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    Morepork Riverside Lodge

    846 Puketona Rd. | Bay of Islands, Northland, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    My friend and I were warmly welcomed by Paul and Barbara during my stay in June. The place is amazing with a cosy and friendly living room. You will find a great fire place, books, a piano...and feel at home admiring the view on the...More

    Thank Claire R
    Response from MoreporkRL, Owner at Morepork Riverside LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi C, thanks so much for your lovely review ! You were so easy to look after and we are still in awe at the amazing tramp you had to the Cape Brett lighthouse! So glad you enjoyed the open fire ! Cheers and hope...More

    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    We stayed 5 days with Paul and Barbara at Morepork Lodge. As hosts they were simply outstanding! Their beautiful property sits on a quiet river in the countryside but is within 15 minutes of restaurants, vineyards, attractions, hikes, and much more. Paul and Barbara are...More

    Thank RowingNW
    Response from MoreporkRL, Owner at Morepork Riverside LodgeResponded 21 June 2017

    Hi Guyz!! So glad you enjoyed your stay here and that you also enjoyed the Bay of Islands. We love our little slice of paradise and are keen to help our guests make the most of their time in The Bay. We do really appreciate...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    We couldn’t have felt more welcome, thanks to Paul and Barb’s superb customer care. The Waitangi room was fabulous, with a great view, and nothing was too much trouble for the warm and helpful hosts. Why would you stay anywhere else? Our only disappointment –...More

    Thank suzefur
    Response from MoreporkRL, Owner at Morepork Riverside LodgeResponded 9 June 2017

    Hi S&P thanks for the great review. Nothing is too much trouble because we too have been tourists and we love what we do. We have docked Mike-the-Morepork's pay and told him that we expect him back (as always) for the new season :-) Glad...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    We stayed in the Riverview Studio room for three nights, which was superb. Paul and Barb were fantastic hosts, with a great sense of humour, and gave us lots of information about interesting things in the local area. Exceptionally clean accommodation, .comfortable bed, fantastic room...More

    Thank GeoffTrevarthen
    Response from MoreporkRL, Owner at Morepork Riverside LodgeResponded 28 May 2017

    Hi G&W Nice to hear from you and thanks for the great review. I will pass your comments about cleanliness onto 'Head of Housekeeping' (aka Paul). Hope Cornwall if warming up and promising a lovely summer. ... we've just started lighting our fire each day,...More

    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely stay at Morepork with Paul and Barb. Such a relaxing lodge and a true 'kiwi as' experience. Would highly recommend stopping in for a couple nights to anyone looking to stay in Pihia / the Bay of Islands.More

    Thank Isaac B
    Response from MoreporkRL, Owner at Morepork Riverside LodgeResponded 6 May 2017

    Hi I & D Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review. Yip - we're Kiwi all right :-) Really pleased you had such a neat time in the Bay of Islands - you certainly packed a lot into your short stay....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$116 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    "They all looked good !"
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    "Riverview Studio - fabulous bathroom and terrific view from the room."
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    "Riverview room has its own balcony, but all rooms are very good"
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