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Alexandria, VA
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Reviewed 26 November 2012 via mobile

I stayed one night and was very pleased. The garden is gorgeous. I enjoyed the spa and a delicious omelette! Thanks for the rides from the bus stop and to the airport. The garden room and bathroom are super spacious.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 25 November 2012

Denis and Pam were excellent hosts during our stay. They really make us feel like home with their warm personalities. They were accommodating, and ready to assist us in many ways, for example fetching us to and from the airport, helping us book restaurants. Pam and Denis breakfast were excellent! The rooms were very well maintained as well. Thumbs up!... More 

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Union, Missouri
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Reviewed 17 November 2012

I stayed with Pam and Dennis 3 days at the end of my vacation in New Zealand and it was a great finish. I had the attic room and just loved it. The bed was comfortable, the bathroom even had heated floors! The garden was beautiful and there was a hot tub avallable. Pam and Dennis made me feel at... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 November 2012

We stayed just one night but were totally impressed with the friendliness of Pam and Dennis, the quality of both the accommodation and, more particularly, Dennis's biscuits served with a cup of tea on arrival. Everything was perfect.

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Reviewed 12 November 2012

We stayed at the Lilac Rose for two nights at the end of our eight week journey through Australia and New Zealand. High standard accommodation - we stayed in the Garden Room, which as its name suggests has french doors leading to the garden. Private bathroom is separate, but immediately next door to bedroom. Bedroom and bathroom are well equipped.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 November 2012

The couple running it is so warm and helpful. They make you an alla carte breakfast in their supper cute kitchen annex dining / living room. They even had a soy milk for us which is handy as we are both lactose allergic. The room was pretty, cozy; the bathroom is equipped with all you might need and want, including... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 5 November 2012

We spent in total three nights at Lilac and it was the perfect kick-off into our vacation. Denis surprised us with his generous offer to pick-us up and drop us from/to the airport. The B&B is conveniently located with only a 10 minute drive to the airport and a 10 minute bus drive to the city of Christchurch. Pam and... More 

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Te Anau
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2012

Pick up and drop off to the airport was unexpected but so very helpful. Proximity to shopping and bus routes is perfect. (The city is only $3 away.) Pam and Denis' home is delightful and their hospitality is naturally forthcoming. Thank you.

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Kapolei
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Reviewed 31 October 2012

My husband and I stayed at the Lilac Rose Bed & Breakfast with our two friends on vacation this past August. The house is really beautiful with lots of character and very well maintained. We enjoyed just admiring the trim, décor, and ambience that this historic home offered. We had a room downstairs with a private bathroom. The beds were... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 October 2012

This house and its magnificent garden are gorgeous and Pam and Dennis are great hosts. Dennis's breakfast was the equivalent of a fancy cafe breakfast. We drew the short straw of the tiny upstairs attic room without a private bathroom but it was still nice despite hitting our heads and shoulders on the ceiling several times(!)...and the bed was great,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Are you looking for stunning bed and breakfast accommodation in Christchurch, New Zealand? The Lilac Rose is a charming 100 year old villa that has been completely restored to offer luxury bed and breakfast accommodation. We are conveniently located 7 minutes from both Christchurch airport and the city centre. As a guest at the Lilac Rose you can enjoy generous hospitality and spacious rooms with stylish decor, antiques and fresh flowers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lilac Rose Boutique Bed and Breakfast

Address: 172 Blighs Road | Strowan, Christchurch 8052, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $157 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lilac Rose Boutique Bed and Breakfast 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The garden room is a good sized double with bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles pink36, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The Mulberry room has an ensuite bathroom where as the other rooms have a bathroom outside of the bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles mackenzieb981, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“As long as you can negotiate stairs the attic room with adjoining bathroom and king-sized bed is ideal. The room has a delightful south-facing view over the surrounding gardens in this very attractive suburb with the hills in the distance. There's a refreshing breeze and it is very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles CeciliaWest, 21 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The garden room”
 of 5 bubbles Pullit2013, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The Mulberry room ensuite had the claw-foot bath if you love a soak.”
 of 5 bubbles moyar2015, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
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