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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2012

my daughter and i stayed in a room with bunks.the room had a radiater so it was very warm.the beds were super comfy . crispy fresh sheets and bedding were a pleasure to sleep in.the lounge was homely and so was our lovely hostess.will definately come again

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ArawaLodge, Owner at Arawa Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Maree - it is lovely of you to take the time to give some prospective guests your feedback and we were so glad to have met you both. Take care and see you again hopefully when you return to Ohakune.

Reviewed 7 October 2012

Thank you Jo for making our stay here so cozy and comfortable! This place is awesome and we are happy that we could help you out in the garden - looking forward to coming back and making this place more awesome than it already is :) The best place we have been to since we are here, clean, always hot...

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ArawaLodge, Owner at Arawa Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Jessica and Patrick... you have enriched our lives and shared your German culture with our family. So glad we got to spend such quality time together and for the hard work Patrick getting the deck done and for the spring cleaning too Jess - you guys are awesome and we will remember you both for many years to...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 September 2012

What a blast, my family and I have stayed at Arawa Lodge several times now and we love it. The warmest place in Ohakune with an amazing host Jo, with her great porridge in the morning and lovely smile nothing seems a problem before heading up the mountain. Arriving back you have all the hot water you need to thor...

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ArawaLodge, Owner at Arawa Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and taking the time so share your experience at Arawa Lodge. We love that your family enjoyed their time at Arawa Lodge and hope to see you all coming back time and time again. Family is our specialty so it is fantastic that we suited your needs. See you again soon.

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 September 2012

we loved Arawa Lodge - Jo goes out of her way to make you feel included, the lodge is warm and welcoming and comfortable. It was good value for us as a family of three, plus one friend. I liked how very clean the lodge was, how we were treated like old friends and how we found new friends. The...

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ArawaLodge, Owner at Arawa Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review - and we are so glad Arawa Lodge worked for you all. We take our atmosphere here very seriously and always try to do our best to ensure our guests feel welcome and involved in the 'community' atmosphere whilst also being mindful of peoples privacy and individual dynamics... mostly...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 August 2012

In August 2012 my son and I decided to go snow boarding in the North Island. We came across Arawa Lodge by chance and how lucky we were. From the minute we arrived to when we left we were treated with a beautiful warm hostess called Jo. She made us feel at home and the warmth of her manner kept...

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ArawaLodge, Owner at Arawa Lodge, responded to this review

It is so lovely to meet so many wonderful warm and friendly people at Arawa Lodge and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your kind words. We appreciate our valued customers and hope to meet or even exceed their expectations. We always try to do our best and hope to have you back time and...

Te Horo, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2012

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Hamilton
Reviewed 7 August 2012

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Auckland
Reviewed 29 July 2012

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2012

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Reviewed 15 July 2012

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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“Rooms away from the kitchen are quieter. Rooms on the side facing the mountain or the street side have a garden to look out to.”
DanielMauckland, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We like the en-suites because of the little ones”
trexNZ, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Next to the toilet”
571kc571, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are warm with all basic needs for a holiday, you should be up the mountain anyway.”
TraceyMoana, 10 Sep 2012 | Read review
“All rooms are great”
emwilson1, 7 Aug 2012 | Read review
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