We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    970 Lonely Bay

    970 Purangi Road | RD1, Cooks Beach, Whitianga 3591, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          US$440
          View Deal
          Traveller (107)
          Room & Suite (16)
          Dining (12)
          Beachfront Resort
          321 reviews
          #3 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Oceans Resort Whitianga
          425 reviews
          #1 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Beachside Resort Whitianga
          485 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Admiralty Lodge Motel
          265 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Overview
          • Excellent96%
          • Very good4%
          • Average0%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Suites
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          4.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
          Beachfront Resort
          321 reviews
          #3 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Oceans Resort Whitianga
          425 reviews
          #1 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Beachside Resort Whitianga
          485 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Admiralty Lodge Motel
          265 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$440.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Whitianga hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "86a6aa33e9ce4087865bc2d256b80448", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1989318,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[38681048],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":442,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"86a6aa33e9ce4087865bc2d256b80448","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":442,"lowestMetaPrice":440,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":442,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":442,"lowestMetaPrice":440,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":442,"hotelName":"970 Lonely Bay","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijg2YTZhYTMzZTljZTQwODc4NjViYzJkMjU2YjgwNDQ4IiwiQUlLIjoiNTA5NDNhYThiNzdjNGMxMGI0NmE5MjA0YjY3ODQ3ZTgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$440", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"65644488":"Expedia","76528491":"Hotwire","38681048":"BookingCom","109300372":"HotelsCom2IB","65454222":"TravelocityEWS","79570819":"CheapTicketsEWS","79059753":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (115)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 109 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We snuck away for a quiet night to recharge and big did we get lucky. The place was otherwise unbooked so we had the run of the beautiful lodge. The weather was sensational so the surroundings were breathtaking. The facilities are fabulous, the place is...More

          Thank Theresa A
          Response from 970LonelyBayLodge, Manager at 970 Lonely BayResponded 1 week ago

          Hi Theresa. Thank you so much for your lovely review. We feel just as lucky you stumbled upon us, it was a pleasure to host you both. I hope you felt recharged and relaxed after a much needed break away. We look forward to seeing...More

          Reviewed 22 April 2017

          This is better than a first class hotel. You get personal service from Jodie and Kim, as well as a huge room with sitting area, the most comfortable bed, balcony, and free drinks and nibbles. We had free access to the whole lodge, even when...More

          Thank Ann J
          Response from Kym T, Manager at 970 Lonely BayResponded 4 weeks ago

          Thank you Ann, for such a glowing review. Having such beautiful gardens, gorgeous walks from the property, and lovely guests makes our job easy. The guests privacy is very important to us, although, we're never far away if needed. We appreciate you taking the time...More

          Reviewed 20 April 2017

          We enjoyed a wonderful 3 night stay in this idyllic B&B. The breakfasts are to die for! Great location for exploring nearby both on foot and by car. Staff were so friendly and welcoming - nothing was too much trouble. Dinner reservations were quickly arranged...More

          Thank SDW8
          Response from Kym T, Manager at 970 Lonely BayResponded 4 weeks ago

          Wonderful you could join us for 3 days! There's plenty of walks and activities to make 3 days a perfect amount of time to stay. We love welcoming our guests, and making sure you're well looked after during your stay. Thank you so much for...More

          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          I'm not a B & B person, but this place was amazing. Location , service and style make it a 5 star, not 4. If you can afford this place you won't be disappointed. We basically had 1200 sq ft of luxurious space to ourselves...More

          Thank Cliff S
          Response from Kym T, Manager at 970 Lonely BayResponded 4 weeks ago

          We're thrilled we may have changed your mind about B&B's! Thank you for your lovely review, and especially taking the time to write. The hikes from the property are just breathtaking, and can be easy, or difficult. Its a beautiful spot all year round. We...More

          Reviewed 6 March 2017

          Very comfortable lodge, in a lovely location .Delightful room, with balcony terrace. Jodie and Kim were so helpful, booking restaurants and giving advice what to do. Superb breakfast, all you could wish for.

          Thank Cat050
          Response from 970LonelyBayLodge, Manager at 970 Lonely BayResponded 8 March 2017

          What a short, sweet, and lovely review! We appreciate you taking the time, and sincerely thank you for your kind words. Kym

          Beachfront Resort
          321 reviews
          #3 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Oceans Resort Whitianga
          425 reviews
          #1 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Beachside Resort Whitianga
          485 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          Admiralty Lodge Motel
          265 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Whitianga
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$471 - US$3,859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Booking.com, TripOnline SA, Travelocity, Hotwire, Priceline, HotelQuickly and HRS so you can book your 970 Lonely Bay reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • North Island >
          • Waikato Region >
          • Coromandel Peninsula >
          • Whitianga
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (107)
          Room & Suite (16)
          Dining (12)
          Pool & Beach (12)
          Hotel & Grounds (64)
          Family and Play Areas (3)
          Bathroom (2)
          Nearby
          Blue Marlin Apartments
          34 reviews
          2.24 km away
           
          Mana-Nui Motel
          72 reviews
          2.18 km away
           
          Peninsula Motel
          137 reviews
          2.40 km away
           
          Oceans Resort Whitianga
          425 reviews
          2.30 km away
           
          Beachside Resort Whitianga
          485 reviews
          2.25 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Go Vino
          342 reviews
          1.22 km away
          Poivre & Sel
          171 reviews
          2.13 km away
          The Frying Scotsman
          19 reviews
          1.25 km away
          The Espy Cafe
          213 reviews
          1.99 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Shakespeare Cliff Scenic and Historic Reserve
          72 reviews
          .68 km away
          The Lost Spring
          1,080 reviews
          2.47 km away
          Cathedral Cove Kayak Tours
          459 reviews
          6.58 km away
          Purangi Estate Limited
          97 reviews
          4.30 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from 970 Lonely Bay staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "The rooms on the top floor were gorgeous, the atrium suite lacked privacy"
          Read review
          "All were nice but first floor were nicest, velux blinds needed but should be fitted by now."
          Read review
          "Choose your room carefully. Once you do that, the place is very good."
          Read review
          "2nd floor rooms have a better view of the ocean, 1st floor rooms have a great garden view with a glimpse of..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing