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Ramarama Country Inn

1474 Great South Rd | Ramarama, Auckland, New Zealand
Ramarama Country Inn
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gisborne, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This was my second visit. The first visit we were thoughtfully put in a back unit so the trucks leaving early in the morning wouldn't (and didn't) disturb us. Appreciated the thoughtfulness. On the second visit we were on the ground floor. We heard every footstep and conversation above us. Not particularly restful. The room wasn't very clean and the... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This is a real truckers stop. Was perfect for us, we were there with one of our racing teams so there was plenty of room for the buses & trailers. The rooms are in need of a little bit of decorating but for the $$ it wasn't really needed for us. It is in the middle of nowhere but that... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Auckland was booked out so I ended up staying here. Closest place for under $300. The Inn is a good place. Priced slightly high I thought but I would stay again. Great friendly staff. very helpful. nice. didn't hurry me out of my room. good restaurant. food is actually better than good. great homemade seafood chowder. beer is cold. mugs... More 

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Toowoomba, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We stayed at The Country Inn at Ramarama for our last two nights in New Zealand. The room was the most expensive we had stayed in throughout our NZ visit, and was listed as a 'premium' room, so I was anticipating comfortable stay. This is the first tripadvisor review I have written which reports a disappointing stay. On our arrival... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Whilst in Drury we drove to Ramarama to the Country Inn for an evening meal. They seemed bemused to have English people there and were very friendly. Although we had not booked and they had a pre-Christmas party taking place, they found us a quiet area to sit and we had an enjoyable meal which was reasonably priced.

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Pukekohe East, Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Did not stay there had our Staff Xmas Luncheon recently. 15 of us for a BBQ it was really well done. Lots of food and well presented as a small buffet then a choice of 3 desserts. Staff were really helpful and served us with care and attention. The menu looked good actually so we think we will try it... More 

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Auckland
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

A true gem of a restaurant. Having a amazing dining experience is not always about going to one of NZs top restaurants. A truckie friend was staying here so we decided to meet up for dinner. YUMMY!!!! Service was friendly and fun. Food was beautiful (try the steak). Finishing with the sticky date pudding that made you go Ahhhhh. Well... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We have just returned back home from the Ramarama Country Inn Restaurant. We decided to try it out tonight as we are locals and saw a decent write up on our local paper. Food and service were faultless, excellent food, excellent quality and great presentation. We will return son with family and friends. Keep it up guys. Barry

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New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We have eaten at the Country Inn several times and the food is good, basic bistro fare with generous servings. The staff make an effort to make people welcome. The restaurant decor really lets them down - still very 70s/80s bland and there's not much atmosphere. It feels a bit like a motor camp camp dining room. That said however,... More 

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Gisborne, New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I would strongly recommend staying at the Ramarama Country Inn Motel. While in Auckland my son and I stayed there for four days. The rooms were outstanding (First Class), the service and friendly atmosphere made for an enjoyable experience. The staff where pleasant, I felt they went out of the way in service. Auckland is busy so the country quite... More 

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