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75 Queen Street, Westport, New Zealand
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Archer House
Ranked #4 of 16 Westport B&B and Inns
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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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English first
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

If you would like to try something different this is a great experience. Staying in a fabulous old cat 1 listed building. the stained glass is the most amazing I have ever seen. The only things not old are the ensuites which are new and up to date. The hosts are very attentive and happy to help in any way... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We were originally planing to stay one night only as part of our trip around the South Island. It's a charming historic house full of antiques from around the world. The rooms and bathrooms were excellent as was the continental breakfast that was provided. When we left after our stay the West Coast was battered by a severe storm which... More

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San Jose, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
53 hotel reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

This is an amazing house with a ton of character that has been turned into a comfortable bed and breakfast. Everywhere you look there are gorgeous carpets, woodwork, lighting, paintings, and stained glass. The gardens are just as beautiful. Hosts Jackie and Charles are really friendly and helpful, and happy to tell you about the house or help with travel... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

I found myself saying WOW a lot on our drive through the South Island in New Zealand because of the scenery but there is a WOW reserved for this B&B! I would go back just to stay at Archer House. It is stunning! The caretakers are so nice and professional, they really make you feel like the house is your... More

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Top Contributor
208 reviews 208 reviews
67 hotel reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

This is a B & B with a difference and definitely one for the slightly independent traveller. The house is owned by a fashion designer who uses it occasionally but in the meantime makes it available to travellers. The room we had was good, the bathroom excellent and in the evening we had a selection of rooms to relax in.... More

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Archerhouse, Manager at Archer House, responded to this review

Hi Lindsay, we fully appreciate the time you have taken to write a review for Archer House and that you enjoyed your time with us. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in New Zealand and arrived home safely and have lots of happy memories. Hope you are not being affected to badly with the weather in England at... More

Melbourne, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We found this place on line and ummed and ahhed about booking it. We are glade we chose it because it had the most amazing character to it. We had the whole place to our selves the fist night and had a good look around. What magical décor. We had different home made muffins that Jackie produced each morning and... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
36 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Arthur House is certainly different and very interesting. We stayed for one night before travelling over Lewis pass to meet up with friends. Jackie and Charles were excellent hosts providing a super breakfast and an insight to the history of the house. They manage the house on behalf of the owner and as we were the only guests staying, we... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 via mobile

Fabulous place to stay, fabulous hosts. Don't stay anywhere else! The rooms are so comfortable, the lounge rooms relaxing, and the breakfast sensational. Make sure you book ahead - even though we didn't.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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100 reviews 100 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

What a wonderful old villa...we were welcomed by Jackie and shown to our room...which was large and sunny ...with antique furniture and a modern en suite. She showed us round the house ... 2 lounges with a large tv in one and comfortable couches...and a kitchen which we could use and could help ourselves to a glass of wine. It... More

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Evesham, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

We stayed at Archer House for one night, this place is a real gem and we would definitely stay for longer if we come this way again. We had the red room, it has the largest ensuite shower room, but the other rooms are a bit more interesting and catch the light in the evening. The owner has a real... More

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Address: 75 Queen Street, Westport, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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