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Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River Retreat

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Overview
251 Old Coach Road, Whitianga 3591 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Spa
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We enjoyed our stay very much. Super friendly hosts and the bath overlooking the forest was the most romantic spot on our trip. Also the spa pool is amazing for stargazing. We would definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Be you friends, couple or single ( I've been the last two here...:) this place is lovely. My third time back and this time under new owners. If you want to have comfort, absolute peace (except birdsong and the sound of the river running) ,...More

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Response from Debbaumi, Owner at Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Hi there. Thanks so much for the rave review! So glad you enjoyed Wairua... even though the weather wasn't so kind to you! Look forward to having you back a fourth time! Cheers Debbie

Reviewed 1 week ago

Extraordinary peaceful location with personal and very helpful treatment by Debbie and Ernst. We loved the treetop bathroom with candle ligt and music and also the spa in the rain forest Waking up by bird whistles was very special.

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Response from Debbaumi, Owner at Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River RetreatResponded 1 week ago

HI there. Glad you liked the quiet location here at Wairua... enjoy the rest of your vacation here in beautiful New Zealand! cheers Debbie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I say what a gem of a place to find. You wonder where your heading then you cross the ford and it’s infront of you. Beautiful clean rooms with plenty space. Debbie appeared across with a wonderful selection of goodies for breakfast. The treetop...More

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Response from Debbaumi, Owner at Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Hi there. Thanks for the great review! Glad you enjoyed your soak in the treetop bathhouse - it really is something special! All the best! Debbie @ Wairua

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as you drive through the river, you realize that you are truly on to something special. Debbie and Ernst are gracious hosts. This is a place to get away from it all. The sights and sounds of the rain forest are are refreshing....More

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Response from Debbaumi, Owner at Wairua Lodge - Rainforest River RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Cathy. What a great review! Thanks so much!! Lovely to have had you here and so glad you enjoyed Wairua so much... best regards Debbie @ Wairua

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Description
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 More 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. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$137 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$137 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
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Traveller (219)
Room & Suite (37)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (5)
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Leahlisa
25 September 2015|
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Response from Debbaumi | Property representative |
The rooms differ in size-with Queens being slightly smaller.The King has a Superking bed, more comfy chairs and a BBQ in the outside patio.
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Leahlisa
25 September 2015|
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Response from Debbaumi | Property representative |
Hi there, All guest can book one hour time slots in the Treetop Bath house, or the spa pool. We have some lovely bush walks, and swimming holes in the river. Check out our website for room options. Hope this... More
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"no tips, all good. "
hrs74
1 week ago
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"Having the fridge inside a cupboard, eliminated any noise, which often happens in paid accommodation."
Excursion40813741225
30 Oct 2018
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"Be prepared to never want to leave! We were reluctant to go anywhere else, simply because there was so..."
Kybax
30 Oct 2018
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"The double bedroom was a great size! "
lambdiana
28 Oct 2018
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