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Waidroka Bay Resort

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“shark dive”(46 reviews)
“surf guide”(56 reviews)
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

My family (myself, my wife and two daughters, ages 13 and 16) had an awesome time at Waidroka Bay Resort! We stayed for 8 days and 7 nights in early June, 2015. The resort is exactly what we were looking and hoping for, for our...More

Thank thamby2015
Response from WAIDROKA, General Manager at Waidroka Bay ResortResponded 27 June 2015

Bula Tim, Gretchen, Kendall and Cailyn, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your detailed review - we really appreciate it and the honesty and straighforwardness of the review can only help future guests in their decision making process - so thank...More

Reviewed 21 June 2015

Not the best place to stay with kids as there is no 'beach' as such just mud, heaps of Mosquitos so you mainly have to stay indoors and when it is raining (which is most of the time due to it being a rainforest setting)...More

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Response from WAIDROKA, General Manager at Waidroka Bay ResortResponded 27 June 2015

Bula Michelle, Thanks for taking the time to write your review - we appreciate the feedback and are only sorry that we did not meet your expectations here at Waidroka Bay Resort during your short stay. But thank you for your review as it always...More

Reviewed 15 June 2015

Thank you Paul and Kirsty, Paradise at the end of the road. Awesome laid back friendly resort. It has its own special blend of magic thats different from the big commercial resorts on the coral coast. Not just for surfers or divers but anyone looking...More

Thank cc1princess
Response from WAIDROKA, General Manager at Waidroka Bay ResortResponded 26 June 2015

Bula Carol & Mark.. (and the rest of the Kiwi gang).. Thank you so much for your lovely review and for mentioning pretty much all of the staff (and.. getting the spelling right - amazing!). We really enjoyed hosting your group here and then the...More

Reviewed 11 June 2015

Small resort in quiet isolated area. Near pacific habor. Good value and perfect for shark feeding dive. Helpful dive guide. Not recommend for local reef dive, mostly will be hard coral. Employees are nice and helpful.More

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Thank Pam W
Response from WAIDROKA, General Manager at Waidroka Bay ResortResponded 26 June 2015

Bula Pam, Thank you kindly for writing your reivew, all the staff here really appreciate it :) We are happy that you enjoyed your stay here with us and found us good value and nice and secluded. We enjoyed hosting your group here very much...More

Reviewed 10 June 2015

Stay at the resort for 4 nights. All staff are very nice and friendly. They are trying to accommodate our needs as much as they can. It is not the luxury that you are after but much more an easy simple holidays. No fuzzy over...More

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Thank Lilly V
Response from WAIDROKA, General Manager at Waidroka Bay ResortResponded 26 June 2015

Bula Lilly, Firstly, thank you very much for taking the time to write your reivew. We all really appreciate it :) We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and focused on the personal attention that we can give being a smaller resort....More

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US$ 157 - US$ 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 157 - US$ 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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April9Bride
15 March 2017|
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Response from WAIDROKA | Property representative |
Bula - please find the information for non-guests and surfing below: Please find below the information about surfing with us at Waidroka if you are not an in-house guest – so a visitor. As we are a surf resort (and NOT a... More
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hunter246
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Response from Timothy T | Reviewed this property |
greetings Mike! and Bula! Wadidrroka Bay is the Place YOU would want to visit/stay to experance 1st class BULA diving and surfing activings,its not for beach front lounging,the facilities are clean,VERY FRIENDLY,Great... More
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"If you don't mind stairs, the ocean view terrace rooms are terrific."
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"The ocean-facing burres are fabulous and literally seconds away from the main house/pool/dive shop."
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"Go for the package deals - everything included makes for an easier life"
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"The rooms are cute, but a tad rustic."
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