Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri – Cool Stays!

Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri

Set in the beautiful Bay of Islands Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri is a laid back oasis with an amazing selection of nostalgic, romantic and retro accommodation for everyone. Choose from glamping to gypsy caravans to a tree house to a boathouse by the river and even more fab options. You’re spoilt for choice!

Type: Lots of Quirky options, Glamping, Gypsy Caravans, Tree House, Cottages for solo travellers, couples, families and groups
Price: $
Best For: Gardens, Riverside, Variety of Romantic, Retro and Historic Accommodation
Guest Rating: Excellent
Location: 81 Pa Road, Kerikeri 0230
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Located next to the Hongi Hika Recreation Reserve and a lovely river, you’ll find your cool accommodation nestled in beautifully-kept gardens.

The owners spent 20 years in Asia and returned with vibrant ideas: “we have made this property a little gem in terms of, ambiance, style, gardens and even harmonious Feng Shui!”

What’s on Offer for Guests?

The Lodge has a big river-view terrace for everyone to enjoy. Feeling energetic? You can hire kayaks from the front desk and paddle to the Stone Store or walk the bush track to a waterfall and local cafe.

Here’s Kerikeri’s official website:

On-site: BBQ and free parking. The friendly front desk can organise airport transfers, Bay of Island cruises and yacht charters.

Hot Tip: 2 night minimum stay. Over December and January 2-3 night minimum stay.

Let’s now look at accommodation at this relaxed eclectic retreat?…

Fabulous Choice of Accommodation:

Gypsy Caravans:

Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri

Queen bed and amazing water views. Insulated and exquisitely decorated for romantics! Includes coffee and tea making utilities and a fridge. Shared facilities are nearby. For just a bit extra you have use of the outdoor clawfoot bath so you can bathe under the stars!

Pagoda Lodge:

Pagoda Lodge

This Historic 1930’s Lodge was built by the original owner to reflect his love of ancient China. Furnished in a blend of Pacific and Chinese style. Choose a one or two-bedroom apartment.

Glamping Safari Tents:

Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri

These tents are set on wooden decks with either river or garden views. Good for two guests or groups.

Everything is included in your tent – furniture, linen, towels, power and lighting, tea and coffee making facilities. Nearby is the shared kitchen (crockery, cutlery) and bathrooms with all you need. Just bring a torch!

You can choose from these options:

  • Couple tents with two rooms: bedroom with double bed and lounge
  • Family tents with three rooms: lounge and two bedrooms.

Boat Shed:

‘Ships ahoy’ in this 4-bed renovated boat shed with lots of creative nautical themes and views down the river. Queen bed and two singles. Shared facilities.

What Guests Think of Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri:

“The outdoor atmosphere, a good feeling of the whole place, lots to do in terms of walks, sights & historical aspects of the town. Friendly and awesome aura.”

Guest Comment

Lovely Attention to Detail:

Glamping Bus:

Glamping Bus at Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri

Fun for everyone on this fully renovated bus. Beds for 4 and very affordable. Shared facilities.

The Wheel House:

This is a renovated boat cabin from an historic steam boat, The Minerva! The wood has been beautiful sweet smelling Japanese cedar. Beds for up to 3 people but more comfy for 2. Shared facilities.

Cool Accommodation:

The Silver Ferns Caravan:

A cool retro converted caravan with double bed and one child-size single bed. Deck with river views. Shared facilities.

Take a Tour of Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri:

More options…

The Pear Tree House:

A tiny little tree house on an extended deck for relaxing and listening to native bird song. Probably not suitable for anyone over 180cm – the bed is very short. Shared facilities.

Perfect Spot:

“Great peaceful location just 10 mins walk through the forest to the Stone Store.”

Guest Comment

Jade Cottage:

Pagoda Lodge in Kerikeri - Jade Cottage
Jade Cottage

All beautifully presented as a romantic retreat for two. Looks out over the Hongi Hika Pa site, the river and Kerikeri inlet. Has own kitchen and bathrooms.

The Upshot:

Pagoda Lodge is a serene and idyllic destination with a fabulous collection of unique accommodation. Everyone loves this little slice of heaven in Kerikeri!

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