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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good8%
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  • 13 Mar 2013
    “Truly outstanding”
  • 27 Feb 2013
    “The Best B & B ever”
155 Taupahi Rd, Turangi 3334 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Wheelchair Access
Pool
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Reviewed 13 March 2013

Ika Lodge is one of those B&Bs that you are occasionally very lucky to find. It definitely deserves an 'excellent' rating. Margaret and Ken are outstanding hosts and extremely helpful in organising trips or dinner bookings. Margaret was even able to arrange a massage which...More

2  Thank Chris F
Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 15 March 2013

Thank you and it was a pleasure to have you both stay, trust the rest of your NZ holidays was a memorable experience.

Reviewed 27 February 2013

This is the best B & B we have ever stayed in. Margaret and Ken are perfect hosts. We stayed 2 nights to be able to complete the Tongariro Crossing. Ken organised it all for us with early weather forecasts, bus booking, early call and...More

1  Thank neil-harriet
Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 4 March 2013

Thank you for your kind comments we are extremely pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that the rest of your visit to NZ was as memorable

Reviewed 22 February 2013

Stayed 2 nights in this outstanding place run by Margaret and Ken who couldn´t do a better job as hosts. Of course breakfasts are excellent, rooms are perfect and surrounding gardens are lovely and quiet- but it´s Margaret´s and Ken´s personality making the difference. They...More

Thank Josef R
Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 24 February 2013

Thank you for your comments, we love what we do and all the great people that we meet and hope that this goes someway to ensuring our guests have a memorable experience at Ika Lodge. We trust that your holiday in NZ was all and...More

Reviewed 18 February 2013

Having spent a month travelling NZ including staying at the Wellington Club and Larnach Castle, the breakfasts Margaret provided excelled them all. The room was also always stocked with delicious home made biscuits AND there was a decanter of port! Margaret and Kenneth were incredibly...More

Thank RGB8
Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 24 February 2013

Many thanks, we like to think that breakfast at Ika Lodge is a meal that sends our guests off on the right foot for another day of exploration, it is nice to know that it is enjoyed.

Reviewed 15 February 2013

We had a large modern, clean room, with cookies and tea on arrival, and port with glasses in a small anteroom for use later. The bed is large and comfortable, and the bath and shower are excellent. There is excellent wi-fi, and plenty of room...More

1  Thank Charlie S
Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 17 February 2013

Thank you for your comments, we have analysed the cost of credit card transactions and realised that with a small operation the costs were disproportionate, a number of similar operations to ours do not accept credit cards and also most hotels, airlines and petrol/gas stations...More

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About
Description
Ika Lodge provides boutique accommodation, in either two B&B Suites or a 2 bedroom self contained apartment on the banks of the Tongariro River - a perfect base for fishing the best rainbow trout rivers in the More world, bush and mountain walks, skiing and the world famous Tongariro Crossing walk. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$109 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$109 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
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Room & Suite (8)
Dining (6)
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"There are only 3 rooms available ... the Garden Room is adjacent to the lounge and breakfast room on the..."
ChrisF828
13 Mar 2013
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"Both rooms are excellent!"
MuseoffireAD
1 Dec 2012
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"I think the downstairs rooms are spacious and comfortable. Unfortunately the upstairs room is rather..."
Bjerkana
11 Nov 2012
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