experience, and in particular the views and the cooking.From my point of view, it makes it all worthwhile! Hope to see you again in the not so distant future take care -...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

We stayed at the “Cliff Edge By The Sea” in July 2018, but sadly only for one night. The Hotel has views to die for, & Peter is a wonderful & a very accommodating hoist! From every window, on any level, the views are spectacular,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from PeterMeierOpua, Owner at Cliff Edge by the SeaResponded 10 July 2018

Dear Men at work delighted that you enjoyed the 'Cliff Edge' experience, and yes, I agree with you that you should have stayed longer. There is always a next time. Would love to welcome you back and thank you for your kind words and of...More

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Cliff Edge, by the Sea provides a unique accommodation experience in NZs stunning Bay of Islands, combining the warmth and comfort of a private residence with the sophistication of a boutique hotel.The Lodge has 3 More guest bedrooms and a one bedroom studio apartment.The bedrooms [approx. 4X4 mtrs]are tastefully appointed, decorated in warm neutral colors,luxurious carpets, floor to ceiling windows and silk block out silk curtains.All rooms have their own suite bathrooms with walk in showers. In addition the Waitangi room has a large jacuzzi Breakfast is included in the tariff, dinners are a relaxed 3-4 course affairs catering only for in house guests. they are optional but highly recommended.Your host Peter Meier is an accomplished chef, who in his restaurant days "Casuarina Restaurant & Country Inn" in Australias Hunter Valley wine country won many culinary awards Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$275 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Opua
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$275 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Opua
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1 May 2018|
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Response from Greg Y | Reviewed this property |
Peter advises that the rooms could use a good cleaning. It’s a very nice location and the meal he prepared was excellent !! It’s more like a lodge than a hotel so it’s your preference.
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"Any of the rooms have spectacular views and king size beds with top of the line linens"
16 Oct 2018
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"All rooms have a spectacular view"
9 Oct 2018
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"Its really a lodge/Bed and Breakfast, its not a Hotel. No A/C in the rooms"
27 Mar 2018
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"Do not go here, the owner is unhelpful and rude"
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