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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I organise motorcycle road rides for groups and recently we took 27 clients to Woodlands for a 2 night stay. Wendi and Tony are the best of hosts and made everyone so welcome. Their rooms are well appointed, tidy and the scenery is lovely and peaceful. We arranged for a BBQ buffet on arrival and they accommodated our dietary needs... More 

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Heywood, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My first holiday for ages, went with a friend as my husband was busy, and what a time we had. Tony and Wendi are the best hosts and our stay was fantastic, with lots of help planning where to go and what to do we managed to cram a lot in a short time. Loved our room and the attention... More 

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

OMG what an amazing review, thank you soooo much and it is easy to have a fantastic holiday here in Northland, there is just so much to see and do. Woodlands is a little bit different with the setting and so many facilities which all the guests are welcome to use. I am wrapped that it was a great holiday... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend a couple weeks at woodlands and besides it being a really lovely and beautiful place - the owners are incredible people and will happily go the extra mile for you. Wether it be show you around or give you other advise about you future stay in New Zealand. Absolutely loved it!

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Thank you Peter, Woodlands and Northland are a great place to visit, it is easy to go the extra mile when you get great guests to look after. Enjoy the rest of your time in NZ. Cheers, Wendi More 

Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Super clean rooms, cosy, warm & the most comfortable bed we have ever slept in. The hospitality at the bar for drinks & the home cooked meals were better than most restaurants in the area. Tony & Wendi will make your stay........ Do yourself a favour !! Very handy location walking distance to town.

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Thank sdbaxter2016
woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Awesome, thank you, and great that my cooking comes up your standards, lovely to meet you both and look forward to a return stay. Cheers for now, Wendi More 

Ko Phangan, Thailand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this place so much that i have stayed there for 3 months! Wendy and Tony are amazing hosts, always ready to help you. The tourist rooms are just lovely (shared bathroom and kitchen super clean!) + beautiful walks to the river into the woods from the motel. You cannot leave this place without trying Wendys cooking, she is the... More 

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Hello Frenchy Laly, What a gorgeous review, thank you and it was just great having you to stay, hopefully we will have the privilege of having you back again. Wendi More 

Warrnambool, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Wendi and Tony made my first trip to New Zealand with a gorgeous friend sensational. The place is gorgeous and they have worked so hard to get it to what I say is "5 star". Wendi is so good at planning your trip, ensuring that we saw the best places, ate at the right restaurants and gave us fabulous entertainment.... More 

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Thank toniamcmahon
woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Wow, thank you. I am so glad that you had a great time, even in Winter time. Northland certainly is a special place and is very easy to promote. As for enjoying Woodlands, it works both ways - easy for us when we always get fabulous guests coming to stay. Take Care, Wendi More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I spent 6 weeks at Woodlands recently and it was perfect for my stay in KeriKeri. Wendi and Tony are fantastic hosts, who truly go above and beyond for their guests. I stayed in a Tourist Cabin most of the time, and the shared kitchen and bathrooms were super clean, and very well stocked. Great value for money also! Gorgeous... More 

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Thank you very very much for your amazing review and also fantastic that you enjoyed your stay with us. We also loved having you to stay and cooking for you, I am glad that you loved your lunch box! Hopefully we will meet again and good luck with all your plans. Wendi More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

I could not think of a better place to stay in Kerikeri. It just couldn't get any better. Tony and Wendy are the most amazing hosts and I admire the job they do. They are the most amazing hosts and go out of their way to cater to your every need. Nothing is too much trouble, the customer service is... More 

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Thank you sooooo much Anne-Maree, what an amazing review, great that what we do is paying off, we do try very hard. We loved having you to stay and would love to see you back again. Take care for now, Wendi More 

Carterton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Took the family to the top of the north island, stayed at Woodlands with Tony & Wendi for a week and it was a home away from home. Rooms, meals and service was tip top. Absolutely awesome stay, would love to come back.

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Thank you, what a lovely family and wonderful to have all to stay, we do try our best at Woodlands to make everyone feel at home and of course we would love to have you stay again. Take care, Wendi More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Great location. Clean, modern, well furnished room. Accommodation is adjacent to woodlands. Plenty of outdoor tables/seating, so you can enjoy having a meal with others. Also has a great shared kitchen, including cooking utensils, fridge and freezer. Took advantage of the outdoor heated spa, which was very relaxing. Friendly staff. Favourite accommodation on this trip.

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woodlandsmotel, Owner at Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue, responded to this review

Fantastic, great review, thank you. It is awesome if you can use all our facilities, especially the shared kitchen etc option as some nights there are guests from all continents and a great way to meet people. Many of our guests make great friendships from this. Cheers, Wendi More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfect for business travelers, weekend getaways and tourists alike, Woodlands is just a short stroll from Kerikeri cafes, restaurants and boutique shopping. Fantastic value with facilities and accommodation styles to suit a range of needs. Enjoy a relaxed stay in a native bush setting and informal environment. Conference facilities are available for business meetings, weddings and group functions including catering and bar service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue

Address: 126 Kerikeri Road, Kerikeri 0230, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Kerikeri
Price Range: $54 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Woodlands Motel & Conference Venue 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Kerikeri
#2 Business Hotel in Kerikeri
#3 Family Hotel in Kerikeri
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kerikeri
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