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Lupton Lodge

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555 Ngunguru Road | Glenbervie, Whangarei 0173, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place has a lovely vibe. It is in the country, but it really isn't far to town and very handy to the falls. Andy was a helpful host and made a decent breakfast - and the shower was fabulous with great water pressure. I would certainly go there again.

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Cheshire
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29 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Historic house, nicely renovated inside but outside requiring a little more love and attention. Breakfasts are excellent. Do not miss having dinner here, the food is absolutely first class, with choice. We stayed 4 nights and ate in 1st and last nights and the menu had changed. Extremely friendly and helpful hosts.

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Centennial, Colorado
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70 reviews 70 reviews
38 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were so glad we chose to stay at Lupton Lodge during our travel through the North Island. Andy and Karen were wonderful hosts, and both were so helpful and accommodating. We arrived early, and Karen provided us with detailed maps and directions for possible hikes - we chose the Matapouri Headland and Whale BayTracks, and were treated to the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights in the upstairs room of the barn conversion. The room was comfortable and well equipped with an excellent bathroom. Andy was most helpful before and during our stay, making reservations for restaurants, taxis and diving trips on our behalf. He also proved himself a skilful cook at both breakfast and dinner. He and his wife... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Lupton Lodge for two nights - comfortable beds, lovely swimming pool, friendly hosts and an excellent breakfast both mornings - Lupton Lodge is in an excellent location close to Whangarei but still far enough out to enjoy the beautiful far north night sky, an absolutely lovely end to our summer thanks so much

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Marblehead, Ma
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lupton Lodge is a bit out of town but the place is terrific. We stayed in the green room which was extremely large with a nice size bathroom and everything was spotless. Andy, the owner, was as nice as could be and is a great cook. We hd two dinners there and he let's you know what he will be... More 

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Washington, D.C.
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204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this property twice in a one week period. I stayed in both rooms in the recently converted barn and found both rooms to be excellent. I most enjoyed the room on the lower level with its additional space, private patio, and a kitchenette. The hosts are friendly and helpful with suggestions on activities and restaurant recommendations. Breakfast... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent colonial style property (120yrs old) beautifully renovated with excellent accomodation. Set in the countryside just outside of Whangarei it is an oasis of tranqulity. We had a suite, two large rooms and a shower room which had beautiful wooden floors and stylish decoration coupled with right up to date amenities. Service was excellent. When we booked we where... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
24 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're so glad for trip advisor if only to have found Lupton lodge! The large purple room above the barn was as lovely as the photos, scrupulously clean, well maintained, lovely bathroom. The linens were so comfortable and I am picky! The location was perfect, between Tutukaka and Whangarei in the countryside. Andy and Karen are gracious and obviously dedicated... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Beautifully renovated historic house in country orchard setting. Beautiful home cooked meals. Snooker room and pool and great choice of rooms. Close to waterfalls and lovely beaches and diving. Great stop off on way to bay of Islands

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