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Abode de Fleur

1194 Scenic Drive North, Swanson, New Zealand
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Abode de Fleur
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tokoroa, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

Abode de Fleur is located in a gorgeous peaceful spot out of the city, surrounded by Native forest. Janice and John were the most giving and warm welcoming hosts who immediately made us feel at home and welcome. We were never hungry with Janice and John in the kitchen going above and beyond the call of duty keeping us stocked... More

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Cambridge, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Abode de Fleur is a lovely B&B set out of Auckland amongst beautiful bush and close to beaches such as Piha and Bethals. My husband and I stayed there with our 6 week old daughter in order to attend a friends wedding close by. Janice and John were the perfect hosts and had beautiful pikelets for us on arrival. The... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

Set in a scenic drive outside of auckland, close to the beautiful Piha beach and yet not too far from the city, this b&b is a must-visit for those wanting a homely experience when staying on the north island. Janice and John go out of their way to make guests feel special and looked after,and the scrumptious breakfasts are unbeatable,... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2011

What a fantastic weekend we spend at Abode de Fleur! Janice and John were amazing hosts and made us feel very welcome. We stayed in the large room which had a balcony attached and HUGE bathroom with a large bathtub and shower. We were off to a wedding just down the road at Cassels. Jancie was amazing and came and... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2011

Set in quiet bush, off the beaten track, Abode de Fleur is owned and managed by a delightful couple, Jan & John Reece who really put customer service at the top of the list. Home-made baking (including beside the bed with tea and coffee) and a fine breakfast complimented the charmingly furnished bedroom, decorated in Victorian cottage style. The weather... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2011

Character filled B&B decorated with antique furniture including large ensuite bathroom complete with huge roll-top cast iron bath (and shower). Views of native bush from bathroom and bedroom. Access to balcony to soak -up tranquil, peaceful location. Incredible, friendly service too - John and Janice really couldn't do enough for us and went that extra mile at every opportunity. Thanks... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2010

We were delighted by the package that John and Reece offered at a reasonable price. Great accomodatiom,very friendly, we felt spoilt in this character filled accommodation set in pristine New Zealand bush.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2010

We have just stayed one night at Abode de Fleur after attending a wedding just down the road at Cassells, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay! John and Janice were wonderful, helpful and very welcoming to us, and our stay was full of personal touches - fresh flowers in the room, home-made baking, even picking us up from the wedding,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2008

We stayed overnight at abode de Fleur bed and breakfast, when we were attending a wedding just up the road at Cassels. Janice and John the hosts are great- very friendly and helpful, even offering to transport us to and from the wedding if we wanted to drink. The room transports you back in time, with antique lace above the... More

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Address: 1194 Scenic Drive North, Swanson, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Swanson

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