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    Doubtless Bay Lodge

    33 Cable Bay Block Road | Coopers Beach, Mangonui 0420, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    My partner and i stayed here for a weekend and absolutely loved it! The rooms were spotless, beds were comfy, had an amazing view overlooking the beach, hosts were welcoming and breakfast was amazing! I had scrambled eggs, they were the best scrambled eggs i...More

    Thank rachelmatiu
    Response from Doubtless, Owner at Doubtless Bay LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Rachel for taking the time to review your stay with us and give us such an amazing review! It was wonderful to have you both here and it is such a bonus that we were able to make your weekend away so enjoyable....More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    Nikki and Gavin provided excellent recommendations for sights to see and where to eat. Great launching point from which to visit Cape Reinga. Warm, clean, and comfortable rooms! Really appreciated the complimentary laundry service.More

    Thank Wyndham D
    Response from Doubtless, Owner at Doubtless Bay LodgeResponded 30 July 2017

    Thanks guys for the wonderful feedback. We hope you also enjoyed your stay in the beautiful Bay of Islands and that the weather behaved for you. I guess you must be just about home by now, where it must be a lot warmer than it...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017

    Chosen mainly just as a convenient overnight stop-over location on our way up to Cape Reigna, but we were pleasantly surprised with the comfort and hospitality we were shown. The rooms are very comfortable and quiet and the hosts (Nikki and Gavin) are exceptional! Breakfast...More

    Thank John C
    Response from Doubtless, Owner at Doubtless Bay LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

    Thank you John C for giving us such a great review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and found your room comfortable. We love to spend time at breakfast with our guests, especially Gavin, because he gets the most time for interaction...More

    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Doubtless Bay Lodge is great value for the money. The rooms are clean and spatious. The bathrooms a little bit outdated, but spotlessly clean. And Gavin told us they are planning on updating them. Nikki and Gavin are wonderful hosts. As we stayed at the...More

    Thank Lilpia
    Response from Doubtless, Owner at Doubtless Bay LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

    Thank you Lilpia for taking the time to review you stay with us and giving us such a wonderful review. Yes, the bathrooms are due for an update and we hope to commence that this winter. Thanks again. Regards Nikki and Gavin.

    Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

    Nikki and Gavin have exceeded expectations again. The place is being modernised and improved and it's exceptionally comfortable. Breakfast was top notch - I swear the best scrambled eggs I've ever had. Breakfast on the deck is special and the local knowledge and tips from...More

    Thank regular_traveller456
    Response from Doubtless, Owner at Doubtless Bay LodgeResponded 29 April 2017

    Why 'thank you' regular_ traveller456 for such a wonderful review! Yes, we are making progress with our renovations, but still a work in progress. Yep, when you cook as many scrambled eggs as we do, they eventually become a 'work of art'! Hope to see...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$76 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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