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93 By the Sea

93 Buller St, New Plymouth, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Campbelltown, Australia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
21 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Lovely and homely appointed B&B in a very nice location in New Plymouth. Very close to the lovely coastal walk, and a short walk to town. The house was lovely and clean, and our hosts were very welcoming. Our room was charming and was quite spacious. We were fortunate on the second morning that we had beautiful weather and had... More 

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We recently stayed 4 nights at 93 By the Sea and highly recommend it. Pat and Bruce are great hosts, offering a warm welcome and making us feel very at home. We had the Gingko suite which includes your own living room and a huge bathroom, plus use of the laundry. We also had free rein in the downstairs kitchen... More 

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on the road
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We so enjoyed our stay with Pat and Bruce. They made us feel so welcome and gave us fantastic suggestions for our stay in New Plymouth - from dining to sight-seeing. The breakfast was delicious and the setting on the deck overlooking their garden and the sea could not have been more perfect! The location was excellent being a short... More 

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Wellington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

93 By The Sea is in a peaceful and tranquil setting just above the New Plymouth walkway. The location is fantastic, not only for a short walk to shops and CBD but also for coffees and tapas from a new French cafe closeby. We brought our Fish and Chips back to eat at the B&B then meandered down the walkway... More 

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Zierlich, Owner at 93 By the Sea, responded to this review

Tonight Fred (French Café ) is showing a NZ short film for everyone to view lazing on the lawn, maybe even looking out to sea whilst enjoying what promises to be one of those windless warm evenings. Last night it was beer and pizzas. can't believe we are so lucky More 

Lymington, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

This was a lovely B & B. Good accommodation, a great breakfast and Bruce a great host, unfortunately Pat was unwell. Easy access to the beach and a lovely walk along the sea to town. Would certainly recommend.

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Zierlich, Owner at 93 By the Sea, responded to this review

Thankyou. Bruce and I agreed that it was a pleasure to have you stay the night. We appreciated that you were so adaptable and that you enjoyed the seaside walkway. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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129 reviews 129 reviews
30 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

We stayed here for three days and it was excellent, the location is perfect with a view of the ocean and access to the Coastal Walkway and easy access to everything you want to do. Pat and Bruce are great hosts and are very easy to chat with and can advise on every thing to do in the area and... More 

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Zierlich, Owner at 93 By the Sea, responded to this review

You had it all. 1st day ,the rain, then that offshore wind that whisked great backwash plumes off the incoming surf. Wonderful sunsets, Then the last day the wind died down, the mountain with it's new snowfall appeared and stayed with you as you encircled our guardian. It was great to see you cook on the BBQ and thankyou Russell... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

We stayed at 93 by the Sea 26-28 April 2013 and couldn't have stayed in a better property. The location was great - perfect for walking the Coastal Walkway, walking into New Plymouth main shopping streets, and quiet! And the accommodation was just wonderful. We had the whole downstairs to ourselves, as we were 2 adults and 2 children, and... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013 via mobile

We spent 2 nights at Pat and Bruce's B&B in March. What a nice couple and a great establishment. Pat was right on with her restaurant recommendations. There are 2 rooms to rent, we had the larger of the two. Wow is the only way I can describe the rooms. There was a comfortable living room, a Hugh bathroom and... More 

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Zierlich, Owner at 93 By the Sea, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review. Since having started our B&B in 1998 I have come to appreciate that it's the guests. It is the guests that provide the vibrancy and inspiration that I so draw on and in your case re the evening dining options, again it was the guests who offered the recommendation. I so enjoyed your company and will... More 

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Having left accomodation to the last minute while booking for WOMAD , we were very pleased when we found a place to stay at 93 By the Sea. It was our first B&B experience and WOW! what a lovely experience it was. The room was spacious and we had our own lounge area with TV, a real beeeg bathroom with... More 

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Zierlich, Owner at 93 By the Sea, responded to this review

Wonderful guests make for wonderful company, it was a warm,wonderful Womad weekend More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

The 'rimu room' was all we wished for - comfortable bed, room to spread out, wi-fi, domestic atmosphere. As stated no view to speak of, though a glimpse of the sea. The ensuite is tight but cleverly designed - shower has good water pressure and ample sized basin. Pat is hospitable and a delight to talk with. Breakfast on the... More 

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Zierlich, Owner at 93 By the Sea, responded to this review

Thanks John and Janice for your very kind words. I also enjoyed our breakfast and time together. Good luck with your plans for the back or your section. As I write this, 4 of the Zak planes are putting on an aerobics display for our (it feels) personal entertainment. It also might have something to do with Womad that is... More 

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Address: 93 Buller St, New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
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