Refurbished 2-Bedroom Suite

We have pleased to announce the recently completed upgrade of our Blue Room and 2-Bedroom Deluxe Suite, including a brand new bathroom. Please take a look at the room pages for more information or scroll through the photo gallery below.

Lemon Curd Recipe

Lemons

Looking for something to do with all those fresh lemons and oranges… Lemon Curd   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 20 mins Total time 30 mins   Fresh Lemon Curd is delicious mixed with greek yoghurt/whipped cream or on it’s own with ice cream, in tart cases or brandy snaps. Andy – Lupton More…

Waro Limestone Scenic Reserve

Just north or Whangarei, on the northern side of SH1 past Hikurangi, lies the fascinating Waro Limestone Reserve walkway. If you park in the reserve entrance off King St, you can follow an easy 2.2km walkway, which includes the perimeter of a small lake and the main Waro limestone formations. Alternatively park in the carpark More…

Fab Place

We loved staying here for 3 nights, 24th to 27th Jan, could of stayed much longer. Andy and Karen were so friendly and helpful, the perfect hosts. Andy’s breakfasts and dinners were delicious, he is a very talented cook. We had so much fun playing pool in the games room in the evenings. The actual More…

Highly Recommended

purple-room

I have just spent a wonderful night in the B&B. The room was very well presented, with a huge bathroom. Breakfast was superb. Next time I will also have dinner, as I have heard great things about it. I arrived early, and had time to kill, so it was great that there was a guest More…

Lupton Lodge = Awesome

Excellent experience at the Lupton Lodge, we stayed in the Green room and had dinner & breakfast cooked by Andy!! And it was amazing!! Everyone should try his seafood chowder, STUNNING! The room was spacious with relaxing surroundings! What more can I say? experience of the life time and I definitely going back next year!! More…

Lupton Lodge is No.1

The perfect place to use a base for exploring the area or just to relax in the lovely comfortable rooms, stroll around the orchard, read by the pool or just chill out in the lounge with heaps of books to read, CD’s, DVD’s or, like us, play pool for the first time in about 30 More…

Fabulous!

This was our final night in NZ and this wonderful property and friendly hosts were a last minute choice. Stunningly gorgeous B&B and we plan on returning some day. The whole Whangarei region was an unexpected surprise and possibly our favorite place in the entire country. Can’t say enough good about Lupton Lodge! Guest from More…

One of the Best Experiences

Over the past 5 years I have stayed in many hotels, motels and Lodges. This Lodge is by far the best place I have stayed in, it was home away from home. Clean, classy and quiet. The host’s were very accommodating and generous with their hospitality. Well done Andy and Karen I truly was impressed More…

Cool!

Excellent 2 night stay in a lovely characterful property. Clean, comfortable and quiet. Andy made us very welcome. He is an excellent cook and provided a delicious dinner on our first night and outstanding breakfasts. A lovely restored and extended property full of original features. A lounge and pool, for guests to use, enhanced our More…