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Aotearoa Lodge

70 Racecourse Road, Whitianga 3510 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Simple, clean and very peaceful lodge. We were personally welcomed by the manager who was eager to help us and answer any questions. Would definitely recommend and only a short drive to Hot Water Beach.

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Aotearoa Lodge runs private tours, and our travel coordinator recommended their Eastern Beaches Deluxe Tour. Darryl was our tour operator and was knowledgeable and fun, a real character. We visited Cathedral Cove, Hot Water Beach, and a number of other coastal scenery locations, and he...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank David L
Response from Lynette010, Manager at Aotearoa LodgeResponded 6 September 2018

Hello David I am pressure meet you and I am very happy to hear that you had a great time on the Eastern Beaches Deluxe tour. I hope to see you again. Many thanks Aotearoa Lodge & tour.

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We were greeted promptly upon arriving. The room was a little dated but nice and comfortable. Less than 30 minutes from Hot Water Beach and Cathedral Cove. The reception guy did not tell us about breakfast or where it was and didn’t realize it until...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Bryant P
Response from Lynette010, Manager at Aotearoa LodgeResponded 6 September 2018

Hello Bryant Thanks for staying with our lodge. I am deeply sorry about forgetting mention the breakfast. Many thanks Aotearoa lodge

Reviewed 15 July 2018

Accommodation was out of the main area and so was super quiet. However, the town was dead anyway at this time so didnt really matter. Owner was nice, offered extra internet but had to wake him up to check out in the early morning

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Simon H
Response from Lynette010, Manager at Aotearoa LodgeResponded 6 September 2018

Hello Simon Thanks for staying with our lodge. I am deeply sorry about the inconvenience of your checking out. We are fixing this issue in the future. Many thanks Aotearoa lodge

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for four nights. Our second stopover having spent four nights in Paihia Quite a contrast in terms of style of accommodation and location. We had a suite with two bedrooms, kitchen, living and dining area and bathroom which was very spacious. Everything...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank chrisjcherry
Response from Lynette010, Manager at Aotearoa LodgeResponded 6 September 2018

Hello Thanks for staying with our lodge. I am happy to hear you that you had enjoyed time in Whitianga. I have also had a good time fishing with your family. I hope to see you again. Many thanks Aotearoa lodge

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Welcome to Aotearoa Lodge, your Whitianga “home away from home.” Aotearoa Lodge aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after More year. For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Whitianga, Aotearoa Lodge is located a short distance from Stu's Wild Pig Farm (2.3 km) and Whiti Farm Park (7.9 km). You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that include a flat screen TV, a kitchenette, and a refrigerator, bringing comfort and convenience to your visit. Plus, Aotearoa Lodge offers a snack bar, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Aotearoa Lodge offers guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. While visiting Whitianga, you may want to try some ribs at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Stoked Restaurant or Grace O'Malley's Irish Inn. Whitianga also is known for some great biking trails, including Whitianga Bike Park, which are not too far from Aotearoa Lodge. Aotearoa Lodge puts the best of Whitianga at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Golf Course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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US$88 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$88 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
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"Ask for a room towards the end of the deck where smokers aren't."
23 Feb 2018
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"family rooms were large and plenty of room"
16 Oct 2016
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30 Sep 2016
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