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St Arnaud House B&B

4 Holland Street | Cnr Bridge St, Holland St & Lake Rd, PO Box 88, Saint Arnaud 7056, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Happy light-filled house Under dark beech canopy Bellbirds, tui sing Russell farmed down south Margery cooked - very well Still does; Russell helps Two friendly tan cats Ruby, the dog, has her say Logs burning, glowing Evening brings peace Outside crisp and starry sky Two great hosts inside Apologies if I have breached the rules of haiku writing RY 3... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed 2 x nights with our fantastic hosts who were very helpful and made sure we knew everything we needed to know about what to enjoy in St Arnaud. Cooked breakfast was outstanding and room comfortable. A great bed and breakfast destination in a beautiful part of our country.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We stayed here on the second night of our ten day road trip across the South Island. Russell and Margery welcomed us into their home and were very knowledgeable about both the local area and the rest of the South Island. Our Room was spacious and clean, and St Arnaud House is a short walk from the local cafe and... More

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Thun, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We were warmly welcomed and enjoyed our 4 nights in Saint Arnaud House very much. Margery and Russell are very good hosts and we immediately felt at home. Breakfast and dinner were very tasty and plentiful. We 've also got tips for trips and walks in the area. We enjoyed our stay at Saint Arnaud House and we highly recommend... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

St Arnaud house was our first experience of a New Zealand B&B and it certainly set a high standard. The room was luxurious and comfortable, but what I most remember is the food - from tea with homemade cakes and fudge on arrival, a dinner to rival a high quality restaurant, and a huge breakfast. Margery is an excellent cook.... More

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Daphne, Alabama
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38 hotel reviews
240 helpful votes 240 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Margery and Russell were delightful hosts. They are very warm and welcoming, very willing and able to help with questions, suggestions, directions, etc. Their dog Ruby is the dearest gem and even the cats will come snuggle with you in the living room; they seem to especially prefer men guests. Margery's breakfasts are tremendous...stuff yourself and skip lunch. Delicious! We... More

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Golden, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Jeannie and I stayed in the upstairs room, which was quiet, lots of room, well ventilated, nice views, comfy bed... What a fine experience we had visiting for three nights with Russ and Margery at the St. Arnaud House B&B: - Yummy breakfasts and dinners, with great company - A living room table that was just right for my computer... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

As soon as we arrived at St Arnaud House homestay B&B and were welcomed by Russell with a cup of tea and homemade biscuits (our choice - he did offer us a real drink!) we were made to feel as if we were family friends rather than paying guests. Russell and Margery's hospitality is peerless, with friendly conversation, great local... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We visited St Arnaud knowing little about the place. It is a beautiful spot, great for walkers. We stayed one night at St Arnaud House B&B and I can honestly say it was great. Margery and Russell are really nice and full of great conversation and hospitality. Their place is set amongst beautiful NZ bush and hundreds of birds. I... More

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Timsbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We stayed at some lovely B&B's during our 3 weeks in NZ but we just had to vote Margery and Russell as the best. We felt so at home and woke up to the smell of Margery's delicious home made muffins every morning. The breakfasts were superb as were the evening meals we had with them too. The room was... More

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Address: 4 Holland Street | Cnr Bridge St, Holland St & Lake Rd, PO Box 88, Saint Arnaud 7056, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Saint Arnaud
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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