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GEMS Seaside Lodge

202 reviews
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

The setting of this beachfront accommodation was stunning. There was everything you would want in the apartment, which was very clean and comfortable. Jenny and Paul were fabulous hosts and the stay was excellent. Wish we had been there for 2 weeks rather than 2...More

Thank JudyOliver
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing property with direct access to the beachfront (ninety mile beach) and awesome views! We got beach views direct from the living room as well as the bedroom which was simply lovely! This was fully worth the 4-hour drive from Auckland. The...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Beach front location was simply awesome. Mesmerising to the eyes. Plus, the hosts (Paul) were very friendly and set us up so that we can watch an All Blacks game!!! We will definitely recommend the place to our friends and family, and thinking of staying...More

Thank ggoryo
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My favourite place to stay in the Far North - well-appointed and clean accommodation in a stunning location, with one of the country's best beaches just a few steps away. A great spot for a weekend getaway.

Thank Aroha7070
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This beachfront location is good for the soul. Jenny and Paul are lovely hosts; unobtrusive, however, when you return you will find the apartment is as pristine as it was upon arrival. Hearing the sea and watching the change of tides, along with observing beach...More

Thank suegraham1951
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"I appreciate the tiled floors instead of the standard kiwi carpets. Cool when its hot."
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"All rooms are excellent."
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"we stayed in the apartment on the gound floor. It is exactly lke the photos. Both rooms were superb. Unable..."
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"Choose the beach access room or upstairs with expansive sea views, both are good."
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