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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

Earthsong Lodge...an oasis for its beautiful location, property design and service. The location is nestled away so very quiet and has amazing views all around. The property is clean, well kept, and comfortable beds. There are special touches like homemade snacks or fresh fruit placed every late afternoon in the room. Do sign up for at least one dinner. Trevor...

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Earthsong_12, Owner at Earthsong Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you a for your appraisal of the Earthsong experience and for taking the time to share your impressions on Tripadvisor from your stay here in December. We enjoy introducing guests to beautiful Great Barrier Island which we call home. Best wishes, Carol and Trevor

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful 2 day stay to celebrate my wife's birthday. We both had not been to Great Barrier Island before so now ticked off the bucket list. Trevor & Carol's hospitality was fantastic. The food is superb. Trevor is a inventive wonderful chef and we had 2 memorable dinners-4 courses. Salomon main one night, Lamb Rack the next....

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Trevor & Carol were awesome hosts providing the ideal amount of information and guidance then leaving us to it. The room was luxury and dinner was out of this world, easily the best we have ever had, made all the more special by the remoteness and beauty of the location.

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Earthsong Lodge is a quality experience. The bush setting is magnificent, the rooms have character and hosts Trevor and Carol go out of their way to ensure their guests are pampered in every way. The food is top class. And Great Barrier Island is a treasure.

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Earthsong_12, Owner at Earthsong Lodge, responded to this review

We really appreciate your review. It was a pleasure to share our slice of paradise and host you both at Earthsong. You are right - Great Barrier Island is a treasure and we hope that you now have memories you will treasure too.

Reviewed 6 October 2016

My wife and I shared three nights at Earthsong Lodge for her birthday at the end of September for a relaxing break away from the hustle of Auckland City. Carol and Trevor provided the best personal experience I have ever had with a holiday. From the outset we were treated to delicious home baking (thanks Carol) and world class dining...

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Cromwell, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 May 2016

This Lodge offers one of the best places to take a break. Trevor and Carol are wonderful hosts; the meals are to die for (well, not literally!); the accommodation is excellent; and the island itself offers tranquility, beauty and friendliness. This was our second visit and it won't be our last.

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Earthsong_12, Owner at Earthsong Lodge, responded to this review

A review of a guests first stay tends to focus on the novelty of discovering a great experience...and wishing to share that with others. The decision to return is loaded with expectations, and that is the challenge for us as hosts. CBr0wn and partner are a delightful couple and their enthusiasm to enjoy Earthsong and the uniqueness of Great Barrier...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 May 2016

A unique and very special place. Made extra special by attentive, gracious hosts. The cuisine, ambience and goal experience was outstanding and highly recommended. Spent a few days exploring all corners of this beautiful island. We are planning our return.

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Earthsong_12, Owner at Earthsong Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and feedback about your recent stay at Earthsong Lodge. We are passionate about Great Barrier Island and it delights us to learn that our guests found their visit to the island itself as well as their stay at Earthsong a unique experience.

Tauranga
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights. Highly recommend if you want somewhere,quiet comfortable with fabulous gourmet food. Five stars to Chef Trevor ...truely a gastronomical delight. Excellent service and all our needs provided for.. .Carol was kind thoughtful and very helpful with advice about the island. Four wheel drive is a necessity to access Earthsong ...beautiful views though and worth...

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Earthsong_12, Owner at Earthsong Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Cathy for your thoughtful review. It is great to host guests who appreciate all that Great Barrier has to offer, nature in all its glory, magnificent sea views etc and who enjoy great food and a little pampering as well. We are glad you enjoyed the Earthsong Experience and hope to see you again. Carol

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

A totally unexpected but wonderful evening. A gastronomical delight. A beautifully balanced meal from the moment we arrived. From aperitifs to dessert, the tastes were delicious and the hosts attentive, interesting and caring. We would recommend highly to anyone wanting to experience high quality dining with the closest of attention in one of the most beautiful settings in the world.

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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful boutique lodge, in a fantastic, out of the way, location with stunning views. Trevor cooks up a treat and it was a highlight every evening to be greeted by Carol with the set menu to see what culinary delights we would be treated to. The best thing about having a set menu is being presented with dishes...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Earthsong Lodge is a luxury lodge hideaway on Great Barrier Island, just a 30 minute flight from Auckland. The 3 Ocean View Suites all enjoy breathtaking sea views and private sunny courtyards. Earthsong offers dinner included packages as well as B&B rates. Earthsong has a far-reaching reputation for its elegant cuisine. At sundown guests gather to recount their adventures over cocktails and to dine in timeless tradition savoring the finest taste sensations of Earthsong's contemporary cuisine. Great Barrier Island, just 30 minutes from Auckland, offers rugged landscapes, breathtaking views and unspoilt white sandy beaches - an island world that soothes the spirit and challenges the adventurous. Your hosts Trevor and Carol offer genuine kiwi hospitality with exceptional and friendly service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Earthsong Lodge

Address: 38 Medland Road | Auckland, Tryphena, Great Barrier Island 0991, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Great Barrier Island > Tryphena
Price Range: €438 - €665 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Earthsong Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All the rooms are private and have stunning views.”
 of 5 bubbles CBr0wn, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms great and peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles Gregc100NZ, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a beautiful view.”
 of 5 bubbles 994cathyh, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The three suites are equally lovely and tranquil, with similar views towards the sea.”
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“There are 3 beautiful rooms - all are superb.”
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