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The Steeples Cottage, Studio & B&B

At a Glance

    Pros

  • just a 40 minute walk to the seal colony and an hour's walk to Tauranga Bay
  • there's a safe swimming beach at the base of the cliffs

    Cons

  • parking can be a bit tight
  • dog onsite

The Steeples Cottage, Studio & B&B Review

Perched on the cliff top overlooking The Steeples rocks offshore, this B&B, self-contained cottage and studio is great value. Hosts Pauline and Bruce have a strong local knowledge and give you the opportunity to be as pampered or as independent as you want. The fully equipped cottage has a separate entrance and its own sea view. It works for a couple or, with a couple of beds added, can do for a family as well. Pauline has a lovely garden to wander or sit at the table on the cliff top and enjoy a wine while watching the sunset. There's an extra self-contained studio behind the cottage and B&B rooms in the main house. Lighthouse Road is tricky to find so get instructions first.

    Hotel Details

  • 1 cottage, 1 studio, 2 B&B rooms.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
Updated: 02-18-2014

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