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London
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Opito is a lovely bay off the beaten track but well situated for many of the sights within the Coromandel peninsula. There's nothing to do in the bay itself other than to chill out and walk along the beach so those wanting to eat or drink out will need to take a 30 minute drive into Whittianga. Staying at Leighton...

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Richmond, B.C.
Reviewed 22 December 2011

We stayed at the Leighton Lodge and loved the "off the track" location; 3/4 of an hour over a winding gravel road that landed you at a B & B just back of a one km long bay and beach. The view from our room deck was beautiful. The room was very comfortable and the hosts were extremely helpful and...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2011

My husband had always wanted to stay in Opito Bay, never having quite made it there before. It is spectacular. It is totally isolated at the end of a fantastic scenic drive which is only partially tar-sealed. Opito Bay has the most amazing beach to walk on where you hardly ever see anybody else out of season. The B&B is...

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Hamilton New Zealand
Reviewed 19 June 2011

We arrived at Leighton Lodge after a long drive through heavy rain and wind, Wally, Maire their dog and cat gave us a warm welcome with a home cooked meal and entertaining conversation. The next day when the weather cleared we enjoyed a long walk along the beautiful beach with Wally who is very knowledgeable about local history in the...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 21 April 2011

We had a very nice stay at Leighton Lodge. The Pacific Room was nice with a small ensuite and a lovely little patio with a million dollar view. We had a good continental breakfast and the hosts were very pleasant. There is a wonderful beach about a three minute walk from your door and in April the community is very...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2011

Arriving from the UK after an intial 2 night stay in Auckland, the journey by car to Opito Bay was beautiful. It was truely like stepping back in time and we quickly felt at home after the warm welcome from Wally & Maire. We stayed for 2 nights in the lovely 'room with a view' of the Pacific - which...

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Auckland
Reviewed 2 March 2011

We enjoyed a 3 night weekend in Opito Bay as part of a wedding, its a secluded lovely beach, great for swimming and quiet reflection. The accommodation was great, we had the self contained unit so some self catering was possible but thoroughly enjoyed the breakfast and dinner meals provided. The hosts are friendly and helpful , all up a...

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auckland
Reviewed 6 January 2011

This lovely B&B is situated in one of the best spots in the Coromandel - Opito Bay. The views of the beach are absolutley stunning. The hosts are outstanding, so helpful and friendly providing such a good service....we found it to be the best accomodation in the area. I thoroughly recommend this place for overseas visitors wanting to visit the...

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Address: 17 Stewart Place | RD 2, Whitianga, Whitianga 3592, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: ₹ 7,402 - ₹ 10,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“ask for the double with the balcony!”
 of 5 bubbles thereandbackagainNZ, 28 Oct 2013 | Read review
“If you plan to go you can arrange ahead of time with the owners to have dinner on arrival as there are no places to eat in Opito Bay. Opito Bay is populated with New Zealanders. It is very small as it is mainly set up as a place of summer homes that are mostly unoccupied during the cooler seasons. The Leighton Lodge B & B owners live there 12 months of the year.”
 of 5 bubbles doreenandneil, 22 Dec 2011 | Read review
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