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4.5 out of 5

"Love this property. Second time stayed here. Rooms are clean and cosy. Having a communal kitchen available when in units a bonus. Friendly staff A ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 01 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At LaValla Estate, you'll be 36.8 km (22.9 mi) from Rainbow's End. Highlights at this hotel include free self parking, a bar/lounge, and a conference center.

You can enjoy free WiFi, LCD TVs, and coffee/tea makers, featured in all 9 rooms. Refrigerators, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This hotel has free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and barbecue grills. Other amenities include a picnic area and wedding services. Continental breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

With a stay at this 3-star Tuakau hotel, you'll be 11 km (6.8 mi) from Pukekohe Park Raceway and 37.1 km (23 mi) from Karioitahi Beach.

Cottage, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, Accessible

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

LaValla Estate ratings based on 20 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for LaValla Estate

Everyone (15) Couples (2) Family (3)
5 out of 5
Love this property. Second time stayed here. Rooms are clean and cosy. Having a communal kitchen available when in units a bonus. Friendly staff AAA

Posted by on 1 May 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Feb. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Feb. 2020

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5 out of 5
Had a wonderful staff member greet me upon arrival. The property is so beautiful. I will definitely be staying here again.

Posted by on 11 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Nov. 2019 by Bernie

Thank you for your lovely words, Glad you enjoyed your stay :-) see you again sometime..

5 out of 5
A lovely clean property. Beautiful surrounds very peaceful.

Posted by on 11 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Nov. 2019 by Bernie

Thanks for taking the time to leave your comments. Glad you enjoyed :-)

4 out of 5
Absolutely beautiful gardens, relaxing and peaceful. Friendly and helpful hosts. Stayed in the cottage which was lovely, rustic and quiet...home away from home. The cottage was apparently the first building to be erected at LaValla in the 1920’s - it’s charm reflective from that era. There were basic cooking facilities in the kitchen, an open fireplace, and beautiful cottage gardens surrounding. Close to Auckland approx 45 mins. Would definitely stay again.

Posted by on 28 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
We couldn't get accommodation closer to the airport for our early flight and the few hotels left had become exorbitantly priced. This hotel was an easy 45 min drive to the airport early next day, and was very comfortable, quiet and in beautiful surroundings. Reasonably priced and good value. The manager told us of the history of the site and when dining at the pub nearby I found it was the town where Sir Edmund Hillary grew up. Very comfortable- thank you!

Posted by on 13 Feb. 2019

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4 out of 5
Very novel experience to stay at a facility that started life as a catholic pre seminary Huge garden with some very dramatic trees

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5
A unique place to stay with gorgeous gardens. Very peaceful and relaxing.

Posted by on 4 Oct. 2018

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4 out of 5

Nice atmosphere in little cottage.

Pros: Friendly, nice atmosphere
Location: We were only there for one night to attend a funeral in Tuakau.
We stayed in Villa 1. Some more towel rails in the bathroom. A notice on the bathroom door warning of steps outside is urgently needed. Nice quiet place to stay, we didn't get a chance to check gardens and the new building out as only there overnight.

Posted by , from Retired on 13 Apr. 2018

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Property Features

As a guest of LaValla Estate, you'll find barbecue grills, a garden, and a picnic area. Public spaces have free WiFi. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of LaValla Estate was completed in January 2014. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Tuakau hotel.

  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1921
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

LaValla Estate offers 9 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • LCD television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 6 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 6 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and cash. Social distancing measures are in place.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • LaValla Estate B&B Tuakau
  • LaValla Estate Tuakau
  • LaValla Estate Hotel Tuakau
  • LaValla Estate Hotel
  • LaValla Estate Hotel
  • LaValla Estate Tuakau
  • LaValla Estate Hotel Tuakau

National Rating

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

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