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The Bay Lodge

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Very relaxing, modern and luxurious. Excellent hosts who made the stay even better by assisting us with transfers etc and generally making our stay more enjoyable. Not many hotels in the world that will give you a small glass of port to relieve the sore muscles!

Thank casey0ne
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Sonja, Elia-Sonja's Mum and Filip are without a doubt the best hosts one could wish for. The setting is beautiful, the views exceptional and the superb quality of the fittings and stylish furnishings confirm that you are in THE place to stay in the 'Bay'. I would recommend this stay to anyone who appreciates kindness warmth and somewhere special.

1Thank Jean O
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Everything was just perfect, from the lovely decorated, spacious room, till the wonderful hosts, Sonja and Filip...we loved our stay and we can highly recomend this marvellous lodge. We felt between home and heaven.

Thank andreameier
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Absoloutely beautiful lodge that Sonja & Filip have! Their warm hospitality and attention to the finer details made our stay particularly enjoyable. The view from our room (Aroha Suite) was just spectacular - stretching right across the Bay, you could sit there by the water feature and enjoy the view for hours. Their knowledge of the area is second to...

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Modern first-class Lodge with stunning view. We were impressed by the level of details and thoughts that were put into this lodge by the owners (example: they change the flag on the house depending on the visitors' origin, homemade cake upon arrival, electricity adaptors in bath room for int. guests, complimentary sweets, nice coffees & tea & dessert wine etc.)....

Thank Philipp v
Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

What a stay. We loved the room and the view, Pohara is nice and offers a lot of activities. Thank you, Sonja and Filip, for our really lovely stay - we booked two trips over them and they took care of everything. It was just awesome, very relaxing - when Filip picked us up from our hiking tour he explained...

1Thank Daniella_v_B
Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed two nights at The Bay Lodge in the Adagio Suite. The room was very nicely decorated, high quality interior. Sitting outside on the deck and viewing over the Golden Bay was just fantastic. The hosts Filip and Sonja are very welcoming and friendly.

Thank abc814
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

everything is just exceptional (location, views, design, facilities...) - we felt like in paradise! thank you Sonja & Filip, for this place and hosting us with such a love and dedication to the little details, which clearly made the difference!

Thank eluniverso
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in The Bay Lodge on our trip across New Zealand. We were warmly wellcomed, the suite was nice furnished, clean and with a beautiful seaview. The Bay Lodge is the perfect point to explore the nicest part of the Abel Tasmann National Park and Wharariki Beach. The Lodge was for us definitely the best accomonation...

1Thank Neznama
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We are very thankful for our stay at the bay lodge. Filip and Sonja really helped us out when we had some problems after our car crash. The lodge is beautiful, the best one we had in New Zealand. Enjoying the hot tub with sun set was amazing.

1Thank Femke W

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We invite you to share our haven of peace and tranquillity. Our elevated location offers you an all-day relaxation with native birdsong from the nearby nature reserve and unsurpassed sea views over the Bay. Laze on your private deck to soak up memorable sunsets or unwind in our outdoor spa under a blanket of stars... ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bay Lodge

Address: 36 Bay Vista Drive, Pohara 7183, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Pohara
Price Range: RM866 - RM994 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Bay Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There are all great.”
casey0ne, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All 3 rooms share the same view”
SJHDSH, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“all suites are perfect located.”
456132016, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We were in the Adagio room, I would recommend either of the other two instead as this is the smallest room (even though it has the biggest bed!!)”
NaomiBUK, 15 Jan 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are sure to be outstanding!”
389michelles, 6 Dec 2013 | Read review
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