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wellington New Zealand
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Hosts Len and Maree Earl epitomized warmth and congeniality. Our stay was extremely comfortable, we had delicious cooked breakfasts and pre dinner drinks with the hosts and any other guests(optional) ,and were totally relaxed and rejuvenated after our stay (we stayed for 5 nights). The location is very central too but in a quiet street. Highly recommended!

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy to know you returned relaxed and rejuvenated. It is our goal to provide quality relaxing accommodation. Len and I feel we are so fortunate to enjoy the company and conversation of such interesting, wonderful people as yourselves. It was a pleasure hosting you.

Hope Island, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

One night stay with 2 kids (10 & 8). Fantastic! Accomodation and service was excellent and location is perfect. Short walk to the hot baths which was a fun experience for the family. Easy check in and check out and very helpful hosts.

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review. It was a pleasure hosting your lovely family. I hope you returned home with many happy memories and get the opportunity to have a longer stay in Hanmer Springs in the near future.

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Staying at Cheltenham House is homely luxury. Not the clinical show off type, but is the pamper deep sigh relax B&B that doesn't disappoint even with multiple visits. Gracious residence and hosts, Len and Mariee. Yummy breakfast choices all included. Only a couple of minutes walk to the hot pools, shops & dining in one direction and stunning walks in...

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Len and I always enjoy your company. We are so happy you had a relaxing weekend with us. Kind regards Maree

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Cheltenham House B & B is just perfect - lovely old home and wonderful hosts. We so loved our stay and will be back, the room was so lovely and the evening drinks in the billiards room to meet the other guests was fun. Breakfast in our room in the morning was such a treat and so delicious. Perfect in...

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

It is lovely to get your feedback, thanks you. We so enjoy meeting people and sharing our property. We do hope we meet again in the near future as you continue to enjoy your lovely lifestyle around NZ.

Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We are return guests .Perfect in every way. Would not consider any other property. Maree and Ken are perfect hosts nothing is a problem Quiet and relaxing experience.Always suggest this stopover for any of our visiting friends. Even have a resident rescue friendly cat that is always available for pats. Nice added bonus.

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It is always wonderful to see you both. We so enjoy your company. We feel privileged to be able to meet and share conversation with such great people from all over the world. Enjoy your stay in Christchurch.

Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The hosts are amazing, contacting us prior to arrival with the room prepared, personal recommendations on places to eat. The room was smart and good size. Breakfast is very good with a good choice. We decided to take part in the drinks in the evening and this provided a great opportunity to chat with hosts and fellow holidayers. Very close...

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you both. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and the interaction with our other guests. We feel very lucky to be able to meet and share time with such wonderful people. Thank you for taking time to write. I hope we meet again.

Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The room we had was very spacious, yet warm and cozy and beautifully refurbished. Just a very short stroll to the restaurants and pools it couldn't have been a better location yet it was quiet down a side street. Attention had been paid to every detail and we felt like royalty to have the most delicious breakfast delivered to our...

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Len and I feel so lucky to be able to meet and share our property with such wonderful people. Thank you for taking time to review us . We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to meeting again in the future.

Reviewed 15 July 2016

A much more pleasant way to enjoy a stay in Hanmer than a motel. Maree and Len are excellent hosts and have restored and maintained an original homestead to an excellent standard. Pre-dinner drinks sampling local Waipara wines and a traditional cooked breakfast were the icing on cake.We will be back!

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review. it was lovely to have you to stay and we are so happy you enjoyed your time here. We look forwqrd to seeing you again.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Cheltenham House is beautifully refurbished, the rooms are warm, spacious and very comfortable and Maree and Len are gracious and generous hosts. The Hanmer Springs thermal pools are just across the road and the property is within easy walking distance of restaurants, cafes and shops. Thank you both for a very enjoyable stay.

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. It is great to be able to walk rather than drive around our beautiful village. I hope we meet again. Kind regards Maree

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I had a wonderful stay here. They provide the most amazing breakfast options, delivered to your room, served and layed out elegantly. There was just too much food: my cooked breakfast of pancakes (8 of them!), as well as toast, jams, fruit, tea and anything else I could have wanted. The room was beautifully appointed and the high-end quality shmapoo,...

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Cheltenham_12, Owner at Cheltenham House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We set up "Cheltenham House" as we would enjoy it if we were the guests. We hope you feel pampered as it is important to have quality relaxation time as we often do not get quantity of relaxation time. I hope we meet again. Kind regards Maree

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a thoughtful mix of comfort, traditional elegance and warm NZ hospitality in one of the private suites in our gracious B&B or self contained accommodation, in our NEW, 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom Villa, built & furnished to 5 star criteria. Both are within 300metres or the Thermal Pools, restaurants, shops & forest walks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cheltenham House

Address: 13 Cheltenham Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: ₹ 10,652 - ₹ 13,428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cheltenham House 4.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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