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Whangaroa Lodge Motel

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Church Street, Whangaroa, New Zealand
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Whangaroa Lodge Motel
Ranked #3 of 4 Whangaroa B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Congratulations to the New Hosts with your warm smiles and compassion as we arrived to attend a funeral, the loss of my friend Narelles Mum Narelle. We thank you and wish all your future guests reflect this kindness back to you ten fold. Review time : I found the bed to have crisp white sheets, clean fluffy pillows fluffy duvet/blankets... More

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Byron Bay, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Stayed longer then intended, Breathtaking sunsets over one of the most beautiful bays in the island, found hard to believe how authentic and lovely the whole area is, warm and friendly hospitality by the lodge owners, highly reccomended.

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Kaitaia, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Given the lateness (c.7pm) of our call to Whangaroa Lodge Motel, & the immediacy of our need for accommodation for 7, Whangaroa Lodge Motel was able to provide us with 2 very clean, homely, well-resourced rooms. To accommodate our numbers, Derek perservered with a faulty pump to sort out an airbed for us.There's everything a cook wants in a kitchen,... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Couldn't agree more with all the reviews, many thanks to the hosts for a wonderful couple of days in Whangaroa Harbour. Unexpected quality motel for a very good price. Beautiful linen, comfy beds, lovely views, well equipped kitchenette, very clean and great service. My 14 year old son and I enjoyed the long weekend and were able to take our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

We stayed just one night between Christmas and New Year but would love to have stayed longer. This lodge is kiwi motel-style and not expensive. Our unit was spacious, clean and comfortable. The view is beautiful and you just need to walk down through the garden to the harbour, pub or Fishing Club where you can get a delicious simple... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Driving the scenic highway on the way south to Kerikeri in the early evening we came across the lovely little harbor of Whangaroa. Locals recommended the Whangaroa Motel and luckily we took the last room. Beautiful location up a steep road (45% incline) with a fantastic view of the harbour. The unit was spotless, elegantly furnished with a queen and... More

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Napier, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Just spent a week in this wonderful area of NZ. The Motel offers very good value for money, the hosts are friendly and helpful. We couldn't fault the service and thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay. We're already talking about coming back and can highly recommend this place to anyone who wants a truly relaxing and stress-free holiday!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

We had a marvelous two nights here, off season in May. The unit was charming, comfortable, and spotless; the hosts very friendly and helpful. Thoroughly recommended, if you want something out of the way, very well presented, and central in Northland. Lovely outlook on the Whangaroa harbour.

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Port Stephens NSW. Australia
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Whangaroa is a tiny village but hosts some of the best fishing locations imaginable. The Lodge Motel is located in a elevated position above the two main commercial operations in the village , the Hotel & the Game fishing Club & fabulous marina. It is a 2 to 3 minutes walk to everything & has magnificent views out over the... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Stayed here along with other family members and I must say it is a great little motel. Excellent facilities and services. Very friendly hosts from the time I made a booking until we left. Superb room with great views, seeing the Orcas a bonus! Thankyou for a wonderful stay

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Address: Church Street, Whangaroa, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangaroa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Whangaroa Lodge Motel Northland

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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the Marina & Game Fishing Club Whangaroa is an ideal base for exploring the Far North. Enjoy Whangaroa with its relaxing atmosphere, rich in charm & early New Zealand history.Units are fully self-contained and equipped with TV, DVD player and kitchen facilities such as fridge, microwave and hotplates. All units have decks with outdoor furniture, and stunning views of the Whangaroa Harbour.There is a range of range of combinations from studio units sleeping just two people to a one or two bedroom units sleeping 3 to 5 people.Continental breakfast is available, and there is a resturant available at the Gamefish club and also the Marlin hotel at the bottom of our drive. All units have been refurbished in 2009/10 by new owners, Derek & Sheryl. ... more   less 
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