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Villa Heights Bed and Breakfast

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333 Upland Road, New Plymouth 4372, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Villa Heights is located in quiet countryside 15 Km from central New Plymouth with picturesque views of Mount Taranaki – cloud permitting! John provided the fascinating history of the house which was moved to its current location as three separate loads and then extended to provide generous and high quality guest accommodation and facilities. We were welcomed with tea and... More 

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Dewsbury, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We arrived at Villa Heights after a 3 hour drive in torrential rain, and the warm greeting from Rosemary and John was very welcome, as was the tea and home-made cake which soon appeared. The accommodation is beautiful-a Victorian villa with all mod cons. Our room was Egremont, and was spacious and comfortable with little extras like bathrobes and a... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This truly was a home from home. We were welcomed by John and Rosemary with tea and homemade cake. We had the valley room with a wonderful view over farmland. It was great to sit in bed and watch the sun rise. The house is very well appointed with large gardens. The position is very peaceful and well away from... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

A beautiful house in a lovely setting with the most friendly and welcoming hosts. What more could you ask for? It was such a pleasure to spend time with Rosemary, John and of course Daisy. Excellent breakfasts and home made scones - delicious! A very well appointed room with en suite facilities and an amazing view of Mt Taranaki. thank... More 

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Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This bed and breakfast was set in an idyllic peaceful country side location. The views were to die for and the view of Mt. Taranaki was great. Rosemary and John the owners were so friendly and welcoming , the accommodation was too a high standard and very comfortable and the breakfast choice was great. It was wonderful to chat to... More 

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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We have just stayed with Rosemary, John and Daisy (their gorgeous dog) for 4 days. We had the Valley room which was lovely with a well appointed en suite. Nothing was too much trouble for either of them and they are excellent hosts. Rosemary is a fantastic cook and we much appreciated the slices of Christmas cake left in our... More 

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Waihi, null, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We stayed two nights and found it just perfect. Soft comfy bed and warm cozy room. Own bathroom, full cooked breakfast - really couldn't find better care and service anywhere else. In fact, its actually better than home!! John & Rosemary are wonderful and welcoming. Friendly and relaxing. I'd love to recommend to all my friends but they might just... More 

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Kelvedon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Spent two nights at this very comfortable accommodation with a well appointed room as part of our tour of North Island. The early 20th Century house is maintained to a very high standard. Rosemary and John were excellent hosts and ready to share their local knowledge that enabled us to make the most of our short stay in the Taranaki... More 

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Kent, England
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We stayed with Rosemary and John whilst in New Zealand and thought the level of accommodation and hospitality the best we experienced. View in the morning was an added bonus to the wonderful garden. Nothing was too much trouble.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Just returned from a wonderful two nights in this beautiful villa. We were welcomed with hot scones and jam and cream yummy. The room was warm spacious and had a stunning view of Mount Taranaki. The gardens are beautiful I don't know how John and Rosemary manage it all. We will definitely be back.

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