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Aotearoa Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to wonder why our travel agent had put us here - it's a few kms out of town and quite isolated. Very basic, although adequate for just one night. Clean and fresh but quite minimal in what is offered. Clean big bathroom - laminated not tiled, big mirror and bench and hot shower so that was fine. And...

Thank Maria G
McKinleyville, California
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We understand that this hotel has new owners - they obviously have worked hard to make the hotel clean and appealing and we had a very nice stay there. It's not within walking distance of town but close enough for an easy drive. Our rooms were spacious - a good-sized bedroom, nice bath with shower, well-stocked kitchen, and sitting area....

Thank Mary V
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I had a one night stay at this small place in Whitianga. Once I reached the place, there was no one at the reception and we had to keep ringing the bell for almost 30 min before somebody appeared. There is a Korean couple who looks after the property. Their language is not readily understood. There is no food available...

Thank Drsabharwal
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Staff was friendly and check in was easy. Surrounding grounds were nice. Room was quite small, very low to the floor twin beds, no work area, not even a chair. I will add that the wifi was great. Our outside furniture had outlived it's usefulness. We were right next to the kitchen and at times it was a little noisy....

Thank LLW444
Simpsonville, SC
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The room was a good size and very clean. The tv gets only 4 channels but we only sleep in a room. It took us 35 minutes to walk back from town. The bathroom was nice, shower only. I would love to stay again. The hotel does arrange package deals with tours. We did a tour package that was perfectly...

Thank Rob1eddy
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Located just a few minutes' drive from the town centre in a lovely garden setting There was a mix up with our booking and they had us in a room with one bed instead of two, however this was sorted out. The room was very clean with nice beds and linen. Free breakfast was basic, but adequate. Staff were friendly.

Thank Fraser S
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with my family 4 nights in december and we had a great time. Comfortable beds, clean rooms and super nice and serviceminded straff. For us it was the perfect location, quiet but just a short walk to the beach. It is a family owned hotel and we highly appriciated the personalized reception. You feel like home here....

Thank Klara J
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We booked a suite which came with a small kitchen and two beds. Beds were kind of soft/uncomfortable but did the job. Internet was horribly slow, but I guess it's expected in such a small town. We had to kill about 4 bugs (3 small flies, 1 mosquito) flying around our room/bathroom. There were random $50 surcharges if you messed...

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Washington DC
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Loved staying at this hotel, the rooms were HUGE, and they had a full kitchen as well, which helped with the costs of eating out. The staff was friendly during the check-in process and was able to give you information about the area, directions and was even able to give me tide information. As for the room itself, the only...

Thank Heather L
Kansas City
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Room was comfortable, so was the bed! Breakfast totally mediocre - lousy bread, no cheese, cold cuts or eggs - not worth the $15 price. Better to go to town. The shower head is the cheapest piece of junk, provides a paltry spurt. The manager is Korean, nice guy, but barely speaks English. Parking very awkward. The place needs some...

Thank Sush108

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Aotearoa Lodge

Address: 70 Racecourse Road, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: €77 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aotearoa Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“family rooms were large and plenty of room”
craigousm, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Check bed hardness/softness before accepting a room”
LeS339, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All are good rooms”
jillk614, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Wasn't impressed at all so I wouldn't recommend this hotel”
11catherinet, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful”
Kimsteve15, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
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