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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed August 25, 2016

My husband and I stayed here in late April and had a fantastic time. Maudie and Dean are wonderful hosts and our meals were outstanding! Their home is so peaceful and relaxing, the beds were wonderfully comfortable, the bathroom was small but has everything you need. We will definitely be back!

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Whakatane, New Zealand
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Maude and Dean were fabulous hosts, on a cold winters night to walk into a cosy home with a warm welcome was just what we need. Our room was so cosy, stylish and warm with electric blankets on to take the chill off. We started with a little drink and got to know our hosts. A choice of venison, chicken...

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights at Awapiriti Lodge. Maudie and Dean we lovely hosts making us feel very welcome and relaxed from the moment we arrived. The bed was so comfortable, excellent meals and don't miss Maudie's homemade jams We would highly recommend.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed February 18, 2016

We spent two extremely comfortable nights with Maudie and Dean who were excellent hosts. We felt at home immediately and Maudie's breakfast and evening meals were scrumptious. All this, along with a scintillating dawn chorus, fantastic starlit nights and the sound of birds in the garden. What more could you ask for? Thank you Maudie and Dean for sharing your...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed January 27, 2016

Fantastic place to stay. Maudie and Dean couldn't be more pleasant hosts. Make sure you take up the evening meal option to sample some great home cooked food and Dean's great home brew. Well appointed bedroom with a comfortable bed. Great lounge and dining area. Not only is it a great place to stay but also excellent value.

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Thank Andrew S
Southport
Reviewed November 15, 2015

We stayed two nights here. The B&B is on a deer farm - but just off the highway. The Food, the company - excellent. It was a little tricky to find but well worth it. Our GPS did not pick up Shenandoah Highway, but the B& B is signposted and on the left hand side as you travel along route...

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Mainz, Germany
Reviewed March 31, 2015

Maudie and Dean made us feel like home the moment we drove up to the lodge. The couple from Australia who joined us later were a perfect fit, so the 6 of us had some very interesting conversations, before Maudie served us some 'home grown' venison, wine and after diner drink. Next morning we enjoyed a first class breakfast before...

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed March 26, 2015

My grandson & I stayed here for a couple of nights & really enjoyed it. We had marvellous breakfasts and that first night we shared a super yummy tea with Maudie & Dean as well...they made us feel real welcome & 'part of the family'! Our bedroom set-up was just ideal & we couldn't have asked for more. Thanks so...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 11, 2015

We very much enjoyed staying with Maudie and Dean on their property alongside the river Matakitaki. A beautiful drive to reach them and a very attractive house in their farmland where they breed deer. We had an excellent supper and breakfast with our hosts - and enjoyed Dean's home-brewed beer! We had a lovely room overlooking a flower-filled garden. The...

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Playa San Juan, Spain
Reviewed January 10, 2015

We were so lucky to pick this fab B and B to stay in. Maudie and Dean are just lovely people and so warm and welcoming. Their place is so peaceful and pretty. Maudie is a wonderful gardener and her garden is superb. We had an evening meal with them, what a delight, fantastic cook is Maude. Sadly Maudie was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our delightful B&B is situated on 116 hectares of farmland and native bush, beside the Maruia River (one of the best brown trout fly-fishing rivers in NZ) and backing onto a National Park. The house is nestled under Higgins Bluff and is set in an extensive garden setting. We grow our own vegetables and have free range hens which provide us with beautiful eggs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Awapiriti Lodge

Address: 560 Shenandoah Highway | Tasman, Murchison 7049, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Murchison
Number of rooms: 2
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 of 5 bubbles Luvinitup, Dec 11, 2012 | Read review
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