Te Arai Lodge


Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 11:00

NZ family-run boutique luxury lodge
Organic permaculture gardens
Garden-to-table dining
Yoga studio, spa & pool
Wellness & sustainability

Surrounded by over 20 acres of ancient podocarp forest and native bush, Te Arai Lodge sits on an elevated ridge with panoramic views across the rolling hills of the Brynderwyn Range out to the stunning beaches and surrounding islands of the Mangawhai coast.

We welcome our guests to experience a homestay boutique luxury lodge like no other. One that is inspired by the beauty of the surrounding native flora and bird life, our passion for sustainability and organic garden-to-table dining, and our love of hospitality and meeting people from all over the world.

With authentic personal service from the owners Vince & Kathy Moores, their family and a team of carefully chosen staff, Te Arai Lodge creates a special escape for those seeking the finest comforts without compromising the environment.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bath
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Games
  • Gym
  • Home Cinema
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Linen Supplied
  • Open Fireplace
  • Spa Bath
  • Television
  • Wood Fire
  • Barbeque
  • Breakfast Provisions
  • Coffee Machine
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Helipad
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Movie Selection
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wireless Internet Access

Map & Directions

51 Lake RdTe Arai 0975, New Zealand


Directions to Te Arai Lodge
• After you cross the Auckland Harbour Bridge, we are about 75 minutes further north, so keep in the righthand
lane of the motorway signed Whangarei.
• After approximately 45 minutes, you will pass through the outskirts of the town of
• Keep on the main road heading north for another 14km.
• Turn right onto Wayby Valley Road to: Mangawhai.
• At the 20km mark (6km past this turn off), turn right at the
• T intersection onto Whangaripo Valley Road.
• Proceed for 100m then turn left onto Waiteitei Road towards Mangawhai.
• At the 28km mark, you will come to a red stop sign. Turn right at this T Intersection onto Mangawhai Road.
• At the 35km mark, turn right onto Te Arai Point Road (NB: After about 600m, the tar-seal ends and you go
onto gravel roads).
• Continue for about 2.5km, then turn right onto Lake Road.
• We are 500m along Lake Road on the left: 51 Lake Road, Te Arai.
• Take the left hand driveway up through the gardens.

Cancellation Policy

PAYMENT TERMS: Deposit amount is 50% of total booking value. Balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. CANCELLATION TERMS: Cancellation fees apply. 29-14 days prior to arrival - 50% of booking value. 13 days or less prior to arrival - 100% of booking value. We highly recommend travel insurance to cover for any unforeseen circumstances.

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