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Wai Hou Oma Lodge

4.0 of 5 357 Kai Iwi Lakes Road | RD 3, Dargaville 0373, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Excellent very relaxing and secluded sanctuaries. The surroundings are very private and the piece and quiet was wonderfull just listening to nature. We stayed in lodge 2 and was just wonderful. We took advantage of the wonderful home cooked meals @ a very reasonable price but you can cook up a storm if that's what you are into. Great facilities... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used this as a base for our recent weekend training camp with the NZDBA at lake Ka Iwi Lakes. Greeted by the wonderful Ruby on arrival and made our way to lodge 3 over a foot bridge passing eels and swans in the lake. Lodge 3, a modern large studio with a huge tiled bathroom, kitchen, entertainment unit with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Beautiful grounds, charming modern units and wonderful hosts. A short walk to explore the lake and surrounds. We also enjoyed a tasty home cooked meal. One further plus is having Sky Sport available.

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Preston, Lancashire
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297 reviews 297 reviews
185 hotel reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The villas are located in a large rural location featuring a lake and wonderful landscaped gardens. We stayed in a delightful studio overhanging the main lake with huge outside patio giving peaceful views of black swan, ducks and numerous other birds on the water. Very helpful introduction from Ruby on arrival. Access to our lodge was via a boardwalk over... More 

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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I took a 1 night break from our busy life and it seemed like a long weekend! ruth and Noel have a most amazing property set amongst ponds, reeds and bird wildlife. Ruth has taken so much care into setting the lodges up to make them comfortable. Number 1 being the bed ..Very comfortable indeed!. If weekending... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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91 reviews 91 reviews
83 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We have rent a small pavillon/house, very attractive modern architecture. It is romantically located together with other small pavillons around a pond. Lots of flowers, total private garden with terrace, nice and spacious rooms. The settlement is far from any bigger town and choice of shops and restaurants thus extremely limited - but you are close to a beautiful lake... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This was my second visit. It's a beautiful setting with separate lodges overlooking a lake. Very quiet and peaceful so one could definitely retreat here. Only a short walk to the Kai Iwi Lakes and to the coast through paddocks. There's a spa and plenty of DVDs for wet days or lazy evenings. Bicycles to use. Great hosts and Ruby... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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22 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This little oasis was recommended by iSite due to all accommodation in the area being booked out due to a major weekend event. Didn't know what to expect as only had a brochure to go by but certainly wasn't disappointed. Underfloor heating made us cosy warm, a good selection of DVD's for those rainy nights and peace and quiet with... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We had a lovely 3 day stay here as part of our honeymoon. Set over a few acres, the lodges are very comfortable and with their mini-lakeside settings, the outlook is amazing. Trout fishing at the nearby Kai Iwi Lakes is also a must.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We were very impressed because these were advertised as "lodges" but are architecturally stunning mini homes designed to let maximum light in. Ruby and her husband were excellent hosts. We were warmly greeted at the main house and shown the grounds. We stayed in a 1 bedroom "home". Beautiful art, colors, floor to ceiling windows, comfy couches, heated floors (yes... More 

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KaiIwi, Owner at Wai Hou Oma Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your glowing review. Its so nice to have people appreciate what we have constructed here... from the very conception thru to the design, art, colours, and finish. We have strived to make this a destination for a varied market. With peace, tranquility , adventure and fun all rolled into the one package More 

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Address: 357 Kai Iwi Lakes Road | RD 3, Dargaville 0373, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Dargaville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Wai Hou Oma Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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