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    Surf City Lodge

    139 Rutene Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

    First if you book through Hotels.com or something similar/ ring or email Barry and Ross and let them know your estimated time of arrival! Next Gisborne is a great place and the best place to stay is here! We were upgraded! I did not realise...More

    1  Thank Jan F
    Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

    Have stayed here multiple times and will do every time i come back to gisborne. Barry and Roz make it a pleasure to come here. It's cheaper than any motel and it's just like a home away from home. The breakfast is better than any...More

    1  Thank Bhollows
    Reviewed 24 November 2016

    This is such a great place to stay, Barry and Ros are such wonderful hosts, make you feel welcome and their company is heartfelt. Had a great time some years ago and aiming to go back in December. His Cooking is better than master chef...his...More

    Thank David F
    Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

    We loved staying here. Our fantastic hosts Barry and Ros made us feel right at home and Barry cooked some amazing breakfasts that left us so full we didn't need any lunch. Each day's breakfast is different so make sure you stay more than one...More

    1  Thank Bryce N
    Reviewed 12 October 2016

    Great place to stay, Barry and Ros are fantastic hosts. I stayed in the unit out the back which was extremely comfortable, clean with an en-suite. Also, the breakfasts are outstanding and large! I would strongly recommend staying here if your in Gisborne.

    1  Thank Sue N
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 116 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 24
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