First Class Food

We had no idea that Lupton Lodge would be so good, from the bedroom to the restaurant the standard was very very high. You must try the breakfast, it is fantastic, Andy is a great cook, we stayed there for two nights & didn’t bother to go into the city to eat, the food at More…

Not a B&B – it’s a Luxury Boutique Hotel!

Lupton Lodge is a lovely boutique hotel with a variety of different rooms in an old house with loads of character and history. We were treated to a gourmet dinner on arrival cooked by our host who may well have missed his calling as a chef! (I’d strongly recommend taking up the dinner offer as More…

A Perfect Jetlag Recovery Retreat

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I brought two friends to NZ to visit the far north island. I chose Lupton Lodge specifically as a place to recover from a long international flight and the stress of my first attempt at driving on the opposite side of the road. I knew that my priority would be a good sleep and a More…

Peaceful Setting

We stayed at Lupton Lodge for two nights. The restored home is in the countryside, near town, on grounds covered with fruit trees and roses. Our room was pleasant and comfortable; it didn’t have a seating area but it did have a huge bathroom. The lodge has a large guest lounge in an adjacent building More…

Elegant Retreat

This is a home of great character which has been converted to lovely B&B accommodation. We had 2 nights in the red room which has a separate sitting area. We had pre-booked dinner on our first night which was so nice after our long drive. Andy provided a menu with several choices and the meal More…