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    Aurora Lodge

    Cullen Road | Waipu Cove, Waipu 0254, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Firstly the positives.Our hosts were very friendly,the views superb,the room large and comfortable and the breakfast delicious. Disappointingly the wifi was very patchy and for the most part we were forced to use the 3G on our phones for internet access.There is also no sky...More

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    Response from AuroraLodge, Owner at Aurora Lodge

    We thank you for taking the time to give us a review of your stay at Aurora Lodge. We will be upgrading the Wi fi for the downstairs rooms. We have only experienced a couple of times that guests haven't had reception. Also we haven't...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

    We loved everything about our stay with Audrey and Rod. We had a lovely room with a patio area and great views. We really appreciated the peace and quiet and the stars at night were amazing! The bed was comfortable and great amenities. Road and...More

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    Response from AuroraLodge, Owner at Aurora Lodge

    Thank you for your review and taking the time to do it. We enjoyed having you both and pleased that you enjoyed your stay here. All the Best, Kind Regards Audrey & Rod Aurora Lodge

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    Yes, this is a top-notch accommodation...comfortable, spacious, exceptionally clean. Yes, the breakfast on the deck each morning was delightful. Yes, the gardens are lovely. But two things make this one of our all time favorite B & B's. The view! Oh my goodness! What a...More

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    Response from AuroraLodge, Owner at Aurora Lodge

    We are so happy that you enjoyed yourselves here at Aurora Lodge. Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review. We enjoyed having you and wish that you could of stayed longer and have happy memories of New Zealand All...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    Audrey and Rod have an amazingly beautiful home and they are fantastic hosts. Their hospitality exceeds all expectations. if you want to stay at a piece of paradise stay here! Breakfast served was superb. The view from the bedroom and home is breath taking.More

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    Thank you so much for making time to give us a review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay here. We are so lucky to have such wonderful guests like you two. We wish you all the Best and thank you again for choosing...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

    First time at a b&b and will definitely stay here again lovely room/place/view and couple. I couldnt recommend this place enough. There is all so a beautiful restaurant down in waipu cove called the cove so good paddock to plate experience

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    Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope you do return one day. We enjoyed having you both.

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    • US$ 122 - US$ 126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "If you want a peaceful stay with the most spectacular view and wonderful hosts then choose to stay here."
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    "All three rooms have equally gorgeous views."
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    "Great views, handy to the village and beautiful beach."
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    "For those with mobility issues, check accessibility or check with B&B owners before reserving."
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