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Ngongotaha Lakeside Lodge

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2016

My wife Christine and I drove down from Aukland to be met by Lynsey and Graham with tea and home made cakes and a view through the lounge window across the lake that knocked our socks off . Their garden gently slopes down to the lake and we watched as anglers pulled enormous fish from the water . Our hosts...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We were warmly greeted and treated like family, no probably better. . . . . more like long lost friends! The owners, Lindsey and Graham, saw to our every need. They arranged a wonderful 31/2 hour bike tour of Rotorua and the Lake,including mud pots and geysers, with Roger the owner guide of Happy Ewe Cycle Tours (highly recommend) They...

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Shipley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights while travelling south from Auckland. We were welcomed warmly by Lyndsey and Graham who gave us a lovely cup of tea with delicious homemade cake before we unpacked. This was very welcome after our journey! Given the short time we were staying in the area, our hosts suggested not only places to visit but places...

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Comfortable accommodation with beautiful lakeside views. Graham and Lindsey were superb hosts giving lots of great advice about the area, nothing was too much trouble. Breakfasts were a delight and the home made muesli mmmmm lovely A fisherman's dream location - fishing available 50yds away - you can watch them jumping from your balcony.

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Reviewed 14 March 2016

During our trip to NZ we found a place to stay in the neighborhood of Rotorua. Caring hosts, giving advice for places to visit. A nice bedroom with terrace, free wifi and a little fridge in the room. They prepared a great breakfast and at the end of the day, coming home we drank a beer together with them. We...

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Don't be fooled by the approach to this wonderful bed and breakfast. You drive past a rail yard and down a couple of suburban streets. When you get to the Lakeside Lodge you find an absolute waterfront property with a panoramic view over Lake Rotorua. It is about a 10 minute drive from Rotorua itself. You need a car but...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Stayed two nights with Lyndsay and Graham. Very gracious and friendly hosts. Offered many suggestions for planning your day. Very helpful and honest about options. Lovely room with very comfortable bed and super bathroom. Lovely breakfast with cooked food along with continental choices.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We stayed in the 2BR apartment, which is not part of the Bed & Breakfast. The apartment is self-contained. It was spotlessly clean. Lyndsay and Graham provided extras beyond what you would expect in this type of accommodation: extensive breakfast foods--yoghurt, mini-cereals, bread, and cheese, in addition to the usual milk, tea, and coffee; a huge bathroom with two sinks;...

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 December 2015

After a three nights stay we were very enthusiastic about this place. Great views on the lake, excellent service and advices from our hosts Lindsay and Graham. We appreciated their invitation to the happy hour, which gave us the opportunity to really meet these lovely people.

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Reviewed 28 October 2015

We stayed two nights in Lakeview room which has a very nice view to the lake. Lindsay and Graham are very kind. We appreciate their good advices for restaurants and activities. The breakfast is great.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relaxed, warm and friendly. "Hospitality Award" winning Bed & Breakfast on the shore of Lake Rotorua, offering quality accommodation away from noise, traffic and sulphur smells. Close to many major tourist activities and attractions and only a ten minute drive into Rotorua. Tastful ensuite bedrooms, with all toiletries provided . . In room flat screen TV's and tea and coffee making facilities. Start you day with a healthy, homemade generous breakfast. Fly fish for trout a few steps away at the mouth of the famous Waiteti Stream . . . We will smoke your catch for you to have with pre dinner drinks or pan fry it for your breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ngongotaha Lakeside Lodge

Address: 41 Operiana Street | Ngongotaha, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: RM761 - RM939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ngongotaha Lakeside Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Our rooms were upstairs. Might be an issue for some. Certainly not an issue for our family; two strong lads to help with the luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles gmw0411, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“only saw our room but certain the standard would be maintained”
 of 5 bubbles robertbX4215UY, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs King with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles PaulA525, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you like the B & B service stay upstairs. For private luxury and your own lakeside garden, stay in the apartment downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles SONOFXERXES, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a balcony facing the lake”
 of 5 bubbles donnaa877, 3 May 2015 | Read review
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