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    Great Barrier Lodge

    735 Whangaparapara Road | Rd 1, Whangapara, Auckland, Great Barrier Island 0991, New Zealand
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 December 2015

    My partner and I enjoyed a great vacation to the Great Barrier Lodge. The location of the lodge meant, without a car, we were in position to go on numerous hikes, kayaking, hot springs, and swimming. We also loved the food served at their restaurant,...More

    1  Thank mmdollin
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 3 February 2016

    Hi, So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and a huge thanks for the feedback and compliments. Your certainly are right in saying that even if you don't have a car, there are plenty of things to do out here at Whangaparapara....More

    Reviewed 15 December 2015

    Took the company for a night away. Transfers and charter was organised by Archie and all included in the one invoice. Drinks on the boat as well as lunch were catered for by the lodge and were awesome. Service and food back at the lodge...More

    Thank BryceFrewin
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 16 December 2015

    Gidday Bryce, It was a real pleasure having you and your team over here, dinner and brekky on the deck, Lunch and cold ones on the boat, great end of year ! Certainly look forward to see you guys again, drop in for a cold...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

    Such an amazing place to stay such friendly staff and OUTSTANDING food! The rooms are very clean and have everything you need with gorgeous views to the water! Thank you so much for having us stay at your little slice of paradise we'll definitely be...More

    Thank Carla W
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 16 December 2015

    Hi Carla, Thanks for the feedback, so glad to hear you licked our food, we have now changed things up and launched our summer menu with out new Chef Jessie, albeit still with the very watchful eye of Erica ! Have a great Xmas and...More

    Reviewed 13 December 2015

    Having spent a lot of time at Great Barrier Island & in Whangaparapara Harbour on our boat, it was a nice change to experience the views & wildlife from onshore. Great Barrier Lodge is just the perfect place to do so! The staff were AMAZING!...More

    Thank Simone F
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 16 December 2015

    Hi Simone, A big Thank you for the review and feedback, we can't take all the credit, you and your team were a great bunch and a real pleasure to have over here, we're also glad that the weather gods behaved for the day !...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2015

    Amazingly convenient from Auckland, by Gt Barrier airlines, Dairy Flat. 30 min flight & 15 mins by hire car and we were there feet up admiring the view from room 4 of the harbour and coming and going so at the wharf Took in several...More

    Thank Nodrog48
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 16 December 2015

    Gidday Nodrog48, Thanks for taking the time to give a review and some feedback, we really do appreciate it. And thanks for all the tips you mentioned for others that may visit the Island, we love our visitors, it's whats keeps the Island going. Glad...More

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    "Any with a harbor view"
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    "We didn't see the other rooms but not all rooms have harbor views"
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    "Room 7 - large double bed - two singles next door. A bit of a tight fit but after all you are on the barrier"
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    "book lake front view with kitchen attached"
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