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Auckland, NZ
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I have stayed in many places in nz, but the service we received here was one of the worst. Whilst the motel is well positioned and room is good, the proprietors could do with a lesson in service. We asked for some additional towels, upon which the lady at reception asked why we need more towels given we checked in...

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belfast
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Lovely town, lovely hotel- motel doesn't do it justice. Modern, understated room, well equipped kitchen. Everything was like new and the view was stunning, beach in front of hotel and huge bay that changed completely when tide went out. Gorgeous

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Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Motel accommodation isn't always what you hope for but Paku Lodge was simply a delight in every respect. Tairua is a quiet friendly and picturesque location, time seems to slow down in the Coromandel. Right from the moment we were greeted by our host we knew we were in for a treat. Check in was easy and the unit had...

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Tofino, Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Checked into this Resort late afternoon the evening of the "super moon". It is located on the water with only a small access road separating it from the beach and walkways. Truly gorgeous setting. We were in Suite 1 and it had incredible large windows and beautiful views. A great vantage Point for a sunset. Only a minutes drive from...

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Queanbeyan
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This motel is one of the best we have stayed in so far and the price reflects a far superior room rate, we had the front room upstairs and the view out the windows was fantastic, it is just a short drive to town for breakfast but the quiet road in front of the motel is just that, this is...

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Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It's a privat and beautiful location. Not far from town and easy to get around . Host is very friendly and the place is clean, nicely furnished and has a kitchen. A bit in the pricey side but hey we are here to enjoy ourselves .

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Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Awesome location, lovely view and so quiet too. Great for a relax no matter the weather. Older kids were able to play down on safe beach while mum & dad watched from balcony. Beautiful place for some nice walks and not far to other wonderful beach spots.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Fitted our needs perfectly. We had viewed two other motels and Paku Lodge surpassed these in every respect. Thoughtfully equipped. Well appointed. Great view. Lovely hosts. Very economically priced. We stayed 4 nights.

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Stunning location. Excellent facilities aand great value for money. All mod cons in a modern clean and well appointed facility. Totally recommmend. Lovely area great eateries and friendly locals. Peaceful and restful with great scenery. Maybe Kiwis in the area as well.

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Units were spacious, well furnished & clean. Our family had 2 units, both with lovely views over the bay. We had planned to use the free kayaks, but the tide was very low when we arrived, and we had to leave the next day before the water was deep enough. There is no where for children to play in the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Paku Lodge

Address: 10 The Esplanade, | Box 63, Tairua 3544, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Tairua
Price Range: €73 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Paku Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“The top floor”
 of 5 bubbles justgje, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Awesome views from units”
 of 5 bubbles nfmcmorr, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upper rooms have the best view!”
 of 5 bubbles AlexandBeth, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a balcony and a view but the one bedroom units have a larger deck and face the water.”
 of 5 bubbles elad24, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seem to have outstanding views. This hotel could not be in a better position.”
 of 5 bubbles ErskineD, 26 Jun 2015 | Read review
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