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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2014

What an absolute gem this place is. Amazing views, excellent hosts, peaceful and exactly what the doctor ordered. Surrounded by stunning countryside. Many thanks to Mike and Chris for a wonderful stay

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2014

I fell in love with that place when I was looking at our options on the internet and couldn’t not to include a stay there in our trip itinerary. So we went up north straight from the Auckland Airport – about 3.5h drive. When we arrived it was already pitch dark, we struggled for a moment to find the right...

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Mike and Chris are such a warm, humorous and knowledgeable couple. They made our experience (Yemisi and Kristina) very enjoyable. The B&B is very clean, luxurious and set in a quiet beautiful location with the best views ever. I would recommend this B&B over and over again. Thank you Mike for the lovely breakfast you made every morning and most...

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Modena, Italia
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

We have been welcome by the owners, a nice kind couple from England. The place is on a lovely Hill with amazing surroundings and gorgeous views. The house is new and clean, every detail is well kept and elegant. Heated pool, large en - suite rooms with all comfort. We had a great breakfast too (I had a full English...

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Battle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We spent 3 nights here at this B and B, we were welcomed warmly and despite disappointing weather were helped so much but the owners. First, excellent breakfast of our choosing,secondly, our hosts were able to arrange a flight for us up to Cape Reinga at a reduced cost. Would recommend this to our friends.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2013

My partner & his daughter drove up from Auckland on the 4th day of our holiday. We were so fortunate to have booked the loveliest B&B in Keri Keri. The house overlooks the bay & its surrounding beautiful scenery as does the pool. The rooms all have a private patio & the house has the latest environmentally friendly, high tech...

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Great Missenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2013

Swallows Ridge is a lovely house in a scenic and peaceful location. Our room was very comfortable and spotlessly clean with its own terrace looking out onto the bay. Chris and Mike are excellent hosts, very friendly and helpful. They helped us make the most of our three days, advising us of places to go and booking a boat trip...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2013

My friend and I travelled up to the Bay of Islands from Matakana (which is also lovely). We stayed for 3 nights and I wish it could have been more. Weather was great. We arrived the night of the Kerikeri Street Part (16 Nov 2013) - the whole town appear to have turned out. Our hosts Chris and Mike recommended...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 December 2013

We were lucky to be the only visitors at the time we stayed with Chris and Mike. Mike was a great host and greeted us with tea and biscuits next to the pool. Very quiet location and modern fittings and facilities. Kerikeri is definitely worth a visit. The Stone Store and walk to Rainbow Falls were highlights. The house had...

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Kawana, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Perfect place to base yourself at while visiting the Northlands in New Zealand. Modern B & B with good size rooms and quality fit-out. Located approximately 6 km out of town on a ridge with elevated rural views to coast. Hosts go that bit extra to make sure you think your stay is special!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit our purpose built award winning accommodation (2010 House of the Year Silver Medal). Set in 21 acres, our secluded and peaceful location is a designated Kiwi area. Yet is near to town and only two minutes drive to Doves Bay Marina. Enjoy peace and tranquility with fantastic coastal views of the Bay of Islands, Kent Passage and Kerikeri Inlet. Swim in the heated 12mtr pool or relax on your own private patio. All rooms are large with en suite. Home made bread and eggs from our own chickens for breakfast. Visit Kerikeri's historic Stone Store, cafes, farmers market and art galleries, play a round of golf or take a trip to a local beach. Swim with dolphins or catch a marlin - we can arrange it for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swallows Ridge

Address: 32A Rangitane Road, Kerikeri 0294, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Kerikeri
Price Range: $170 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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