Kaipara Views Eco Lodge A true off grid eco house

Lodge | Glorit | #8252

9.6/10 (8 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Quiet locality but handy to those heading North on SH16
  • Serene bush and panoramic harbour views from 2 decks.Solar and wind powered for sustainablility .
  • Short walk to DOC Mt.Auckland walkway just up the road.Secure off road parking

Less than 1 hour North of Auckland heading along SH16 but only 2kms from the main road we offer a quiet and peaceful location for those guests wanting to offset their carbon footprint but with superb clean and modern facilities.We are just near the Mt Auckland walkway for walkers and those wanting to see the area, with Matakana,Wellsford and Historic Helensville approx 30-40 mins drive.Mountain bikers have a great opportunity to explore the area and the Hoteo River is approx. 5kms away with great access to the Kaipara harbour for fishing or kayaking from the boat ramp..Secure off street parking available and meals are available on request home cooked by the owner.Fabulous views from the 2 decks 180 degree view of the Kaipara Harbour over to South Head and up to Tapora..Local wine can be purchased if needed.Our meals use ingredients from our organic garden and the lodge is only cleaned with eco friendly products, no chemicals to help guests with allergies.We generate our own power with 2 wind turbines and 9 solar panels so we are completely off the grid and eco friendly.

Special conditions: No smoking at all and sorry no pets allowed.One deck is suitable for young children only. Only Vodafone cell phone coverage. Freeview Tv available only


  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Special events venue
  • Toddler safe
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • 2nd bedroom

    2 x Single bed

  • Main bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Meals,dinner $20.00 per person (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High season tariff
18-Feb-18 to 28-Feb-18
$180+/night $250+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $20/night;
Default Tariff
01-Mar-18 to 18-May-18
$160+/night $200+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $20/night;

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (9)

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  • Perfect spot to relax with a great view

    Perfect spot to relax with a great view

    LukeG777 100%|1x Feb 2018

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thankyou so much,we are glad you enjoyed your stay

    mrson181 100%|8x

  • Peaceful and comfortable

    Peaceful and comfortable.

    joanneeg 100%|2x Apr 2017

  • Kaipara Views is in an idyllic spot and such a comfortable bach

    Kaipara Views is in an idyllic spot and such a comfortable bach. The views from all rooms were breathtaking, the fridge was stocked with goodies and the cake on or arrival was both scrummy and a total surprise. Thanks you so much for a memorable stay.

    JeremyMiles 100%|5x Feb 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thankyou,we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.we do hope you will return as it was a great pleasure hosting you and your family.Always nice to meet such friendly people.Hope to see you again soon!

    mrson181 100%|8x

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    AnaS6425 100%|1x Feb 2017

  • Wonderful hilltop location with views west over the bay, and the bach...

    Wonderful hilltop location with views west over the bay, and the bach was just below Sharon and Shane's house, fully equipped and with inside or outside sitting and eating.

    JamesHi6 100%|2x Feb 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Glad you enjoyed the afternoon tea,such a great couple to have stay,thankyou for coming to visit us,would love to see you return

    mrson181 100%|8x

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