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B & B Home


Waipu Bed and Breakfast situated half way between Waipu Town and Waipu Cove surf beach. Built in 2005 on a peaceful and tranquil hill with beautiful views of the whole of Bream Bay and the Waipu river estuary. Only 1.5 hours north of Auckland or south of Bay of Islands on SH1 and 30 mins south of Whangarei on SH1 also on the Twin Coast Discovery car route and Te Araroa walking route.

  • Fabulous sea views of Bream Bay, the Waipu River Estuary, Whangarei Heads and Hen and Chicken Islands.

  • Within easy reach of beaches, walks, and tourist amenities such as golf, kayaking, horse-treking, fishing, caving as well as restaurants and shops.

  • Ideally situated for part of the Te Araroa walkway with drop offs/pick ups available check out these walks on

  • Perfect for relaxing, unwinding, re-charging the batteries and recovering from jet-lag.

  • Free WIFI

  • Massage Therapy available in house on request.

  • Two double/twin ensuite rooms and one self-contained flat available.

  • Outdoor Spa pool with sea and river estuary views.

  • Landscaped gardens and Petanque/Boules court.

  • Gift baskets can be arranged if booked in advance see


Internet Special - stay 3 nights but only pay for 2- Just mention this offer when booking.



  • Solar power is used to heat the water

  • Rain/tank water is used in preference to town supply

  • Composting of all organic waste is reused in the garden

  • Garden produce is used whenever possible

  • Recycling of inorganic matter is practiced as much as possible

  • Subscriber to the New Zealand Fairy Tern Charitable Trust (see Zany's News for more info)


"Fabulous view and hospitality" Kaye & Robin from Australia

"A Scenic Haven, a great outlook" Sheana from Auckland, NZ

"Beautiful view, great room, super company" Sue & Jules from England

"Such a magic place" Bev & Mick from Rotorua, NZ

"Wonderfully relaxing" Chris from England

"Superb. Thank you" Rodger from Scotland

"Delightful" Kate & Joe from Auckland, NZ

"Everything lovely" Val & Heather from Melbourne

"Most comfortable and relaxing stay. Lovely home" Gail & John from England

"Lovely house, magnificent view, great hospitality" Connie & Al from Canada

"Great house, stunning views" Jamie & Josephine from Scotland

The house has a quiet, meditation or yoga room available to guests and also a shared lounge with 29 inch TV, VCR, DVD, CD and a selection of videos and DVD's to watch and CD's to listen to. Unfortunately, the house is not suitable for children as it has not been built with children in mind and has no facilities to cater for children. And those guests arriving on motorbike are required to give the owner a ride on their bike in order to stay at Zany's Haven Bed and Breakfast.

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