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    Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge

    7 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves 3943, New Zealand
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    • Excellent68%
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Although the rooms are simple, the warmth of the hosts and loveliness of the grounds made us feel like we'd landed in a very special place. Being spring, the gardens were in full bloom and lovingly tended. Even our room at the back of the...More

    Thank Tiare A
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We came to Waitomo to see the glowworm caves and spent the night in this lodge. Lynette was very warm and helpful. She even guided us about other tourist attractions and restaurants around Waitomo. The room was clean and the view was superb. The free...More

    Thank Nabeel K
    Response from Richard G, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    We thank you for your kind words Also happy that you enjoyed your time with us. its our pleasure to assist where ever possible to try to ensure people enjoy the Waitomo experience Richy Lyn and Mr Thomas the cat

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The garden setting (complete with friendly resident cat!) was a delight - beautiful flowers, and lots of birdsong. The room was clean and comfortable, and perfectly set up for our family of 4. Hosts Richard and Lyn gave us a warm welcome, and excellent information...More

    Thank hwolfsf
    Response from Richard G, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your kind words, Much appreciated Waitomo and the Waikato does have a lot of wonderful natural charm As for returning we would love to see you again Until then safe travels and a happy new year Richy Lyn and Mr Thomas the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The location was perfect. The owners so helpful and informative. It’s like they went out of there way to make sure you had a wonderful experience. They were not only hospitable but also brilliant tourist guides. We learnt more from them than the tourist centre.More

    Thank davidjosepha
    Response from Richard G, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    We thank you for your comments. Glad that you enjoyed your time in our part of the world Waitomo and the Waikato area is a bit special. we try our best to please and ensure that our guests have a pleasurable experience Thanks again and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The hosts, Richie and Lyn, couldn't be nicer. Richie helped get us squared away for our glowworm tour, pointed out some area highlights, and just made our one night stay very comfortable. Our room had one queen and two twins and a nice bathroom. The...More

    Thank YinzerAbroad
    Response from Richard G, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    We thank you for your visit to Waitomo /The area is pretty special with lots to see And we are always happy to showcase the area Glad you enjoyed your stay Hope to see you again Richy and Lyn

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$76 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Waitomo Caves
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    debaney
    16 January 2017|
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    We do not see any reviews until they are published on Trip Advisor. It may have been misplaced so may need to be redone.
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    5 July 2015|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    Hi try the phone number again, there's no reason why it isn't getting through as we live here and we have been here all day. The number is NZ (064) 78787641 or e-mail us at the e-mail address on our website which I cannot... More
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    5 July 2015|
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    Response from Richard G | Property representative |
    Hi, phone 06478787641 or google waitomo caves guest lodge and get to our site that way. Trip advisor does not allow us to put our website link here as they want us to pay for extra services from them!!!
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    "Room 1 for the views."
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    "Run to Hamilton instead."
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    "Room 3 is the highest and has the best view - also has the farthest to carry bags."
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    "For good wifi, the lower rooms are best. For views, room 3 (the best views for sure!) or room 6 (views from..."
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