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Levin, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My husband and I have had a busy winter of work and needed a break. We chose Waoku Lodge. The hospitality was exceptional without invading your privacy. The rooms well appointed and we had one of the best winter breaks in NZ ever. I would recommend without hesitation.

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I treated my partner to a night away. Communication before our stay was friendly and professional. I asked about a few things prior and everything was accommodated for. Sharon was very friendly but unobtrusive (perfect mix). We stayed in Matangi apartment which was beautiful. Fantastic seaviews from the spa and lovely outside decking. There's even an outdoor heater. Apartment was...

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Thank Rachael H
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently stayed for a three night escape. This was a luxury escape purchase which was gifted to me for my birthday. The property itself is very nice. We were in the Ahi Apartment. This is a two bedroom apartment but not really suitable for four. Not private enough. Nice for the two of us. This is...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 August 2016

My wife and I enjoyed 3 nights at Waoku Lodge recently, using a DailyDo voucher special. The Lodge was fully booked (it is boutique) in the weekends so we had to book in Monday-Wednesday, in the Whenua Room, which I chose for its amazing views I saw online. This is a lovely room, with plenty of space in the combined...

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Thank kane656
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We spent an amazing weekend here during winter. Spottless and warm. The heat pump was great! Our particular lodge had a private spa looking over the water which was awesome. The staff are very knowledgable of the area and were able to organise curtesy transport to a lovely restaurant 'The wharf'.

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Thank ESK90
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Super accommodation. Extremely well decorated, spacious apartment - beautiful art. The bathroom was also beautifully decorated and spacious. Our host Sharon was a delight. The views from the apartment are spectacular and we look forward to returning with friends in October.

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Honolulu
Reviewed 4 July 2016

A fantastic lodge beautifully presented. Views of the sunset, from the Ahi apartment. We had a superb dinner delivered to our apartment which is lovely and warm with a heat pump. Bring your own CD s and enjoy the Boise system (just like home). We look forward to exploring Raglan tomorrow after checking out the info supplied by Sharon who...

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Thank Rae C
Reviewed 27 June 2016

It's a perfect place to appreciate the wild beauty of Raglan. From the garden, you can see the restless waves of the sea and there is the mountain behind the lodge. I love the layout of the apartment. There is a sky light so that you can see the moon from your bed. The bathroom is spacious and the kitchen...

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Thank Angelie Y
auckland
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We Went for a night out, away from the crowded auckland. It is indeed a Beautiful place with the best ocean views from Ahi apartment. The place was cozy, tidy and would love to go again When we went there, the spa was ready to jump in to. Five stars

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently stayed here in the Ahi apartment for 5 nights. Sharon is absolutely lovely and so friendly. It was great to have the option of cooking our own meals or having Sharon serve a delish 3 course meal in our room (part of a luxury escape special package) . The kitchen was well equip and the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled at the base of Mt Karioi, overlooking Whale Bay and the Tasman Sea, Waoku Lodge offers five-star luxury accommodation for the discerning traveler. Four self-contained apartments with ocean or bush views provide the base to relax, enjoy Raglan's arts and cafe culture or just chill on the adjoining decks. Surfing fans especially find Waoku Lodge a perfect base for watching for when surf's up and can be at Indicator's Point, Whale Bay, Manu Bay or Ngaranui Beach within minutes! Although equipped to a high specification for self-catering, an exclusive menu for breakfast and dinner is available with meals served in the privacy of your apartment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waoku Lodge

Address: 51A Whaanga Road, Raglan 3297, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Raglan
Price Range: $646 - $757 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Waoku Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Whenua room was fantastic for wonderful views of the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles jodinm, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are only four bungalows and they are all 5 star.”
 of 5 bubbles 993path, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any of the rooms would be great”
 of 5 bubbles Jeni006, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Take a USB with movies on it as your only option is Netflix. No television channels at all.”
  • Back decking area.
  • Living area taking from the dining area.
  • Bathroom was really good.
 of 5 bubbles AndyPakenham, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front room with view and spa tub”
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