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We are often greeted with huge smiles (the ladies) and barely contained disappointment (the guys) when we tell them: ‘no – we don’t have Sky and Sky Sports channels’ available on our in-room TV service. Have you spent 2 weeks hibernating and watching the…
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This last month has been notable for a number of guests who flew in via Kerikeri (Bay of Islands) airport, to visit the sites, but without the use of a private car. A little about roads in the Far North: we are rather proud of the fact that once you’ve…
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I recently asked some Kiwi guests from the South Island, what brought them to Kerikeri and the Bay of Islands in June.  “We were looking for somewhere warmer!” was their quick and to-the-point answer. All things being equal, we are usually a couple of…
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The Makana Chocolate factory has always been a popular spot for our guests to stroll to, and since the opening of the Packhouse Market last year, it makes for a wonderful outing just a handful of meters from our front entrance on a Saturday morning.  Two…
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Te Kōngahu - the new Treaty of Waitangi museum opened its doors to the public on the 8th February 2016, and is truly a new 'taonga' for the Bay of Islands and New Zealand; much deserved of a visit.
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The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is awarded to properties that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. At Moon Gate Villa, we are proud that we have won this prestigious award every year since our opening in late 2011,…
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Summer sees the Bay of Islands as it busiest, and this year is no exception!  Aside from the myriad tours and sightseeing options, there are quite a few events that a visitors from other countries may not be aware of, so we’ll try and cover a few of them…
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The Kerikeri Garden Safari for 2015 has been and gone, and what a delight it was!  The weekend weather was almost perfect – mostly clear blue skies with the odd passing clouds, and a sprinkling shower late on Saturday afternoon just to freshen the gardens…
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We love to recommend themes for guests along their interests for day trips, and one of our favourites is the Bay of Islands’ Missionary Trail. December 2014 marks the 200 anniversary of Samuel Marsden establishing the first Christian missionary at Hohi…
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“A garden is a delight to the eye and a solace for the soul.” So we’re delighted to announce that Moon Gate Villa features in the 2015 Kerikeri Garden Safari. Celebrated since 1987, the safari raises funds for local youth support work and is a major event…
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