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18 Manuka Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
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Manuka Lodge
Ranked #1 of 6 Ohakune B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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Longmont, Colorado, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ohakune is a quiet, small and restful off the beaten path destination with great hiking and sight seeing. The Manuka Lodge is gorgeous new bed and breakfast on a quiet side street. The room were spacious, clean and comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived till when we left after 2 nights stay we felt that Alan and Susie had one thing in mind, to give great customer service. Not only have they created a lovely purpose build lodge with well appointed rooms, a large living area and a wonderful spa bath outside (with great views), they understand their local... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Lots of places claim to welcome you and help but Susie and Alan really do. Calmly flexed with changed arrangements, booked dinner, great breakfasts, just thoroughly nice people. Great location too: quiet but close to town. Highly recommended.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

As part of a 5 week tour of NZ we were lucky enough to stay with Alan and Susie for 2 nights as a base to explore the Tongariro region. They were excellent hosts who gave us essential advice to ensure that we made the most of our stay. The room was very comfortable and the superb breakfasts set us... More 

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Godstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

When we arrived we sat down & had tea & banana cake with Alan & Suzie, who chatted to us about our stay before going to our room which was decorated to a really high standard with a great selection of teas and a chocolate each. Our hosts had recommended & booked our restaurant for us and phoned our guide... More 

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Tomball, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Alan and Susie became instant friends. They were incredible to our family and our needs. We have a son with Special Needs and they did everything to make our stay incredible and his comfort was high priority for them. All of their suggestions for eating and things to do were spot on with what we wanted to accomplish and experience.... More 

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Bountiful, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Very nice B&B in quaint town near Mt Ruapehu volcano. Our family of 2 adults and 2 teenagers stayed two nights at this B&B. We were hiking the Tongario Crossing and the town of Ohakune served as our base for that activity. The hosts Alan and Susie were wonderful and the property was first class. We enjoyed excellent cooked breakfasts... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We were hoping to be getting to Manuka Lodge after an exhausting hike across Tongariro, sadly the weather scuppered this! So instead we got to this home away from homes and had a leisurely tea & cake whilst relaxing. The owners are welcoming & friendly and we really appreciated their tips as we headed up the mountain and finally got... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights at Manuka Lodge which is a lovely new house with spacious, spotless and lovingly prepared rooms and shared lounge area. Alan & Susie are super hosts who booked our transport for the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, suggested additional walks, prepared a delicious take away lunch and yummy breakfasts (highly recommend the French toast!!). We took full advantage... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Perfect spot for a quick 2 day trip to the mountain, wish we could have stayed longer. Friendly, nice house and room, felt like home. Great advice for when the slopes were closed. Awesome spa pool. And breakfast too!! My first time in a B and B - this place has set a high standard.

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Address: 18 Manuka Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4

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