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We only stopped in for dinner but the meal was amazing, the hosts were great and very welcoming. Pricing was very good, better than Auckland prices for food and drinks. Best to book as it is a little isolated which makes it very appealing.
Going to Great Barrier is a different experience as there is no grid power only solar which is supplemented by generators , making night sky viewing amazing on a clear night.
The owners at the Lodge went out of their way to please when it...More
Response from Angeline649, Owner at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago
It was a pleasure to host you and so glad the memories you are taking home are good ones. Merry Christmas to you both. Hope to see you again. Angeline
Erika and Archie have literally saved our lives and made our short time on the Great Barrier special. Wonderful view and premises. Would love to come back. We wish you all the best for future challenges!More
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Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 29 December 2016
Hi Yan's and Sonja (hope i spelt that correctly)
Was our pleasure to help you out, two bananas was simply not enough for xmas eve dinner :) Enjoy the rest of your travels in New Zealand, and please visit the Barrier again when next in...More
Great Barrier lodge is a fantastic place to stay! The location is just beautiful. Romote enough that it feels like it is its own little world and still close enough to everything! Its nice and quiet and the view from the porch is stunning. The...More
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Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 14 October 2016
Hi Beate V,
Thanks for taking the time to review us, and your lovely comments about our location, view and the peace and quiet, the perfect place to relax after three days walking the Aotea Track. Was my pleasure to give you a ride to...More
We loved our stay here for the lodge itself - nice room, nice view (studio unit) The manager Archie is friendly enough but after a couple of times of needing to ask for something we were then scared to - seemed to pee him off...More
Response from Ian and Erica A, Manager at Great Barrier LodgeResponded 21 May 2016
Hi joc 6447,
Thanks for the feedback and thanks for taking the time to write a review. Sorry to hear that my service was not up to standard whilst you were with us, I simply, as you say must have been having a John Cleese...More