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Kaimai Country Lodge

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Just 2 easy hours’ drive southeast of Auckland international airport, Kaimai Country Lodge is the perfect place to start or end your tour of New Zealand. Or for Kiwis it’s the ideal place for a weekend getaway. Kaimai Country Lodge is situated on a hilltop with magnificent panoramic views of the Bay of Plenty. Each room is spacious and stylishly decorated with its own ensuite and private deck. COMPLIMENTARY DEVONSHIRE TEA is offered to all guests on arrival before 1800 hrs (6:00 pm). Enjoy fresh homemade scones with homemade jam and cream with tea or coffee of your choice. Served in the garden or on your private deck or, in winter, in the Guest Lounge in front of the roaring log fire. Kaimai Country Lodge is within easy reach of the Coromandel Peninsula, Rotorua, White Island, Hamilton, Mt Maunganui and much more. Your hosts Margie and Greg have great local knowledge. We're happy to help you plan your day and provide information about the area.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Great View
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Stunning and perfectly wonderful. We wish we could have stayed longer! The hosts were absolutely lovely people who made us feel immediately welcome. Their knowledge and recommendations of the surrounding area were much appreciated-- they are privy to all the best spots and we
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The hosts are amazing and the property is beautiful, clean, and very comfortable. They have considered every detail and created a space that exceeded our expectations at every level. The breakfast was PHENOMENAL. The homemade bread and garden grown fruit jams were a standout.
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Response from travelpassionatta, Owner at Kaimai Country Lodge
Responded 2 Dec. 2018
Thank you very much for such a great review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with so much and hope the rest of your trip went well. Best wishes Margie
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I happily recommend Kaimai Country Lodge as a great place to stay for a night or two when visiting New Zealand. The views are beautiful, the room was great and clean and the hosts were incredibly friendly and welcoming!
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Response from travelpassionatta, Owner at Kaimai Country Lodge
Responded 28 Sep. 2018
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at our lodge. We are pleased you enjoyed it and hope your time in Auckland this weekend goes well. Have a good flight back. Kind regards Margie
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Margie and Greg welcomed us at their front door like we were old friends who had just been away for a while. We were then offered scones and tea in front of the fireplace, overlooking their beautiful across to the coastline. Our room and en suite were very private, very clean
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Response from travelpassionatta, Owner at Kaimai Country Lodge
Responded 22 May 2018
Thank you for your wonderful review. We very much enjoyed meeting you both and hope you will come and stay again. We are very pleased you found your experience at our lodge so good.
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Full disclosure...I am not usually a fan of B&Bs. I prefer the predictability of a hotel (later check out, air conditioning, room service, better sleep quality, pool, gym etc.). So it was some trepidation that we made our booking at Kaimai Country Lodge. Everything certainly
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Response from travelpassionatta, Owner at Kaimai Country Lodge
Responded 25 Mar. 2018
Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our Lodge. We are very pleased that you found staying with us such a positive experience. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in New Zealand and had a safe trip home. Kind regards Margie
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"The location was ideal for visiting many towns within the the bay of plenty."
USD 186 - USD 211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandBay of Plenty RegionKatikati
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