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    Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge

    7 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves 3943, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 1 March 2014

    This homey place is in the heart of the village, walking distance to the caves. The owners, Janet and Colin, are delightful! They are friendly, and helpful, generous and understanding. (I had booked a room for my son and his girlfriend, who ended up bringing...More

    Thank damman10
    Response from colinWaitomo, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 4 March 2014

    Thanks for the review. It was great having your crowd around the BBQ with the other guests being made welcome to join your group.

    Reviewed 27 February 2014 via mobile

    Excellent location. We stayed in one of the upstairs rooms and it was excellent. Nice big room, clean and extremely comfy. The hosts were very friendly and helped us book on a caving trip. Breakfast was good too. Wish all our accommodation was as good...More

    Thank Wayne S
    Response from colinWaitomo, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 2 March 2014

    We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Waitomo.

    Reviewed 25 February 2014

    Janet and Colin were away but Heather was super helpful. I arrived late and they left a sign directing me to my room. It was small, but had everything you could need, including home made cookies that were delicious. It is conveniently located to everything...More

    Thank Jay B
    Response from colinWaitomo, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 26 February 2014

    Thanks for the review. Daughter Heather did an admirable job holding the fort whilst we had a couple of nights away

    Reviewed 18 February 2014

    This is a quirky B&B, run in a very friendly way by a husband and wife team of owners. All the rooms are built into their garden. One reason we booked it was the availability of free wifi. Unfortunately, it did not reach our room...More

    Thank ColinBut
    Response from colinWaitomo, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 19 February 2014

    We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Waitomo. Thank you for your kind comments. We are trying to get a signal booster for that particular room, but most people who stay there just sit at the table under the grape arbour, or on the deck...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2014

    Colin is a goof ball in a very good way. We really enjoyed our very brief stay here after the caves and a very long day of flying and driving. He even had wine for his guests which was no where to be found in...More

    Thank Dr. 3DDC
    Response from colinWaitomo, Owner at Waitomo Caves Guest LodgeResponded 19 February 2014

    We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Waitomo. As for breakfast, each to their own. Most people and most reviewers are more than satisfied with the range of foods we provide.

    Woodlyn Park
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    #4 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 74 - US$ 104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    Hi try the phone number again, there's no reason why it isn't getting through as we live here and we have been here all day. The number is NZ (064) 78787641 or e-mail us at the e-mail address on our website which I cannot... More
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    Hi, phone 06478787641 or google waitomo caves guest lodge and get to our site that way. Trip advisor does not allow us to put our website link here as they want us to pay for extra services from them!!!
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    "Room 1 for the views."
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    "Run to Hamilton instead."
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    "Room 3 is the highest and has the best view - also has the farthest to carry bags."
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    "For good wifi, the lower rooms are best. For views, room 3 (the best views for sure!) or room 6 (views from..."
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