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    Great Barrier Lodge

    735 Whangaparapara Road, Whangapara, Auckland, Great Barrier Island 0991, New Zealand
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good17%
    • Average2%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
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    “great barrier” (4 reviews)
    “meals” (16 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 79 reviews

    Reviewed 21 February 2016

    Stopped in to this lodge for a quick lunch bite as we were touring the island. Beautiful position overlooking Whangaparapara Harbour - perfect for day trippers in cars and even better for those on the water. Lunch was served on the deck overloking the lawn...More

    Thank Flicks
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 14 March 2016

    Hi Flicks, Thanks for the feedback and review. Thanks for pointing out our great location for both boaties and for those with a car. Our deck has a great outlook over the bay, we enjoy our nice relaxed, quiet surrounds. Cheers Archie

    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    We recently stayed at this lodge and were completely satisfied with everything. Archie and Erika are fantastic hosts, welcoming, friendly, and extremely helpful, giving us advice about lots of Barrier activities and customs. Rooms were great with exceptional views of Whangaparapara harbour, food was really...More

    Thank KCiscasey
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 4 February 2016

    Gidday KC, Thanks very much for the feedback, it is much appreciated. Thanks for mentioning our reasonable prices, we are very mindful of that because of our semi Isolation and extra costs to get supplies here. The Barrier definitely is a place to come too...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2015

    My partner and I enjoyed a great vacation to the Great Barrier Lodge. The location of the lodge meant, without a car, we were in position to go on numerous hikes, kayaking, hot springs, and swimming. We also loved the food served at their restaurant,...More

    1  Thank mmdollin
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 4 February 2016

    Hi, So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and a huge thanks for the feedback and compliments. Your certainly are right in saying that even if you don't have a car, there are plenty of things to do out here at Whangaparapara....More

    Reviewed 16 December 2015

    Took the company for a night away. Transfers and charter was organised by Archie and all included in the one invoice. Drinks on the boat as well as lunch were catered for by the lodge and were awesome. Service and food back at the lodge...More

    Thank BryceFrewin
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 17 December 2015

    Gidday Bryce, It was a real pleasure having you and your team over here, dinner and brekky on the deck, Lunch and cold ones on the boat, great end of year ! Certainly look forward to see you guys again, drop in for a cold...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

    Such an amazing place to stay such friendly staff and OUTSTANDING food! The rooms are very clean and have everything you need with gorgeous views to the water! Thank you so much for having us stay at your little slice of paradise we'll definitely be...More

    Thank Carla W
    Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 17 December 2015

    Hi Carla, Thanks for the feedback, so glad to hear you licked our food, we have now changed things up and launched our summer menu with out new Chef Jessie, albeit still with the very watchful eye of Erica ! Have a great Xmas and...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • 8
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    Room Tips
    "Book for dinner if you are not staying here"
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    "We had a self contained unit, Room.2 with stunning views out to the harbour."
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    "Any with a harbor view"
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    "We didn't see the other rooms but not all rooms have harbor views"
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