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Appledore Lodge

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624 Puketona Road Northland, Paihia 0200 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewswaitangi rivernew zealandoutstanding hospitalitybooking activitiesthe main househomemade muffinsgreat hostshelpful suggestionsbreakfast was delicioususeful informationperfect place to stayglass of winestayed longerlocal areaplaces to visitother guestsboat trip
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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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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

Thank Aussie_Grey_Power
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

Reviewed 21 May 2018

The rooms at the river are extraordinary. It is beautiful to live in the pure nature. The host are very friendly and helpfull. It's worthwile to spend some nights at the Appledore Lodge and visit the nearby attractions.More

Thank mizaug
Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you for your positive review. We never tire of looking out at the river and its changing moods and we do feel fortunate to live here where there is so much to see and do that is close together. The Bay is truly beautiful....More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Golf Course
Outdoor pool
Price range
US$124 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$124 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Traveller (150)
Room & Suite (77)
Pool & Beach (21)
Dining (12)
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Response from sheepgalore | Property representative |
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
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"best views, friendly hosts, excellent rooms, delicious breakfast"
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"All rooms are excellent. The suites are of course more luxurious than the studio"
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"All rooms have view and amenities"
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"All rooms, suites and cottage immaculate and presented to a very high standard. Slept soundly each night."
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