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Great Barrier Lodge

735 Whangaparapara Road, Whangaparapara, Auckland, Great Barrier Island 0991 New Zealand
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Great Barrier Lodge re-opened on 1 December 2017 with owners with a true love and passion for this fabulous piece of paradise and making sure their guests take home wonderful memories and can't wait to come back. Book now - you will love it! Great Barrier Lodge sits amongst the trees on the waters edge of Whangaparapara Harbour - Great Barrier Island, just 30 minutes flight away from Auckland. Surrounded by natural beauty, the lodge caters to travelers seeking rest and relaxation on the pristine beaches or thrill seekers looking to traverse the islands many walking/mountain bike treks. Whatever your preference, our friendly staff will ensure you enjoy your stay in this natural paradise.
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r0btnz wrote a review Oct 2019
Auckland, New Zealand6 contributions
The staff were excellent, the restaurant was fantastic, the 14 of us were really well looked after. Very helpful with recommendations for places to visit on the island. Very happy to recommend the Great Barrier Lodge to friends & family. Thank you for looking after us so well. See you next time.
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Date of stay: October 2019
368angelenem wrote a review Sep 2019
6 contributions15 helpful votes
A beautiful secluded location with stunning views from our room. The owners were very friendly and helpful in telling us the best spots on the island to visit. The food was absolutely superb. Great Barrier is an amazing untouched paradise and hopefully remains that way!
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Date of stay: August 2019
2 Helpful votes
Response from Angeline649, Owner at Great Barrier Lodge
Responded 6 Sep 2019
Thank you so much for your review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay as it was lovely meeting you both. We hope to see you again one day. The Team @ Great Barrier Lodge
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Yvonne B wrote a review Apr 2019
Auckland, New Zealand59 contributions36 helpful votes
We were a group of 18 family and friends and the lodge was perfect for us. We stayed four nights over Easter. The rooms were comfortable and clean and had basic cooking facilities for breakfast. The setting is beautiful on Whangaparapara harbour. We used this as a base to walk parts of the Aotea track and the Te Ahumata track which were within walking distance. The location was also close to Claris, within driving distance for a coffee at the Fat Puku. The lodge was great with big outdoor tables for pre-dinner snacks and a lounge area for relaxing and plenty of games for after dinner. We had dinner every night and the food was great - wholesome, tasty, plentiful, catered for everyone's tastes and dietary requirements. We had a set menu planned by the chef and it was
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Date of stay: April 2019
1 Helpful vote
Response from Angeline649, Owner at Great Barrier Lodge
Responded 6 Sep 2019
Thank you Yvonne it was a pleasure to have you and your family. Having guests like you makes our job easier and so much fun. Until next time!! The Team @ Great Barrier Lodge
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Ross Mackenzie wrote a review Mar 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
This was our first visit to the Island, how bad is that when we live just across the channel. The food the lodge the location our new found friends Angeline and Clive, their son Jack where awesome, the chief (sorry chief forgot your name) amazing, food amazing. My wife and I were there just 3 weeks ago and on Friday I'm taking my sons there where we will base and do some diving and fishing. I have travelled all over the world and with out doubt this little piece of paradise would be my favou
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Date of stay: February 2019
Response from Angeline649, Owner at Great Barrier Lodge
Responded 6 Sep 2019
Thanks so much Ross it was an absolute pleasure to have you share our piece of paradise. We look forward to seeing you and your boys! The Team @ Great Barrier Lodge
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packer852 wrote a review Feb 2019
Marcus Beach, Australia11 contributions4 helpful votes
The property is in an absolutely beautiful spot overlooking harbour and with nearby walks available We stayed there as a group of 15 persons plus 2 guides Food in evenings was plentiful and very good Bar facilities very good with a wonderful verandah for meals and drinking overlooking water Staff friendly Rooms basic but large
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Date of stay: February 2019
New ZealandNorth IslandAucklandGreat Barrier IslandWhangaparapara
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