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Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 July 2014

We had 4 nights there in June. Weather was great for this time of year but it doesn't really matter as there is a fantastic logburner and the view is mesmerising regardless of weather.. The quarters is fitted out perfectly to be self contained. We cooked our own meals for two of the nights and Malcolm cooked us two amazing...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 July 2014

We arrived at the Quarters in a howling gale, but this didn't stop us from climbing up the hill behind to photograph the expansive views,or walking up the farm track amongst the friendly sheep. The sight of the sea was magnificent, wild and untamed ocean,waves crashing into rocks out in front of us, just mesmerising. The cottage was beautiful, fire...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 June 2014

A perfectly isolated location with a panoramic view of the pacific surrounded by sheep, cattle and goats. A great cottage with everything you need, and plenty of walks and activities. The deck is amazing and the fire had no trouble warming the place in June. Thanks!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2014

We were lucky enough to stay at The Quarters over the summer break and what a great time we had. The scenery and serenity were show stopping and it was great being able to be away from the usual summer crowds. The house has all you need for your weekend or longer stay and is great for large groups -...

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cheltenham
Reviewed 17 February 2014

The Quarters is a very special place with views which take the breath away. A perfect spot for a romantic getaway. The stay was made by the manager, Grant, who delivered a superb crayfish with his fantastic home made sauce. Nothing was too much trouble for him and we were only sad we had to leave!

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 January 2014

A group of friends and I spent a week at The Quarters over New Years '13/'14. What a spot! Being right on the coast with magnificent views made for magic times. We had a ball down at 'The Rock' doing some diving and fishing. I caught a big blue moki myself and we also had some luck gathering crayfish. Malcolm...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams? ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson As my week at The Quarters ended and I drove away from the Te Au farm where it resides, I wondered if the previous week had been real. I spent Christmas week there with my two Beagles and can only say that in...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 22 December 2013

We had a fabulous time at The Quarters. The views are amazing and watching the sunrise on a clear morning is a must! Malcolm is truly an exceptional host and took care of our every need. The provided dinners were delicious and the crayfish and homemade bread at check-in were an added bonus. I cannot recommend this place enough to...

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Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 November 2013

If your looking for somewhere to get away from all the stresses in life then The Quarters is a must. As my partner and I sat comfortably on the deck with a glass of wine looking out at a truly stunning view, basking in the beautiful sunshine we couldn't of asked for a more relaxing setting. The order of the...

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Vida, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 14 November 2013

We started our trip from the US beginning with five days at The Quarters. Being intentional about some serious rest and relaxation, we were delighted to experience “being unplugged.” Malcom’s hospitality was perfectly suited for us, and we imagine this is true for all of his guests! Come to unwind, unplug, walk, and just listen. Oh, and of course, come...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Quarters is a superbly appointed cottage accommodation with unforgettable views. The setting is a Hawkes Bay coastal farm.The panoramic views and dramatic coastal scenery have been described as the best in New Zealand. Choose from activities such as walks, relaxing, a farm tour, glowworm trip, trout fishing, surfing. Explore the beach and the coast. "Beauty, wilderness, serenity... This has to be the standard everywhere else is compared to." Alistair and Jan - New York ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Quarters

Address: 867 Mahanga Road | R D 8, Nuhaka, Mahia Peninsula, Mahia Beach 4198, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Mahia Beach
Price Range: $234 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“The whole place is yours! And you can't get a more perfect room!”
 of 5 bubbles 214kamilac, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Only one room to choose and it's perfect”
 of 5 bubbles 600Timothy, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“wake up for sunrise, walk up to the farm summit (well worth it for the views and to see sheep)”
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 of 5 bubbles amers815, 13 May 2015 | Read review
“The bach will comfortably sleep several people (about 7, but that will be close quarters for everyone). However, the property is so massive, you could easily pitch tents anywhere near the bach and expand your group.”
 of 5 bubbles NewAndrew, 28 Dec 2013 | Read review
“There's amain bedroom, and then set aside in another room are 6 (I think) bunks”
 of 5 bubbles 875petew, 5 Nov 2013 | Read review
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