Waipoua Lodge

TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Award 2017 New Zealand's Best Small Hotel and 8th in the World. Travellers Choice Award for 5 consecurive years, plus Fodor's World Top 100. Waipoua Lodge | creating an authentic and memorable guest experience.

Per night
$465 - $625

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  • Qualmark: Five Star
  • Qualmark: Enviro-Gold


Nestled on a ridge overlooking the ancient Waipoua Forest home to Tane Mahuta and kauri trees up to 3,000 years old. The historic homestead provides a wonderful and relaxing environment from which to explore this often undiscovered Kauri Coast region of Northland.

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The four accommodation suites are set in the old farm buildings enjoying views over the peaceful grounds in which guests can meander or explore the tranquil bush walk.

Experiences can last but a brief time - special memories can last a lifetime.

Hosts Ian & Fran Farrant are committed to creating a memorable guest experience through warm personalised hospitality, extensive local knowledge and guided tours, plus fine dining and culinary experience at the Lodge Cooking School.


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Physical address

Waipoua Lodge, 4748 State Highway 12, Waipoua Forest, Northland, 0376, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
24 hours, 7 days.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Conference Facilities
  • Courtesy Transport
  • Dinner
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Licensed Bar
  • Luggage Storage
  • Lunch
  • Playground
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box at Reception
Proximity to airport:
Approx 1.5 hours from Whangarei and 2 hours from Kerikeri
Proximity to coach terminal:
30 minutes from Dargaville - small bus operator
Proximity to town:
30 minutes north of Dargaville
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

  High season Low season
  (Nov - Mar) (Apr - Oct)
Per night $600.00 - $625.00 $465.00 - $525.00
Further pricing information:
Commission rates available on application. Famils welcome.

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