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  • Average10%
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“short stay”(2 reviews)
“private deck”(2 reviews)
“lovely view”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I decided to treat ourselves to a week off to Great Barrier Island, being the first time in this wonderful island for both of us. We picked a busy Easter week and were lucky enough to book with enough our accomodation at...More

Thank Sweet as V
Response from Toni S, Owner at Manuka LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks guys, for this great review. I loved having you here, as did Murphy ( a sucker for all your cuddles) Glad you enjoyed your stay - you definitely 'got' the Barrier. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lodge is a very tranquil place. Little or no traffic noise, good birdlife with a dawn chorus. Wonderful accommodation and ensuite and good variety of appliances. Toni (owner) very accommodating and explained the 'island way of life' and the studio unit very well. Excellent...More

Thank NewZealandCarver
Response from Toni S, Owner at Manuka LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review. It is special to sit and watch those sunsets, isn't it? Just sorry the dolphins weren't accommodating enough to play in the bay while you were here!

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed here as it came part of a package and we were not disappointed. Lovely, well equipped studio, Shower is hot and good pressure. Friendly,helpful and very accommodating host. Short distance from store, bar/restaurant, beach and stunning view

Thank SarahMM1943WW
Response from Toni S, Owner at Manuka LodgeResponded 22 October 2017

Cheers Sarah :) It was great to have you here. Hope to see you both again soon.

Reviewed 9 October 2017

These self-contained studio units are comfortable, including the bed, and offer all that you need for a short stay. There is plenty of hot water and power is solar. Would book this again on another visit.

Thank Lynette G
Response from Toni S, Owner at Manuka LodgeResponded 22 October 2017

Thanks for your review, Lynette. Would love to have you back. It's great in summer, although there are more people around :)

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Nice friendly welcome from host Toni upon arrival. Informed us of what the island had to offer and the "must see" parts of the island not to miss which was very helpful. Just a stone throw away from the beach and restaurant/shop/dairy. Room was nice...More

Thank 867nathan
Response from Toni S, Owner at Manuka LodgeResponded 22 October 2017

Thanks for your great review. Sorry not to have responded sooner, but I didn't receive an alert that you'd done a review. Look forward to seeing you again

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Free Parking
Beachfront
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Free Parking
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US$99 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$99 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"incredible views , relaxing and peaceful"
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"As food is expensive on the island I would suggest to take some with you."
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"No preference. Each room has an awesome ocean view and amazing sunsets."
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"Has 2 self contained units with lovely sunny private balcony which looks out over the sea .We had phone..."
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