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.

“We will definitely be back!!!”
Review of Te Kiteroa Lodge

We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Waimate
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Te Kiteroa Lodge
Reviewed July 27, 2014

What an amazing place, we didn't have to travel far to be so well looked after. Ann and Gary took our booking at short notice and we were blown away by the Turret Room, I had to take pictures to show friends and family, the meals were just awesome and so was the wine, the view spectacular and that out door hot tub was the cherry on top

  • Stayed: July 2014
    • Value
    • Location
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Thank Djtrinitymaree
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2014

Our Little "Best Kept Secret". Glad you enjoyed and look forward to meeting you again.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a ReviewReviews (42)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

25 - 31 of 42 reviews

Reviewed June 15, 2014

Who would have thought Waimate would have such an idyllic location. Great owners and fabulous location. Breakfast superb...got caterers in to provide dinner which did not match the standard of the accommodation...this was the only downside.

  • Stayed: June 2014, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Thank Morrie2014
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2014

Many thanks. Enjoyed your company

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Te Kiteroa lodge is possibly one of the best B and B stays we have had. Superb location. Wonderful hosts. Amazing views. Great wine. Well worth the trip inland off SH1. Waimate is a quiet but very friendly south canterbury town.

  • Stayed: May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
1  Thank hutchies
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2014

Hi Wayne and Wendy. Thankyou very much for your praise. It was a pleasure hosting you and hope to see you again sometime soon.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 11, 2014

Great views fabulous hosts in a beautiful historic home.. Iconic homestead nestled against the hills with views to the ocean.. have a taste of their wines and enjoy the experience…hosts go that extra mile It is the Centenary year for this house./Lodge.

Room Tip: the turret room has appeal however all the rooms have something special and part of the local area...
See more room tips
  • Stayed: March 2014, traveled with friends
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Thank k1w1Spirit
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2014

It was indeed our pleasure to host such nice people.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 30, 2014

Its hard to single out any one thing about this fabulous lodge, everything was fantastic!The congenial and so welcoming hosts, Gary and Anne do this historic house proud. We were booked for one night and ended up staying for three. A full extensive breakfast was served each morning by a very bubbly, charming Heidi and on a couple of occasions Gary joined us for coffee and shared his local knowledge. The lodge is steeped in history and both Anne and Gary have had many of the very old photos reproduced and these are hung throughout the lodge. The bellbirds are in abundance and the absolute serenity of the lodge and surroundings helped us to truly relax and unwind..

Stayed: March 2014, traveled as a couple
1  Thank vomo2i
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2014

Such a pleasure to host such nice people. Enjoyed the coffee chats.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 15, 2014

We were traveling south on route 1 and took a detour in to Waimate to look for somewhere to stay the night. The lady at the tourist office said the lady who was fund raising out side owned a b and b on her winery.
What could be better bed and wine in the same place, and what a place, a beautiful old house with the most spectacular views and the rooms were to die for.
Anne and Gary were charming and made us feel at home and enjoyed telling us all about their lovely property. The breakfast was plentiful with lots of choice. I only whish we could have stayed longer. This would be the perfect place for a romantic get away.

Room Tip: All the rooms have brilliant views and are all furnished to a very high standard.
See more room tips
  • Stayed: February 2014, traveled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Thank Goodey
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2014

A real pleasure for us to share our Paradise with you both. Good luck for the rest of your visit to New Zealand.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 24, 2013

Lovely comfortable hotel, bedroom was more than well appointed. Hosts were very welcoming, the food was delicious, both the evening meal and breakfast and the wine was very nice as well. Would love to come back again. Lovely country spaciousness and quiet with an amazing view.

  • Stayed: November 2013, traveled with friends
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Thank Helene d
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Te_Kiteroa_Lodge_NZ, Owner at Te Kiteroa Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2013

Thankyou for the kind words. One of those best kept secrets.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Been to Te Kiteroa Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Te Kiteroa Lodge

Address: 227 Point Bush Road, Waimate 7979, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Waimate
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 7 Specialty Lodging in Waimate
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A 104+ year old Edwardian property located on an elevated site with views to the southern alps around to the Pacific Ocean. Located within a working vineyard and adjacent winery with direct access to bush walks and mountain-biking trails from the front gate. Hosted B&B accommodation with guest dining in the evening by arrangement. Sauna and outdoor hot-tub with deck loungers. Complimentary winery tour and tasting for guests. See us on Facebook - TeKiteroa ... more   less 

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