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Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 26 July 2018

I went down to the beach to see what the tide was doing and to check on any possible storm damage on the shor from the storm a few days ago. As luck would have it my timing was just...

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Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 26 July 2018

I went down to the beach to see what the tide was doing and to check on any possible storm...

Trip Advisor Excellence Award 2018

Posted by Greg Whyte on 25 June 2018

For the 8th consecutive year Waihi Beach Lodge has been reviewed by it's guests on Trip Advisor as providing Excellent hosting and an Excellent property all round.The award is based on feedback from guests who stayed at Waihi Beach Lodge during the season.

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Trip Advisor Excellence Award 2018

Posted by Greg Whyte on 25 June 2018

For the 8th consecutive year Waihi Beach Lodge has been reviewed by it's guests on Trip Advisor as providing Excellent hosting and an...

Friendly Kiwis - so welcoming

Posted by Greg Whyte on 15 May 2018

I was doing my bit locally last weekend as a marshall for the annual multisport event - the Nugget - in and around Waihi Beach and Waihi when a woman came up to me asking me what was going on?

Category: Guest Countries, Local Activities

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Friendly Kiwis - so welcoming

Posted by Greg Whyte on 15 May 2018

I was doing my bit locally last weekend as a marshall for the annual multisport event - the Nugget - in and...

Honey finally taken off

Posted by Greg Whyte on 23 March 2018

Our bee hives finally had honey taken off yesterday - much later than in previous years.

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Honey finally taken off

Posted by Greg Whyte on 23 March 2018

Our bee hives finally had honey taken off yesterday - much later than in previous years.

Honeymoons and wedding bells

Posted by Greg Whyte on 30 January 2018

There is a distinct European flavour with a honeymoon theme with guests at the lodge today. Honeymooners from Milan , Italy and two couples from France, one of whom,will be married somewhere here in Waihi Beach tomorrow - its all...

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Honeymoons and wedding bells

Posted by Greg Whyte on 30 January 2018

There is a distinct European flavour with a honeymoon theme with guests at the lodge today. Honeymooners from Milan ,...

Gold Discovery Centre in Waihi

Posted by Greg Whyte on 17 January 2018

We often  get asked, "what is the Gold experience all about? So to help explain and promote the award-winning visitor attraction at Waihi's Gold Discovery Centre, they've just released a new video.

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Gold Discovery Centre in Waihi

Posted by Greg Whyte on 17 January 2018

We often  get asked, "what is the Gold experience all about? So to help explain and promote the award-winning visitor attraction at Waihi's Gold...

German classic car enthusiasts find Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 15 January 2018

Over the last few days we have had four couples from Germany staying with us enjoying and exploring Waihi Beach. These guys arrived like a group of Harley riders with their Sunbeam Tiger V8 engines sounding very cool.

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German classic car enthusiasts find Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 15 January 2018

Over the last few days we have had four couples from Germany staying with us enjoying and exploring Waihi Beach....

Guest Review awards 2017 - Booking.com

Posted by Greg Whyte on 12 January 2018

We have been advised today that Waihi Beach Lodge has received an average score of 9.5/10 from guests who stayed at the lodge in 2017.

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Guest Review awards 2017 - Booking.com

Posted by Greg Whyte on 12 January 2018

We have been advised today that Waihi Beach Lodge has received an average score of 9.5/10 from guests who stayed...

Bees - progress towards our first honey of 2018

Posted by Greg Whyte on 7 January 2018

Rick our bee keeper, called in today to check out how the hives were progressing and how the bees were doing after the recent storm. The hives are in quite a protected spot and the bees have done remarkably well...

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Bees - progress towards our first honey of 2018

Posted by Greg Whyte on 7 January 2018

Rick our bee keeper, called in today to check out how the hives were progressing and how the bees were...