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Welcome to the Puketoi Lodge @ Pongaroa

Shared room in bed and breakfast hosted by Paula & Guy
16 guests1 bedroom21 beds2.5 shared baths
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Country location – Shared accommodation - Group bookings – Backpackers - Self-Catering.

Comfortable and homely with off street parking. WiFi, Sky-TV, linen & towels, fully insulated, large metro fireplace, washing facilities, Bar-B-Ques and a large outdoor deck area.

Puketoi Room - Shared, Four private sections, 1 King, 2 Queen, 2 singles, 2 double bunk beds, sleeps 12 to 14 comfortably.

Owahanga Room - Shared, Six private sections, 12 beds, sleeps 12 to 15 comfortably.

The space
Linen & towels provided and included in price. Awesome hot showers (on gas so never run out of hot water) laundry facilities, and lots of space to relax and unwind, a great stop off on your journey in small rural part of New Zealand.

All-though we are Self-catering, Pongaroa offers EATING OUT OPTIONS with the Pongaroa Hotel within walking distance from the Lodge and the Pongaroa Cafe & Store next door. Both great stop off's if riding your bike or even needing a camping spot.

We have our own self-service fuel pumps here in Pongaroa . Our local beach is Akitio, a short fifteen to twenty minute drive with great swimming, surfing and fishing.

The township straddles Route 52, a road between Masterton in the south and Waipukurau in the north. Pongaroa village has a population of about 100, with the surrounding farms bringing the total population to about 300. Pongaroa is serviced by a School, Early childhood centre, Pongaroa Hotel, a Café and store, a Farmcentre, Squash club, Golf club, a Domain, its owns self-service fuel pumps and Puketoi Lodge.

Historically Pongaora belonged to the northern Wairarapa area. The vicinity has a claim to fame as the birthplace of scientist Maurice Wilkins (1916-2004) the man who discovered DNA.

Guest access
We are very relaxed here at the Puketoi Lodge.
Stay - Relax - Enjoy
Country location – Shared accommodation - Group bookings – Backpackers - Self-Catering.

Comfortable and homely with off street parking. WiFi, Sky-TV, linen & towels, fully insulated, large metro fireplace, washing facilities, Bar-B-Ques and a large outdoor deck area.

Puketoi Room - Shared, Four private sections, 1 King, 2 Queen, 2 singles, 2 double bunk beds, sleeps 12 to 14 comfortably.

Owahanga Room - Shared, Six private sections, 12 beds, sleeps 12 to 15 comfortably.

The space
Linen & towels provided and included in price. Awesome hot showers (on gas so never…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Wi-Fi
Laptop-friendly workspace
Essentials
Washing machine
TV
Fire extinguisher
Smoke alarm
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.75 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews

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Pongaroa, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Hosted by Paula & Guy

Joined in October 2018
  • 4 Reviews
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
Health & safety
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm