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Wharepuke Subtropical Accommodation

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sculpture park”(4 reviews)
“sub tropical”(5 reviews)
“the cottages”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on a trip up north after seeing it recommended here, and were glad we did. The accommodation consists of self-contained cottages set amid a large subtropical garden and sculpture park, with a main room combining a kitchen and lounge, a separate bedroom...More

Thank tuturiwhata
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We stayed here for two nights at the beginning of May. Tania, our host, was very friendly and helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Our quirky Kiwi cottage had everything we needed; the bed was comfortable and the shower and the wi-fi worked well....More

Thank 22,007
Reviewed 5 May 2018

The somewhat retro cottages are just right......everything you need, beautifully sited to take advantage of the garden setting yet retain privacy, and tastefully decorated with Original artwork. There’s plenty to do without venturing off the property. There’s a beautiful sub tropical garden, a sculpture walk,...More

Thank AnthBo
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Firstly I must stress that we are not used to 5 star luxury. On the positive side the location of the accommodation is reasonably close to Kerikeri. The grounds are pretty but that's where it stops. The cottage we stayed in was damp and smelt...More

Thank BillyF1931
Response from tazNz, Manager at Wharepuke Subtropical AccommodationResponded 4 May 2018

Hi Billy On reflection of your hurtful and potentially harmful pleas to others to “don't stay here” my question is “Why did you?” You did not mention anything at the time to us. We would have tried to rectify any issues and if you were...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Unlike its excellent restaurant, this hotel suffers from being quirky and needs more refinement to draw at the top of the market. It is quiet and friendly, but comes off as tired, undermaintained, and underserved. The cottage we occupied was comfortable, if spartan. The WiFi...More

Thank Arden O
Response from tazNz, Manager at Wharepuke Subtropical AccommodationResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Arden O If the WiFi isn't working (and it not a problem that is outside our gate) it takes less than 30 sec to reboot the system if we are told about it. We sometimes suffer from being a small town in NZ and...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
US$85 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$85 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Be up high for best seclusion; if need wheelchair access, ask as for suitable cottage . If limited mobility..."
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"ask for a room furthest from the car park & restaurant if you want to ensure a real away from it all stay"
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"All cottages similar"
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"All Cottages are private with tropical gardens surrounding each."
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