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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 19 January 2014

Over the past 2 months I have stayed at Bycroft Lodge on two occasions. Firstly the location was very convenient, not only is it relatively close to Auckland Airport but in addition its only 3 minutes drive to the Southern Motorway heading south out of Auckland. Despite being so close to everything it has a totally peaceful, relaxing outlook over... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2013 via mobile

This is the best B&B My wife and I have stayed in for a long time. Everything was wonderful including the owners, the room and the breakfast, the breakfast was definitely the best we have ever had. The B&B is not far from Auckland airport but it's out of the city in beautiful country landscapes which makes it ideal for... More 

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Thank David E
Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you so much for your review, to be exact, compliments, which are undoubtedly a great encouragement for us. Your satisfaction is the best rewards for our efforts and the best motivation to keep us going. To be honest, your optimism and cheerfulness also left us a deep impression. We are looking forward to seeing you again in... More 

Devonport, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2013

We spent our first night in NZ at a motel close to the airport and our last night here at Bycroft Lodge – what a contrast! I would never stay close to the airport again when you can drive out of the noise and stress of the city and stay in this beautiful setting. What a lovely spot! Some of... More 

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Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for all your helps and the lovely pictures! How lucky we could have you as our guests . It was like having long term friends staying with us! We already recommended the guests to the Bazza's and they were really enjoyed it ! We hope we can meet again in the future!! More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Went to this quaint, beautifully decorated b&B for a romantic getaway. Wow what an amazing stay. The owners are just wonderful. Had 2 beautiful 3 course dinners and awesome breakfasts. Spent most of our time in the spa overlooking the gorgeous paddocks. Very quaint setting. Thank you so much Helen and Willem. Cant wait to come back!

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Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Chanelle and Andrew for the lovely review! All the best in Aussie for you Chanelle and Andrew: The Groove salad music is great! Thanks hope to see you guys back and all best wishes for the two of you! More 

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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2013

Had an amazing nights stay here which was the perfect chance to relax after our wedding. Great views looking out over the horses and the hills. Can't recommend Helen and Willem enough and the food was beautiful.

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Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Jamie and Kate, it was a pleasure to have you as our guests. Kate looked like one of the most stunning brides getting ready in the Ascot Suite and it was so nice to have some locals enjoying their weddingnight! All the best for the two of you and thanks again for staying with us! More 

Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 2 February 2013

The owners -Helen and Willem- of this lodge do themselves credit! We had an amazing time using the Ascot suite to first prepare for our wedding and then to come and relax afterwards! The spa is divine, The room is well appointed (Nescafe machine), gorgeous linen and so spacious inside. The cooked breakfast in the morning was delicious. We couldn't... More 

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Thank ClaudiaDJ
Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Claudia, good to hear that you felt like Royalty!! That's our goal to give our guests that feeling! Thanks for staying with us and hope to see you next year for the anniversary! More 

Moscow, Russia
1 review
Reviewed 26 January 2013

We spent a few unforgettable days in a very idealistic place. The Hosts (Helen and Willem) do their best to surroundings disposed to rest and relaxation, just what we needed after a long flight. We were given for a full week to complete disposal separate house suitable for two families, at no extra cost, where there are two bedrooms, two... More 

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Thank Kateryna G
Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Kate, Anton and little Anne, Thank you for your lovely words. It was really special for us to have you around as you were our first Russian guests and we hope you enjoyed the rest of this beautiful country as well. All the best in Moscow and hope to see you ever again! More 

Mui Ne, Vietnam
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 22 January 2013

Very happy to have chosen the Bycroft Lodge for our first 2 nights on the Northern Island. A genuine warm welcome: Willem and Helen are great hosts! Interior: good eye for detail. Our little one (5 yo) really enjoyed the outdoors: the sheep, horses and chicken (don't worry....you hardly hear them) and garden to move around in. The Bycroft Lodge... More 

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Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Manon, Robin and Leyla, Thanks for the lovely words. We think you are great people, full of "life and adventure", the type of guests who inspire us! Would love to see you back before you leave the country! Helen & Willem xxx More 

Roelofarendsveen
2 reviews
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Reviewed 18 November 2012

A warmer welcome you can not wish for. After traveling in a campervan for a month and sleeping in a hostel above a 24-hour disco, we were looking for a nice relax retreat to end our travels to New Zealand. And what a (re-)treat did we get! Lovely hosts, very comfortable room decorated with taste, hottub, yummy food with view... More 

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Thank Loes H
Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Gerd, Ute & Christina, We enjoyed having you as our guests and hope the good feeling about New Zealand will stay!! Good luck with all your future plans and maybe we'll see you back here! Kind regards, Helen & Willem More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 11 November 2012

We were going to a wedding in Papakura and decided on a weekend away. Beautiful room in a lovely location. Lovely couple who did ALL they could to ensure we had a great stay!!! So accommodating!! Had 2 wonderful night's sleep there and left so rested!!! Recommend!!!

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Thank Ngarewa H
Bycroftlodge, Owner at Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Ngarewa it was a pleasure to have you as our guests. Hope you had a good trip back to Hamilton and also we hope to see you again! Kind regards, Helen & Willem More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bycroft Lodge is a boutique style B & B, comprising 2 rooms with ensuite bathrooms and one self contained apartment in the green area of Karaka, only 20 minutes from the airport and 30 minutes to the CBD of Auckland. All luxuries available to make this the perfect start or end of your 100% pure New Zealand experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bycroft Lodge Bed and Breakfast

Address: 19 Bycroft Road | R.D. 2 Drury, Karaka, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region
Price Range: €118 - €166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Book the Ascot suite, sunken lounge, dining room and seperate beedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles GrahamD525, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Book early.”
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“The Ascot Suite was glorious and great to be able to cook our own dinner.”
 of 5 bubbles casperWellingtonNZ, 10 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Ascot Suite all the way!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Chanaenei, 16 Jun 2013 | Read review
“The separate house is better then main home”
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