24 Schooner Bay Road Tryphena Great Barrier Island
Bed and Breakfast accommodation situated at 24 Schooner Bay Road, Tryphena, Trillium Lodge is a 6 bedroom , 3 level luxury Log House(not suitable for young children).
The house is situated up a shared access road, only 600 metres from Puriri Bay which is safe for swimming, kayaking and fishing and is situated on 12 acres of regenerating bush, a small avocado orchard and a wonderful huge old pohutakawa tree.
The initial owners of Trillium Lodge used a team of expert builders from Idaho USA to build this impressive Log Home. Caribou Log Homes are still in production today. The design was along the lines of those in Canada, it has wonderful extensive views over Tryphena harbour, the Colville Channel and out to Coromandel. The interior of the property is well appointed to a high standard with antiques and quality bedding and fittings.
Your hosts: Lynda(Medland) and Ian Macalpine , Joanne and Glen Findlay. Lynda and Joanne are descendants of the Medland family who first settled on the Eastern coast of Great Barrier in 1865. We are very passionate about the Barrier and have holidayed here since very young. We are now making the move to return and eventually live full time on Barrier.
We have vast knowledge and stories that have been passed down to us through the generations. Our passion is to provide high quality accommodation to all our guests and yet make them feel relaxed and at home. Please feel welcome to let us make your stay on Barrier wonderful.