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The Green House on the Hill B&B

18b Milton Road | Bluff Hill, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at The Green House on the Hill. The continental breakfast had an assortment of cereals, jams & spreads, bread, plus fruit salad, yoghurt, tea, coffee. The home baked muffins were absolutely delicious! The accommodation was pleasant & clean. Beds were comfy, shower & toilets were sparkling clean. The were facilities for laundry which we were welcome... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for writing this review, and so quickly! We enjoyed meeting you all and I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, we certainly turned on the weather, didn't we! I do hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday. More 

Hampshire England
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67 reviews 67 reviews
47 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the ensuite room which was very comfortable, spacious and clean. There is no view from this room but a good view from the breakfast deck. Nice touch was the guest comment book with guests recommendations for things to do and dinner spots. Breakfast is taken on a deck overlooking the town and sea. We had... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am SO sorry that you didn't get your fair share of the fruit and baking on your second morning. I would willingly have replenished the table if had been made aware, I can only apologise. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed Napier, it is a special place to... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were fortunate to find a home away from home--we live in the Washington DC area of the States--during our visit to New Zealand in August, 2014. Recommended by friends in Auckland, we knew we would have only a weekend in Napier, a city about which we had heard a good deal, but knew little. As part... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thank you! I'm so pleased we, and Napier, met your expectations. Best wishes for 2015. More 

Auckland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at the Green house, lovely comfortable beds, peace and quiet and justs ten mins stroll from the CBD. The hosts Ruth and Jerry are fabulous, gorgeous breakfast with home made preserves and the best ever date and orange muffins. Little touches include fluffy bedrobes and a book swap, an option for Earl Grey tea in... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thanks!! It was good to meet you both, thoroughly enjoyed our chat and we'd love to see you again before too long. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Love this place so much I had my third stay at The Green House on the Hill. Ruth and Jerry as always made me feel very welcome with their warm cheerful ways. The accommodation is very neat and clean and there is a delightful view from the deck area - I love it when Ruth puts the breakfast out there... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review! It's always great when guests return and become friends. Hope to see you again before too long. More 

Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

We recently had the pleasure of staying at this B&B and loved it. Everything you could possibly need is provided, and Eco friendly. Our Accommodation included a lounge area as well as bedroom, and was extremely well presented, with a welcome afternoon tea. Ruth was extremely hospitable, looked after our washing, gave us all the information needed to enjoy the... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! So pleased you enjoyed Napier and The Green House, despite the weather!! Perhaps we'll see you again one day? More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We love the place so much! Napier is such a small town, you can easily take a walk from the place to the main streets(5 min) and to the seaside(less than15min to i-site) . The recommendations and travelling tips from the host and other travelers were very helpful, nearly as tripadvisor level I must say! The rooms were very comfy... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thank you! It was fun having the 3 of you to stay, we really enjoyed meeting you. So pleased that you enjoyed Napier and The Green House on the Hill, despite the not so good weather!! More 

Canberra, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I stayed there end of May 2014. Ruth took me to and from the airport and made me feel at home there. The self-contained accommodation has all one needs; has also a Hot Tips book for guests to contribute to, eg details of other excellent b and bs further afield. ( I added the guided art deco tour of Napier... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, much appreciated. More 

Grand Pre, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We felt welcome from the moment we drove into the driveway. greeted us with a welcome sign in the front of the house and her hospitality never faded. Our room was comfortable and quiet. This house has a unique location on a beautiful lane. The view from upstairs makes you feel as though you are in a tree house. Napier... More 

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ruthzmail, Owner at The Green House on the Hill B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you great review, so pleased to hear you enjoyed staying with us! More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Having been recommended to me by friends, The Green House on the Hill fulfilled my expectations. Ruth was only too happy to collect me from and drop my case to the bus station and included a quick tour of the town when I arrived. A lovely room in a lovely location with everything you could need. Breakfast was delicious and... More 

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Thanks for your review, so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We'd love to see you here again one day. More 

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Address: 18b Milton Road | Bluff Hill, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
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