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Waiheke Punga Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Robertson, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I was immediately taken with the environment as soon as I arrived - a cosy wooden house hidden in the trees with decks & views. Dyan was a wonderful hostess & gave me lovely tea & cake when I arrived. The following morning I had breakfast in bed - cosy, fresh muffins, tasty .....didn't want to leave!

1Thank Jeanette B
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Again, we just made immediate decision to go to Waiheke Island. Took our rented car on the ferry and googled away the accommodation there but could not concentrate as the view is soooo scenic. When arrived, just drove around and found Punga Lodge. There were 2 types of accommodation avaikavle. Diane so lovely. We chose the cottage which opposite rainforest....

2Thank Rose_abd1975
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 8 April 2015

We had an amazing time. Dyan and Rob were lovely, very welcoming! Dyan's baking was incredible! They were both very friendly and helpful :) Definitely Recommend Punga Lodge! Loved the outdoor feeling, with the rainforest right at your door and the pet friendly environment!

Thank LaurenGilbertC
Norfolk UK
Reviewed 22 March 2015

a really lovely place to stay with Dylan and Rob being superb hosts. The facilities were excellent, a little oasis in the greenery. The afternoon teas were brilliant. We really enjoyed our three nights and indeed Waiheke. I left my iPad behind and Dyan went out her way to reunite me with it at the Half Moon Bay terminal by...

1Thank NorfolkBoyNorfolkUK
Reviewed 17 March 2015

First trip to Waiheke and did not know what to expect as room was suggested via wedding invitation. Arrived late on Friday night via ferry - transfer from ferry included - very welcome at after 10pm (don't rely on Auckland airport bus - another story!) Warm welcome from both Dyan and Rob who have been doing this for decades and...

1Thank Kiwitrip
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Dyan's home baking for the complimentary afternoon teas was enough in itself to warrant a TripAdvisor post. We had a terrific time on the island and were made most welcome at Punga, a perfect balance of hospitality and privacy. If and when we make it back to Waiheke, Punga will be our first choice for accommodation.

Thank nrs82
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2015

We fell in love with Waiheke and Little Oneroa Beach while we stayed at Punga Lodge. Dyan and Rob were excellent hosts, providing detailed information about ferries and taxis in an email prior to our trip. Very helpful. And when we arrived we were greeted to delicious afternoon tea. Everything was very clean and beds were so comfortable! It's just...

2Thank journeymom02
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 February 2015

This is an unusual review in that I didn't end up actually staying at the Lodge. This was due to a last minute illness of a baby and I had to cancel the booking. However, Dyan provided heaps of helpful information when I was making the booking (including helping with a baby cot), arranging a taxi to pick up from...

1Thank TawiniWahini
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Rustic, clean, and very friendly. Dyans home baking for afternoon tea and Robs fresh muffins for breakfast are awesome. Our rooms were more than adequate, each with Ensuite and lovely deck for outdoor sitting. Beds were very comfortable with excellent bedding. The continental breakfast was very good, with fresh fruit, juice, lots of cereal options and yogurt. Special dietary requirements...

1Thank Wendy Anne B
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Good price, good location right next to little oneroa beach, very pretty setting, lovely hosts and afternoon tea was a complete surprise and extremely yummy. We stayed in room no. 2 which had a beautiful, calming view of the surrounding trees and shrubbery. All in all ........one to recommend.

1Thank Wayne R

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Waiheke Punga Lodge

Address: 223 Ocean View Road, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Waiheke Island
Price Range: ₹ 6,524 - ₹ 7,105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Superb B&B option”
OwenSig, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The upper floor King room with private balcony is fantastic.”
igbotrevordc, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“upstairs with balcony overlooking the bush is peaceful and full of birdlife.”
heathersQ2880XU, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good. There is no elevator and stairs are not too bad.”
Hengold, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“not sure about choosing a good room here, they MAY exist !!”
46mrp, 23 Jan 2016 | Read review
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