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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 24 March 2009

We spent our last night of vacation at Menteith Country House and without any doubt it was our best experience with Bed&Breakfast in New Zealand. The house, located in a beautifully maintained garden, is very impressive with charming, spacious rooms and a swimming pool. Our blue room was tastefully decorated, with a big, comfortable bed, tea/coffee facility, complimentary soft drinks...

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Christchurch
Reviewed 6 February 2009

We spent two nights with Faye &Stephen after our long journey from England it was such a pleasure to share their home & we're given 5star treatment which helped us recover from our journey.

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Thank simmyandrach
England
Reviewed 28 January 2009

We arrived at Menteith Country House after a long flight and were warmly welcomed by Fay and Stephen. Our room was beautifully furnished and had everything that we needed. Our hosts made our stay really special by making us feel really relaxed in their home. The swimming pool was an added bonus and was a great way to cool down...

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Thank chrissy080
Sydney
Reviewed 23 January 2009

Most beautiful/spacious place for old+young! The host are the loveliest people I met. Helped to organize my trip with my parents so much! I felt like home. Love their indoor pool arrangment followed by an amazing breaky! Love to come back! Thank you Fay&Stephen. My parents are gone back to Germany. They like to let you know how much they...

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melbourne
Reviewed 21 January 2009

THank you to Fay and Stephen for the most memorable stay. I traveled with my parents and two children (2 and 4) and they all had th ebest time. Great hosts who really go out of their way to make you feel comfortable. My two girls were so happy and they loved running around the property and feeding the alpacas!...

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Thank mijnschatje
UK
Reviewed 9 January 2009

This was a real treasure find, a beautiful house in country settings, peaceful, quiet and so tranquil and only twenty minutes to Christchurch City centre. Wow were we fortunate to have found Menteith Country House. Our hosts Fay & Stephen were so welcoming and made everything very clear at the off set there were no parameters, their house was ours...

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Thank NewworldtravellerUk
Crystal Falls, Ontario
Reviewed 8 January 2009

Needless to say, Arriving in ChristChurch after 31 hours of travelling from Canada, we were both tired. Faye and Stephen welcomed us with warm hospitality. They assured us that we could come directly from the airport (shortly after 9:00 am) and that we could shower, relax or sleep for the day. The use of our room so early and the...

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Thank tomiko_lake
lake forest, ca
Reviewed 29 December 2008

Fay & Stephen TOP THE LIST when it comes to hosting families in their elegant home. In all of our NZ travels, this couple went above and beyond to not only meet all of our needs; they joined us in a way that made us feel more like family than guests. The home and grounds are lovely; a true country...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Menteith House is a quality bed and breakfast in 'The Elms on Prebbleton' only 15 minutes from airport/city.Being at the end of a lane we enjoy tranquility and great views of mountains and Port Hills from our upstairs guest rooms and lounge. Savour the flavors of the family’s specialty honeys with your hearty breakfast. Fay is an avid spinner of differing fibers - try your hand! Our Port Hills queen bed collects the morning sun while Copland has a garden and mountain outlook with flexible king/twin beds. Both rooms are served by a spacious private bathroom. Join us for 'happy hour' on our sunny deck outside the lounge. Good local restaurants within walking distance. Bus stop a short walk from Menteith. Our friendly cat 'Whisky' comes and goes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Menteith House

Address: 15 Elmwood Drive | Prebbleton, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: ₹ 8,325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“All rooms seems great.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorgeB63, 8 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Both ther king ensuiter rooms are spacious d thre beds really comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles MareeN_12, 30 Jan 2012 | Read review
“All rooms were of a high standard”
 of 5 bubbles JoannaR109, 25 Nov 2011 | Read review
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