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    Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

    17 Waitomo Caves Road | Rd 7, Otorohanga 3977, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 1259
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    • Very good24%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible9%
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    1 - 5 of 119 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A comfortable home-style bed and breakfast, We felt welcomed from the start and ended up feeling like family. The breakfast was fabulous and if you are an animal lover it's impossible to leave. Excellent location close to multiple attractions.More

    Thank Linda G
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for your review - heart-warming and gracious! A Haven for "animal-lovers" is who we are......the Munchkin Cat & Kitten Combo brings such delight...there is not many places you can have a little munchkin jump onto your shoulder and give you a "welcome smooch"!!...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

    The hosts- Ann & Ross- were friendly and welcoming. Our 4-bed, chalet-style accommodation was simple but very comfortable. We had a kitchenette with a microwave, toaster as well as portable electric oven. There were heaters and electric blankets provided for our use, even in summer;...More

    Thank SLNeoh
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

    So happy you went away with unique "memories forever"!

    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights with a young family. Ann was lovely and very welcoming. She went out of her way to help us out. My daughter has a phobia of animals... all animals, which we were aware of before booking our accommodation. We were...More

    Thank MissBooTravels
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 6 September 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review. It gave me a lot of pleasure to see your daughter enjoying riding the horse so much. Every little step is a big step for her in this direction. Only once I can remember in 18 years has a...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

    I chose Waitomo Big Bird B&B because being tall compared to my Dad, he used to call me Big Bird, I took this as a good omen. My partner and I come from Queensland and had been Black Water Rafting so we were cold on...More

    1  Thank Carol S
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review. Loved having you stay also - it brings fulfillment to add value to guests stay!

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    We stayed with Ann and Ross for a few nights in one of the B&B rooms. It was a marvellous stay - good old fashioned Kiwi hospitality. It is an older place with decor to match, but clean, warm and homely. Continental breakfast was a...More

    Thank bethinbritain
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review - "Come as Guests, Leave as Friends" is our hope!! Love giving "little people" an experience that is memorable!

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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • 6
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    Room Tips
    "Animals lovers rejoice, take the morning animal tour."
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    "Great for kids"
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    "There are "cottages" which give you more privacy, have kitchens, etc. But we liked being closer in..."
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    "We had the 'backpacker room' with two twin beds. The room was small but comfy."
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