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4.7/5 Exceptional
49 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Breakfast Available
Room service


Explore the area

Popular LocationMiranda Hot Springs40 min drive
Popular LocationLost Spring Thermal Pools65 min drive
Popular LocationBuffalo Beach65 min drive
AirportArdmore (AMZ)84 min drive

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  • Double Room, Sea View

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    • Sea view
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  • Queen Room, Sea View

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  • Queen Room, Ocean View

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  • Twin Room, Sea View

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About this area

Te Puru

Located in Coromandel Forest Park, La Casa Te Puru Lodge is in a rural location and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Tararu Bay and Butterfly and Orchid Garden, while The Treasury and Thames Historical Museum are cultural highlights. Our guests appreciate the guest house's quiet location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Miranda Hot Springs - 40 min drive
  • Tairua Beach - 49 min drive
  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools - 65 min drive
  • Buffalo Beach - 65 min drive
  • Cooks Beach - 71 min drive

Getting around

  • Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 88 min drive

About this property

La Casa Te Puru Lodge

Bayside guesthouse in Coromandel Forest Park with free parking
A snack bar/deli, a microwave in a common area and a meeting room are available at this guesthouse. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and wedding services are on-site. All 5 rooms provide conveniences such as 5 bathrooms and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and room service (during limited hours). Other amenities available to guests include ceiling fans, hairdryers and showers.
La Casa Te Puru Lodge offers 5 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. This Coromandel Forest Park guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2016.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–9 AM: NZD 16-22 for adults and NZD 8-10 for children
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Shared microwave
  • TV in reception

Room amenities


  • Ceiling fan
  • Climate control (heating)


  • 5 bathrooms
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in between 2 PM and 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 16 and NZD 22 for adults, and NZD 8 and NZD 10 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Casa Te Puru Lodge Thames
Casa Te Puru Lodge
Casa Te Puru Thames
Casa Te Puru

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at La Casa Te Puru Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, La Casa Te Puru Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to La Casa Te Puru Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at La Casa Te Puru Lodge?
As of 4 Aug 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at La Casa Te Puru Lodge on 5 Aug 2020 start from NZ$155, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this guest house pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at La Casa Te Puru Lodge?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 8 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at La Casa Te Puru Lodge?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is La Casa Te Puru Lodge located?
Situated by the sea, this guesthouse is within 9 miles (15 km) of Tararu Bay, Butterfly and Orchid Garden and Burke Street Wharf. The Treasury and Thames Historical Museum are also within 9 miles (15 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for La Casa Te Puru Lodge

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    A wonderful Stay

    Excellent venue and hosts. Could not ask for more. Great location and excellent views. Christine and Drew were marvellous hosts. Could not have asked for more.

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Beautiful location with great views. Very kind hosts. Highly recommended.

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Worth your stay

    Unbelievable lodge Location few minutes from shops,room & BBq area overlook water, very tidy Owners on site are extremely friendly, helpful & could not do more to make us comfy. They upgraded our twin bed single room to a beautiful double bed room with full water views at no extra cost! We had a full warm Breakfast with prior notice at a minimal charge on their sunny deck.

    Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The Maori heritage was very interesting & significant & it was shared with us by the owners. The view was spectacular! A real bonus for me was the fact that there was a piano which I was able to play

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020