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Wakefield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were reluctant to stay here on our tour because of the earthquake disruption but our travel agent said it was not to be missed. She was absolutely right. We had a fabulous stay. The room was out of this world. The evening meals and the breakfasts were superb. The staff were attentive and helpful nothing being too much trouble....

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EnaLEnaL
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in a Treehouse on our Anniversary trip and could not have been happier. The views were amazing to the point I asked my husband if we could move here. The chef is amazing and there is quite an amount of farm to table going on, pay attention to the deer farm on site as well. Visit the Ohau...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most amazing tree houses, great access to the beach and close to town as well, the property is surrounded by beauty: olive trees on one side, a deer farm on the other and the sea. The food was absolutely delicious both breakfast and dinner, the staff was very friendly and helpful. We hope to come back!

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most incredible stay at Hapuku Lodge. I could not fault any aspect. From the moment we arrived, we were made to feel welcome and wanted, and the attention to detail is second to none. The treehouse accommodation is an absolute treat, but the entire setting is a photographer's dream with stunning architecture, beautiful art and furniture and...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am so pleased we didn't consider cancelling our stay in Kaikoura following the earthquake. We had a 6 hour detour drive down from Blenheim, but it was so worth it! The Treehouses at Hapuku are simply stunning - the decor, the view, almost like being on safari. Food was amazing - my husband said his crayfish was the best...

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london
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start My travel agents Trailfinders wanted me to cancel this part of my trip because of the earthquake they were literally ringing me every other day to tell me not to go , I am so glad I didn't cancel and waited till the very last minute until the inland road was opened and the road down...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bravo the Wilson family!!!!! We are honeymoon in Australia & NZ & this was one of our favourite places so far along with Emirates one & only wolgan valley. We stayed in the suite it was divine and the food was just stunning. So tasty, innovative & original. The tree houses are amazing too. Totally recommend u stay here. We...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here 2 nights in a row. Excellent, innovative and very impressive food but servings a bit sparse for the price. A serving of vegetables with mains would be a great addition. Faultless service.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at Hapuku Lodge is memorable for so many reasons! Upon check-in we were directed to our suite just off the lobby and it was HUGE! Living room with fireplace, small kitchenette and spacious closet area and a large room with luxurious bedding, a spectacular view of the mountains, greenery and resident deer on the property! And the bathroom...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

After November's earthquake that blocked the roads into Kaikoura we were given a choice by the travel agency we were working with to either skip Kaikoura or book two additional (small) flights to get in and out of the town. Hapuku Lodge was the main reason we decided to book those flights, and it was absolutely worth it! The lodge...

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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hapuku Lodge and Tree Houses is distinctive boutique luxury accommodation set on a deer farm and olive grove in one of the world's most beautiful locations, between the Kaikoura Mountains and the Pacific Coast of New Zealand's South Island. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hapuku Lodge

Address: State Highway 1 At Station Road, RD 1, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $915 - $1,347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hapuku Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Treehouse is amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles EnaLEnaL, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great scenery, unbelievable food and service, luxurious bedding”
 of 5 bubbles mkdmalibu, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are rooms in a lodge, but if you're going to stay here go for a treehouse!!!”
 of 5 bubbles jessicak326, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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