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Wayby Country Retreat

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Overview
16 Cox Road Wellsford, Wayby, Auckland 0972 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Room Service
Kitchenette
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

The moment we arrived we welcomed by Johan and Debra who were so friendly and kind. Loved the farm setting and the animals...a easy drive to the Matakana Markets...not far to Wellsford (5 mins away) A really nice spot if you feel like a going...More

Thank 6jjj
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Wayby was just what we were looking for after a day on our motorbikes. Deb was very accomodating even when we booked late in the evening. We stayed in the Barn and had a lovely breakfast in the main house. When I left an item...More

Thank Leigh M
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We loved staying with Johan and Debra. The barn we slept in was just great and the views were spectacular. Also loved the fact that they have some many cool animals (the pig was the best). The place was very clean and everything was well...More

2  Thank Gerben T
Response from WaybyCountryRetreat, Owner at Wayby Country RetreatResponded 19 November 2016

Thank you for your comments. We enjoyed having you here. We try to accommodate our guests as best as possible and cleanliness is very important to us.

Reviewed 29 May 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Wayby Country Retreat. We received a warm welcome and we took up the suggestion to stay in the cottage rather than the barn as booked. The cottage was really spacious with good facilities and nothing was too much trouble for...More

1  Thank Lenore H
Response from WaybyCountryRetreat, Owner at Wayby Country RetreatResponded 31 May 2016

Thank you for your comments. We try to accommodate our guests so they have a comfortable and enjoyable stay.

Reviewed 23 December 2013

I dont even know where to start... we are family with a baby. this place hardly can be called a retreat... it was full of unpleasant surprises, when we approached the farm my intuition told me not to go in, but to try and find...More

1  Thank IrinkaAlexandra
Response from WaybyCountryRetreat, Owner at Wayby Country RetreatResponded 24 December 2013

The couple had booked into Bennys Barn for $120 per night (for up to 2 people) which had a mezzanine floor with a double mattress upstairs and 2 bunk beds downstairs. I had emailed the husband who had made the booking as to what time...More

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Description
Relax and enjoy peaceful rural views. Two separate cottages - Wayby Cottage sleeps up to 4 people, queen bed and double sofa bed. Bennys Barn sleeps up to 4 people, 2 bunk beds. Great family unit. Enjoy views More and watch farm animals walk by from the full length window. Bathroom is in a separate building next door. Collect free range eggs, organic fruit and feed the friendly farm animals. Book horse riding in advance at an extra cost. Close to beaches, shops, restaurants, home-made ice cream and chocolate stores, markets, vineyards and golf course. Enjoy outdoor activities: scuba diving, snorkelling, kayaking.Hosts speak English, Dutch, German and Cantonese. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Room Service
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room types
Kitchenette
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Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$120 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Wayby
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$120 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Wayby
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Traveller (5)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Contact
16 Cox Road Wellsford, Wayby, Auckland 0972 New Zealand
Getting there
Whangarei Airport64 km
Auckland Intl Airport79 km
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"1- DO NOT VISIT WITH KIDS! 2 - do not pay more then $60 if you are ok with above description; 3- if you..."
IrinkaAlexandra
22 Dec 2013
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"We definitely prefer the Wayby Cottage over the other"
Dutchie50
9 Feb 2013
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"Less agile guests would prefer wayby cottage over benny's barn"
asl12
22 Dec 2012
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