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Kuaotunu Bay Lodge

State Highway 25 | Kuaotunu / Wharekaho, RD2, Whitianga, New Zealand
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Ranked #11 of 38 Whitianga B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Leicester, England
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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights our first bed and breakfast stay booked by Paul from New Zealland in Depth and what a great start. The view from our room over the bay was just stunning and coupled with being really well looked after by Lorraine and Bill.Plenty to do either visiting the local bays or just walking around. Many thanks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the Kuaotunu Bay lodge where we had a wonderful welcome and a lot of good advice about where to go and now to get there, plus the peaches Lorraine picked on her peach tree herself and left by our door ! Bill and Lorraine were adorable to us. The room we had is more like... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An elegant beach house, overlooking Kuatonu Beach , the Ocean and peninsula. Uniquely beautiful, blooming garden that invites you to relax. Through the property run and you're right on the golden sandy beach - a dream. Breakfast on the terrace is unique. Free Internet, We have really enjoyed the different CD´s , that under grind the glass of wine at... More 

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London, UK
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89 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sadly our two days in December to the Coromandel Peninsula were spoilt by very wet weather. If it is nice though this is a lovely place to stay with super views overlooking the sea and a patio where you could enjoy the same. The room was not the most luxurious in our trip round B & B's in New Zealand... More 

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Royston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I recently spent a month travelling around parts of Australia and New Zealand and thought that to finish of our travels we would spend a few days in a relaxed and luxurious accommodation somewhere in the Coromandel. We spent ages searching through the various websites for what we thought would be the ideal place to finish our... More 

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manchester
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Lorraine and Bill were perfect hosts during our 3 night stay in November 2014. This was the first home based stay for us during our 3 week tour and it set a very high standard for those which followed. We were made to feel very welcome and the wide local knowledge they shared with us meant that we were able... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Our room was small, basic and with no facilities. Tea&coffee facilities were in the corridor. TV was a loundge with old fashioned furniture and switched off in the evening, hence off limits. The place advertises itself as a "lodge", promises "affordable luxury" for what is a simple and overpriced B&B. Not worth the $290 per night we paid. To be... More 

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Kuaotunubay, Owner at Kuaotunu Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Unfortunately this is the down side of Trip Advisor reviews. people who do not have the courage to discuss a concern with the host can anonymously post negative comments. We are sure the reviewer would not appreciate us commenting publicly on his reasons for writing a vexatious and untrue review. We believe it deserves to be treated with contempt. Judgement... More 

Frankfurt
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139 reviews 139 reviews
55 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The property itself is absolutely stunning - just across the road from the beach and with views from the bedroom (and adjoining terrace) that are absolutely to die for. The room itself was excellent, very modern and comfortable (probably the nicest bed I have slept in for a long time). so in those two respects absolutely faultless. However I would... More 

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Kuaotunubay, Owner at Kuaotunu Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review of our property and we are pleased you had a comfortable night and enjoyed the view. I think your one night stay did not allow you the time to take in all that we offer our guests. We do in fact have a large guest lounge which you would have walked past several times. There is... More 

Midlands
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28 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This is a beautifully designed lodge which has been purpose built by the owners in a stunning location. Lorraine and Bill are very generous and lovely hosts – there are many places where you arrive and are told “make yourself at home” but not many such as this where it really feels like you absolutely could do that – the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for only a night but could have happily stayed longer. Lorraine and Bill were warm and lovely hosts who gave us great ideas of where to go and what to do, the place was gorgeous and everything we hoped for. Highly recommend!

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Address: State Highway 25 | Kuaotunu / Wharekaho, RD2, Whitianga, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Number of rooms: 4
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