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On the Beach Bed and Breakfast

On the Beach Bed and Breakfast 66 STATE HIGHWAY 25, SIMPSON'S BEACH WHAREKAHO, WHITIANGA view on map
On the Beach Bed and Breakfast 71% 7 user reviews 7
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  • On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
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At the northern end of Mercury Bay lies the beautiful sands of Simpson's Beach. Safe swimming all year round no matter what tide...

Walk along the beach or relax on the decks of this modern well appointed home where you will be looked after by Gordon and Diana Barnaby, your hosts.

Our modern Bed and Breakfast offers 3 spacious guestrooms - each with their own ensuite.

We pride ourselves on offering high quality facilities and top class service at reasonible rates. We have three rooms and our guests are welcome to make use of our home whilst they stay with us. Our lounge overlooks beautiful Mercury Bay and the beach is only a very short walk over our lawn onto the beach.

We have kayaks available for guests to use and we provide beach towels for those who wish to swim in our clear waters of the bay. We welcome guests with either tea or coffee and home baking or should you wish to come to our bar and have complimentary beer or wine (NZ brands of course). We are only too happy to advise guests of what to see and do in town and where to eat.

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Balcony/Courtyard
  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Board Games
  • Breakfasts
  • Check-in Time: 2:00pm
  • Check-out Time: 11:00am
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Clothesline
  • Cocktail Bar
  • Courtesy Vehicle
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Guest Laundry
  • High Speed wireless internet
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Non Smoking
  • Parking - Off street
  • Petanque
  • Photocopier
  • Serviced Rooms Daily
  • Sky TV
  • Sky TV cinema & TV lounge
  • Spa
  • Toilet Facilities
  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Weddings
  • Wheelchair Access
On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
  • Really lovely stay, lovely hosts who were very welcoming and friendly, very clean, nice touches of homemade biscuits and chocolates. Magic to be beside the sea. 5
    CAROLYN IRONSIDE - Jan 19, 2013 (Stayed Jan 2013) Travelbug verified review
  • Thank you Carolyn, it was our pleasure to host you.
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On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
  • It was a fantastic stay. We really enjoyed it. The place was well equipped and very comfortable. The hosts - Diane & Gordan were fabulous and perfect. This is the best accomodation we found with reasonable price and superb home made breakfast. We will surely be returning here and referring to friends and family. A++++++++++ Ashok and Raziya 5
    ASHOK MALLYA - Dec 13, 2011 (Stayed Dec 2011) Travelbug verified review
  • Thank you - we endeavour to look after our guests Gordon and Diana
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On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
  • The stay for two day was just ok...the couple were friendly when we arrived.the lady showed us the mop as soon as we entered the room to wipe the floor if we wet it!!shocking!!Next morning breakfast was late and the lady cleared my plate while i was still eating!!horrible!! Later on we were told by the lady not to sleep under the duvet since its hard for her to do washing!!!there was no privacy at all since the lady kept coming in the room without asking and even checked my feet for dirt before i entered the house that evening!! she was being very GRUMPY and made us feel very uncomfortable. ..She didnt even allow us to use the laundry facilities.Gentleman was very friendly and helpful and the view was great...wont be going back ever!! 1
    shabina khan - May 2, 2010 Travelbug verified review
  • It is good to get peoples responses to our service and we do take notice of it. Firstly when guests have never stayed at a B & B before and not used to the concept of a "wet bathroom" we endeavour to show them the manner in which to use the facilities. Indeed on Saturday evening when they went to dinner we had to take the equivilant of a bucket of water from the floor in the bathroom and spa room that they left with the floor awash. Breakfast was not late on Saturday, they ordered it at 9.30 and then they were still late and on Sunday they were an hour early, but we were ready for them. As to the laundry, we offered to do their washing for them and they declined the offer. All we asked was that when people come up from the beach, that they wash the sand off their feet in the place provided outside. By the way they spent 2 hours driving around Whitianga trying to find us and even drove past our large outside sign as they left the details of where they were staying in Auckland
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On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
  • Exellent location and very well priced,great host and clean rooms and great breakfast,we will be back. 5
    stanley chan - Nov 12, 2009 Travelbug verified review
On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
  • The house is well built with a stunning view of the islands. The hosts are friendly and the place is very clean and new. Check the big screen downstairs. The breakfast was top. We'll come back. 5
    Jesse VOZA - Nov 9, 2009 Travelbug verified review
On the Beach Bed and Breakfast
  • Very warm and friendly hosts. Nice house in a beautiful location. "Highly reccomended" 5
    Michael Briggs - Feb 9, 2009 Travelbug verified review

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