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Beaufort House Akaroa

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Christchurch
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I chose Beaufort House for our wedding anniversary. We were more than happy with our choice. We arrived early, to find our names on the welcome board at the door. Inside Sharon warmly welcome us. We stayed in the Fyfe room. It was perfect. Super comfy bed, exquisite furnishings, quality NZ made toiletries, impeccably clean. We spent...

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Beaufort House at the beginning of our NZ tour. The hosts were very attentive. We especially liked the early evening wine and canapés giving guests an opportunity to share their experiences in the area. The hosts were able to give us good suggestions of places to visit during our stay. Our room was Fife it was had...

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Sunshine Beach, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

From our first pre booking contact our hosts Sharon and Noel's attention to detail and service never wavered .As we were travelling at peak season their advices on pre booking tours and restaurants was invaluable .Beaufort is a beautifully appointed historic home in a quite location a short walk from restaurants and shops .All ensuited rooms with a feeling of...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beaufort House is a charming old English style house which is elegantly furnishings and set in a most picturesque garden. The living and dining room are delightful with their heritage furnishings and masses of flowers. We stayed in the Fyffe Room on the first floor which was very comfortable and elegantly furnished with views of the garden and a glimpse...

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Davis, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful home with lovely gardens, delicious and plentiful breakfasts, happy cocktail hours and such gracious, welcoming hosts. Our stay at Beaufort house was delightful, and we look forward to revisiting this beautiful country.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old England style, charming and peaceful. Comfortable room with tea facilities, little balcony with tea-table, ensuite well-equipped bathroom. Beautiful garden with centennial trees, many flowers, vegetable garden, little vineyard! Great cooked breakfast, elegantly served. Great hospitality by Sharon and Noel, who welcome you by writing your name on a blackboard, offer wine and fruit in the evening and help with...

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Sharon R, Owner at Beaufort House Akaroa, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful comments Adriana, we enjoyed meeting you and Victorrio. So nice to have guests from Italy! We appreciated your recommendation for the property in Venice. Best wishes Noel & Sharon

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A delightful "posh" B&B that is much better than its website description. Our room was ready earlier than promised and proved to be stylish, roomy and comfortable with excellent en-suite facilities. Breakfast was a la carte with an excellent choice. The house is nicely situated with local restaurants a short walk awayand set in very pleasant gardens. A real treat...

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Sharon R, Owner at Beaufort House Akaroa, responded to this review

Thankyou Richard for your kind comments and so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us in Akaroa! Noel & Sharon

Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the most amazing room overlooking the gardens with a glimpse of the sea. Every single comfort had been carefully thought out from the feather pillows to the delicious biscuits served with tea in china cups. We enjoyed nibbles and wine in the living room with the other guests and the breakfast table had to be seen to be...

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Sharon R, Owner at Beaufort House Akaroa, responded to this review

Wonderful accolade from hospitality professionals who understand what is involved behind the scenes - thankyou Tom & Norma ! Best wishes Sharon & Noel

Godalming, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We had a "mini-moon" here after our wedding and had a lovely stay. The hosts were very welcoming and had excellent knowledge of the local area. They recommended dinner at Le Bistrot which was delicious. After the hectic build up to our wedding it was lovely just to have a relaxing few nights away and to be looked after by...

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Sharon R, Owner at Beaufort House Akaroa, responded to this review

Thank you Justin, so pleased we were able to provide the extra rest & relaxation needed ...during your stay at Beaufort House. Safe travels back to the UK! Best wishes Noel & Sharon

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Beaufort House Akaroa is a wonderful BB. the owners go out of the way to make all the guest welcome. They start the stay with drinks and nibbles. The breakfast in the morning is excellent. They have an excellent knowledge of their local area and what is good to see locally.

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Sharon R, Owner at Beaufort House Akaroa, responded to this review

Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at Beaufort House Akaroa .... Best wishes Sharon & Noel

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Treat yourself to a memorable experience in one of Akaroa’s gracious historic homes. A charming and romantic retreat nestled in a beautiful one acre garden and vineyard. Enjoy cosy open fires and gorgeous bedrooms. Join us for a glass of our estate wine in the evenings. Linger over our special cooked breakfasts. Tranquil, private and secluded yet just a short stroll to the village. Open all year round, multiple night rates and group bookings available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beaufort House Akaroa

Address: 42 Rue Grehan | Banks Peninsula, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand (Formerly Wilderness House)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
Price Range: ₹ 16,878 - ₹ 18,077 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Beaufort House Akaroa 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Loved the corner Fyfe room.”
 of 5 bubbles Kiwi Helene, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms were lovely. We stayed in the Fyffe room on the 1st Floor with a small view of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles MoyraF, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had the Walker room with our own bathroom across the hall. Oh! so luxurious and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles tomandnormafrancis, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Be prepared for the hot water to take a few minutes to arrive to the upstairs showers/basins, and for the hand basin faucets to occasionally make loud noises when they run.”
 of 5 bubbles 841shaunk, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Fyffe room gets the afternoon sun and has a good sized bathroom with a bath. It is also a great pick as it is a corner room. ”
 of 5 bubbles michellehE7104PB, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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