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Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed in very many B&B's in very many countries and I can safely say this is one of the best. Julie really had got it right - friendly, efficient, and a great cook. we loved the room, the amenities and the fantastic breakfast. One of the best things about B&B's is that you often get to have breakfast...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly and helpful family run this working farm lodge. It was abut rainy, so we didn't really see the grounds but there are interesting metal art pieces around the house. Rooms are good with decent wifi. The bed was a bit soft to my liking but that's ok, sometime you win and sometimes you lose in the ole bed...

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review. Yes it is hard to try and get a bed that suits everyone. So glad you enjoyed a hearty breakfast to start your day. Safe travels

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this place as it was close to the Waitomo Caves but didn't consider how far it would be to restaurants for food. It is a clean place and the rooms are spacious and the breakfast was good. The owner is friendly.

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We receive many comments on how good our breakfast is as well as the cleanliness of the place and I thank your for your positive comments as well. I hope you enjoyed the Waitomo Caves and the rest of your travels is going well.

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017

What a lovely b&b! It was the second place we stayed in our 3 week long road trip across the country. We must of stayed in 10 different hotels and i can honestly say this was my favorite! We arrived a bit early and was greeted by Julies mum and her daughter, who swiftly showed us around the property and...

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your wonderful review, so glad you enjoyed our tranquil lil piece of paradise, we love it here and so glad to hear you did too. Safe travels and do come and see us if you are ever back again :)

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Disappointed to have only stayed 1 night!! Really lovely host, nice comfortable room, breakfast menu was vast and pancakes were delicious. Lounge packed with family activities and we enjoyed the pool and spa pool too. Thank you!

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review. Glad you were able to enjoy the pool and spa :)

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you're the type of traveller who appreciates peace and quiet then this is the accommodation for you. Small property with only 4 rooms. Very nice surroundings, flowering plants, birds singing and a very friendly cat who likes to come to visit. Our room was nice, large and full of light. Very nice decor, comfortable bed, crispy linen, luxurious towels,...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The Redwood Lodge is the way to go! Delicious food, great location that is not far from Waitomo, Otorohanga, and Kuiti. The owner is especially accommodating and on top of everything. Free wifi, beer/wine/soda available for purchase in the hallway fridge, pool, hot tub, clean rooms that are neatly appointed, amidst beautiful farm land and trees, and delicious breakfast and...

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

thanks so much for your lovely review. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip :) Safe travels :)

George Town, Malaysia
Reviewed 12 January 2017

a long way from Auckland to this accommodation but well worth the drive. A very lovely place with an equally friendly and charming hostess, Julie. A great selection of breakfast too. It was truly a welcoming sight to find choc cupcakes in the rooms upon check-in. The bathrooms had just been recently upgraded when we stayed there and it was...

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review.

Danville, CA
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This B&B has four rooms and our party of 3 adults took two of them.. We arrived early and borrowed towels before we dashed off to the very wet Black Labyrinth tour at Waitomo. Julie couldn't be more gracious about lending us the towels. After our tour and dinner, we came back to the spotlessly clean rooms and a breakfast...

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RedwoodLodge, Owner at Redwood Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review, was great to meet you all :) . Glad i could help you out with the towels :) Wonderful to hear you enjoyed your breakfast :)

Beijing
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely setting, about 7km out of town, in the heart of the countryside. We had a nice large room with a good sized bathroom. There are lots of guest facilities including a small pool, guest lounge and kitchen, hot tub and pool table. Breakfast was tasty with a good selection and the complimentary cookies - wonderful.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only ten minutes from the famous Waitomo Caves, Redwood Lodge offers travelers affordable luxury in a tranquil setting. Redwood Lodge offers 4 good-sized heated/air conditioned, king/twin or queen en-suite rooms, each provided with tea/ coffee making facilities. Enjoy our eight acres of park-like grounds, guest lounge with TV, pool table and open log fire to warm your toes during the colder months. Relax in our hot spa, sauna or enjoy a cooling dip in our in-ground swimming pool before relaxing on the deck in the summer sun. With dinner available you can settle in for the night. After a good nights sleep wake up to a delicious and filling cooked or continental breakfast, homemade preserves are standard. Your hosts look forward to welcoming you into their home and if required, happily offering a wide range of information on the area in which they live. Discounts are given for multiple nights stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Redwood Lodge

Address: 222 Puketawai Rd | RD 6 Otorohanga, Otorohanga 3976, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Otorohanga
Price Range: $141 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Redwood Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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