How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
Photos of Kingfish Lodge
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Kingfish Lodge North Island
Travel Blogs from North Island
Today we went to Gumdiggers Park which is an authentic, preserved Gumfield, over 100 years old. The story is all about the Kauri tree, which when damaged, produces great amounts of resinous sap to cover wounds and protect the inner timber. The sap congeals into hard lumps and falls to the ground, gets buried, and over thousands of years hardens into fossilised New Zealand Amber. This would be used ...
... here, then 'the hell hole" days followed until law and order was restored, in part, in 1840, when the Waitangi Treaty was signed. Trouble brewed again in 1844/45 when the Maori warriors, led by Hone Here Pokai, became disillusioned with the British rule and attached and sacked the town and the town wasn't rebuilt until the War in the North was over in 1846. Manganese mines and a fish canning factory bought people briefly into the town ...
... these lights as well so there was a great atmosphere.
Cheeky last burger before off to bed - made sure it had beetroot and egg on it!
The next day after a 1 hour yomp we made it to the bus stop and off to the airport. Fiji Airways must be the only airline in the world where you can't check in on line so queued for about an hour. Had just enough time to blow the last of our money on a McDonald's pie and some sushi and then on the plane. Brand new aircraft so great ...
... to cotton on to get it taken off.. Then I saw some nice pumps that where only $5 in the sale! Bargin!! So I spent $55 on stuff that was worth about $100!!! Bonus!! I had a lovely hot ham roll for lunch with crisps, was very yummy!! I went and got pandora charms then went back to hostel and my room was full of new people!! They seem okay but one girl is really irritating!! ...
So I woke up in a ****** mood, missing home a lot.. I had a bit of a lay in then decided to get up and it was sunny outside, had toast for breakfast then went down to the beach, the sun was shining so I decided to sunbathe.. I started sunbathing but couldn't just lay there, so I went for a wonder around the town, then came back to hostel for lunch, decided not to do the horse ...