We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
12/3/2017 12/4/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Karioi Lodge

    5B Whaanga Rd | R D 3 Whale Bay, Raglan 3297, New Zealand
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    12/3/2017 12/4/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in RaglanSee available hotels in Raglan
    Traveler (12)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Argent Motor Lodge
    736 reviews
    #1 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    26.3 mi
     
    Atrium on Ulster
    327 reviews
    #2 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    25.5 mi
     
    Albert Court Motor Lodge
    209 reviews
    #3 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    26.9 mi
     
    Astra Motor Lodge
    396 reviews
    #4 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    25.9 mi
     
    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good26%
    • Average21%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible6%
    Travelers talk about
    “glow worms” (9 reviews)
    “pool table” (7 reviews)
    “surf school” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (64)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stopped here with Stray. Very nice stop for the night. Large open areas to socialise both inside and outside (it was chucking it down with rain when I was there). Rooms were quite large, bed was comfortable. Didn't use the kitchens but both seemed OK....More

    Thank Jb23_01
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Raglan is great but Karioi Lodge is positively dreamy. 10 years ago I visited New Zealand for my first international travel. The fine folks at Karioi taught me to surf, and set me up in the best hostel anywhere on the North or South Island....More

    Thank Michael D
    Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

    I arrived here on the Stray bus. Raglan is a lovely surfing town. Inspiration point, accessed directly from the lodge, has some lovely photo opportunities and stunning views. Fantastic communal areas for chatting with our Stray team. Good kitchen facilities. Staff very friendly. Great!

    Thank mrnothersan
    Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

    Love this hostel, 2 kitchens, a sauna, a cool warehouse for parties etc and glow worms in the drive way! Rooms are spacious and clean and the staff are super nice. There's even free homegrown fruit and you can purchase fresh eggs for very cheap....More

    Thank Natalie M
    Reviewed July 30, 2017

    Beautiful location stay uphill with some awesome views! Don't expect much coverage, you go there to sink into the nature and enjoy the quietness! Big lounge room to chill, cosy share rooms, friendly staff and pretty clean!

    Thank Tarek-Terry S
    Argent Motor Lodge
    736 reviews
    #1 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    26.3 mi
     
    Atrium on Ulster
    327 reviews
    #2 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    25.5 mi
     
    Albert Court Motor Lodge
    209 reviews
    #3 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    26.9 mi
     
    Astra Motor Lodge
    396 reviews
    #4 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    25.9 mi
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Raglan
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (12)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Shack
    424 reviews
    3.96 miles away
    Rock-It Kitchen
    178 reviews
    2.48 miles away
    Orca Restaurant & Bar
    315 reviews
    3.91 miles away
    Raglan Fish
    209 reviews
    4.67 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Ngarunui Beach
    149 reviews
    2.70 miles away
    Raglan Wharf
    73 reviews
    4.28 miles away
    Wildcoast Ruapuke Horse Riding
    53 reviews
    4.82 miles away
    Te Toto Gorge Lookout
    36 reviews
    2.10 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Naomi C
    January 5, 2017|
    Answer
    Response from RaglanSurfingSchool | Property representative |
    The lodge has 6 campervan sites, but we do not have any spots for tents.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Share rooms were pretty good, stayed in a 4bed share, good bunk beds."
    Read review
    "budget friendly place and free wifi"
    Read review
    "there is only one room. its not a hotel actually"
    Read review
    "Go to the top floor, The views are better"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing