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Lake Karapiro Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Great service, lovely rooms and amazing view. Stayed one night and didn't want to leave. The people who run the lodge really make the place, not taking away from the beautiful building itself. Would definitely recommend. 10/10 experience.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We went to the lake karapiro lodge for my brothers birthday on the weekend and had an absolutely fantastic weekend the breakfast we had upon arrival was amazing and the 3 course dinner was incredible. Would definitely recommend staying here.

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2Thank JessHale25
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This is the first time even that I have been aggrieved enough to post a substantive review on a website. It all started with our daughter seeing an advert for one night at Lake Karapiro Lodge for $250 down from $500 and thought it would be a great anniversary gift for my wife and I. Even at the reduced price...

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14Thank Tony H
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Warning: this place is not a hotel. It is a glorified B&B. It claims to be a "lodge" but it is in fact a family home renting out some nice bedrooms. The female owner has exceedingly poor customer service skills. From start to finish and on its website this place misrepresented itself. My wife organised a grabone night away deal...

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12Thank Jonathan H
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 February 2016

I just came back from a trip to the area, and stayed over for a couple of nights. This is a terrific little lodge, close to Hobbiton and multiple other hiking, nature, etc. activities. Rooms are incredible (we were at the top level suites overlooking an amazing view), and service is really great. The hosts are very friendly and welcoming....

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2Thank Tourist_from_far
Lake Forest, IL
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Fantastic lodge with beautiful grounds, gardens, view of valley. Enjoyed two nights here, stayed in Equestrian themed Suite with balcony views at sunrise thru sunset. The service by the owners is excellent, the food exceptional. A very pleasant place to stay and relax.

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2Thank WiKi2000
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We stayed at Lake Karapiro Lodge when we attended a wedding in the area. The hosts allowed us to check in early and then cam and collected us from the reception at 22:15 which allowed us both to enjoy the reception. The room was spacious and we laid out with a great view. The bed was very comfortable. Breakfast the...

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2Thank Bryce J
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 December 2015

i just absolutely love this place have stayed here 3 times now , the host are amazing and accommodating , they definitely set the stranded for 5 star B&Bs the pool has been a beautiful 28 degrees and the grounds are lovely to walk around

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1Thank samG3933SD
Reviewed 5 November 2015

The owners of this fine establishment are courteous and helpful. The breakfast spread with other guests was lovely, and stimulated conversation. The public rooms were furnished with beautiful art pieces and tasteful furniture. The pool area was lovely, especially a spa at sunset. The beds were comfortable, the rooms were elegantly fitted out, and take advantage of the lovely views....

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1Thank Deborah D
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped on off chance of a night in proper bed instead of our motorhome. Nicest place we have ever stayed at. Fantastic view of lake, large luxurious room, bathroom and shower incredible. Breakfast really nice and had a good long chat with owners who built the house themselves. I can't think of anything to complain about with our stay.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
5 star Emanuels - Lake Karapiro Lodge is the ultimate in luxury accommodation. Enjoy one of your best sleeps ever and wake to a unique environment with stunning views over Lake Karapiro, the mighty Waikato River and lush Waikato countryside. Located in the centre of the North Island Karapiro has something for everyone... boating, water skiing, bush walks and a great choice of golf courses with sandy beaches, snow fields and lots of other adventures all nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Karapiro Lodge

Address: 1829F Karapiro Heights State Highway 1, Tirau 3450, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tirau
Price Range: $269 - $414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Lake Karapiro Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Spectacular view on the lakeview side, those sensitive to distant noise from a secondary highway might prefer the other side.”
Brenda45, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“I'd suggest one of the top rooms for the view. The Versace room may be quieter as not above the kitchen/dining area.”
talilad2017, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“They're all good, ranging from elegant and comfortable to veritably stunning.”
381deborahd, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Stay for 2 nights...1 night would not be enough to really enjoy the experience.”
JudyRevell, 19 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The only possible criticism for some people is that most of the rooms have showers rather than baths, and there is also some distant traffic noise from the main highway, a km or so away, but this was not intrusive as given its location quick access to the highway was helpful when going out to shop, dine or sightsee.”
Iv0rT, 15 May 2014 | Read review
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