Just 3 hours from Auckland, this historic location provides a very special luxury, hosted experience. Enjoy a 2-3 night stay and explore the unspoilt and often undiscovered environment of the ancient kauri ‘west coast’ of Northland.
The original homestead offers a character filled and tranquil ambience for the main guest amenities of reception, dining, lounge, bar and sunroom.
The historic outbuildings house the spacious and luxury guest suites which include separate bedroom, bath/shower room, lounge and kitchen/dining.
Accommodation for maximum of 10 adults in four suites either 1 x two bedrooms, 2 x one bedroom or 1 x one bedroom plus mezzanine area with two small singles. All suites offer either double or twin configuration and guest amenities are reflective of the Qualmark Five Star status.
Waipoua Lodge has received excellent feedback and reviews relating to their special and personalised service, hospitality and cuisine. A sumptuous and reasonably priced menu is offered, accompanied by fine New Zealand wines.
Children are welcomed with a child’s menu, play area, plus opportunity to meet friendly animals.
There are over four acres of grounds to meander, relax and explore with a private bush walk to a Waipoua Forest Regeneration area. Local attractions include the Waipoua Forest ancient kauri trees, Footprints and kiwi night walks, west coast beaches, freshwater lakes, rivers and waterfalls.
Trip Advisor Travellers Choice 2013-18
2018 rated New Zealand’s Best Small Hotel
1st in the South Pacific & 18th in the World
Fodor’s World Top 100 Hotels