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Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We were welcomed with tea, french press coffee, biscuits, and smiles...all the comforts of home! Breakfasts were delicious, cooked by Joan in her kitchen upstairs and delivered by Vern to the guest area downstairs via a fun little lift/elevator. (There was also a kitchen downstairs for guest use.) I loved the sliding glass doors and veranda just outside our room,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2013

The owners are very friendly, welcoming and talkative. The house is beautiful - downstairs for the guest, upstairs for the owners. The choice of cooked breakfast is great. The place is very clean and comfortable, the rooms not too big and there is a shared kitchen. Overall, a very good choice.

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Thank G Z
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 May 2013

We spent 3 nights at Pipi Dune B&B in April 2013. The location of the B&B is very good, short drive to all places we wanted to see in the area. Joan and Vern were very helpful to assist us planning our activities. The hotel is very confortable, great breakfasts, and hosts very friendly. We felt like visiting friends. We...

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Thank Hab_and_Ber
Reviewed 12 April 2013

We stayed at Pipi Dune in Feb this year for 2 nights. A very charming place just a stone's throw away from the coromandel coast. Very clean, quiet and comfortable room. The breakfast was scrumptious each morning and the hosts were very helpful and friendly from the moment we arrived. A model for excellent service and genuine hospitality. We would...

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Thank RudolfJD
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Vern & Joan provided an extremely warm welcome during our stay in Whitianga. They were very knowledgeable & enthusiastic in assisting us plan our activities. Joan's breakfasts were very good quality. The rooms were very nice although could have been a bit larger to accommodate our hefty luggage. The use of the common kitchen and large living area was very...

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Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2013

Joan and Verne made us really welcome on our arrival with a nice cup of tea and plenty of information on the local area and good restaurants.The house is situated in a quite area within a 5 min. walk to the beach.Our bedroom was comfortable with a good shower,although we did find a shortage of space to put toiletries in...

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blaricum
Reviewed 6 March 2013

We had some unforgettable days in Whitianga with Joan and Vern Lilienthal.The lovely house,the small but nice room,everything you wanted and needed was there. The breakfast of Joan was always a good start of the day together with the enthousiastic insructions of Vern how to discover Coromandel.... The town and the region are marvelous and for us from Europe to...

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Halifax, England
Reviewed 3 March 2013

Pipi Dune is a very clean comfortable B&B. The owners, Vern and Joan, could not be more welcoming and helpful. I would recommend a stay here if you are in the area. Good restaurants are a short walk away. Joan's breakfast is tasty and generous.

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UK
Reviewed 28 February 2013

Your hosts will look after you perfectly. Rooms are adequate size and tastefully decorated. Guest lounge/dining area is comfortable with TV and red leather sofas. Breakfasts are magnificent and include a cooked option as well as cereals, yoghurts, toast etc. Beach towels and beach umbrella are also available. Unless you are prepared to drive, it is a leisurely 30 min...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Why do people choose a B&B over a hotel? Because of the personal treatment and the opportunity to meet other people, both locals and fellow travellers. All of this we found in abundance in Pipi Dune B&B. Joan and Vern are warm, congenial hosts; always genuinly interested in other people's experiences. I will not forget our wide-ranging discussions over breakfast....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pipi Dune is a purpose built Bed & Breakfast with separate guest accommodation. Located in a quiet cul de sac and within easy walking distance of pictureque Buffalo Beach, guests can walk along the sand on their way to the town centre with its trendy restaurants and cafes.We have a guest lounge, kitchenette & satellite T.V. Also free of charge is wifi, a BBQ area and off street parking.A cooked breakfast from our menu is served at a time that suits our guests, is inclusive and part of our service. There is a self serve option.We are very happy to offer advice on where to go and what to see in our very scenic part of New Zealand.We provide picnic equipment & spades for Hot Water Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pipi Dune B&B

Address: 5 Pipi Dune, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: ₹ 7,601 - ₹ 9,387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pipi Dune B&B 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles nfapps49, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Just ask the innkeepers They are excellent hosts!”
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“There is a 3 bed room which has more space than the double rooms - the double rooms are small.”
 of 5 bubbles Viv777, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It's on the ground floor so easily accessible.”
 of 5 bubbles YinYangDana, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The deluxe room is biggest and has a queen and a single bed in it. but all the rooms are a good size.”
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