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17 Omarunui Rd. | Taradale, Napier 4183, New Zealand
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Ormlie Lodge
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Ranked #20 of 45 Napier B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here recently and absolutely loved it. Our room was lovely and comfortable with a beautiful spa bath and the heated floor was a bonus :) Had a really relaxed breakfast in the morning on the deck in such lovely surroundings. Highly recommended.

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ormlie Lodge has new owners who have transformed the place. Lovely, genuinely enthusiastic staff who really look after you, comfortable rooms - pick a balcony one if you can - pretty grounds and a convenient location for travelling to the Gimblett Gravels wine country, Napier and Hastings.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I have never written a poor review on Trip Advisor but felt compelled to so others would not make the same mistake we made! My husband and I had planned a peaceful night away and had booked this about 2 weeks prior to our arrival. We arrived to be advised that the night we were staying there was a Christmas... More 

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Adam, Thank you for your review of Ormlie 1899. We are sorry to here you were disappointed with your stay. As part of our arrivals procedure for new guests, we make ever effort to contact them before their check-in. Unfortunately due to the channels the booking was through and their privacy policy we were unable to retrieve your contact... More 

Himatangi Beach
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Great setting and personable friendly service. We were staying only one night so we booked the Nursery Suite. If (when) we stay next time would book a balcony suite. Even so we were very comfortable and relaxed. The setting, peace and quiet , just the birds and paradise. We stayed here because of the proximity to Napier Golf Club, but... More 

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Phil, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Yes, we are in a great location here, peaceful setting but only a short drive from the main attractions. Plus the golf course is on our doorstep! Perfect! We are glad you enjoyed your continental breakfast during your stay. Our kitchen bakes... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We recently spent a night at Ormlie Lodge. It was great. We were very well looked after and upgraded to a lovely room with balcony overlooking the gardens. Breakfast was delicious with excellent coffee. The owner and staff were very friendly and attentive and we highly recommend a stay here. We'll definitely be back.

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Pete, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and we're glad you enjoyed our coffee! It is fantastic! I will ensure all our Ormlie Team, hear your kind words about our service. We pride ourselves on making guests feel at home when staying here. We are so pleased we achieved a great recommendation from you. Hope to see... More 

Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

It's not often that you get luxury, a sense of belonging and adventure in one hotel experience, but this is what we got with this wonderful hotel which is under new management...... What an amazing place; surrounded by "notable trees" the beautiful gardens surround this 1899 luxury manor which is full of ancient rimu original woodwork, and amazingly restored to... More 

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give your feedback. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here. We are sorry to hear there was some confusion over your evening return to the lodge. We have addressed this with our team. There is always someone onsite to let you into the building so there would have been... More 

Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had such a lovely time, everyone was friendly, open and helpful. It's like stepping back in time to a beautiful and grand old manor with a warm and inviting atmosphere. A real 'can do' attitude with a home away from home feeling. Thank you for having us.

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Tania, Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time to give your feedback and the Ormlie Team are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is a gorgeous old home turned into a lodge. Great service and lovely location. Breakfast was yummy and the staff are very helpful. Lovely, peaceful setting. A little out of town but well worth it.

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. It is lovely to hear you enjoyed the peaceful setting of Ormlie 1899. Although everything you need is close by, Ormlie does offer a great retreat! We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My fiancée surprised me by taking me to this decadent lodge on the night of my birthday. What an absolute indulgence. We were treated as royalty by Andrew, the manager and Bonnie, the most delightful of chefs. Bonnie's creativity in the kitchen made for the most appetising of meals, with all courses producing a scrumptious appreciation from us both. As... More 

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Belinda, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We really appreciate your wonderful feedback. Our team prides itself on offering a quality service to ensure all our guests enjoy their stay at Ormlie 1899. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your food and the unique atmosphere Ormlie 1899 has to offer. We... More 

Oakland, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Ormlie Lodge is one of the best places I've ever stayed. The rooms are amazing and the staff are as well. If you like peace and quiet, a great atmosphere and old fashioned luxury this is the place for you. I would definitely stay there again if I went to Napier.

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Ormlie1899, Guest Relations Manager at Ormlie Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Halet G, Thank you so much for your review. It is lovely to hear such fantastic feedback and we really appreciate you taking the time to write it. We agree, Ormlie Lodge is a peaceful haven for anyone looking for a relaxing break. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

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Address: 17 Omarunui Rd. | Taradale, Napier 4183, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 6
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