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The B & B on the Hill

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1and 1A Earnslaw Terrace, Queenstown 9300, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sheringham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sue made us most welcome in her lovely home with fantastic views over Quentown and Lake Wakatipu. This B & B is ideally situated away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Queenstown, but close enough to enjoy the hustle and bustle when required. Nothing was too much trouble for out particular needs. A memorable stay and certainly to be... More 

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suewilson65, Owner at The B & B on the Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review, I am so glad The B & B on the Hill was a good start for your Antipodean Extravaganza. I hope the rest of your holiday was a great success. More 

Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As we were in Queenstown for a few days we wanted accommodation that was close to the centre of town 2-3 mins drive or about 15-20 mins via lakeside walk or streets, had views, was self contained including full kitchen, laundry and separate living space, this ticked all these boxes. Only negative was that wifi was very weak. Sue the... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review, also for your comments regarding the wifi. I am hoping to improve the reception. More 

Oxford
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My 10 year old son and I stayed with Sue at the start of a 5 week adventure, travelling in New Zealand and beyond. (It was a year ago (March 2014), and we are feeling wistful that we are not there now!). It was a long journey from the UK, so it was lovely to arrive somewhere so calm and... More 

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suewilson65, Owner at The B & B on the Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review - a year on - I do remember you both, I am so glad your trip to new Zealand was successful and therefore so memorable. More 

Altrincham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lovely house has the most stunning views possible over the lake and towards Queenstown. Sue is a delightful hostess, the rooms are gorgeous, clean and with comfy beds and luxury shower rooms ensuite. The continental breakfast is delicious. The views mean that the house is uphill from Queenstown but only a short walk. Thoroughly recommended.

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Thank you for writing a review, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Broomfield, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened to visit Queenstown the same weekend the New Zealand Harley Davidson rally was going on (think Sturgis, but a smaller scale). In addition, the BMX championships were being held in town. Thankfully we had a reservation at the B&B on the Hill, as parking in town was non-existent and everything was overly busy. The B&B on the Hill... More 

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When guests take the time to write a review it is much appreciated, so thank you. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Dallas, Texas
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164 reviews 164 reviews
35 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in 12 different places on our vacation, and this place was in a tie for first for our favorite. It is secluded from the main part of town, yet close enough that you can walk if you want. The views are just incredible as it sits well above the lake and has a full panoramic vista. Sue was... More 

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Thank you very much for writing a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Canberra, Australia
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224 reviews 224 reviews
91 hotel reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the Lake View Room that has stunning views over Queenstown and its lake. There are also incredible views from the dining/lounge area. All the furnishings are quality and the beds are extremely comfortable. The bathroom has quality fittings with a walk-in shower. The water pressure in the shower is very good. The continental breakfasts were delicious – home... More 

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Thank you for writing a review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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214 reviews 214 reviews
40 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This house having been totally refurbished less than five years ago looks new. The interior is decorated in a classic good taste manner. The large living room is a pleasant place to have tea and relax watching the lake view, the golf course and the mountains which are superb. Our room, "The Lake Room" has the same privileged views. Its... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We really enjoyed staying with Sue!. The standard of the room we had was very high, ( we understand the house has been re worked in the last 4 years). Sue was very helpful and very welcoming. The view, whilst eating breakfast, was stunning!. We look forwards to being able to return next year!

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Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write a review, it is much appreciated. More 

Southport, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Great views from the lounge. Excellent breakfasts and Sue was a very helpful hostess. I was in the non lake view rom and if I go again would definitely opt for the room with the lake view. As well as the views it is not overlooked. I am a light sleeper and slept with my window open and was disturbed... More 

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suewilson65, Owner at The B & B on the Hill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a review, I have been very tardy in my response. I am sorry you were disturbed. Generally the cul de sac is quiet but occasional, as everywhere, there can be activities amongst the local residential community. Also recently there has been work in the road putting in faster broadband, this has now finished, I... More 

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