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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our mini-honeymoon and what a fantastic experience. The hosts were helpful, friendly and chatty, the food wonderful, and the views to die for. Our room was upgraded and the space well presented with beautiful furnishings and everything we needed. We enjoyed hours of 'watching the world go by' from the deck, room and jacuzzi. The fact...

Thank BJM2013
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Huntaway Lodge in late February 2016 the house is beautiful the location stunning and David is a host without equal. Whilst we were there our meals were cooked by Min and were superb, so good that we ate at the lodge both nights we were there.The best stay we had during our trip to New Zealand

Thank Karenmaureen
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 February 2016

My fiance and I recently stayed at Huntaway Lodge when we travelled up north for a wedding. The lodge is beautiful and the views are stunning. Our room was very clean and comfortable. David was an incredible host and went out of his way to make our stay enjoyable - nothing was too much trouble. We wish we could've stayed...

Thank KF2512
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful lodge with amazing views. David was a wonderful host and did everything to make our stay memorable. Great spacious room in The Retreat with fantastic bathroom. The wonderful meals cooked by Mary Ann were delicious. The attention to detail was wonderful as we ate on the terrace watching the reflection of the moon in the bay.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We spent 5 nights here at the end of our 5-week trip and it was a perfectly relaxing way to end our holiday. The lodge is perched high above beautiful coastal scenery and offers privacy and all home comforts in stylish surroundings. Our hosts, David and Mary went out of their way to meet our every need and Min the...

Thank Huggis
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

This was our first stop over for 3 nights for our honeymoon. The place is simply stunning - the views across the ocean are spectacular! The hosts/owner David and his partner Mary were lovely and completely accommodating! We really enjoyed their company! Min the chefs food is so good! We had two dinners there and loved them. Breakfast in the...

1Thank Alex U
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 10 December 2015

What an experience, a great private lodge sitting on top of the mountain to give a view over the bays which are mesmerizing it was good to have a 4x4, the steep road up was easier with that rented car, anyways, large rooms with a contemporary interior, bright fresh colours, large windows, super bathrooms , big balcony and terrace plus...

Thank nonatop
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 19 April 2015

I intended to write this review when we returned home from New Zealand but got distracted planning our next trip. Last night showing friends pictures from our trip and seeing again the spectacular view from the deck of Huntaway Lodge where we enjoyed breakfast and dinner, reminded me I never wrote a review on this fantastic lodge. The second to...

Thank Jim W
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

You arrive in Paradise. Big and nicely furnished house and rooms. Diana is a wonderful host, Victoria a great chef. The views stunning. We were really spoilt and felt like home. Kauri Cliff is only 10 minutes away. We surely go back to Huntaway Lodge and highly recommend this unique Lodge

Thank Coonie25
New York
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Huntaway Lodge was our first stop on our honeymoon. We were astounded by the beauty of the Bay of Islands and Huntaway's location atop a hill allowed us to enjoy fantastic views from our light-filled room, private balcony, and the lodge's porch dining area. While it has a remote feeling, Huntaway is walking/jogging distance (though a steep track!) from several...

Thank AAK4785

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Additional Information about Huntaway Lodge

Address: 1692 Wainui road, Te Ngaere, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Te Ngaere
Price Range: £175 - £244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Huntaway Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“top house or rooms with spectacular view”
 of 5 bubbles nonatop, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Didn't see all the rooms but our corner room was glass on two sides with our own balcony. Gorgeous vista to wake up to.”
 of 5 bubbles AAK4785, 3 Feb 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the retreat, which provides more privacy than the rooms in the lodge. You can even eat up there - although you would miss the interaction with the other lodge guests”
 of 5 bubbles U1718RSrogers, 27 Feb 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms a excellent; i believe there are just 5.”
 of 5 bubbles 221jimj, 31 Jan 2014 | Read review
“The Te Ngaere room is on the Eastern side of the lodge, so has unobstructed sunrise views and a private balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles mala1972, 31 Mar 2013 | Read review
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