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Airlie House

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161 Powderham Street, New Plymouth 4601, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We recently had the pleasure of staying here. We stayed in the Studio apartment and the Garden Room as we were a group of 3. Both rooms were wonderful. Gabrielle is the most lovely host and the house itself is beautiful. No small detail was overlooked. Beds were comfortable, heaters were turned on in our rooms for arrival, there were... More 

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Warkworth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Travelling to New Plymouth on a monthly basis for work, Airlie House was ALWAYS my accommodation choice. When booking accommodation I look to stay somewhere 'special' and more 'boutique' in style - this lovely bed and breakfast certainly has all the charm and comfort. Gabrielle is a fantastic host, and provides a home from home service, delicious breakfasts and clean,... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

My third stay here and it will continue to be my choice when visiting Taranaki. Once again I stayed in the Garden Room with its separate bathroom, heated floor tiles and wonderful toiletries. I really enjoy the little extras Gabrielle provides, such as home made cookies and mini chocolate bars and now there is also a guest fridge in the... More 

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Palm Cove, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

I recently had the great pleasure of staying two nights in this wonderful B & B - mere words can not describe how beautiful this place is! The very lovely owner Gabrielle picked me up from the bus stop in the city and also took me back there when I left, which was very much appreciated. My gorgeous room was... More 

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Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

One of our favorite B & B's. Gabrielle made us feel so welcome and was a wonderful hostess. The room was spacious and very comfortable. The breakfast was delicious and we were offered a hot breakfast in addition to the standard continental. Great location as we walked into town each night for dinner. We would definitely come back and stay... More 

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Cootamundra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Absolutely wonderful experience. The rooms are beautiful, Gabrielle our host is warm and friendly, the breakfast lovely, and only a 5 minute walk to the centre of town. Highly recommended!! Thanks Gabrielle.

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Bath
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stayed at Airlie house for just one night whilst on our travels through New Zealand. What a find. Such a lovely house and a gorgeous room with a wonderful bathroom. We enjoyed an extremely comfortable night followed by a delicious breakfast the next morning. Gabrielle is a charming host who immediately made us feel at home. The location is... More 

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Rangiora, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Absolutely fantastic. We have been staying here for 9 years and would not stay anywhere else in New Plymouth. The accommodation is beautiful with lovely extra touches like nice toiletries and delicious home baking. There is a great guest living area and TV room and a lovely verandah to relax on in the evening. Breakfast is awesome. Location is excellent... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This place is unique. Classic, extremely clean, a divine breakfast and all a stones throw from the city. Gabrielle is the perfect hostess, provides everything you will need and still gives you your privacy. You will never want to get out of the bath but when you do there are heated floor tiles to greet you! You won't find better... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed at Airlie House for 1 night and it was the best B & B we have been to. The rooms were spacious - we had a room equiped with kitchen facilities upstairs, and the living areas were excellent. Beautiful house, and garden, and Gabrielle was a great hostess. The house is central to everything and we would have... More 

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