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Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River Retreat

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The grounds are picturesque. Hidden gem . Felt very relaxed . Can go on a bush walk , relax in the spa or bath with candles and watch the stars . The owners of the retreat, Debbie and Ernst, are really helpful and welcoming. We will definitely be back to repeat the experience. Thank you .

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Incredible hidden valley experience :) highly recommend staying more than 1 night to reap the benefits of going on bush walks, through to the water holes, outdoor spa and treetop bath. The owners are so welcoming, helpful and thoughtful. We didn't want to leave and would go back in a heartbeat!!

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Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Our stay in Wairua Lodge was unforgettable. Either if you are looking for a place to chill and disconnect from the rest of the world or you're looking for nice walks around the Coromandel Peninsula, this is a perfect place to stay. Tam and Charles are formidable hosts in all senses. Kind, very helpful and with great advices and recommendations...

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Avon, Con
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Lovely grounds, gardens, nooks... an entire estate of relaxation and beauty. Then add a private hot tub under the stars and/or a very private, deep bath overlooking the native forest and stream. Finally, a wonderful breakfast that you can eat on your terrace or one of several lovely locations around the property. And for the more adventurous or young at...

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Wairura Lodge is in a secluded valley surrounded by nature. It's quiet with enough garden space to relax even when there are other guests. We enjoyed the on-site hike (not for beginners), the forrest bath, the on-site kitchen with outdoor grill and the general ambiance. One note is that it's non-trivial to drive in and out, especially at night, so...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Karl: "my daughter booked us in for two nights after she loved her stay back in 2011. I'm not sure if it was looked after better then but it wasn't our cup of tea. It's rather dark and more of a location for adventurers who want to be left to their own in a remote location. Other guest didn't engage...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 February 2017

What a fantastically beautiful place to stay and coupled with the wonderful hosts Tam and Charles we had the most magical weekend away - didn't want it to end. Thanks so much for the lovely time and we will see you again soon. Loved the bush walks, swims and glow worm spotting!

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Beautiful lodge in the middle of nature. Comfortable lodge rooms, great views, great for relaxing, and a little adventure. It feels completely remote but in the area there is a lot to do. Lovely owners with good tips for making the coromandel unforgettable.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Everything was amazing, the owners of the place are super service oriented always having a good tip. The water holes are beautifuls and with the table and chairs you can have a nice and refreshing picnic. We totaly will be back.

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

We stayed at Wairua Lodge in early December and were lucky enough to have most of the place to ourselves. Although we only stayed for one night, there was plenty to keep us entertained - little tramps (and big ones too) up the hill, river crossings, and swimming holes (bring your togs!). Our highlight of the trip, however, was unwinding...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wairua Lodge sits on a sunny ridge in a bush clad valley only 12 kilometres from Whitianga. 4 double rooms look out across the valley into Coromandel mountains, and the Kiwi Apartment is a 2 bedroom fully self contained suite, overhanging a bushclad ravine.Swim in the river, walk the nature trails,soak in the Treetops bath house or in the Night sky spa pool.Centrally located for all days trips around The Coromandel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River Retreat

Address: 251 Old Coach Road, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: $188 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Take food and any special supplies to avoid the need to go back to town.”
mark2390, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The River Suite is the only private room - every other room has people walking past and you have to keep your curtains closed.”
tron412, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The River suite has all the amenities for a few days stay”
PeachP633, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Wouldn't worry about getting room with private BBQ as we had no issues using the communal one.”
EleanorB264, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“great walks, away from city, relaxing, peaceful, elegant”
Leahlisa, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
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