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    Ika Lodge

    155 Taupahi Rd, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (7)
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    • Excellent93%
    • Very good7%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
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    13 Mar 2013
    “Truly outstanding”
    27 Feb 2013
    “The Best B & B ever”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Wheelchair Access
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 13 March 2013

    Ika Lodge is one of those B&Bs that you are occasionally very lucky to find. It definitely deserves an 'excellent' rating. Margaret and Ken are outstanding hosts and extremely helpful in organising trips or dinner bookings. Margaret was even able to arrange a massage which...More

    2  Thank Chris F
    Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 16 March 2013

    Thank you and it was a pleasure to have you both stay, trust the rest of your NZ holidays was a memorable experience.

    Reviewed 27 February 2013

    This is the best B & B we have ever stayed in. Margaret and Ken are perfect hosts. We stayed 2 nights to be able to complete the Tongariro Crossing. Ken organised it all for us with early weather forecasts, bus booking, early call and...More

    1  Thank neil-harriet
    Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 5 March 2013

    Thank you for your kind comments we are extremely pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that the rest of your visit to NZ was as memorable

    Reviewed 22 February 2013

    Stayed 2 nights in this outstanding place run by Margaret and Ken who couldn´t do a better job as hosts. Of course breakfasts are excellent, rooms are perfect and surrounding gardens are lovely and quiet- but it´s Margaret´s and Ken´s personality making the difference. They...More

    Thank Josef R
    Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 25 February 2013

    Thank you for your comments, we love what we do and all the great people that we meet and hope that this goes someway to ensuring our guests have a memorable experience at Ika Lodge. We trust that your holiday in NZ was all and...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2013

    Having spent a month travelling NZ including staying at the Wellington Club and Larnach Castle, the breakfasts Margaret provided excelled them all. The room was also always stocked with delicious home made biscuits AND there was a decanter of port! Margaret and Kenneth were incredibly...More

    Thank RGB8
    Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 25 February 2013

    Many thanks, we like to think that breakfast at Ika Lodge is a meal that sends our guests off on the right foot for another day of exploration, it is nice to know that it is enjoyed.

    Reviewed 16 February 2013

    We had a large modern, clean room, with cookies and tea on arrival, and port with glasses in a small anteroom for use later. The bed is large and comfortable, and the bath and shower are excellent. There is excellent wi-fi, and plenty of room...More

    1  Thank Charlie S
    Response from Ikalodge, Owner at Ika LodgeResponded 18 February 2013

    Thank you for your comments, we have analysed the cost of credit card transactions and realised that with a small operation the costs were disproportionate, a number of similar operations to ours do not accept credit cards and also most hotels, airlines and petrol/gas stations...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • USD 112 - USD 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Turangi
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    Traveller (28)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (6)
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    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "There are only 3 rooms available ... the Garden Room is adjacent to the lounge and breakfast room on the..."
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    "I think the downstairs rooms are spacious and comfortable. Unfortunately the upstairs room is rather cramped..."
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