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Carrington Estate

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“golf course”(60 reviews)
“lodge rooms”(7 reviews)
“new zealand”(12 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Accessible rooms
Conference Facilities
Golf course
4 Star Hotel
Experience the luxury and charm of Carrington Estate, situated on the beautiful Karikari Peninsula, and relax and explore the Heart of Northland. Carrington Estate sprawls amidst 3000 acres of the most pristine scenery that Northland has to offer, creating the perfect spot from which to...
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109 Matai Bay Road, Kaitaia 0483, New Zealand
40.3 miles to Kerikeri Airport
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by for a quick meal at their restaurant.... very nice and well presented meal... good service... warm romantic atmosphere... will do again soon. The location is stunning, magic view of the ocean and dunes.

Thank Giampietro
Response from Carrington_ResortNZ, Front Office Manager at Carrington EstateResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your honest feedback....We have very comfortable Lodge rooms please feel free to enquire on 09-408-7222 Reception. We would love to have you return and stay.

Reviewed 3 May 2018

A wonderful location on Karikari Peninsula Northland, BUT, Its over priced run down rooms with our rooms own rotting skirting boards peeling paint on Gib board around bath/shower.The water to drink & the water we had to shower in, had a distinctive rotting water odour...More

Thank johnflyger
Response from Carrington_ResortNZ, Manager at Carrington EstateResponded 10 May 2018

Dear Guest, We are sorry you didn't enjoy your stay. We are in the process of doing up our rooms over the Winter Period. The reason we haven't done them earlier as we are awaiting resource consent to rebuild entire Resort. We have had many...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Was not many customers, after 30 minutes waiting sitted on a table we decided to leave! The place looks ok a bit artificial, nice views. Has no playground and confortable sits.i do not recommend this place for a family.

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Response from Carrington_ResortNZ, Manager at Carrington EstateResponded 1 May 2018

Dear Guest, All your observations have been considered. I assure you next year the seating will be different and a lot more comfortable seating and playing area for kids. There will a new Menu and a lot more training on New Staff.

Reviewed 1 April 2018

What a beautiful property..the office staff were so frienfly and helpful,the room was spacious and very well appointed,the wrap around deck was so quiet and looked out onto the Ocean. The infinity pool was lovely and the near by Bar was so relaxing. The Dining...More

Thank Forres47
Response from Carrington_ResortNZ, Manager at Carrington EstateResponded 4 April 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are committed to provide the best in facilities and services and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the infinity pool and hope next time you will have the time to...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

Location! Amazing to wake up to views over countryside, golf course and the ocean. Large comfortable rooms and friendly staff. The bed was very comfortable but the room could do with some updating. Bathrooms need a Reno! It’s obviously an old hotel that has been...More

Thank Rea_61_Sydney
Response from Carrington_ResortNZ, Front Office Manager at Carrington EstateResponded 28 March 2018

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your kind and honest feedback. Our Lodge rooms do need a revamp and we are looking to reno the Villas only at this stage in the Winter period. Once our Resource Consent is approved will be rebuilding entire...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Golf course
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (5)
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GeoregeL
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Response from Markatkohi | Reviewed this property |
Mid may can be beautiful or downright horrible depending if we get an Autumn storm or not. Should still be fun and the further north you are the better. I would ask Carrington's about getting partners for Golf. It was... More
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"don't stay here they do not deserve the business."
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"Ocean side or golf side - Most rooms seem to have a lovely view"
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"Most of the rooms look like they have a good view. It was quiet and tehy gave us a great corner room."
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"The lodge rooms are all equally grand and the Villas are great for groups"
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