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Leighton Lodge
4 stars

Leighton Lodge

17 Stewart Place, Opito Bay, RD 2, Whitianga, Whitianga 3592, New Zealand
Whitianga, New Zealand
See location+64 7866 0756
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$235
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rate per night

8.5
Great
based on 21 reviews
21 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Queen room

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About Leighton Lodge

  • Bed & Breakfast Room
    Enjoy a cozy breakfast in the morning
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Just 200 metres from the sands of Opito Bay Beach, the family-hosted Leighton Lodge offers beautiful sea views, free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pizza oven. Guests enjoy included breakfast and a ‘home away from home’ atmosphere. Located on the Coromandel Peninsula, Leighton Lodge B&B is 35 minutes’ drive from The Lost Spring in Whitianga. Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach are both within an hours’ drive. Auckland International Airport is 195 km away. Guests can enjoy fishing, boating and scallop and crayfish diving within 5 minutes’ walk of the property. There is a large outdoor patio, perfect for relaxing while taking in the stunning views. Your breakfast includes freshly baked bread, cereal, fruit and yogurt. Lunch and dinners can be arranged upon prior request. Wine and beer are also available All accommodation features a TV, DVD player and quality bed linen. Some rooms offer a balcony or flat-screen TV.

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Amenities at Leighton Lodge

  • Private beach
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Air-conditioned
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Grill
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Horse riding
  • Windsurfing

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • CD player
  • TV
  • DVD player

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Tile/marble floor

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kids meals
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Child-safety socket covers
  • Children's high chair

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Roll-in shower
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Private entrance

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Drying rack for clothing

Services and conveniences

  • Key access
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Reviews of Leighton Lodge

8.5
Very Good21 verified reviews
0.1Families
0.1Friends
0.8Couples
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What can I expect from the food at Leighton Lodge?

Guests can expect great food with nice homemade touches, prepared by friendly owners, in a lovely location.

How is the cleanliness at Leighton Lodge?

The accommodation is thoughtfully decorated and homely, and the hosts provide a fresh, homemade breakfast with real coffee every day.

What are the hosts like at Leighton Lodge?

The hosts, Marie and Wally, are really hospitable, preparing a fresh, homemade breakfast every day and providing lots of interesting and useful information about the local area.

Is Leighton Lodge suitable for a quiet and relaxing stay?

Leighton Lodge is a great choice for people who like quiet and relaxation, with a quiet and beautiful location, stunning views, and the opportunity to see the Milky Way at night.

What are the unique offerings of Leighton Lodge?

Leighton Lodge offers delightful hosts, a peaceful location close to the beach, and the opportunity to meet all the animals, especially Fern.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned the stunning views from the rooms, especially those facing the fountain or the sea.

Consider Bringing Supplies

As the nearest grocery shop is about a 15-minute drive away, it's advisable to bring along any essential supplies you may need during your stay.

Embrace the Secluded Location

Guests appreciated the peaceful and quiet environment of Opito Bay, making it an ideal choice for those seeking a tranquil and relaxing getaway.

Engage with the Hosts

The hosts, Marie and Wally, were highly praised for their hospitality, providing fresh homemade breakfast and valuable local area information.

Plan for Outdoor Activities

With a variety of outdoor activities available nearby, such as snorkeling, diving, and horse riding, consider planning and booking these activities in advance for a more fulfilling experience.

Check for Room Cleanliness

While some guests praised the comfortable rooms, others noted issues with cleanliness, such as mold on the ceilings and unclean items in the room. It's advisable to check the room thoroughly upon arrival.

Enjoy Homemade Treats

Guests raved about the delicious homemade jelly and honey prepared by Maire, the host. Don't miss the opportunity to savor these delightful treats during your stay.

Be Mindful of Accessibility

If you have specific accessibility needs, ensure to communicate your requirements with the hotel in advance, as some guests found the property's accessibility features to be limited.

Explore the Surrounding Beaches

The hotel's proximity to various beaches, such as Kuaotunu Beach and Cathedral Cove Beach, makes it convenient for beach enthusiasts to explore and enjoy the coastal attractions.

Take Advantage of the Private Beach

The hotel offers access to a private beach, providing an exclusive and serene beach experience for guests to unwind and enjoy the natural surroundings.

Location

17 Stewart Place, Opito Bay, RD 2, Whitianga, Whitianga 3592

What's nearby

  • Kuaotunu Beach7.1 km
  • Cathedral Cove Beach11.8 km
  • Hahei Beach12.9 km
  • Shakespeare Lookout13.4 km
  • Lonely Bay Beach13.4 km
  • Cooks Beach13.8 km
  • Whitianga Beach14.2 km
  • Mercury Bay Estate14.4 km
  • Buffalo Beach14.7 km
  • The Lost Spring14.9 km
  • Dive Zone Whitianga15.2 km
  • Hot Water Beach18 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Leighton Lodge

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Top tips for your stay at Leighton Lodge

  • How long should you stay at Leighton Lodge? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Leighton Lodge

  • Where is Leighton Lodge located?

    Leighton Lodge is located at 17 Stewart Place, Opito Bay, RD 2, Whitianga, 14.4 km from the centre of Whitianga. Kuaotunu Beach is the closest landmark to Leighton Lodge.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Leighton Lodge?

    Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Leighton Lodge.

  • Does Leighton Lodge offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Leighton Lodge offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Leighton Lodge offer free parking?

    Yes, Leighton Lodge offers free parking.

  • How far is Leighton Lodge from the airport?

    Leighton Lodge is 15.4 km from Whitianga. Leighton Lodge is 61.3 km from Great Barrier Island.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Leighton Lodge hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Leighton Lodge in Whitianga and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Leighton Lodge and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Leighton Lodge.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.6

Distance to city centre

14.4 km