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    Tipi and Bobs Waterfront Lodge

    Puriri Bay Road | Tryphena, Auckland, Great Barrier Island, New Zealand
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    • Excellent45%
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    • Average26%
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 25 reviews

    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    My husband and I try to make it here once a year during our summer trip to the Barrier. This year we had another memorable meal. The appetizer was spicy deep fried prawns and we'd wished we had ordered two servings. My main was fish...More

    2  Thank Elea_z
    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    Group of 8 of us for a meal . Nice location overlooking the bay at Tryphena. Attentive staff Like all things on Barrier - not cheap Mains we had all reasonable /nice but we thought really rather expensive for what we got. Am aware of...More

    Thank Nigel B
    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    TIPI N BOBS is the best place to stay and dine on great barrier island..Marge and Pete care about your stay and want you to experience the best the barrier has to offer.. The rooms are extremely clean and lovely with wonderful views right beside...More

    Thank coralgb
    Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

    Breakfast was exactly what we wanted before our hike. Very friendly owners who stayed open past closing long enough for us to get there and have breakfast. They have a cute dog too. Would love to have tried dinner there but we ran out of...More

    1  Thank Melissahill10
    Reviewed 24 February 2016

    We had such great expectations going to stay on the Barrier but were extremely disappointed and let down by the accommodation offered at this waterfront lodge. Well, it's not really a 'Lodge' in the true sense, more like a motel. We were travelling with a...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Great Barrier Island
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    Tipi and Bobs Waterfront Lodge
    26 reviews
    .71 km away
    Barrier Social Club
    5 reviews
    1.12 km away
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    lovetramping
    24 July 2014|
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    Response from Margery H | Property representative |
    HI Ros, we are more than happy to cater for you on the 5th September. You will need to phone a day or two before and make a reservation explaining your dietary allergies. This is so we can plan a meal for you. Regards... More
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    "unit one has the best views and unit five for honeymooners"
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    "Rooms at front of property only have a sea view."
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    "Suite 5 - but there were a couple of other rooms at the front of the hotel which would've had good views"
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    "Avoid the small studio, for such a beautiful island you got no views and could hear the generator in the..."
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