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Appledore Lodge

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Ashley & Colleen welcome you so that you feel in your own house. Very professional in booking excursions and helping you with your travel plans. The comfort of the accomodation is very high and the nature in the Bay Of Islands is magnificent.

Thank vanoverloop
Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

How lovely to know that you felt at home during your stay with us. Thank you for your kind words and we hope you loved every minute of your holiday through New Zealand. Kind regards, Colleen and Ashley

Reviewed 23 December 2017

I'm usually a woman of many words, but I can't find words enough to describe this place, and above all, the hosts. Colleen and Ashley go beyond what anyone can ever expect in hospitality, kindness and friendliness! The view from our unit is absolutely stunning...More

Thank Gunilla A
Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

We loved meeting you both and are delighted that you felt so much at home during your stay. The gardens are looking lovely at the moment and the roses are flourishing. I hope your travels were everything you wished they would be. Kind regards, Colleen...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Appledore was by far our favorite stay during our 3 weeks in New Zealand. The units are beautiful, clean and spacious. The grounds are gorgeous right on the river. The breakfast was delicious and plentiful. But the best part is really Ashley and Colleen. They...More

Thank greenwoodsk10
Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Wow, thank you for these very kind words!We love making sure our guests get the most out of their time with us and take happy memories with them. I hope you have many of these from all of your travels through this beautiful country. Kind...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

The incredible view from our private deck of the river and green hills beyond was one of the highlights of our 3-week road trip. Hosts, Colleen and Ashley, couldn’t have been more welcoming and helpful, suggesting tours, trails, and restaurants. Very helpful in confirming our...More

Thank 1943jim308
Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 21 December 2017

You were such a fun group to host and we so enjoyed chatting to you all! We find it very satisfying if we can assist our guests with their plans, so thank you for this positive review. You managed to do a lot in your...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

We stayed one night at the Appledore Lodge but that was enough to be really enthousiastic about this B&B. A beautiful modern room and bathroom, a stunning view on the garden and the river, a delicious breakfast but most of all extremely friendly and helpful...More

Thank frankpoppe
Response from sheepgalore, Owner at Appledore LodgeResponded 21 December 2017

We loved meeting you both, even if it was for such a short visit. To get the best out of the area, a visit of 2 or 3 nights is better as there is much to see and do in the area. We are delighted...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Amenities
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Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Refrigerator in room
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US$ 109 - US$ 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$ 109 - US$ 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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2 March 2017|
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Response from sheepgalore | Property representative |
Good Day, Yes, the Cottage has its own washing machine and we can also do your laundry for you in the main house for a small charge. Kind regards, Colleen and Ashley
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"All rooms are excellent. The suites are of course more luxurious than the studio"
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"All rooms have view and amenities"
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"All rooms, suites and cottage immaculate and presented to a very high standard. Slept soundly each night."
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"All the rooms were facing the river and immaculate"
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