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Welcome to the Bay of Islands and to the ultimate in luxury accommodation at The Crow’s Nest, Opua. Perched high above the picturesque Waikare Inlet, it’s perfect for indulgent weekend breaks and romantic getaways.

Originally from North Canterbury in the South Island, your host Gail and her husband Dave moved to the Bay of Islands in 2008, where they could enjoy the warmer climate, stunning views and the friendly, vibrant community. They felt it was time to leave the cooler weather of the south for a sub-tropical climate where they could indulge in their passions of gardening and fishing.

Since moving to the Bay of Islands, they’ve immersed themselves in the local community. They are dedicated to improving and promoting the many wonderful activities and attractions on offer in Opua and the wider Bay of Islands, and they love sharing their beautiful part of the world with guests from all over the world.

Exclusive accommodation in beautiful Bay of Islands

Gail started managing The Crows Nest in 2015, and takes great pride in providing unique, boutique accommodation to the discerning traveller. Gail has paid careful attention to every detail to ensure that your stay at The Crows Nest is a memorable one.

The moment you walk into either The Bridge Deck Villa or The Sails Villa, the amazing views from every window will take your breath away. With tasteful decorating throughout, you will be impressed by the quality and attention to detail in the fully self-contained and private accommodation.

Ideal location for whatever takes your fancy

The Bay of Islands truly has something for everyone, with a range of activities, sights and experiences to suit you.

For those of you who enjoy arts and crafts, there are many shops, market stalls and galleries to indulge your interests. If food is your thing, then the Bay of Islands has an impressive range of great restaurants, cafes and artisan food shops that showcase the wonderful local cuisine. If you’re after an action-packed holiday, then the Bay of Islands is the right place for you. This area has a remarkable number of exciting activities and adventures for you throw yourself into – from water sports, helicopter flights, hiking, fishing and more, you’ll be sure to get your adrenalin fix.

Gail’s knowledge of the Bay of Islands community means she can suggest things to do and see that match your interests and she’s more than happy to take the time to discuss this with you.

If you have any further questions, or if you would like to book your stay, contact Gail today. The Crows Nest – luxury accommodation in the Bay of Islands.

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