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"Simply magic!  Stunning views, peaceful surroundings...we loved it all.  Who needs to travel overseas, when this great spot is on our doorstep? We shall certainly return."  R&J, Auckland

"Location! Location! Location! The best mini-break ever." D&L, Half Moon Bay

"Incomparable! R&R for the body and soul." R&K, Auckland

"Thank you for making our holiday a truly treasured memory."  I&L, Christchurch

"Really too beautiful for words.  Simply outstanding...Wow".  L&P, Hamilton


“Ultimate relaxation! Thanks again.” D&B
“Thank you for letting us share in your slice of paradise. It’s wonderful. Will be back.”
“Third time here and still a very special beautiful retreat. Thanks again.” B&D
“A magic and special place we will never forget. Thank you for your wonderful hospitality.”
“A real gem of a place. Great hosts - very helpful. We’ll be back.” R&B, Wellington
“A great find - what a lovely place - So peaceful - you feel like you are sleeping under the stars. Thank you for all your help.” I&G, Auckland


“Awesome views and privacy.  Just what we needed!” K&C, North Shore
 “Truly a piece of paradise, we found it very hard to leave. Thank you for your hospitality and what can we say about the view ‘Incredible’”. D&S, Whangarei
“Fantastic spot. We have enjoyed relaxing in this amazing hideaway.” D&B
“Beautiful views, total peace…we enjoyed our visit to the island. Thank you.” D&N
“A great escape away from it all, so much so close by and a spectacular place to come back to. Many thanks.” S&H
“Thanx guys so much for the wonderful weekend. We loved our stay here as the place is amazing and a place to tell everyone about.” M&S
A wonderful place with fantastic views - made for a very relaxing weekend! We hope to be back. Thanks! R&J
“What an idyllic spot! We loved the privacy and tranquility of this beautifully constructed hideaway. The views are amazing - looking out over the treetops to an ever-changing vista of sea and cloud formations. At night the lights of the city and coastal settlements add a ‘Christmassy’ feel. We would love to return for a longer stay.” M&S
“We’ve had a lovely night and day. Beautiful outlook. A really peaceful spot.” B&D

“This place is WAY above what we’d hoped for. The high winds and stormy weather this week have just served to make it even more of a haven - a place of quiet and stillness in the midst of a storm! J is particularly impressed to find a sports magazine. Thanks for all the extra touches.” J&R, Auckland
“Wow! This is a fantastic retreat, we have really enjoyed this stay, and will be back as soon as we can…and now back to Auckland and reality!” T&C
“Was the best spot to stay on this ‘beautiful island’.  Very peaceful and we enjoyed the view!” S&A
“Beautiful - you guys are living the dream!” J&B
“Thank you for your amazing hospitality. The view was incredible, we even got to see the comet! Your place is beautiful - can’t wait to come again.” C&E
“Fantastic place - awesome view. Very quiet and peaceful. Will definitely recommend to all friends and family.” K&C
 “A wonderful place and a wonderful view. Thank you for such a lovely time. We’ll definitely be back and will recommend to friends and family.” L&R

“Fantastic! We came in on Friday as a couple and left on Sunday engaged! Thanks for all the covert work behind the scenes. (She said ‘Yes” BTW!). Thanks again. R&J, Auckland
“What a view! Will return for sure and also recommend to friends and family. Good Stereo!” D&K
“What a wicked place! Thank you very much we had a fantastic time. Hopefully we will be back sooner rather than later!” K&P
 “Fourth visit - magnificient as always - we will be back. Thank you.” M&D, Auckland
“Heaven is on the balcony at Crosstrees. No better place to holiday yourself to laughter and happiness. Loved it!!” P&B
 “Private, peaceful and perfect. A piece of paradise in Waiheke - would love to do it all over again.”
 “Wow!!! What a fantastic location, we felt totally secluded and away from the hustle and bustle of everyday live. We had a fantastic time.” L&V, Auckland


“What a slice of heaven! Gorgeous place, $m view and lots of little touches to make the stay special. Great way to celebrate our 14th wedding anniversary. Thanks, we’ll be back.” M&D
“Once again a wonderfully relaxing stay. The views really are amazing. We love coming here, it’s our second home! Thank you - a great 1 year anniversary! S&R, Tauranga
“Fantastic and perfect! See you on our next anniversary!” T&T
“The perfect place to spend our 12th wedding anniversary.  Our 4th time here and we still love it. Thanks again!” D&B
“Fabulous place for our combined 25th wedding anniversary and P’s birthday. Beyond expectations, so peaceful and restful. An amazing evening at Te Whau, dinner, views, golden sunset over the city. Would love to make it next year for the anniversary.  You were right - it is a special place! Thank you.” K&P, Mt Albert
“A gorgeous lil’ place for the perfect escape. We enjoyed our one year anniversary here on this beautiful island. Beautiful views and relaxing - definitely a wonderful stay without the kids - but unfortunately it’s back to reality today, hehe, can’t wait to be able to have another weekend on our own again and would definitely come back here to stay.  Thank you so much for letting us stay.” G&J, Auckland.
“Just as wonderful as our honeymoon - favourite place in the world! Love the view and the island. Thanks again! E&C
“What a great place you have!!  We couldn’t have got a better start for our next 25 years. We are leaving today with a promise to celebrate our 50th here. Awesome place with million $ views throughout…” S&S
“What a fantastic view; what a fantastic place! Thank you very much for what I can only term a blessed and blissful way to celebrate our 27th anniversary! We hope to be back in the near future! God bless you abundantly!”  H&L, Tauranga

“Heaven is on the balcony at CrossTrees”
“Private, Peaceful and Perfect.”
“Wow. What a fantastic location.”
“A fabulous break from the big smoke.”
“A great escape away from it all - so much so close by.”

“This has been the perfect 40th birthday escape - Total seclusion, magic view with all the comforts.” K&P, Auckland
“Well I wasn’t ready to turn 40 but being in this peaceful setting even with the thunder and storms was a relaxing and tranquil way to accomplish my milestone.” R&J, Auckland
“Views to die for - this is why we choose to live in NZ. A fabulous break from the big smoke to celebrate a birthday. We had a great time and would love to come back.” N&E, Auckland
“What a great place! Thanks for the privacy - we felt like we were miles away from anyone. A beautiful chalet well set out for a romantic week and a birthday treat. We will be back.” L&P, Christchurch.


“A great escape away from it all, so much so close by and a spectacular place to come back to. Many thanks.”

“Was the best spot to stay on this ‘beautiful island’.  Very peaceful and we enjoyed the view!”