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The Landing

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142 Thompson Street, Napier, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Belgium
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223 reviews 223 reviews
80 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The Bayview suite has a unique view over the whole bay and provides for all possible comfort. Jill and Allan are wonderful hosts, pointing out all areas of interest and great restaurnts nearby. Great breakfast.

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

My partner and I stayed at The Landing for one night in early March this year. We were in the lookout room with views over the ocean from the bed. Our room was very big and had all the things we needed (including a jar of home made cookies and a bottle of wine in the fridge). The B&B is... More 

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Stewarton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

First class bed and breakfast. Views amazing. We stayed here for one night on the 14th Feb. We received a warm welcome from Jill and Alan who made excellent hosts. Our room was very comfortable and Jill had red roses and a bottle of wine to celebrate this special day. A nice touch. They suggested good restaurants in Napier then... More 

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed here for one night to explore the Art Deco delights of Napier. Jill was the most welcoming and friendly host you could wish for making us feel very comfortable and going out of her way to make sure we had all the info we needed to maximise our short stay in the city. The landing... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Very comfortable rooms, one had a sweeping view of the Bay. Hosts were very welcoming, and provided a delicious home made breakfast. Walking distance to restaurants and cafes. The house would sleep two couples comfortably and has lock up garage

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Hamburg, Deutschland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The place itself is stunning enough. Great view from the hill. Modern building with Style. But what is best about The Landing are Jill and Alan who are great hosts and make you feel at home. Very open, relaxed and so welcoming. They will also provide you with great tips as of what to do and even make arrangements if... More 

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TheLanding, Owner at The Landing, responded to this review

Hello there thanks so much for the review. We are very glad you felt relaxed here with us -we enjoyed meeting you, and I loved seeing your photos. We enjoy having guests around, and do like being able to give some good local information. It makes the most of the time available to guests -there is always a lot to... More 

Perth, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Jill and Allan were great hosts with a house with excellent views of the Harbour. They were happy to recommend places to see and restaurants to eat which made a short stay much easier. Staying there was a highlight of our holiday to Napier. Would gladly stay there again on our next trip to NZ. I hope Jill has taken... More 

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TheLanding, Owner at The Landing, responded to this review

Hi Steve and Ruth. Good to hear from you -thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed your time here in Napier -for foodies Hawkes Bay is a great destination. We haven't been to Pacifica yet (still on the list) but I have been recommending it to guests on your feedback, so others have also enjoyed it. Hope you had room... More 

Paris, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

Jill and Allan are the most welcoming hosts ever! Nothing is too much trouble, we were even offered lifts into town each night. The rooms are lovely and thoughtfully prepared, including home made cookies and a very nice bottle of wine. Breakfast was delicious and the location is stunning! It really was super comfortable and very much home from home.... More 

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TheLanding, Owner at The Landing, responded to this review

Hello there -thank you for the lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your stay here despite the crazy weather. -your timing for your trek was great though. Thanks for the photos. Lets hope we get a warm summer -it is still very cool for December, so perhaps just a late start! Hope you have a great Christmas, and all the best... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Jill and Allan certainly know how to please guests. Great location, clean, bright, comfortable. Their attention to detail is spot on. Breakfasts are fresh and delicious with Jill's home-made preserves a highlight. Their approach is warm and welcoming but not overbearing. It's friendly and relaxed. Highly recommend this place.

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TheLanding, Owner at The Landing, responded to this review

Hello Lesley, Thanks so much for the review. We always enjoy meeting our New Zealand guests -and enjoyed the chats. Glad you enjoyed your stay -have a happy Christmas, and great New Year. Best regards Jill and Allan More 

Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Jill and Allan were amazing hosts. The Landing was a gorgeous space, the room was amazing, breakfast was great, but the true highlight of our stay was Jill and Allan's hospitality. We booked this trip thousands of miles away for our honeymoon, and as we were very consumed with wedding planning, did not have a lot of time to plan... More 

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TheLanding, Owner at The Landing, responded to this review

Hello Jessica How kind -thanks for such a great review. We enjoyed having you both stay. It is always exciting to have guests here on special occasions -and you had both honeymoon and birthday! We like to help guests make the most of their time here in Hawkes Bay -and you certainly did. Allan grew up in Napier, and we... More 

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