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Rata Boutique Lodge

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24 Mar 2015
“Wunderbare Idylle!”
15 Mar 2015
“Perfection!”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 24 March 2015

Nicht ganz leicht zu finden und recht steile Anfahrt auf einen kleinen Berg - aber es lohnt sich! Oben angekommen - ein Wahsinnsausblick über den Firth of Thames. Und am Abend - ein Sternenhimmel - traumhaft! Die Lodge an sich erzählt aufgrund ihrer geschmackvollen Einrichtung...More

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Response from JohnWPokeno, Owner at Rata Boutique LodgeResponded 26 March 2015

Thank you for your very gererous comments. We do hope that your plans to emmigate to NZ work out. We will continue to do all we can to help in this regard. Do come and see us again if you get the chance. All the...More

Reviewed 15 March 2015

Others have written about the view, the location, the surroundings and of course the wonderful hosts. I can only say that for two jet-weary holidaymakers our stay at Rata Boutique Lodge was just perfection. There was nothing I would change, and nothing could have improved...More

Thank Sue E
Response from JohnWPokeno, Owner at Rata Boutique LodgeResponded 16 March 2015

It was a pleasure to meet you. We are pleased to hear that the rest of your trip went well. You must come back to NZ and do the South Island - and perhaps spend a couple of days with us.

Reviewed 15 March 2015

Just a short drive from auckland is a secluded paradise. Boutique accomodation at its finest, it was a perfect night. The accomodation itself was lovely, the view was stunning, the hosts were friendly and welcoming and the food was delicious. Highly recommended - and the...More

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Response from JohnWPokeno, Owner at Rata Boutique LodgeResponded 16 March 2015

It was a pleasure tyo look after you. Good luck with your future plans. We are sure that they will have many exciting moments.

Reviewed 2 March 2015

Firstly - the view. WOW!!!!!! Across the valley and over the water of Firth of Thames to the Coromandel - stunning. And that is from their driveway before you even get to the Lodge. The lodge itself is simple but refined, combining old and new...More

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Response from JohnWPokeno, Owner at Rata Boutique LodgeResponded 4 March 2015

Thank you for the review. We really enjoyed your company and do hope that you will return. Next time John promises not to mention cricket! John and Ingrid

Reviewed 2 March 2015

We very much enjoyed our stay at Rata Lodge. It had been recommended by family as a relaxing private getaway and we weren't disappointed. We spent a night in The Retreat which featured a private outdoor lounge area overlooking the spectacular scenery and an outdoor...More

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Response from JohnWPokeno, Owner at Rata Boutique LodgeResponded 4 March 2015

Thank you for the review. It was a delight loooking after you and we hope that you will visit us again. John and Ingrid

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Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 327 - US$ 400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 327 - US$ 400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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