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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We stayed at some very good hotels when in New Zealand, but Hapuku Lodge beat the lot.The lodge is located a few miles north of Kaikoura in green fields and woods with a mountain backdrop. We had a friendly greeting and could relax straight away. The room was in the treetops with wonderful views of the ocean, mountains and the...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This was the hotel we were most looking forward to staying in during our month long tour of New Zealand and it certainly lived up to all our expectations. From the minute we walked into our tree house we fell in love with it. The bed was super comfy, the pillows soft and cosy, the views were great (in all...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 March 2016

One of the most memorable places I have ever stayed at, in any country. Our whale watch was cancelled due to weather, so we arrived early, and were so glad we did. The treehouse had amazing views with mountains and deer out one window and the ocean and sheep out another; the in-room wood burning fireplace added a wonderful warmth,...

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Thank Lindsay M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2016

What a treat! I had the real pleasure of enjoying two nights in a Treehut and loved it! A wonderful concept, very spacious rooms with 180 degree views of the surrounding mountains and ocean (from my tree-hut). Set off the road about 10 minutes north of Kaikoura (famous for the whale watching .. See pictures attached), I also have to...

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Thank Dankins
Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to stay here two nights on our travels south. Nicky, the receptionist, was very welcoming and showed us around our Tree House. Three stories up with superb views all round, a shower with a view, a jacuzzi with a view, our own log fire if wanted and a complimentary mini bar with the most amazing chocolate...

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Esher, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We loved our 2 night stay here. The food was really excellent and our suite was great - loved to original pieces of wood furniture . The outdoor Jacuzzi with views of the mountain was the perfect setting for an early evening glass of wine! Hope to go back one day!

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Thank needra p
California
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Back for our fourth visit. It just keeps getting better. I am sitting here trying to think of a constructive negative I would tell the owner. Can not think of one. Delightful on every front. Have always stayed in the tree houses. Today we are in the Suite. Spectacular. So comfortable. Great views also. The staff is marvelous. Remembered us...

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Thank Surjoe
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This is a beautiful lodge with 10 tree houses built into a native Hapuku grove. Our room was bright with a very comfortable bed and a beautiful view of the surrounding area. and a great indoor/outdoor shower. The bathroom had a heated floor and towel racks. The restaurant was great. we ate breakfast and dinner there twice and were not...

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Thank Kenneth L
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Elevated rooms (external staircase to first unit and then another flight of stairs to the Upper unit) with good views of the surrounding area. Sitting area by the woodstove. Nice bathroom with windows around the tub.

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Just a 10 minute drive from Kaikoura, hapuka lodge has a good variety of spacious suites with views over mountains and pasture. The welcome was very friendly and the evening meal and breakfast was beautifully cooked and served. A very nice lodge to stay in.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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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: $903 - $1,693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hapuku Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Definitely choose a treehouse!”
 of 5 bubbles queenieb97, 12 May 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are exceptional. Just depends on your budget.”
 of 5 bubbles lts2828, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Treehouse rooms have the best views”
 of 5 bubbles Wounded_Galaxy, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in an upper branch tree house which had great views and was not overlooked by other guests”
 of 5 bubbles Strolling_Goldfish, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Try the tree houses - they are incomparable.”
 of 5 bubbles 261lindsaym, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
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