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Hapuku Lodge

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Reviewed 5 February 2015

We loved our short stay at Hapuku Lodge. Their tree houses were all full, so we stayed in a room in the lodge. We were so pleasantly surprised with the spaciousness and beauty of it. It was a very lovely room. We were fascinated by...More

Thank JaM6k
Reviewed 4 February 2015

We were really impressed by the standard of New Zealand lodges, but this one was easily the best. The rooms are built in the style of (very fancy) tree-houses and the views, especially from the top levels, are stunning, with beautiful countryside and frequently deer...More

Thank SirCR
Reviewed 28 January 2015

One of the most unique and scenic hotels we have ever been to. The rooms were built like a tree house, open views of the deer and rabbits all around. Great amenities, dinner was superb. It was the most memorable stop of our two week...More

Thank thefef
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I am only giving this hotel a 4, because for the price, we expected a little more. I would certainly rate it a 5 star if the price was less. We had two rooms, one treetop and then one in the "lodge." The lodge room...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2015

Hapuku Lodge was a bit of an indulgence, it certainly wasn't cheap, but it was great to enjoy some luxury! At the time of booking none of the treehouses were available so we booked the Olive House Suite. It is, quite simply, enormous!! You could...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$710 - US$3,266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$710 - US$3,266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hi Charlotte, I am a travel agent and this is the advice we received: Road access to Kaikoura continues to be impacted with the inland road route now open for scheduled journeys. Please refer to the NZ Transport Authority... More
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"Treehouse is amazing!"
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"Great scenery, unbelievable food and service, luxurious bedding"
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"There are rooms in a lodge, but if you're going to stay here go for a treehouse!!!"
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