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Black Sands Lodge

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“minute walk”(7 reviews)
“two nights”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Black Sands Lodge is a very cozy appartment less than a 5 minutes walk away from the surfer beach. Beauftifuly embedded in lots of green, we spend some beautiful days here. Good local recommendations provided by the hosts.

Thank Markus R
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Black Sands was recommended to me buy the owner of Elevation Restaurant on Scenic Road in Waitakere. I booked for two nights because I needed a rest from all my other travels in NZ. I wanted to do nothing. Julia and Bobby are wonderfully kind...More

Thank kbjsantafe
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Despite having travelled extensively throughout the world I have never paid for a lodge in my very own Auckland nor have I ever spent $270 on a single nights accomodation. Lo....there was no laundry service...the shower was stone cold...no complimentary milk for coffee ie the...More

Thank peterrM6374WL
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Spent 3 nights here and it was amazing. The beach is gorgeous black sand a very short walk from your room. There are a ton of nature walks you can enjoy, including a trail that leads to a beautiful waterfall. If you're looking for a...More

1  Thank phantomdsmith
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Private and close to beach. Good off road parking and the hosts are really nice. Missed the last star because a few minors - the bathroom in the Kauri unit is downstairs (bit of a challenge if you have mobility issues), a cracked toilet (water...More

Thank Garth P
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
USD 130 - USD 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 130 - USD 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Ask about the shower water. Tui cottage adjoins another with a deck with a divider which can be opened for..."
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"Was not able to compare other units, check them out first if possible."
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"The Tui suite was the real thing.....first in the morning and just before sunset....a couple of Tui birds..."
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"One room is a king size and the other is a queen size."
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