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“fly fishing”(17 reviews)
“the main lodge”(6 reviews)
“rainbow trout”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
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5 Star Hotel
This 16,000 acres of timeless wilderness is steeped in history and provides world class fly fishing for brown and rainbow trout, deer stalking and an abundance of native flora and wildlife. Outdoor activities include mountain biking, horse trekking and guided walking, while an Olympic...
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Taharua Road, RD 3, Taharua 3351, New Zealand
21.2 miles to Taupo Airport
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Reviewed June 8, 2018

We went to Poronui as two couples, and had a first-class experience. Everything from the food to the fishing was top notch. Eve and her team are superb. I should have written this review six months ago right after we left.

Thank Dean T
Response from Poronui_Lodge, Manager at PoronuiResponded June 8, 2018

Never too late. Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed April 1, 2018

Stayed at the lodge for a weekend for a family wedding at Blake House. Pretty much had both places to ourselves: incredible venue for a wedding, gorgeous locality; amazing staff; delicious food. Faultless:

Thank Heidinewzealand
Response from Poronui_Lodge, Manager at PoronuiResponded May 5, 2018

So pleased you felt Poronui was yours for your visit.

Reviewed March 22, 2018

All staff were friendly on arrival. Rooms excellent. Food great. Fishing was our main interest.Excellent fishing guide who drove us around the property and to various fishing spots. Very relaxing and easy going.

Thank chris s
Response from Eve R, Manager at PoronuiResponded March 24, 2018

So pleased you got to see the property as well as enjoy the fishing. Very special to have some locals to enjoy our piece of paradise.

Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Our stay in Poronui came at the end of our visit to New Zealand and what a place to ensure you want to return . In fact all of the other guests there were returning visitors and we can see why . We spent 3...More

Thank irelandliz
Response from Eve R, Manager at PoronuiResponded March 9, 2018

So pleased you got to ride to the more remote corners of the property. Olivia has a few more up her sleeve for your next trip.

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Our private bungalow was hospital clean with a deck view of the hundreds of Red Stags and thsheep herds grazing next to a crystal clear river that was home to monster trout that took flys readily. Dining with all guests and guides made it feel...More

Thank kookoo48
Response from Eve R, Manager at PoronuiResponded February 5, 2018

So pleased you enjoyed the ambiance of Poronui. A you say a receptive brown in a crystal clear river is heaven to anglers

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Babysitting
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
$438 - $1,300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$438 - $1,300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveler (36)
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