Built in 1884 as a general store, this iconic building is now a newly renovated exclusive French provincial style lodge, providing secluded luxury accommodation in Awakino on the West Coast of the North Island, NZ.
The Lounge Interior
The 800 square metre interior provides spacious, open-plan living and is perfect to lounge around and relax, with plenty of unique antiques and details to capture your imagination.
View of the kitchen from Dining area
With plenty of space to entertain, the Awakino Lodge kitchen is great for entertaining.
The Outdoor Setting and Garden
Views of the Awakino River Mouth can be viewed from your secluded spot outside Awakino River Lodge.
The Luxury Master Bedroom
With super-king bed, views out to Awakino River and it's own ensuite bathroom with underfloor heating, you may not even want to leave the room!
The Master Bedroom Ensuite
This master suite features all the details to make your stay as comfortable and luxurious as possible.
The Lodge Bathroom
The lodge bathroom with uniquely designed ceramic bath and granite shower.
The Awakino River has been described as one of the great rivers in the North Island providing top-quality backcountry fishing. It holds excellent stocks of rainbow and brown trout in a beautiful setting.
Beautiful Mt Taranaki is an always present backdrop in the Awakino area.
The Three Sisters Rocks
This unique rock formation is found on Awakino's nearby beach with Mt Taranaki in the distance, best viewed at low tide.
The rugged, black sand beaches of the West Coast
When you stay at Awakino River Lodge, you'll have the classic West Coast beaches at your door step, characterised by their time-weathered rocks, magnetic black sands and powerfull currents and swells.
The tip of the Awakino River Lodge fence is just visible, with the view of the river and rugged West Coast landscape which surrounds it