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Yellowknife, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent one night at the lodge in the Raglan room - spacious, very comfortable firm bed, tv and dvd selection in room, beautifully decorated in a restored period home. Bathroom across the hall also lovingly turned out with clawfoot soaker tub. Owner Barry is very warm and looks forward to cooking the breakfast part for you. Just lovely.

1Thank Karen047047
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I stay with Barry and Ros on a regular basis for work. Great accommodation and best breakfast ever! I wouldn't stay anywhere else. Everything is always clean and tidy, it's handy to everything and the hosts are always friendly and welcoming.

1Thank afarrell011
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Wonderful hospitality in a lodge that has been prepared and kept spotless with the utmost love and care. Barry and Ros are great hosts and make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive right up until you leave. I'm not one for breakfasts, but I have to say that this was a highlight for me - great food and...

1Thank Todd P
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

First if you book through Hotels.com or something similar/ ring or email Barry and Ross and let them know your estimated time of arrival! Next Gisborne is a great place and the best place to stay is here! We were upgraded! I did not realise how good the little summer house was!our hosts offered a digital tv and movies but...

1Thank Jan F
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here multiple times and will do every time i come back to gisborne. Barry and Roz make it a pleasure to come here. It's cheaper than any motel and it's just like a home away from home. The breakfast is better than any breakfast I've had staying away. Barry cooks a restaurant style big kiwi breakfast that always...

1Thank Bhollows
La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This is such a great place to stay, Barry and Ros are such wonderful hosts, make you feel welcome and their company is heartfelt. Had a great time some years ago and aiming to go back in December. His Cooking is better than master chef...his breakfast are awesome...I've come all the way from Switzerland just to see them and enjoy...

Thank David F
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We loved staying here. Our fantastic hosts Barry and Ros made us feel right at home and Barry cooked some amazing breakfasts that left us so full we didn't need any lunch. Each day's breakfast is different so make sure you stay more than one day. We stayed in the outside unit while our friends took the rooms upstairs. Very...

1Thank Bryce N
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Great place to stay, Barry and Ros are fantastic hosts. I stayed in the unit out the back which was extremely comfortable, clean with an en-suite. Also, the breakfasts are outstanding and large! I would strongly recommend staying here if your in Gisborne.

1Thank Sue N
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is a great B&B, handy for the city and in a spacious, historic home. The full cooked breakfast is a highlight and Barry is very welcoming and friendly. The neighbourhood has plenty of mature trees so the views from the windows are lovely.

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Plenty of room to spread out and relax in this beautiful old house, and breakfast to rival top hotel offerings... Loved the comfy bed and character house. And the breakfast made to match our exact tastes, from piping hot flat white to sizzling fresh whitebait fritters. The huge Kowhai tree in full bloom viewed from the bedroom window was a...

1Thank Jane T

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Surf City Lodge

Address: 139 Rutene Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Gisborne
Price Range: ₹ 3,965 - ₹ 8,065 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Surf City Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Stay for breakfast, it is so worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles , 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles M7004LBdavidf, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Outside unit is very private”
 of 5 bubbles sues602016, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Its all good!!”
 of 5 bubbles Sophie666, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We chose the cabin room which has a private bathroom and fridge.”
 of 5 bubbles EleanorB264, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
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