Rimu Lodge

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Korimako King or Twin Room | View from room
Korimako King or Twin Room | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets, pillow-top beds

Overview of Rimu Lodge

Rimu Lodge

5.0 star property

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
33 Seddons Terrace Road, Rimu, Ruatapu, 7883

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWestcoast Treetop Walk9 min drive
  • Popular LocationHokitika Clock Tower10 min drive
  • Popular LocationHokitika Museum10 min drive
  • AirportHokitika (HKK)11 min drive

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About this area

Ruatapu

Located in Ruatapu, Rimu Lodge is in a rural area and near the airport. Hokitika Lighthouse is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Westcoast Treetop Walk and Hokitika Beach. Kayaking offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests appreciate the lodge's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Westcoast Treetop Walk - 9 min drive
  • Hokitika Clock Tower - 10 min drive
  • National Kiwi Centre - 10 min drive
  • Hokitika Museum - 10 min drive
  • Sunset Point - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Woodstock Royal Mail - 13 min walk
  • Porky's - Hokitika Townchip - 10 min drive
  • Clocktower Cafe - 10 min drive
  • Chez Millie - 10 min drive
  • Subway - 10 min drive

About this property

Rimu Lodge

Adults-only lodge in Ruatapu with free parking
This smoke-free lodge features a bar/lounge, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden and a front desk safe.
Rimu Lodge offers 4 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to balconies. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down duvets and premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, dressing gowns, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Ruatapu lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary local and long-distance calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Turndown service

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Down duvet
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 15

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
The host will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 13 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 13 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Guests under 13 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Boutique & Lodge property has been rated 5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Rimu Hokitika
Rimu Lodge
Rimu Lodge Hokitika
Rimu Lodge Lodge
Rimu Lodge Ruatapu
Rimu Lodge Lodge Ruatapu

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Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 67 out of 70 reviews
5 - Excellent 96%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 70 reviews
4 - Good 1%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 70 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 70 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 70 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Luxury worth the additional cost
Luxurious, pampered, excellent unobtrusive service, fantastic location with mountain views
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The service is great The owner is very nice and quite helpful Except the sound insulation effect of the room not that good, all the others is over our expection. Highly recommend to all
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Beautifully kept, friendly host & lively surrounds.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely room in a lovely house with the bonus of a great local eating place just one kilometer away. Host very welcoming and friendly.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful lodge in lovely rural surroundings. Large spacious room and bathroom and great attention detail - lovely log fire, cosy lounge that made the stay extra special. Great breakfasts - Sue Ellen was a very attentive and helpful host - pointing out places to see, where to eat etc. Definitely recommend
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020