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Newcastle
Reviewed 25 May 2014

One of the most wonderful places I have stayed in. Very special location. Beautiful accommodation in the tree houses and exquisite service and hospitality. This is a real treat and would be an ideal destination for a romantic retreat or an indulgent few days.

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PA
Reviewed 17 May 2014

As I flew into Blenheim from Auckland over the small islands starting the South Island of New Zealand, the lush green countryside began to unfold amongst the crystal clear water separating the finger like peninsulas jutting out. Budget had my car ready and off I drove for the 70 mile journey to Kaikoura. Amazingly how this coastline is almost untouched...

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Auckland
Reviewed 12 May 2014

My husband and I stayed here for two nights, however I wish it was longer! The food is amazing, the staff very friendly and helpful and the treehouse is spectacular. No complaints, only compliments. The complimentary biscuits and mini bar are just the first of many small touches which make this trip amazing. I didn't want to leave the room...

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Ogdensburg, New York
Reviewed 3 May 2014

After driving more than 2 hours in a terrible storm from Christchurch, the Hapuku Lodge was a welcome sight. We were welcomed with open arms and showed to our huge room. The room was nicely appointed with snacks and wine. The bathroom was beautiful. We wished we would have been able to see the mountains behind the lodge but they...

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Traverse City
Reviewed 29 April 2014

This was a 2-day splurge, on our 25-year anniversary, 3-week tour of New Zealand and it was everything we hoped for. Private, intimate, peaceful and luxurious. You have to know that everything about this resort is sublime. We kept noticing new details each day and loved all the custom woodwork. There is something special about knowing you are nestled high...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Absolutely fantastic!!! Scores 10 out of 5 at least in our opinion! We were welcomed on arrival, shown around, and shown to our tree house. Wow - what an experience! Lovely room, with views of the mountains and the olive grove, with the sea in the distance. Classical music playing when we opened the door. Complimentary bottle of wine in...

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1Thank thebin16
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Because a mistake of the resort booking system, we could not sleep in a tree top the 1st night (they offered the diner to our group of 6 to forgive...) bur then we went up in the tree top rooms. Very original, rustic but beautiful and large room and bath room. We took 2 diners there and the food was...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2014

This is the second stop on our family vacation to the South Island and what a choice indeed. We are staying in a two sorry luxury tree-house which the brochures definitely undersold. It is Eco designed and all the luxurious touches are under-stated but add to the overall experience. Even the thought that has been our into the comfort of...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2014

Out of this world! Everything was first class the service, food, room outstanding. Staff were also wonderful particularly Mike and one of the guys who greeted us for dinner and served our drinks he was fantastic but unfortunately I can't remember his name :( He is a hunter ( as is my boyfriend) and my boyfriend enjoyed talking to him...

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Europe
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We spent 1 night in one of the family top tree with our 7 years old son. It was so good that we though our stay was definitely too short. Everything was strictly perfect. From the magnificent view on the sea on one side of the room and the mountains on the other side, the architecture of the house, the...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: $902 - $1,336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hapuku Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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