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Ajax, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We stayed here near the end of our New Zealand trip. It was a quintessential B&B experience with the host turning the average into a really fun stay. When we arrived early, it was no problem. When there was a minor issue with the refrigerator that needed attention it was managed in an enterprising way. When our GPS failed and...

1Thank Sanerine
Reviewed 28 February 2016

I can only endorse the friendly and enthusiastic welcome at this historic and authentically furnished property in Rotorua. We found our room rather like staying in a museum - full of authenticity but a little lacking in the home comforts of soft furniture, a TV, tea and coffee making facilities. These were all available in a shared lounge area but...

1Thank unitbus
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

John is a most enthusiastic, warm, charming and informative host. A great location within walking distance of the town centre and volcanic thermal park. He has created an exceptional b&b in a unique house in Rotorua, we were so lucky to have found him. We would highly recommend on all levels. Liz and Pete

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Both John our genial and very helpful host and the property have bags of character. The property is historic and listed. Our bedroom was a good size as was the en suite bathroom (bath & separate shower). Breakfast was continental with plenty of choice. John pointed us in the right direction for both restaurants and places to visit and he...

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Oude-Tonge, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 17 November 2015

This B&B is so very beautiful and Cosy. The rooms are very nice and stylish. We had the front room with a super large bathroom with an authentic bath and this room was FANTASTIC. John the host is great and the location is perfect!. Rate10+

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Amazing rooms, John is a great host and his place is really a must do! You will feel like a Queen in New zealand. Super clean andere afspraak good breakfast. Perfect spot . Every room Has her opnieuw interieur of luxory. Front right room Has a Bath.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Definitely stay here if you are going to Rotorua as a couple!!! John is an awesome, thoughtful, friendly and helpful host. Lovely clean and warm rooms. Beautiful gardens outside. Not far to restaurants and town. Highly recommend if you are a chilled out and relaxed couple!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015

My husband and I stayed here in September for 2 nights whilst travelling around New Zealand. When we arrived John was very welcoming and immediately made us feel at home. John was extremely helpful and advised us on places to visit and eat whilst in Rotorua. We followed his advise and had a fantastic time. We were booked into the...

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Bracknell, Berks
Reviewed 7 October 2015

From the moment we pulled up we knew we'd like Robertson House. We arrived on a motorcycle and John was already waiting outside, waving us into the secure garage where the bike stayed for the next couple of days. Robertson House is a charming and original colonial style house, built from timber with high ceilings and renovated by John to...

Thank mase_00_7
Storrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Robertson house in February.Our stay here was the most memorable from our trip due to the lovely room and the fantastic John who made our stay so great. John was so helpful in giving us advice on where to go, eat and talk to in the mornings. We got engaged whilst staying here and John played a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An historic house only 2 minutes drive from city centre built by one of Rotorua’s forefathers in 1905 renovated retaining its colonial charm our friendly host will be happy to assist with information and bookings for Rotorua attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Robertson House

Address: 70 Pererika Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $81 - $172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Robertson House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Every room is great!”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaR910, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Every room Has als different interieur button they are alle beautifull”
 of 5 bubbles patriciarQ3217IC, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the front Gold room. The spacious bathroom is beautifully lit with natural light.”
 of 5 bubbles Mark_Wyatt2, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All of the rooms are beautifully prepared. The double rooms are beautiful and spacious. One single room is small, but they were all very clean and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Sam_well888, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The Green room was large with its own veranda.”
 of 5 bubbles KKgatrell, 4 Feb 2014 | Read review
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