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    The Salty Dog Inn

    242 Mahurangi East Road, Snells Beach 0920, New Zealand
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    • Excellent20%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    Very helpful staff, however the accomodation is quite tired and needs renovation. The meal at the inn was below standard, yet the breakfast was lovely. If you are looking for a very peaceful restful place to be, this is good as there's not much to...More

    Thank Milton C
    Response from debzverne, Owner at The Salty Dog InnResponded 1 week ago

    Very sad to hear you were disappointed in our meals. The accommodation is old english and it fits a market which is reasonably priced. Summer is definitely the best time to view our region and enjoy its beauty.

    Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

    Tidy, simple accomodation. 8/10 - in winter the "open-plan shower" was too draughty for me. Great location. Real comfy unit. Classic Inn look. Separate restaurant & bar which is nice for little families. Breakfast was included, 10/10!

    Thank Retta M
    Response from debzverne, Owner at The Salty Dog InnResponded 5 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. We agree about the showers on a winter's day or night. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Warm regards Debbie

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    The Salty Dog is an old style pub come motel. The rooms look old but are clean and have all of the facilities you need. Likewise the pub food is nothing special but is cheap and perfectly acceptable. The waiter receptionist was excellent and very...More

    Thank garywallisnl
    Response from debzverne, Owner at The Salty Dog InnResponded 5 July 2017

    Thank You for your feedback. Moses is my 2IC and yes he is amazing. Hope we see you again soon. Warm regards Debbie

    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    Having recently moved into the area, we have dropped into the pub on several occasions now. The first time was for the St Patricks Day evening - the place was going off! Lots of people there wearing appropriate greenery and having a good time and...More

    Thank 3mfs
    Response from debzverne, Owner at The Salty Dog InnResponded 5 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review us. We look forward to the day you get to dine with us and experience our food. The first time I heard the Screaming Larkens I too was not sure however they have a great following and...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    The room looked great. The bed was good and it was a large room. There was a large bunch of people partying two doors along and we raised our concerns, with the staff member. He assured us they'd leave soon to drink at the Inn's...More

    Thank Kayrobbo
    Response from debzverne, Owner at The Salty Dog InnResponded 5 June 2017

    I am sorry you were disappointed. We did have a conference group in and Moses does remember you. What he said their would be no where else that could take you. We work very closely with the other hotels in the area and as we...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$95 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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