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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stella and Jurgen run a very special B&B .The bedroom was sumptuous, the bathroom enormous and the views and coastal setting are wonderful.! The breakfast was excellent , with fresh fruit, yogurt, pastries, etc and a delicious cooked breakfast . Stella and Jurgen went out of their way to make us feel at home. All in all a great base...

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SF, CA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found the Edgewater online when planning our NZ tour. One of the best accommodations of our trip, Stella and Jürgen were completely amazing hosts who went our of their way to make our stay as enjoyable as possible. The location, the house, the breakfast, everything was top notch. Stay here and you will not be disappointed!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exellent few days. Lovely hosts. Great room, great views, fantastic breakfasts, peaceful location and overall relaxing environment. We were upgraded and really appreciated that. The bathrooms of a very high standard. Highly recommended.

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StellaNewman, Manager at Edgewater Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review. Glad you enjoyed the deluxe room. We try to upgrade when possible. Stella.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stella runs this very special B&B immaculately. The bedroom was sumptuous, the bathroom enormous and beautifully appointed and the views and coastal setting are to die for! The breakfast was top class, fresh fruit, yogurt, a variety of pastries and toast and a delicious cooked breakfast was cooked to order. All in all an amazing place and one that we...

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StellaNewman, Manager at Edgewater Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Am so glad you found your room to be sumptuous. Do hope you can make it back to Wellington soon. Stella.

Taby, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice and comfortable B&B. Fantastic breakfast with fantastic views over Wellington inlet. Stella and Jurgen very nice hosts with lots of ideas on what to see and do. Location is not far from city and Miramar is a nice area in it self.

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StellaNewman, Manager at Edgewater Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of Edgewater. Jurgen is not too bad, ... for a German with good ideas as to what to see and do in Wellington. Hope to see you again soon. Stella.

North Carolina Beach & Florida Gulf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Boy, reading all the wonderful things about the Edgewater Lodge tells you just how hard the proprietors are working. All the great things have already been said. Read the raving reviews of Stella's lodge that she runs as a B & B. It is all true. Great view, private rooms, wonderful food and she maintains her cheerfulness 24/7. Jurgen is...

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StellaNewman, Manager at Edgewater Lodge, responded to this review

Wow! What can a girl say about that. Thank you so much for your comments, and we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Edgewater. Sorry about the air dried towels! Its good to dry them in the Wellington sun and wind. I just have to make sure they are well pegged down!. Stella.

Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at Edgewater lodge. Our hosts were charming and welcoming. The accommodation was very comfortable and the breakfast varied and delicious. Would definitely recommend Edgewater lodge to anyone visiting Wellington.

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StellaNewman, Manager at Edgewater Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for you wonderful review. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Stella.

Rowlands Castle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were travelling around North Island and stayed at Edgewater Lodge for 2 nights before travelling on the Ferry to Picton. Stella was very welcoming to us both, and welcomed us in, with a nice cup of tea and freshly made cake. The room was very comfortable and the bathroom was beautiful. Great views from the balcony of the water...

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StellaNewman, Manager at Edgewater Lodge, responded to this review

So I managed to master the art of boiling an egg! There is hope for me yet! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We enjoyed you company. Hope to see you again soon. So sorry we are such a long way away. Stella.

Tucson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two restful nights at this location. The room was beautifully decorated and spacious. The breakfast was lovely and tasty. The hosts were acomodating and made us feel welcome. We would definitely recommend this Lodge.

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Thank you very much. Glad you enjoyed your stay. We are pleased to had 2 restful nights with us Take care, Stella.

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Luxurious accommodation in a fabulous setting on the edge of the sea shore with beautiful views and the potential for dolphin and whale watching. The property is set in the quiet and fashionable backwater now known as "Welliwood" due to its comnnections with the film industry and we were given many suggestions of places to visit, both in the local...

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Thank you. Wonderful review. Still no dolphins or whales, but we are having gien up watching. Hope to see you again soon. Stella.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring expansive ocean views of Wellington Harbour, Edgewater Lodge provides luxury Bed and Breakfast accommodation for the discerning. Seatoun is a Historic Seaside Village where waterfront houses were originally built as convalescent and holiday homes. Enjoy the relaxing hospitality and fantastic cuisine only moments from the airport and city. Located at Karaka Bay, Seatoun Edgewater Lodge is among the houses and homes of Directors, Producers, cast and crew of Peter Jackson's 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy, 'King Kong', and now 'The Hobbit'. Architecturally built former the home of Hollywood Oscar wining film Producer, Barrie Osborne, Edgewater has hosted numerous Hollywood celebrities and international stars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edgewater Lodge

Address: 423 Karaka Bay Road, Wellington 6022, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $201 - $340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Edgewater Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“superior room has best view and private balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 736alessa, Jan 31, 2017 | Read review
“Get one of the rooms with a jacuzzi in the bathroom if you can. ”
 of 5 bubbles billf815, Mar 31, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms come with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles eddieandchris, Feb 10, 2016 | Read review
“The best room is the large room with a view.”
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 of 5 bubbles LSConway, Dec 20, 2015 | Read review
“The room was very comfortable with fantastic views of the ocean which was across the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Mexico75, Dec 14, 2015 | Read review
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