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Kauri Lodge - Spacious 2 bedroom Holiday Apartment

9 reviews
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
7 guests
1 night minimum
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Kauri Lodge – Spacious Holiday Apartment - is situated 13kms from Cambridge in the lovely Karapiro farming district. Your hosts, Jim & Libby Telfer have enjoyed visitors from all over the world and New Zealand, and do their best to make sure your stay in the Waikato is a memorable and enjoyable experience. We are close to Lake Karapiro, home of our Olympic Rowers, and also popular for water skiing, swimming, kayaking, jet-boating, river cruises and fishing. It is a short drive from Kauri Lodge to Hobbiton of the” Lord of the Rings” trilogy. Cambridge is a beautiful “town of trees” and has many attractions including cafes and restaurants. An approximate one hour drive takes you to the famous Waitomo Caves, Raglan beach on the west coast, Mt Maunganui on the east coast, or to Rotoru...Kauri Lodge – Spacious Holiday Apartment - is situated 13kms from Cambridge in the lovely Karapiro farming district. Your hosts, Jim & Libby Telfer have enjoyed visitors from all over the world and New Zealand, and do their best to make sure your stay in the Waikato is a memorable and enjoyable experience. We are close to Lake Karapiro, home of our Olympic Rowers, and also popular for water skiing, swimming, kayaking, jet-boating, river cruises and fishing. It is a short drive from Kauri Lodge to Hobbiton of the” Lord of the Rings” trilogy. Cambridge is a beautiful “town of trees” and has many attractions including cafes and restaurants. An approximate one hour drive takes you to the famous Waitomo Caves, Raglan beach on the west coast, Mt Maunganui on the east coast, or to Rotorua. More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Hairdryer
TV
Microwave
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Telephone
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place has everything you could want or need for a family holiday. The hosts are lovely and could not do more to make you feel welcome. Eggs, Milk, Bead, breakfast cereal and lots of other items set out to make this holiday rental feel...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Arm8tr0ng
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Sigh..What a short stay. But regardless, our host managed to do so much. We got a quick tour around beautiful Cambridge before checking in. What a lovely house we stayed in. Really country feel and yet all the comforts and amenities. The bathroom was great,...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank SMYS S
Libby T, VR Owner at Kauri Lodge - Spacious 2 bedroom Holiday Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2015

Thank you so much for your lovely comments - we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us!!

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Reviewed 16 June 2015

After much consultation, my friend has booked this beautiful place for our trip. A night was too short really, I wouldn't mind staying a bit longer :) A very short drive from town; also close to "The Shire". This place is almost on top of...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank YK2199
Reviewed 29 April 2015

I stayed here with my frail elderly mum and my husband for 5 nights. My son's wedding was at the nearby Red Barn. From the moment we arrived we couldn't have been cared for better. Libby and Jim at Kauri Lodge and Beryl and Alan...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Travelabit_NZ
Libby T, VR Owner at Kauri Lodge - Spacious 2 bedroom Holiday Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2015

Thank you for a wonderful review. It was such a pleasure to have you and your family here at Kauri Lodge. We are all so glad that you enjoyed your stay and we would really love to see you again. Many thanks for the opportunity...More

Reviewed 6 February 2015

Beautiful location and lovely hosts! Made me a lovely breakfast with fresh eggs and showed me around the property. I felt right at home up in the hills there. Convenient distance to Hobbiton and not far from Cambridge.

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Morgan B
About the Owner
Libby T
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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About the neighbourhood
Cambridge is a beautiful town of trees and colourful gardens. It is well known for many famous sports people, and has many attractions including cafes and restaurants, boutique and specialist shops, as well as cycle or walkways. It sits on the banks of the “mighty” Waikato River and Lake Karapiro is the home of many sports events including rowing regattas and other water sports. Mystery Creek Events Venue is home to the annual Agriculture Field Days, the Parachute Music Festival and many other events. Cambridge is the equine capital of New Zealand with some of the world’s best horses being bred here. Many Thoroughbred and Standardbred traniners are based in the district, and an enjoyable time can be spent at the Cambridge Harness Races. This year Cambridge is to become the Nationa...
How to get there
If you are driving here using GPS make sure you find number 957 - there are six mail boxes and a concrete driveway. Just follow the directions on one of the mail boxes to Kauri Lodge.
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