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    Woodlyn Park

    1177 Waitomo Valley Road, Waitomo Caves 3977, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 3138
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    Reviewed yesterday

    If you are taking the kids to see Hobbiton, then staying here is a must.(if you can get the Hobbit house). Big and comfortable, this house in a great location, close to the caves and Lord of the Rings tours. Owner Billy Black is a...More

    Thank beatdownbonanza
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    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in the tail of the plane. It was nice and warm due to the heat pump and very clean. The bed is so comfortable and we slept very well. Bathroom was the size was rather small but not a problem. The owners are...More

    Thank jinnyt
    Response from kiwicommonsense, Front Office Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 13 August 2017

    We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and from the sound of it got to enjoy some of the special places around Waitomo

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It was truly high end camping- more glamping experience. So cool. We stayed in the train, the Waitomo Express and there was a queen bed, a single bed and bunk beds. Loved the super hot shower. Yes we saw a spider but he didn’t bother...More

    Thank itpsd
    Response from kiwicommonsense, Front Office Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 6 days ago

    Thankyou for your review and we are really pleased that you got to enjoy the true ambience of the Waitomo Express, as well as enjoy our beautiful local scenery.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We drove up to Woodlyn Park Hotel with a sense of excitement and when we got out of the car at reception, the place had a nice feel . We stayed in the Plane Cockpit . I would recommend doing this at least once in...More

    Thank Nat T
    Response from kiwicommonsense, Front Office Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in the Plane Cockpit, unfortunately due to the fact that the Plane had a hard working life there are aromas that we cannot remove. I am so pleased that the move to the downstairs bed solved the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Ok, first of all, ignore prices. If you want to stay in a Hobbit building in NZ this is the only one I know of. The owner put a lot of effort to make it appear like you want it to on the outside. Ignore...More

    Thank MuppetTrojan
    Response from kiwicommonsense, Front Office Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 4 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review, it is very much appreciated when people realise the time and effort that has gone into making the Hobbit unit look like it does. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday as well.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Waitomo Caves
    • Also Known As
    • Woodlyn Park North Island ,
    • Woodlyn Park Hotel North Island
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    17 September 2015|
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    Response from kiwicommonsense | Property representative |
    Yes children are definitely welcome at Woodlyn Park. Although we are only a small business most of our units are family units that can sleep up to 6 people. We are situated on a small farm property with some very friendly... More
    9 December 2014|
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    Response from kiwicommonsense | Property representative |
    Hi there, All our units have their own family bathroom but not an actual en-suite. The cockpit in the plane gets the sun first thing in the morning so yes it will get hot up there especially during our summer months... More
    Room Tips
    "Hobbit house for LOTR fans.Other rooms are also eclectic."
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    "Hobbit units only get sun in the afternoon and evening as tucked away and south facing but the view is lovely."
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    "Don't expect a private room. The Hobbit house has gawkers and the Plane and Boat are divided into..."
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    "The train carriage is independent so with small kids you don't feel like you are disturbing anyone!"
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