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McHardy Lodge

5.0 of 5 11 Bracken Street | Hospital Hill, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am absolutely in love with the age and pure magic of the house. Has a billiards table which my partner is very happy about. Yvonne is a lovely host! And for the extra money its really worth splashing out for if you want to relax and get away from the normal "hotel"

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yvonne was an amazing host, very welcoming, friendly and informative. She helped us to organise trips whilst we were there and gave us insight into the history of the house, and Napier in general. McHardy Lodge is a beautiful property with lots of delightfully decorated rooms in which to relax, or indeed play snooker on a full size table in... More 

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay -you certainly managed to pack in a lot into your two night stay. It is nice to know that the welcome e mail we sent when you booked was useful. This idea came about when we realised that many guests are travelling from a long way away... More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On visiting Napier we decided to have a break from staying in our campervan and decided upon McHardy Lodge. It was a fabulous decision. Yvonne went beyond the call of duty by washing our filthy tramping gear. That was a bonus on top of the excellent service and amenities she provided - nothing was a problem and by the end... More 

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time out to write such a lovely review. It was a pleasure having you to stay and washing your gear was just one way to ensure you had a great relaxed time.! We always try to ensure that guests not only get outstanding service while they are here but that they get out of their stay what... More 

Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and couldn't have been better cared for by Yvonne. The sheer pride and pleasure she takes in caring for her guests and telling us about the house, its history and Napier was wonderful. The Venice suite which we had was so comfortable and the icing on the cake were the chocolates and champagne in... More 

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

it was a pleasure having you to stay and I am so pleased you liked the chocolates and bubbles - we try to ensure that guests feel that bit special on birthdays and anniversaries. I love to share the fascinating history of McHardy Lodge with my guests because it is a very special place and we hope that all guests... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As an Aucklander I visited Napier for the first time and found McHardy Lodge a real delight. Loved the history of the place and the immaculate presentation of the Lodge. Tasty breakfasts each morning served outside on the terrace or at the kitchen table, and attention to detail. This is a haven for New Zealanders and internationals!

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments on McHardy Lodge - eating on the deck overlooking the pool and ocean is indeed a lovely relaxing way to start the day. It is always nice when we have the opportunity to host guests from New Zealand -. Hawkes Bay and Napier has so much to offer with the Art Deco architecture, the... More 

Russell, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Stunning accommodation with an attentive and incredibly helpful and informative host. Yvonne, the Lodge is a real credit to you. We loved all of your suggestions. The breakfast pancakes were scrumptious, the evening glass of wine a treat, the beds so comfortable - all in all, the best place to stay in Napier. Worth every cent - treat yourself -... More 

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a fabulous review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. We try very hard to meet, and indeed wherever possible, exceed expectations of our guests. The Lodge is a unique place to stay and relax and we try to match that with extra special hospitality for all our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

If you are coming to Napier for the Art-Deco don't miss a stay here. You are transported back in time as if it was in the 30's .....without any compromise to todays luxuries. The house is absolutely stunning where almost every room has a story to it. Breakfast is abundant and very high quality.

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to encourage others to enjoy McHardy Lodge. The Lodge has such a fascinating history and we love to pass on the stories which make it come alive. It is this unique character together with the quality furnishings throughout which attract our guests- we simply add the best in hospitality and hope our... More 

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Simply perfect - I wanted to stay forever. A beautifully furnished and maintained historic home with stunning views. It manages to be grand and yet so inviting at the same time. Yvonne, the lodge's owner was the most gracious and welcoming hostess for whom nothing was too much trouble, and her breakfast was the best way to start the day.... More 

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for such a glowing review. It was a pleasure having you to stay at McHardy Lodge and to know that we exceeded your expectations in so many ways.The Lodge has spectacular views and the fascinating history of the Lodge makes it a very special place to stay. We simply add the warm welcome !! We look forward to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My husband and I spent 3 magical nights at McHardy Lodge. We were originally only booked for 2 but was finding it difficult to leave such a beautiful place that we reorganised our trip and luckily were able to stay one more night. Yvonne the Owner was wonderful, making us feel very welcome and cooking delicious breakfasts. The rooms were... More 

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay at McHardy Lodge so much and I know the trouble you took to rearrange your itinerary. It was a pleasure having you to stay and even better that you could stay longer. Napier has such a lot to offer visitors and you are not the first guests to wish they had booked... More 

Waihi, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

A wonderful gift to have been given to stay at McHardy Lodge. A beautifully preserved and historical home. We received a warm and genuine welcome by the hostess who informed us of places of interest and things to do. We thoroughly recommend this lovely home to all travelers to the Hawkes Bay region.

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McHardyL, Owner at McHardy Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to welcome you on the occasion of your honeymoon and even better to have shared in the secret surprise planned by your children.We have welcomed many guests who have received gift vouchers to McHardy Lodge - everyone from the 90th biirthday lady to the gentlemen who received his voucer as... More 

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Address: 11 Bracken Street | Hospital Hill, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — McHardy Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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