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    Kingfish Lodge

    Whangaroa Harbour, Whangaroa, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          We radioed to see if we could come along side their wharf, were told no and to pick up a certain bouy located about 50 meters from the Kingfish Lodge wharf. I'm on the bow with the boat hook to lift the bouy and unfortunately...More

          1  Thank Lindsey J
          Reviewed 13 November 2016

          The Location is one of the best I've ever visited. I visited this Hotel when Jeremy was the head chef.. The food was awesome.. Will definitely love to visit again. I've heard that the property has been sold and is being renovated. Hopefully it will...More

          Thank gi7476
          Reviewed 9 October 2016

          This hotel is situated in one of the best locations I have ever stayed in. However, even with this competitive advantage, the hotel is terrible. As opposed to giving the owners a public grilling I have instead decided to offer some advice. Here is my...More

          9  Thank ReluctantAdvisor
          Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

          It was not the first time we had been here, having spent a lazy sunny afternoon here in the 1990s. Things have changed though. You still need to get the Whangaroa water taxi to get in and out and the trip across this historic stretch...More

          7  Thank David M
          Response from SINZ, Manager at Kingfish LodgeResponded 20 May 2016

          Well David One cannot please everyone… Did you stay or were you a casual visitor? At the end of the season a simple all day bar menu was offered which appealed to most for snacks and lunches. Our functions menu and evening set meals were...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2016

          Fantastic few days showing this little gem to a good friend of ours from USA. Service, comfort and setting are ideal. The expceriance was what we hoped for and more. Chef cooked our snapper for our lunch, less than an hour from when we pulled...More

          Thank LukeSki
          Response from SINZ, Manager at Kingfish LodgeResponded 20 May 2016

          Thankyou Luke for taking the time to comment on Tripadvisor. Your words of encouragement are appreciated by our team. Yes, having Kingfish being caught 200m from your room is quite an experience. Sadly Kingfish Lodge has sold, and is closed to the public for the...More

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          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 12
          • Location
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          • Whangaroa
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