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Lodge Bordeaux

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361 Western Hills Drive - State Highway 1, Whangarei, New Zealand
Lodge Bordeaux
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Ranked #2 of 35 Hotels in Whangarei
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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61 reviews 61 reviews
36 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted like family at check in and throughout our stay, The room was delightful huge bed with crisp linens, lovely modern furniture and kitchen. Many facilities varied choice of wines available in room. Loved the bathroom with spa bath and toiletries. Plenty of parking, breakfast room service was a treat, dinning table and chairs in room as well... More 

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavor to make our guests stay with us enjoyable and to hear you enjoyed all the facilities makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners of this property go out of their way to provide excellent service. Clean facilities, good location. We found it hard to get a taxi and the owners used their own cars! We were with a wedding party, everyone was very happy with the amazing service. Thank you

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavor to make our guests stay with us enjoyable and it is great to know it is appreciated. We hope you get to stay with us again More 

Auckland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautifully renovated room with a kitchen, spa bath and gorgeous linen. I slept so well! I made sure I got back early enough from my work dinner to use the beautiful big spa bath! The toothbrush set was a wonderful surprise and needed as I forgot my toothpaste. Definitely going to be the place I stay in Whangarei from... More 

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavor to make our guests stay with us enjoyable and it is great to know the accessories do come in handy We look forward to your next visit More 

York, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I cannot recommend this accomodation too highly - to call it a motel does it a disservice.We were checked-in by Lyn, the owner, and were asked if we wanted something bigger.As it was our original suite was huge and very luxurious with everything we needed for our stay.We would quite happily have stayed longer if our next accomodation had not... More 

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavor to make our guests stay with us enjoyable . Your feedback makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again More 

Brisbane, Australia
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228 reviews 228 reviews
64 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The Lodge is a family business and you can tell. There is nothing to hard to make sure you have everything you need. Some of the tips we were given were A grade. The rooms are excellent, comfortable, clean and warm. The best hotel in Whangerei in our opinion. Make it a must if you are visiting.

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Thank you for your wonderful feedback. We endeavor to make our guests stay with us enjoyable with our accommodation and also seeing our beautiful Northland. Your feedback makes it all worthwhile. We hope you get to stay with us again. More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Accommodation in New Zealand leaves a great deal to be desired and it is better to stay with family if they are able to accommodate unless you are travelling in Whangarei. Lodge Bordeaux was our choice for a week and it was a little gem. Fresh linen if required, cleaned daily and toiletries replenished - Just like a hotel. Very... More 

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Thanks for taking the time to give us your review, it is great to be able to share this with our team, makes all their efforts worthwhile. We hope you get the chance to visit again More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We went to a good friends wedding in kauri so me and my partner and the bridal party all stayed here at Lodge Bordeaux. The owners are front of house and make you feel like family as soon as you check in which is nice. The beds are so comfortable!! ( good luck getting out) super tidy bathrooms all up... More 

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bordeaux361, Owner at Lodge Bordeaux, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to give us your review, it is really appreciated from us and the team, As we discussed with the spa's they are set on a timer so the jets don't work after 11.30 pm so as not to disturb the other guests. We hope you do get to visit again and have the time to... More 

Perth, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I have stayed at Lodge Bordeaux by arrangement through my business partner company The hospitality of the hotel owner and her friend was excellent letting me feel important and giving all necessary guidance being a first time traveler to Whangarei. The room condition, size were excellent. It was really not a hotel but a home away from home.

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Thank you for your positive feedback. It is so good to know that we are on the right track and that you enjoyed you stay. Hope we get to see you again. Lyn More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

The Lodge Bordeaux was very clean and comfortable. The proprietors were helpful and accommodating during our stay. They made recommendations for restaurants and activities in the area. The downtown area was within walking distance and had many places to eat and shop. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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Thanks for taking the time to post your review and let us know how much you enjoyed your stay with us and also our lovely Town Basin in Whangarei. Hope you get to visit again. Lyn More 

Conwy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Found this motel as we were driving past although it was recommended in an old travel book. It was fabulous wih we could have stayed longer. Spa bath, air con and a heated pool. We just sat and relaxed. Lynne was ever so helpful. When we return this motel is ear marked!

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Thanks for taking the time to post your review and let us know how much you enjoyed the facilities while you were here. Look forward to your next visit. Lyn More 

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