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Carlton Gore Bed and Breakfast

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   17 Carlton Gore Road | Roseneath, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Ranked #16 of 51 Wellington B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015
Douglas W Brackley, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brackley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Lovely House with spacious, very comfortable rooms and excellent hosts. As with most of Wellington you need strong knees to climb the hill. We cheated - Walked down & Taxi back ! Breakfast is extremely good and cooked for you by the Lady of the House. Onsite Parking is available. Self service laundry, Tea & Coffee available in the lounge... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Arrived in Wellington late on in the evening, (after we originally said) because of a big drive down from Rotorua and it was no problem at all. We were shown to our very spacious and clean room and were given some good advice regarding places to eat that evening and visit the following day. Wellington itself is a scenic 15... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Carlton Gore is the perfect guesthouse if you want proximity to the city without the noise and hustle. Set on a hill just above Oriental Parade, it has lovely views across the bay but is within walking distance of good restaurants, Te Papa Museum and other main attractions in Wellington. The rooms are comfortable but unpretentious and the hosts are... More 

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Great Plains
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161 reviews 161 reviews
53 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

This B & B has spacious rooms, very attractive with nice amenities. Host was pleasant and helpful. Easy to walk to the city from this location, but best part - the views! At night, the lights of the city sparkle outside your rooms and it was fabulous! Really an ideal location to see how pretty Wellington is. Breakfast was served... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This elegant house had a commanding position above the city but parking outside in the road wasn't always easy. The steep walk back up to the B&B from the harbour wasn't a problem for us and there is a bus (No 14) from the city which goes past the door. Our room was comfortable, but had no view and the... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here very much. Although our room was lovely and the bed really comfortable, the en suite was quite small. Janice was really helpful with a map and recommendations of places to eat. The only downside was that it was on a very steep hill and the restaurants about a 20 minute walk, but there were plenty... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

My daughters and I were so impressed with the wonderful warm feeling of 'home'. We loved the stylish feeling of our room and plush soft furnishings, so elegant, yet homely. The magnificent views of Wellington harbour, especially while eating breakfast are breath-taking. Thank you Janice for making every effort to ensure our comfort and your helping us plan our daily... More 

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

A bright, clean room with a small but adequate ensuite and sunny little patio leading off some patio doors. Plenty of tea and coffee supplied in the room as well as a much appreciated bottle of wine with two wine glasses. A comfortable bed and the quiet location ensured a good night's sleep. The room would have benefitted from a... More 

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169 reviews 169 reviews
56 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Large, beautiful house overlooking the bay with three guest rooms. Unfortunately we were in the smallest and it was quite small, lacking storage space (we were there four nights). It lacked an ensuite but had a private bathroom, though this necessitated creeping across a 'public' corridor throughout our stay. Also no coffee making facilities in this room.....had to go into... More 

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Formby, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

The property is very well presented, convenient for the city, offers free street parking and some rooms have views over the harbour but it is up a steep hill. Our hostess was pleasant but seemed to lack the warmth of all our other NZ hosts. Our room and facilities were OK with a small ensuite with a partial view of... More 

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Address: 17 Carlton Gore Road | Roseneath, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Carlton Gore Bed and Breakfast 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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