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Aroden

2 Hilton Road | Lynmore, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Aroden
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Ranked #21 of 49 Rotorua B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015
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    5 of 5 stars
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Gold Coast Australia
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29 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Thank you so much Leonie & Paul, for being the perfect B&B hosts that you are. You truly made us feel totally at home, like visiting long lost relatives! Our room was perfect, and, of course, the breakfast was fantastic. The location of the property is great, within walking distance to the beautiful Redwood forest, and an easy 5 min... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Leonie and Paul have a nice and warm place. They made us feel comfortable from the very beginning. The location is excellent as it is quiet and 5 minutes driving from the city centre. The breakfast is amazing. Leonie offered us so many tasty options of warm dishes (i.e. pancakes, french toast, scrambled eggs, ...), pâtisserie, fruit, breads and muesli.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Leonie & Paul were very welcoming and proved to be great B&B hosts with a wealth of local information and tips. Leonie booked our Zip Wire trip for us and gave us easy directions. En suite bedroom was comfortable with a great shower. Breakfast served in a lovey conservatory and was varied in selection with the most choice of mix... More 

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Opotiki, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I only had one night here, but what welcoming hosts Leonie and Paul are - they make you feel right at home . Very comfortable quiet and peaceful accommodation. Sitting out on their deck in the evening with a beer, overlooking a lovely garden and then in the morning a great breakfast in the sun room - excellent. Peter from... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

An excellent and relaxing experience! We had some overseas friends with us who had very little experience of BnB's but they immediately felt at home and loved staying with Leonie and Paul.(we stayed 3 nights.) It also was fun with my French speaking friends being able to have a great conversation with Leonie, who speaks very good French. Breakfasts were... More 

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Värnamo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

Nice room. Nice and thoughtful host and hostess. You will imidiate fell at home. Good breakfast. Nearby is a forrest of redwoods with good walking opportunities. Walking distance to town centre with some nice pubs.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Leonie and Paul are a wonderful couple and host. Leonie is a great cook and baker who made delicious and healthy bread and muffin for our breakfast. Despite being full, we simply couldn't resist having another serving of her bake stuffs. She has also shared lots of information on Rotorua, like the town's best restaurant/cafe, secret places to visit that... More 

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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews 76 reviews
20 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

We made a last-minute switch to this B&B after looking at many, many options in and around Rotorua .. and we're super glad we did! We were a little concerned at first by how few people had reviewed Aroden, but please don't let that scare you away ... this is a wonderful place to stay! First, the hosts ... Paul... More 

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Leonie and Paul were perfect hosts. The house is beautiful and full of character. Set just on the edge of Rotorua in a quiet area - 30 min nice walk into town (see the free hot mud pits on the way!). Lovely garden, good breakfast. Nice bedroom with all facilities and large comfortable bed. On our second night Leonie took... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Stayed 2 nights, friendly, helpful hosts who gave us lots of advise on places to visit Located in a quiet area close to the red wood forest, very nice walk. 5 minute drive into Rotorua. Bed was very comfortable, and the breakfasts were excellent, lots of fruit,home made muesli,muffins and bacon and eggs if you wanted them Would recommend for... More 

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