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B&B @ The Redwoods

4.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   3 Awatea Tce | Lynmore, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 48 Rotorua B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have recently returned from a 2 night stay at Redwoods B&B. We arrived unannounced but Vivien was happy to provide us with accommodation even though she had just returned from family vacation. The B&B is located in a quiet part of town and away from the "fragrances" that characterise much of Rotarua. The rooms are spacious, sunny and extremely... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in just the right place for access to the forest and lake attractions of Rotorua. Vivenne was an engaging and thoughtful host making our visit very easy and providing lots of useful information. An outstanding cook, our breakfasts were delightful with an impromptu discussion about blueberry pancakes producing the best I have eaten the next morning. With a winter... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place to stay in Rotorua in all aspects. Vivien is a great host, she was waiting for me at the bus station and helped a lot during my stay with lots of information, recommendations and tips on what to see around. She prepared home made cakes and coffee, just as a super Mom. The breakfast was really yummy, freshly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was really a nice place to stay, the rooms were very private with everything you could ask for. Great wifi and very cosy. The dining and lounge was well stocked with extras such as fruit and cake for snacks and the breakfast was comprehensive. The host Vivien was quickly able to gauge what we were interested in and steered... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Owners are lovely and provide some great advice on what to see and do. The rooms are very well laid out and warm (if you were to travel in winter). The breakfast is very tasty. I would definitely stay again on my next visit to Rotorua.

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Lovely welcome from Vivien, who made you feel at home immediately. We were welcomed with tea and homemade cake and lots of information on the area and places to visit. Breakfast was excellent and sharing with other guests made the visit more special, especially with visitors from another country.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Vivien and Peter were wonderful hosts who looked after me perfectly. Vivien collected me from the bus station, gave sound advice on how to achieve my aims in the short time I had available and, despite a busy life with family and activities in the town, still had time to spend in conversation with her guests and make delicious cakes.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

This was our first ever stay in a B&B and we had a very pleasant stay at B&B Redwoods, Rotorua. Vivien is a very welcoming host and made our family ( 2 adults and 2 young children) very much at home. Vivien was gracious to accommodate our last minute request for a vegetarian dinner for us which was delicious -... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

If we could have given 6 stars we would have. Vivien and Peter are kind, lovely and welcoming hosts. Vivien was most helpful in recommending activities and helping us book them. What a comfortable room and breakfast area. My daughter and I felt like we were staying with longtime friends. Thank you Vivien, Peter for making our stay memorable. We... More

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theredwoods, Owner at B&B @ The Redwoods, responded to this review

Hi David & Davina Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback, we are so glad to hear that you appreciated our hospitality and had enjoyed your time with us. I felt the same way as if I have known you both longtime ago while I was a university student in Waterloo. What a small world to meet you both... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Had wonderful stay here. Vivian greeted us with homemade cake and coffee on our arrival. Also provided us with maps and some suggestions on places to visit and restaurants. Was very helpful. Even provided us some discount coupons on some of the places we wanted to visit. Location is within walking distance of the Redwood Park and short driving distance... More

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Address: 3 Awatea Tce | Lynmore, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — B&B @ The Redwoods 4.5*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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Secluded yet Central. 2 luxurious ensuite guest rooms with private verandah and garden. Private entrance to guest only lounge,dining, indoor & outdoor living. City & lakes 5 mins, many attractions close by, next to Redwood Forest. Full Breakfast included, safe & free off-street car park, free Wifi, laundry facilities, no sulphur smell. 4 star NZ Qualmark rating and highly recommended by travellers in Tripadvisor. ... more   less 
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