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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are so glad that we chose The Lodge for our Wedding Venue. It was perfect. Catering for a large group of 145 guests including children. Peter and the team made planning our day so easy! Peter and Viv made the day flow so well, the food and staff service was awesome - all of our guests were well catered...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Peter, Viv and the team helped us to plan and host our wedding on Wellington Anniversary weekend 2017. The moment we viewed the venue and met Peter we knew it was a match made in heaven - the planning process couldn't have been any easier and Peter was always available to answer all those crazy bride questions. On the day...

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

When the day HAS to be perfect. I would very highly recommend THIS VENUE! I can not speak highly enough of Peter and ALL the staff there The venue comprehensive up to 290 guests( not that we had that many), the views priceless over the Inlet, and nothing was too much trouble. Thank-so very much for making my son and...

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Thank Casey K
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The Lodge is a fairy tale venue! It is so beautiful and you feel like you are far away from Wellington. Peter was fantastic from start to end he catered to our every need, and trust me there were a lot of demands involved with a 220+ wedding and mixing of cultures (Chinese/Tongan). Peter allowed us to visit the lodge...

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Thank Clifflisachungy
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We had our Wedding Reception at the Lodge on Waitangi Day 2016 and it was absolutely brilliant. Peter had hosted us a number of times in the build up to the big day to go over all the planning in great detail and answer my very long list of questions, all of this planning helped the day go absolutely flawlessly....

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Thank Explorer5789
Upper Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2016

The venue is superb, so huge and lots of rooms to spread out whether you want inside or outside venue, prices not over the top for food or beverage, food a plenty with buffet dining plenty for seconds and thirds with the set menu price. Would definitely recommend for a wedding venue or just a Christmas function as was ours.

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Thank Rena091962
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I had the pleasure of being hired ( by an outside party) as a DJ at this venue. Their friendly staff were very attentive even considering I was working as a subcontractor. Very high attention to detail, cleanliness and was very organised. I sub contractor did not notice a single hiccup. Definitely recommend this place for private functions. The Food...

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Thank Dj_Raaz88
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 June 2015

We held our wedding at the Lodge which included ceremony, luncheon and cocktail reception. A wonderful day we had, the surroundings, setting, staff, and food couldn't be better. In particular the management and staff were very helpful and friendly; and the quality and amount of food was spot on. We couldn't have wished for a better day!

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OwnerTheLodge, Owner at The Lodge at the Inlet, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. It was a pleasure to host you both and your lovely family and friends. Our team take pride in delivering the best experience we can for our guests and it is always heartening to know we succeed. We look forward to welcoming you back for a complementary stay with us to celebrate your...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I have been fortunate to attend two weddings in the past 3-4 months at The Lodge and have really enjoyed the occasions. This is a great venue. Rustic enough to seem a little quirky, but polished enough to know that you are in good hands. I found the staff outstanding on both of my visits. I highly recommend this venue...

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OwnerTheLodge, Owner at The Lodge at the Inlet, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience! It has been great to welcome you back twice and to consistently meet your expectations. Our team delight in providing great service in a relaxed and comfortable environment and we hope to see you with us again soon.

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 June 2015

We had a family wedding at the Lodge earlier this year. The Good: Lovely views, and we had awesome weather so made good use of the large decked area. The property is on the whole in a little need of some TLC, gardens could have been weeded. But I think the owners at always upgrading. The Bad: The food for...

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OwnerTheLodge, Owner at The Lodge at the Inlet, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we are pleased that you were able to utilise our great outdoor areas and experience our stunning views. Your son and daughter in law’s wedding was held in our newly painted and renovated homestay. Unlike a concrete built hotel structure in the Hutt perhaps, we are a country retreat, and should our bride and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Lodge at the Inlet

Address: 182 Paekakariki Hill Road, Wellington, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: ₹ 8,207 - ₹ 9,380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Just ask! Peter is incredibly helpful and can offer the best advice on the rooms”
 of 5 bubbles , 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Book else where, don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles 7kiwis, 1 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Honeymoon Suit is fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles megrich15nov, 21 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Avoid the downstairs bedroom in winter.”
 of 5 bubbles 777Jill, 13 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Get the Bridal Suite! Makes a difference knowing you don't have to travel after the reception.”
 of 5 bubbles Bramley11, 14 Apr 2014 | Read review
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