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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Stayed here for 4 days with the family till New years, was absolutely amazing. Waking up in the morning to the private beach right there in your backyard was the best feeling ever, also we were able to enjoy the scenic side of Rotorua without the lines of tourists which was great. The lodge was very spacious inside and out....

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Stotfold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2013

Ariki Lodge is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac right next to Lake Rotorua. Wendy and Robert are excellent hosts and very helpful with advice on local restaurants and attractions. We stayed in the large suite that can be used for self-catering. It has a separate bedroom and a lovely large lounge/diner/kitchen that overlooks the lake. The back garden goes right...

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Southport, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2013

We stayed here in 2001 (this website won't allow me to post this any earlier than Feb 12) and regularly recommend it to friends travelling to New Zealand. Robert and Wendy were the most charming of hosts and we left after only one night feeling we'd spent time with old friends. We'd not stayed in any B&B's before but wanted...

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Virginia
Reviewed 22 February 2011

We were in the suite, so I can only comment on that room. Floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall window overlooking the lake with black swans a-swimming. Spacious and airy. Perfect hosts - helpful without being intrusive. We spent a month in New Zealand and stayed in 15 different places, and this was the nicest - by a wide margin.

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Northern California
Reviewed 25 January 2008

We stayed with Robert and Wendy at the Ariki Lodge for 4 days, and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Our room had a comfortable king bed, great views of the lake, and a pleasant bathroom with glass shower. The spacious living room was also available for our use. The Lodge is located lakeside in a quiet residential neighborhood. We thoroughly enjoyed Robert...

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2008

What a place! Great Location on the side of the lake just 10mins drive from Rotorua. Fantastic hosts serving a great breakfast and offering help and advice to fill your day.

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Rotorua lake edge. Luxury accommodation in a tranquil garden setting leading to our private beach. 8km from central city. Near many attractions. Beautiful bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. Large guest sitting room. Tea & coffee. Free wireless internet. Warm welcome. ... more   less 

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Address: 2 Manuariki Road | PO Box 578, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Number of rooms: 2
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