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The Old Oak Boutique Hotel

66 Waterfront Drive, Mangonui New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
Our beautiful small hotel features just six rooms - three suites, two premium studios, and a standard room. The heritage building has been modernised for the comfort of our guests with new bathrooms, More lighting, plumbing, and insulation and has been decorated with a contemporary mix of modern and country. All rooms, other than our petite standard room, have modern heating and cooling systems and our three suites feature kitchenettes. The property is home to a colonial inspired garden with organic herb and vegetable beds, formal rose garden, petanque court, harbour view verandas and a courtyard nestled into the hillside of native bush and ferns. Guests can relax in the gardens and on the verandas in a private and tranquil setting. The Old Oak provides superior service with 24 hour management, daily housekeeping, and concierge services. Enjoy fishing, swimming, country walks, and strolls along Waterfront Drive in the 19th century whaling village of Mangonui. Mangonui village features r Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$125 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Mangonui
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A beautifully renovated heritage boutique hotel located on the waterfront and within walking distance of the centre of historical Mangonui. Our garden room was quite luxurious, decorated with modern finishes but still retaining some of the heritage features. Our hosts were very w
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Response from TheOldOak, Manager at The Old Oak Boutique Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your very pleasant review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and that we could share the beauties of Mangonui and the Old Oak with you and hope to get the chance to welcome you back for some more. Best wishes, Zoltan and Louise
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We arrived at this hotel in mid afternoon and could only stay one night. What a treasure! The young couple running the hotel, Zoltan and Louisa, greeted us warmly, showed us around and gave local recommendations. We had a ground floor garden suite, with a small patio for coffe
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Response from TheOldOak, Manager at The Old Oak Boutique Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you very much for this great review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us. You guys have inspired us to invest in some decent binoculars and do more bird watching! P.S.: That Chatham Island pigeon is still sitting there. Best Wishes, Louise and Zoltan
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This is a real good spot, only 500m from town, beside the harbour and housed in a beautiful old historic building that has been very nicely restored/modernised. We had 3 nights there in Nov 2018.The staff are great, the Hungarian Manager (sorry mate but I can't remember your name
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Response from TheOldOak, Manager at The Old Oak Boutique Hotel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Bill and Family, Thank you for your kindness! You're making us blush. We really hope that we can treat you to some more of that famous HungaroFarNorthern Hospitality sometime again soon! Wishing you all the best, Zoltan and Louise
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Winging it across New Zealand for the month of November, we were fortunate to stumble across The Old Oak Boutique Hotel. Magnificent. The detail of the restoration of the old building is perfect. Modern updates to the suites make it absolutely comfortable.
Louise and Zoltan went
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Response from TheOldOak, Manager at The Old Oak Boutique Hotel
Responded 7 Nov 2018
Dear Jim, Thank you for staying with us, for the good banter and for your heartwarming feedback. We're glad we could serve as a great first step on your month long journey and hope it continues to be just as amazing! Rosie is more than welcome to stay here forever, you guys were a pleasure to host. Wishing you all the best! Regards, Louise and Zoltan
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The Old Oak is probably one of my favourite places that I've stayed in in New Zealand. Located in the quiet town of Mangonui, this is a perfect base for exploring the Northlands. We stayed for only 2 nights but wished we could have stayed for longer.

Our room was the Ponga room
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Response from TheOldOak, Manager at The Old Oak Boutique Hotel
Responded 23 Oct 2018
Thank you very much for your kind words Mei! You guys have been an absolute pleasure to host and we wish you could have stayed longer too. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Z&L
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View from the balcony as the sun comes up
Veranda Old Oak Hotel
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Our luxurious bed - excellent mattress!
Ponga suite bathroom
"Ruru suite has a great balcony and good views"
"Ponga room for great views & space."
"eilther upstairs with balcony or downstairs in the back; avoid front room near front door, except it is a lovely and large suite"
"we had the Pohutukawa room on the ground floor which opens onto the garden...very happy with it"
"Rooms facing the bay provide good views"
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