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Appledore Lodge

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Appledore Lodge is a luxury boutique bed and breakfast Lodge on the banks of the Waitangi River. Guests love using the outdoor swimming pool which overlooks the gardens and river and is a fabulous outdoor space for a BBQ or for relaxing. Breakfast is a sociable affair with guests from around the globe exchanging travel tales. We pride ourselves on helping our guests make the most of their time with us and on their forward journeys. The suites are all individually appointed and offer comfort and views.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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River View
Great View
Full view
Getting there
Kerikeri Airport10 km
Whangarei Airport62 km
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our travel agent booked us at the Appledore. We LOVED it. We were lucky enough to have the place to ourselves. Colleen and Ashley were excellent hosts. They provided recommendations on sightseeing, restaurants, where to park, etc. The place is gorgeous and very upscale. The...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

A long way from the Netherlands but we felt direct at home. Friendly welkom and our stay was verry Nice. Also the help we got planning our trips. Beautifull room. Specially the swimming with wild dolfins was a thing never to forget. Henry & Iety...More

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Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and your travels throughout our beautiful country. Kind regards, Colleen and Ashley

Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We spent three nights at Appledore Lodge. We were very warmly welcomed by Colleen and Ashley. They were the perfect hosts and extremly helpful. The rooms are very comfortable and the riverview is amazing. This was our favourite acommodation on our NZ-trip.

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Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for this lovely review. We so enjoyed your company and are always delighted to get positive feedback. Kind regards, Colleen and Ashley

Reviewed 24 May 2018

My wife and I spent 3 nights at Appledore Lodge in March. All the other reviews will tell you about the Bay of Islands, beautiful views, comfortable room and great breakfast, but Colleen and Ashley are the star attractions. From the time we arrived until...More

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Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 2 June 2018

Oh what a delight to read this and know that you had such a ball here with us! Thank you:) Warm regards, Colleen and Ashley

Reviewed 23 May 2018

A very nice place to stay over and also a good breakfast. A fantastic view over the river and a beautiful garden. There is also a swimmingpool and the rooms are just excellent. The owners are the best hosts, very friendly and always there to...More

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Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We do feel privileged to live with this beautiful view of the river and countryside! I am so glad you enjoyed the muffins - I do try and provide something different most mornings. And the swimming pool was very...More

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Good Day, Yes, the Cottage has its own washing machine and we can also do your laundry for you in the main house for a small charge. Kind regards, Colleen and Ashley
Room Tips
"best views, friendly hosts, excellent rooms, delicious breakfast"
22 May 2018
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"All rooms are excellent. The suites are of course more luxurious than the studio"
17 Apr 2018
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"All rooms have view and amenities"
11 Apr 2018
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"All rooms, suites and cottage immaculate and presented to a very high standard. Slept soundly each night."
25 Mar 2018
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US$133 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
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