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…