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Opononi Hotel Limited

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   19 State Highway 12, 0443, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Biggar, United Kingdom
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475 reviews 475 reviews
127 hotel reviews
446 helpful votes 446 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you turn a blind eye to the car parking right in front of the building this hotel has quite a spectacular setting overlooking the wharf, Hokianga Harbour and a backdrop of huge sand dunes and hills. We stopped for lunch having driven across from Kerikeri, heading south along the western coast of Northland. Out front is a statue to... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately I had only one night here, but would seriously return. Small but well configured room, exceptional bathroom, gorgeous decor and lovely views over the harbour. A plus was the french doors opening onto a lovely private balcony with great view. An absolute gem in Opononi, very reasonably priced, friendly staff, and very clean. Note: Breakfast is not served during... More

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Wgtn, NZ
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 via mobile

We took a chance with this accommodation & were agreeably surprised. Staff were pleasant, stone grilled food was delicious & not particularly expensive. The bedroom we were allotted was one of the 2 front facing looking out over the harbour so the view could not be faulted. Bed was comfortable & the bathroom clean & well appointed, but be aware... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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98 reviews 98 reviews
26 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We came in search of Opo’s memorial and just had to stop off for a drink and a snack while we were there. Opononi Hotel is a great place to stop and take in the views across the Hokianga Harbour. The bar staff were friendly and efficient and they also serve the most awesome Kumara Chips we’ve ever experienced.

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We were passing late in the afternoon and called in on the off chance of two rooms. We were given two rooms with veranda's overlooking the front of the hotel, the car park and had river view. The room was very clean, the bed was comfortable and the bathroom had a great shower. We ate in the hotel as there... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

There's not a lot of competition in these parts, but I would have no hesitation returning here in the unlikely event of our ever passing this way again. A decent room, helpful staff and the restaurant provides good food. The bar looks a bit rough, but you don't have to linger there!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful spot on the Hokianga Harbour. Room smallish but functional and comfortable. Ours looked out onto rather tatty backyard but others much better and with small balconies, Staff were very friendly and we had an excellent meal, dining in their outside part of the restaurant. Marvellous view of the Harbour from our table. Good breakfast the next morning. Overall well... More

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We stayed overnight in the separate building alongside the old hotel. Smallish but nicely refurbished rooms and large shower, tea/coffee making facilities. We had dinner at the hotel - the four of us were very impressed with the standard of our meals and one of us had the Hot Stone chicken which he enjoyed. We happened to be there for... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Taking the alternative route from the Bay of Islands back down South, we happened upon the Opononi Resort Hotel. It sits alongside the sea in spectacular surroundings and is a character building. (Old Hotel) We stopped there for lunch. The staff were very friendly and the menu good. We had the 'Hot Stone' dinner of assorted meats. Never having done... More

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86 reviews 86 reviews
13 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Although it's a bit dingy and needs a facelift there is a lot of nice things about this hotel, mainly the kind and serving staff and a pretty decent pricing list for the drinks .... where else can you get a gin and tonic for $7 ... and a full glass of Shiraz for $9 !! The meal was deliciously... More

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Address: 19 State Highway 12, 0443, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Opononi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Opononi Hotel Limited 3*
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