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Bridge to Nowhere Lodge

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Whanganui 4541 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience on this trip. Jet boat and woodland walk followed by lunch on the bridge. Dave was an excellent guide, informative and pleasant to be with! We would recommend this trip to anyone. My 6 and 8 year old loved it...More

Thank Mai C
Response from Joe A, Owner at Bridge to Nowhere LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

Yes kids do love the jet boat ride and then being able to run around on the track into the Bridge. A totally different part of our wonderful country so different from the cities! Dave is a brilliant guide, very knowledgeable friendly and funny. We...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Arriving in the rain at very short notice, the hostess very kindly put us up in a Lodge room vs. a 'wet walk' to the cabins. We were snug looking out on the magnificence of the river in flood. Next day we took the jet...More

Thank Warren B
Response from Joe A, Owner at Bridge to Nowhere LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

Warren great to get a review from you, thanks! Pretty amazing area up here isn't it! The Whanganui River in flood is a sight to see as long as you are high up and safe and warm! You will have to come back in summer...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome ride, great scenery. Lodge was amazing with dinner fit for a king and/or queen. Jet boating great. Can't say enough good about this place. Had a luxurious bedroom to sleep in. Hosts were wonderful with a sense of humour to go with it. Will...More

Thank Julief3560
Response from Joe A, Owner at Bridge to Nowhere LodgeResponded 23 April 2017

Hey Julie Thanks for the great review. You are all more than welcome back any time. You can obviously keep up with Joe's sense of humour! C U Mandy

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Awesome experience jet boating up the Whanganui River with Joe. Amazing scenery and serene visit to the bridge to nowhere. Arrived back at lodge for hot shower, cheese and crackers and beer. Lovely roast dinner and homemade pudding. Accommodation was lovely and clean. The host...More

Thank AmandaW4652
Response from BTNLodge, Owner at Bridge to Nowhere LodgeResponded 21 April 2017

Hi There Amanda Cool review thanks. Hope you get a chance to come back again! C U Mandy :)

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Thanks Dave for a wonderful Jetboat ride and the local knowledge commentary on Sunday. The weather was variable (rain up. sunshine back) however the adventure was awesome. We have been looking forward to this trip for four years. Thoroughly enjoyed. Recommend this to every visitor...More

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Response from BTNLodge, Owner at Bridge to Nowhere LodgeResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks Cheryl and Darrell for your review. Glad that you enjoyed your trip despite the showery weather. Sometimes the mist rain makes the trip even more memoriable like stepping back in time! Hope you get a chance to come back again when the river is...More

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Description
Two types of lodging is available - fully catered and includes; comfortable accommodation, buffet dinner, and breakfast.OR a self-catering option with accommodation in a bunk or family room accommodation, More (doubles available on application) and includes use of all the facilities: fully equipped kitchen, lounge and dining room, showers. You bring your own sleeping bag and food.Ideal for canoeists or trampers who would like a well deserved hot shower and a comfortable bed. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$29 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$29 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
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Room & Suite (9)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Rooms on the northern side have access out onto the deck."
hammy2018
27 Jan 2018
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"Book early, all rooms are much the same."
celializ
18 Jan 2018
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"The cost of the jet boat includes all food and accomodation! Excellent value for money."
lauragV5482NB
23 Apr 2017
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"Quiet & relaxing back country lodge, old school New Zealand"
BJW145
9 Apr 2017
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