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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewscomplimentary wine and beerhot tubwhale watchingnew zealandfriendly hostslovely placeb and bensuite bathroomsmall fridgeexcellent staystunning viewsstayed for two nightsbeautiful gardencatfishthe main roadbaymountains
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

We stayed for two nights and the view from our room was just amazing. Good location for whale watching and an easy walk into the town for an evening meal (can highly recommend Zephyr). Breakfast was good. As mentioned in another review, the walls are...More

Thank 186402Jane
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review, we are happy you loved the view and yes Zephyr is our favourite too.

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Nikau Lodge was like finding paradise. Our hosts Rachel and Nigel were friendly and very helpful. Their home is beautiful and as for the view we had from our room - wow! mountains and the ocean, a dream come true. The whole experience - the...More

Thank helenjslade1
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 25 April 2018

What a fantastic review! Thank you.

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Nikau is such a lovely place to stay. Felt very welcome Rachel and Nigel are friendly helpful hosts. Would definitely recommend to others :) great view and walking distance to town. I will be back again. Thanks

Thank chloebaxter89
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 25 April 2018

Be great to see you again sometime! Thank you for taking the time to give us a lovely review.

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Stayed 2 nights. Rachel and Nigel are excellent hosts and we loved the fully equipped and comfy room, which had a wonderful view across the bay and to the snow topped mountains beyond. Complimentary wine and beer plus fresh milk in the fridge on the...More

Thank Chuffer81A
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 23 April 2018

Hello, thank you for taking the time to give us a great review! we hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in NZ

Reviewed 17 April 2018

we came here in April 2018 and loved it. It's perfectly situated, the beds are comfortable, the free wine was delicious but nothing could beat the cookies we found in our rooms. It's a really homely place and it was great to see the stars...More

Thank charliecj
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review, we hope you enjoyed the rest of NZ

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$183 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$183 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Service, sleep quality and cleanliness all excellent."
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"The north facing rooms offer the best of the views."
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"We loved the views from the whale suite"
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"If traffic noise is an issue for you request a room furthest away from the road."
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