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Cumbria
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful house set in a wonderful tropical garden. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. It was relaxing and Kerikeri is not as busy as Paihia and it is much more attractive. We were well looked after by Lionel and Robert. The house is spotlessly clean and our room was pleasant and spacious. The bed was really comfortable...

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights, wished we stayed longer as it was a very relaxing property and is a good starting point for the north island. 5 star quality property for regular prices. Lionel was an excellent host and made a scrumptious breakfast.

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Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The long driveway from the main road with it's beautiful greenery and gardens emanated peace and tranquillity. The large grand front door was most inviting and drew me into a stunning long hallway with a beautiful water feature which furthered the theme of peace and tranquillity. The décor, the large tropical gardens with a swimming pool and a luxurious bed...

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Moergestel, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in The cottage which is seperate from the house. Good privacy. Nice pool. Great service. Lionel And rob give Great service. Everything is clean And If you have a problem they Will help you in any way they can.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very peaceful. The bed and the room was luxurious - best sleep ever. The gardens are simply beautiful! There a several quiet places within the extensive gardens that you can tuck yourself into and 'hide-away'. Thank you to Rob and Lionel for being such wonderful hosts.

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Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate Villa, responded to this review

Kia Ora Ana B Thank you for taking the time to write a great reveiw for us. We do realy on these reviews and all our guest who book with us all check these out. It was fantastic to catch up with you and your sister. Hope you have settled in back home and looking after all those children. Will...

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hi Lionel, I am still missing the yummy breakfast you kindly served along with your homemade muesli and freshly squeezed orange juice. You have nailed the exclusive boutique accommodation experience! I knew from the moment that I perched on the luxurious bed complete with high quality linen that I was in trouble. You see how would I be able to...

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Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate Villa, responded to this review

Kia Ora SVarrow, Thank you for your wonderful review. We absolutely look forward to your return were all my guest and you can just rest and relax and not do anything. I enjoyed our conversations and hope you keep trying new and wonderful places to stay. I hope one day you will get to Vietnam? All the best to you...

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stayed here in Dec 2016 in the cottage. What an amazing place, the house and garden are fabulous so tropical and peaceful. Just sitting in the garden watching and listening to the birds was very relaxing. Lionel and Rob made us very welcome. Breakfasts were lovely carefully prepared by Lionel. There is a supermarket and restaurant within about 20...

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Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate Villa, responded to this review

Kia Ora Ceegolfer, Thank you for your review, we really appreicated it. We hope the golfing is going well and wish you all the best for the 2017. Thank you again. Cheers

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Moon Gate Villa is amazing. You drive down the driveway and it opens up to a stunning garden area. The main house is beautiful with a fish pond that runs along side of the foyer. Our hosts Lionel and Rob were wonderful. We stayed in the cottage for one night (wish it had been for two) and there was a...

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Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate Villa, responded to this review

Kia Ora menjm, Thank you for your kind review and recommendations to your friends. Next time you might stay in one of the Villa rooms on your next visit back to the Bay of Islands. All the best. Cheers

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Moongate villa is probably one of the best B&B in New Zealand. From the moment you arrive you feel more than welcome. This time we stayed in the cottage, which was very nice and cosy. Lionel and Robert have an excellent feeling of being there and giving you privacy. The superb gourmet breakfast is amazing, however you can also get...

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Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate Villa, responded to this review

Kia Ora Marco_4111 Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. You are one of the special guests who got to stay in both our Villa suite and the cottage. Thank you again for choosing to stay with us and we do hope you will visit again. Cheers

Austrian Alps, Austria
Reviewed 12 December 2016

we had really wonderful days at Moon Gate Villa, the garden is wonderful and the owner very friendly and makes great breakfast. we can recommend Moongate Villa and his owner. We stay in the cottage and visit Kerikeri and the wonderful surrounding including a trip to Cap Reinga.

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Lionel C, Owner at Moon Gate Villa, responded to this review

Kia Ora 705bridget thank you for taking the time to write us a review. It is very much appreciated. All the best for 2017. Cheers

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inspired by the shape of Cupid’s bow, Moon Gate Villa was originally designed for a romance novelist. Its timeless and elegant design offers sumptuous accommodation surrounded by 1.5 acres of gardens, waterfalls and reflective pools. Private suites feature luxury linens, in-house movies, exclusive guest lounge and access to the heated pool.Free hi-speed Internet and a full breakfast is included in all our rates. Evening dining by arrangement. A hidden treasure, 2 minutes from Kerikeri village in the heart of the Bay of Islands. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moon Gate Villa

Address: 462 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0293, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Kerikeri
Price Range: ₹ 10,383 - ₹ 15,239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Moon Gate Villa 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Our room faced garden - private and beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles pandmsutton, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Premium Suite which was absolutely luxurious”
 of 5 bubbles jeffreyconnor, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The cottage is delightful!”
 of 5 bubbles KLBB1234, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are all good, however if you wish a large bath in the bathroom, the Premium one is the one.”
 of 5 bubbles 1811027Scott, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Cottage is great if you want a self contained place where you are able to do some basic cooking”
 of 5 bubbles ceegee377, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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