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La Quinta, California
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a wonderful time staying at the Garden View B&B. Beth and John are great hosts who made you feel right at home. The room we had was extremely well appointed with everything one could imagine to make the visit enjoyable. The room was very quiet and quite cozy. Breakfast was fantastic with canned fruits from their garden. John... More 

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Auckland
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36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I stayed at the Garden View Bed and Breakfast while on a 5-day business trip to Rolleston in late August 2016. It was my first stay in bed and breakfast style accommodation and it delivered way above any pre-held expectations. I booked a room with ensuite which was very generously sized and consisted of separate bedroom, bathroom (with huge bathtub... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We were driving up from invercargill to Auckland and have just been booking whatever we had come across at the end of the day and we definitely got lucky with this one! Beth and John are absolutely lovely, so friendly and knowledgeable, although our stop was short, we spent quite awhile talking about our lives and the things we've done.... More 

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Taumarunui, New Zealand
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

A wonderful homely stay with wonderful Hosts, Beth & John.Rooms really great, Breakfasts as to your order by John and so good. We even had a torch by our beds for night use.Beth packed a picnic basket for our days tour of Christchurch, wonderful. I would say 6 Star accommodation & treatment we fully recommend this B&B, Thank you Beth... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We absolutely loved staying at the Rolleston Garden View B&B. The hosts, Beth & John, treat you like family and take really good care of you. We were warmly welcomed with tea, coffee, cake and cookies. We enjoyed great conversation while learning about the area and what to see and do. They gave great recommendations. They let us do our... More 

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

Beth and John were very welcoming hosts, it started with a cup of tea and baking, and a great chat. They explained everything in the room, so I knew how to work the TV, wifi, etc. I had the Torlesse room, which has its own ensuite. It was very spacious, the shower was great and the bed comfortable (very comfy... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Luv the accommodation, luv the hosts, Beth and John. Great conversations!!! The accommodation was the best ever. The room was big and the bathroom was of high standard with a spa and very quiet. Great accommodation

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naples, fl
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64 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Your warmly welcomed at the door and invited for a cup tea or coffee with a biscuit. You are treated like family and Beth and John are a source of information on what to see in the area. Breakfast was fantastic with very enjoyable conversations with others guests and our hosts. Items from Johns garden are included so you are... More 

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Girona
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26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We booked the b & b to stay in after a wedding. There were six adults and one child. The hosts Beth and John were so kind and nothing was too much trouble for them. The rooms were lovely and very comfortable and the bathrooms were amazing. We all had a cooked breakfast in the morning which was great. I... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We were lucky to come to this B&B by chance. It comes highly recommended. Beth and John are sincere, thoughtful hosts who share their time with guests. Their breakfasts are awesome with Beth's homemade preserves of fruits grown on their property while John skilfully cooks a delicious light and very tasty breakfast. We stayed in the beautiful double room with... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
AA Spirit of Hospitality B&B Award finalist. Located just 10 minutes south of Christchurch and 20 minutes from Christchurch International Airport. Three guest rooms (one with en-suite), nearby restaurants, shopping centre and new Aquatic Centre. Garden View features free Broadband/WiFi access, buffet breakfast, off-street parking and award-winning gardens (1½ acres) uniquely landscaped in New Zealand native plants, roses, fruit-trees. Convenient, quiet and comfortable stopover as you arrive for your South Island tour and before you leave to return home. Well suited for business visits, wedding groups, honeymooners, family reunions, travellers and outdoor adventures including the Tranz-Alpine Train (2 mins) away), skiing, swimming, trekking, golfing, camping, hunting, fishing as well as many renowned wineries. Perfect too, for your romantic getaway or relaxing holiday. Rural environment convenient to Christchurch and Canterbury attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden View Bed and Breakfast

Address: 133 Lowes Road, Rolleston 7614, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Rolleston
Price Range: $123 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Garden View Bed and Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Spacious comfortable and secluded.”
 of 5 bubbles theateam33, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Great accommodation”
 of 5 bubbles janelle_rob, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had the ensuite room and thought we where staying in a suite at a high end hotel”
 of 5 bubbles bigboofer, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I was in the Kowhai Room and it had a fantastic view of the garden.”
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 of 5 bubbles Bakoyma, 2 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Try to get the ensuite option.”
 of 5 bubbles heckmondwike, 4 Mar 2013 | Read review
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