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    Mt Lyford Lodge

    10 Mt Lyford Forest Drive | Inland Kaikoura Road, Waiau, New Zealand
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    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (3)
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good15%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible6%
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    “inviting feel” (2 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
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    1 - 5 of 45 reviews

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    lovely host, beautiful day half way betwen kaikoura and culverden/hanmer.. perfect place to stop for lunch and even accomodation of various types , 3 small hot pools fantastic views in a very peaceful part of canterbury country ...

    Thank gavinr17
    Response from Jennifer Y, Owner at Mt Lyford LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Gavin, thank you so much. This is a majestic building in an amazing spot. Great for Lyford. Come back again :)

    Reviewed 1 August 2017

    This place has such huge potential. It's a shame that the new owners don't love what they're doing. The shared facilities are small, lack cleanliness and utensils. This place needs some love and care. If I had money, I'd buy it.More

    Thank Feliciahaf
    Management response:Responded 3 August 2017

    Hi Feliciahaf We are very interested in our beautiful lodge. At the moment we are dealing with travelling backwards and forwards to Taupo as our father has an inoperable brain tumour, and dying. This is a bitter blow to us as it was unexpected so...More

    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Stopped there on way home as had broken down they were fantastic and very helpful and went out of there way to help us. We will definitely be back and highly recommend stopping there lovely people coffee and food

    Thank Aileen C
    Management response:Responded 1 May 2017

    Thank you Aileen. Our pleasure and we hope to see you again. We trust you got home safe and sound without more mishaps. All the best from Angela, Tony & Jenny

    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    The place is so dirty and they do not change the sheets after people have slept in there ! the owners are rude, talk about their customers behind their backs, and have no idea how to treat their guests do not know how to cook...More

    Thank Roseanna S
    Management response:Responded 22 April 2017

    Hi Rose I have spoken to your employers - Men at Work and the agency you got the job through. For those reading this review it is important to know that Rose was not required to work any more with the company and therefore had...More

    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    I stayed at the lodge because of work for several weeks and it is the frst time in my life that I'm so disappointed about an accomodation. We had to bring our own sleeping bags, the mattresses weren't comportable at all, and the food was...More

    Thank wogmaun
    Management response:Responded 8 April 2017

    Hi Wogmaun I have just spoken to your employers - Men at Work and the agency you got the job through. For those reading this review it is important to know that Wogmaun was not required to work any more with the company and therefore...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Spa
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Waiau
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    Traveller (27)
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    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (28)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Intermittent WiFi. Don't get double rooms near Kitchen. Noisy coz sharing with mountain staff."
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    "best ask the staff as there is something for everyone"
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