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Iconic Kiwi food

Posted by Greg Whyte on 10 April 2017

On talking to guests it is very interesting to learn the iconic kiwi food they have tasted on their trip around New Zealand

Category: Local Cafes, Tit Bits from the Lodge, Waihi Beach

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Iconic Kiwi food

Posted by Greg Whyte on 10 April 2017

On talking to guests it is very interesting to learn the iconic kiwi food they have...

Hauraki Rail Trail

Posted by Greg Whyte on 6 April 2017

 When coming to the Southern Coromandel region many like to cycle the Hauraki Rail Trail because it's a grade one activity meaning anyone can do it and it's free to do. The Karangahake...

Category: Video, Local Activities

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Hauraki Rail Trail

Posted by Greg Whyte on 6 April 2017

 When coming to the Southern Coromandel region many like to cycle the Hauraki Rail Trail...

Rainy days at Waihi Beach - still plenty of options

Posted by Greg Whyte on 14 March 2017

Recently we had a few wet days in a row and we had a house full of guests from overseas. The challenge for us was to give them options that would tweak their interest despite the...

Category: Local Activities, Waihi Beach

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Rainy days at Waihi Beach - still plenty of options

Posted by Greg Whyte on 14 March 2017

Recently we had a few wet days in a row and we had a house full of guests from overseas....

Search & explore the Coromandel

Posted by Greg Whyte on 8 March 2017

Anytime is a good time to explore the Coromandel region as there is always lots to do and see. Whether you are checking out goldmining history in the Karangahake Gorge or sight seeing in Mercury Bay...

Category: Local Activities, Waihi Beach

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Search & explore the Coromandel

Posted by Greg Whyte on 8 March 2017

Anytime is a good time to explore the Coromandel region as there is always lots to do and...

Repeat guests from the Netherlands

Posted by Greg Whyte on 31 January 2017

It is not too often that we get repeat guests as most if not all come from overseas especially from Europe - most countries far far away. For some the trip to New Zealand is a...

Category: Guest Countries, Tit Bits from the Lodge, Waihi Beach

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Repeat guests from the Netherlands

Posted by Greg Whyte on 31 January 2017

It is not too often that we get repeat guests as most if not all come from overseas...

Booking.com award 2016

Posted by Greg Whyte on 18 January 2017

We have just been advised Waihi Beach Lodge has received an award selected by guests who book through Booking .com as providing wonderful guests experiences throughout 2016

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Booking.com award 2016

Posted by Greg Whyte on 18 January 2017

We have just been advised Waihi Beach Lodge has received an award selected by guests who...

Taking the honey off - January 2017

Posted by Greg Whyte on 15 January 2017

Today Rick the bee keeper came to take the first lot of honey from the hive for the season and what an experience it was.

Category: Waihi Beach, Bees

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Taking the honey off - January 2017

Posted by Greg Whyte on 15 January 2017

Today Rick the bee keeper came to take the first lot of honey from the hive for the...