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    Hopewell Lodge

    7204 Kenepuru Road, Kenepuru Sound 7282, New Zealand
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    Traveler (79)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good3%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “oysters” (17 reviews)
    “water taxi” (22 reviews)
    “glow worms” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 167 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Just a short boat ride across a turquoise sound and any stress you may have had disappears. The lodge is friendly and welcoming with lots of communal spaces to be social and plenty of quiet hammocks to disappear, if that's more your thing. There are...More

    Thank nomadicmouse
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is such a beautiful location and a beautiful lodge. I would recommend this lodge to anyone, such a relaxed atmosphere. If you can't relax here, you can't relax anywhere. I can't wait to get back.

    Thank Alex L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We loved staying at Hopewell. Lynley and Mike are lovely hosts, they attract friendly guests with a shared love of the outdoors and of simple life. The location is stunningly beautiful and remote and idyllic. The communal kitchen has everything you need, you can swim,...More

    Thank ghanbg
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Amazing place, the warmest welcome possible. Relaxed, nothing too much trouble for Mike and Linley who run Hopewell. Spectacular views over the Pelorus Sounds, birdsong incredible. Fishing, walking,swimming excellent. Saw Kingfish and Rays in the clear sea. Second visit, we will be back, cannot recommend...More

    Thank Roger Donald D
    Reviewed December 4, 2017

    With the mailboat offering the Havelock to Hopewell Lodge water taxi it seemed like the perfect destination for a weekend away (we live in Nelson). It turned out to be a great weekend with an amazing location, facilities and hosts that make you feel welcome...More

    Thank TraceyC1978
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • $72 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Marlborough Region >
    • Kenepuru Sound
    • Also Known As
    • Hopewell Hotel Marlborough Region
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    Traveler (79)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Rooms to suit all budgets - they're all good"
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    "Try and get one of the rooms that overlooks the garden and shore area."
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    "Cottage excellent"
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    "Our Unit 7 had own deck and en-suite. close to main building"
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