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Coromandel Peninsula and the Bay of Plenty Hotels

Brenton Lodge

  • 2 Brenton Pl. Map It
  • Local Flavor

Pros

  • Peaceful settings, breathtaking views, thoughtful hosts

Cons

  • A little too far from town to walk home in the evening

Updated 02/18/2014

Fodor's Review

Looking out over Whangamata and the islands in its harbor from your hillside suite, you'll feel rested and pampered, especially after being greeted with fresh flowers, fruit, and handmade chocolates. (Your host Sallie is a leading chocolatier, her 'House of Hamilton' liquor choclates have been supplied to airlines for their premium class passengers, and she also holds regular weekend choclate making courses.) The lodge suites are spacious, open plan with lounge and bedroom,

ensuites and great ocean views. Stroll around the beautiful garden, take a dip in the pool or the hot tub, or relax on the decks or inside by the fire. Breakfasts are inclusive and if you don't feel like a journey to town at night (this is not a place you'll want to leave), dinner can be pre-arranged (three divine courses, $75). You can dine with other guests, or arrange a secluded spot in one of the lounges or on your own private deck. Just discuss with your hosts.

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Hotel Information

Address:

2 Brenton Pl., Whangamata, 3691, New Zealand

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Phone:

07-865–8400

Hotel Details:

  • 4 rooms
  • Breakfast

Updated 02/18/2014

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