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Burbank
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We stayed one night after flying from LAX and driving up to this beautiful small city from Auckland. The hotel owners were most accommodating, the room, with separate bedroom, was very large, and breakfast brought to the room was outstanding.

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavour to make our guests stay with us enjoyable . Your feedback makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 April 2016

clean rooms, comfortable beds, friendly staff, nice pool area, great for business stays - breakfast available - and a park just up the road for little ones if needed. Not in central town, but a very short drive to hood Thai etc.

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Our mission is to provide the best possible accommodation experience and promote all Northland has to offer. It is so great to hear that we have achieved this. We hope you get the chance to come back and enjoy it again.

Llandudno, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This was a very nice motel with every possible facility including a dishwasher. It was very clean and tidy with traditional furnishings. All the facilities were excellent. It was about 20 min walk into city but it was an easy walk. Free parking and wifi.

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback. It is so good to know that we are on the right track and that you enjoyed you stay. Hope we get to see you again.

Orange, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2016

First stop on our NZ holiday and it certainly set the bar high! Everything you could want for a relaxing break. Spacious, comfortable, clean and well located. An error by the booking agency was swiftly dealt with by the manager. Definitely recommend the Lodge Bordeaux to travellers, and we look forward to returning if we're ever in the area again!

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavour to make our guests stay with us enjoyable with our accommodation and also seeing our beautiful Northland. Your feedback makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again.

North Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Having passed this place many times its located just off the main Highway 1 in Whangarei. It looked impressive from passing but have never had a need to stop in that area. Well, the chance arose and we booked it.Was so delighted the minute we opened the door. Lovely decor attention to detail, well designed.8 large bottles wine in room,...

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. It is great to know that our little extras are appreciated. We endeavor to make our guests stay with us enjoyable with our accommodation and take care with our selection of wines. Your feedback makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again.

Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This hotel is delightful. The rooms are spacious and well maintained with large beds, double spa bath and plenty of other great features including a swimming pool (not sure if it's heated). The manager was very helpful and ensured we enjoyed our stay. We live local but just decided to have a night with a bit of luxury for our...

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavour to make our guests stay with us enjoyable . Your feedback makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again

Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We were impressed with the comfortable lovely décor. Our unit was spotlessly clean and well presented. The kitchen was great and the dinning room very comfortable. They provide a lovely swimming pool which is well fenced so small children cant enter without an adult

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We will share this with our great team of cleaners so they know their efforts are worthwhile. We hope you get the chance to come back and enjoy it again.

Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Such nice decor, clean, quite. Could hear a bit of traffic early in the am but not bad. The cat is so cute and friendly...loved him! Go to the art gallery cafe if you are headed north. About 30 min from there and awesome lunch / breakfast with beautiful views! I will stay again if we ever come back!

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Our mission is to provide the best possible accommodation experience and promote all Northland has to offer. It is so great to hear that we have achieved this. We hope you get the chance to come back and enjoy it again.

Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2016

A lovely motel, stayed 3 days in a balcony suite, it was very big, extremely comfortable, relaxing and very clean, arrived to a warm welcome, everything was provided for, so much attention to detail, easy parking, it's about a 15 minute walk or 5 minute drive to the town centre. Would definately stay again, highly recommend.

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavour to make our guests stay with us enjoyable and it is great to know it is appreciated. We hope you get the chance to stay with us again.

Sydney
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Appreciate the reviews I'd read here which directed me to Lodge Bordeaux. Just stayed a night and arrived late but nicely appointed clean room which was hard to fault. Didn't try breakfast so can't comment there. Would have appreciated soy milk for tea but admittedly not available in many places. Very courteous and helpful woman running front office and who...

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavour to make our guests stay with us enjoyable and it is great to know it is appreciated. We hope you get the chance to stay with us again

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lodge Bordeaux is Whangarei’s only Qualmark 5 Star motel offering luxury accommodation to the discerning traveller or business executive.Only 2 hours drive from Auckland and a short distance from Whangarei shopping and business district, restaurants, sports and conference facilities. Beautifully landscaped grounds with heated swimming pool.Room décor is sophisticated and elegant.The fabrics and linens are tasteful, the bathrooms are luxurious. Rooms are spacious, many have their own balcony/patio. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lodge Bordeaux

Address: 361 Western Hills Drive - State Highway 1, Whangarei, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: €127 - €157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lodge Bordeaux 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Stayed right down the end away from the road, we didn't hear a thing.”
 of 5 bubbles 493kymc, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 is handicap access so may be more roomy than others.”
 of 5 bubbles Boodus, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The hotels adjoins the main highway to Northland, with plenty of trucks. Try to ensure you get a room far away from the property entrance!”
 of 5 bubbles Uhuru966, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Have stayed in both 2 bed and 1 bed unit - fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles kftraveller2016, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Further from road front the better. Close the bathroom window & you'll be fine.”
 of 5 bubbles 18Kellieann, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
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