What our Guests Say

'This Place is Seriously Good for the Health'
The Parker’s – UK.

'Superb in every way: the accommodation design and quality,
the many thoughtful and useful touches, the tranquillity and the view.
Ah the view!! We loved it here'

The Lewis’s – Malvern, UK.

'Boats bob, Tui’s warble, Ferries ply,
And all we can do is wonder why?
Why do we have to return to Auckland?'

The Buchanan’s - Auckland.

'We’ve loved being here – the wonderful view, comfy beds, great kitchen.
What Restaurant can provide Dinner with a view like this!!'

G & G Hayes - Australia & Canada.

'We really enjoyed our stay here, with fantastic view and great weather.
We are happy to have spent the New Year here.
Thank you for the unforgettable moments.'

N & K Madenokoji – Tokyo, Japan.

'A splendid deck where we enjoyed our tea -
watching ferries chugging from A to B.
Sailboats bobbing on a sparkling sea.
With all this and more happy humans are we.'

Briscoe Family - Australia UK.

'A delightful villa with wonderful views.
A memorable 40th wedding anniversary.
Thanks to the crew'

The Thompson's - Pembrokshire, UK.

'What a wonderful time we had in this little part of heaven.
It is a memorable place.'

The Kings's - Melbourne Australia.

'Many Thanks for a wonderful stay -
sensational views and great accommodation.
We should have booked for a week.
Thanks for your hospitality.'

The Richard's - Queensland Australia.

'A wonderful location, accommodation and view'
Baker group - Edinburgh, Scotland.

'Beautiful view. Wish we could stay longer'
The Preuett's - Conderman's, USA.

'A wonderful place to stay - we will be back'
The Rossiter's - Brisbane, Australia.

'Great place. Thanks for the hospitality.'
Cutts Family - London, UK.

'One of the best places to stay.'
Bhana - Shah - Pune, India.

Fabulous 2 days with gorgeous views to match the weather.
A lovely family getaway, the layout and amenities of
Crows Nest – unbeatable.’

The Hancocks – Acton, MA, USA.

Very well equipped and we all really enjoyed our stay at Crows Nest.
We will be back.
Livvy (aged 9) has said it all –“A very special part of our NZ trip.
Lots to see in the area, but leave time to just enjoy the villa”

Cameron-Davies Family – Nottingham, UK.

The View is exquisite, the villa divine.
We lived in Heavenly bliss all the time.’

M McJade – Queensland, Australia.

What a wonderful place to spend the 1st week of our honeymoon.
Loved eating on the balcony, admiring the view and enjoying
a bottle of NZ wine.’

A & C Gillard – NZers living in London.

‘New Zealand astounds every time we visit!
This area is simply stunning & the villa is just perfect.

Thank you for sharing it with us.’

McMahons – Sydney, Australia.

‘Heaven on earth really does exist.
We have had a most beautiful few days here as part of our
driving tour of NZ.
Children tried the ‘dancing at Waitangi’,
we all loved the township of Russell and had fun on our Dolphin expedition.

Too much to see in only 4 days particularly when we found it near impossible to tear ourselves away from the views of this gorgeous villa. We have had a magic time and couldn’t think of a better place to greet 2008. Thank you for sharing paradise.’
Sharpe Family – Sydney, Australia.

‘Beautiful, Beautiful.
Romantic, Romantic.
The panorama – View!
Also weather. And thanks for all.’
Perhaps to return later.
R Heer – Switzerland.

‘Fantastic place to stay –
very comfortable with all we could need thank you.

Quiet & Peaceful.  R Tucker Thompson sailing excellent for all ages.’
Rowe Family – Cornwall, England.

‘We have had the most wonderful time in this immaculate well serviced villa, to finish our 3 month New Zealand holiday.
We love the area and the view of ever enthralling waters below,
and found so many good restaurants.

Thank you.
The Humphries – Cornwall, UK.


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