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Holly Homestead B&B

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2014

The house is stunning - a time warp back to the 20s/30s with fabulous rooms and bathroom to match. We had a large free standing style bath it looked wonderful and matched the looks of the room, everyone was so friendly and so helpful I would highly recommend this hotel.

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Weston, Vermont
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We enjoyed a one night stay at this wonderful accommodation, which is perfectly situated to tour the glaciers. Our host, Bernie, was incredibly helpful with our plans and reservations, and we regret that we only had one night to stay.

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Thank Richard S
NY, NY
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We stayed two nights in the gorgeous suite with awesome views. Bernie and Gerard, the owner,s maintain an immaculate home and B&B. They are full of hospitality, helpful hints, and delicious breakfasts and cocktail hours.

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1Thank proflier
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2014

Bertie and Gerard exude hospitality from every pore. From breakfast through to recommendations through to a glass of port at night, they are always waiting The house is charming. We opted for the suite and were not disappointed. A sitting area comes complete with fridge, cutlery and plates along with coffee/tea making facilities and TV. There is a bathroom with...

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1Thank SueKot
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2014

We stayed here for one day during our honeymoon. The B&B is luxurious and pleasant with a countryside charm. The owners were extremely friendly and welcoming, giving us plenty of advice and a welcoming drink. The cooked breakfast in the morning was just the right thing we needed to help us set out again on our journey. Because the place...

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Thank Sam S
Cheshire
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Very well situated on outskirts of Franz Josef. We were greeted by our hostess, shown to our lovely bedroom and invited to enjoy tea and homemade biscuits in the lounge. After dinner we enjoyed a glass of complimentary port in the homely lounge with our fellow guests. Good breakfast again shared with the other guests. We enjoyed the conversation with...

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1Thank kmunro28
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2014

When we arrived at Holly Homestead B&B, Bernie (the owner) was very welcoming. On the way to the room she informed us that she upgraded us to the suite. While the first impression of house and owner was really good, this made us very happy! The rooms were beautifully decorated with great attention to detail, which gave them a personal...

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1Thank MarteDie
Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We loved our two-day stay at Holly Homestead. The place is absolutely beautiful with large well furnished rooms and modern bathroom facilities. You must take notice of the magnificent wood throughout the house, walls, ceilings, doors, etc., and the many furnishing that appear to be made of the same beautiful wood. You will likely be met by Bernie who will...

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1Thank Kent-Debbie E
Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Holly Homestead is a beautiful old home full of character and history. The smell of baking bread greeted me at the door, along with Bernie, who was a wonderful host who really went the extra mile to ensure that my stay was a pleasant one. She was very informative and made sure I didn't miss the "must sees" in the...

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2014

After an unexpected trip to Franz Joseff on the way back to Christchurch, we were fortunate enough to stay for one night, (wish it could have been more). The accommodation is immaculate and clean and the hospitality wonderful. It was pouring with rain when we arrived and our wonderful hosts offered us a lovely hot drink and homemade biscuits while...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique B&B : This colonial homestead whispers history. Originally constructed from beautiful native timber in 1926, now tenderly refurbished staying true to the Arts & Crafts style of architecture. Start your day early with a panoramic view of the Franz Josef neve from the breakfast table. Go exploring at your own pace and come home to a glacial sunset, a glass of port in the guest lounge and a welcoming bed. Age restriction: children 12+ welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holly Homestead B&B

Address: 2900 Franz Josef Highway, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: ₹ 10,441 - ₹ 16,841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Holly Homestead B&B 4.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All the rooms are great!”
G3779LZpauld, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The deluxe suite”
DJFLondon, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Nice view of the mountain and of the garden but it rains a lot and you may be unable to see it.”
nelylee, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 had great views of the snow capped mountains.”
900deniset, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not a bad room in the house”
McTravelSFO, 27 May 2016 | Read review
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