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Paku Lodge

10 The Esplanade, | Box 63, Tairua 3544, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Tairua
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked in via the Information Centre and were pleasantly surprised to arrive at The Paku Lodge. We checked in and were allocated unit 2, only to find there was only a queen bed in the delightfully airy unit with a magnificent view of the bay. Regrettably we needed a twin room. Trevor offered us a suite at a reduced... More

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Richelieu, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Nice quiet place, warm and helpful welcome from managers, large light-coloured clean and comfortable studios offering a great view on the estuary. Central place to stay in the eastern Coromandel area. Excellent value for money. Highly recommended.

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Pukekohe East, Auckland, New Zealand
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92 reviews 92 reviews
34 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I value Trip Advisor and we use it lots to guide our decisions about where to go,what to do when we travel. Again in choosing this spot I used Trip Advisor. Normally, we would book on line,occasionally email or call. I called Paku Lodge as we had a small boat and I needed to be assured that there was parking... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

A lovely, refreshing stay in a comfortable motel with great views of Tairua harbour. Very close to Mt Paku which has spectacular views over Pauanui and the Tairua estuary. At high tide, we enjoyed kayaking up the river quite some distance - take binoculars for better views of the birds! A very quiet place to stay. Kitchen well-equipped, though if... More

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This property is set in an elevated position overlooking the harbour on a quiet road on the peninsula out of Tairua. We went for a larger one bedroom apartment (No. 8) which had a separate bedroom. Both the sitting room and bedroom were light and airy with lovely views and spotlessly clean and nicely furnished. We went to dig our... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We recieved a warm and friendly welcome on arrival, our room number 5 was on the ground floor. It was modern, spacious and very clean.The best bit was having two patios!, one at the side overlooking the estuary and one at the front. It was a shame we were only staying one night as we would have loved to make... More

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Zentralschweiz
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We came for 2 nights and stayed 5! The location overlooking the harbor provides great views. The Paku is very calm (at the end of a cul de sac). A pleasant 20 mn stroll along the waterfront leads into town and there is a nice café right next door. The beautiful Ocean Beach is only a 5 mn walk. Whether... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed one night after just turning up. A functional motel room, clean and well equipped with a balcony and great views. Great little restaurant cafe next door but only limited nights opening. Rooms were a little warm however really shouldn't complain as it was due to the sun shining in.

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Cranleigh, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

5 nights spent here in a one bedroom apartment overlooking the harbour. Views were constantly changing with the tides and light. Rooms and decor were immaculate. Bicycles,kayaks and paddle boards were available at no extra charge. Nothing was too much trouble for the managers Trevor and Helen.Thank you.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Stayed here for 4 nights early January. Good clean spacious accommodation and all facilities to do your own thing. Quiet location. But, be warned if you want internet access logging on is a pain and your device/computer is unlikely to stay connected when in room (good connection and speed in the reception office). Perhaps the management/owners would like to look... More

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Address: 10 The Esplanade, | Box 63, Tairua 3544, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Tairua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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