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Grafton Cottage and Chalets

4.0 of 5 304 Grafton Road, Thames 0800, 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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75 reviews 75 reviews
61 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located very near (driving wise) the town center, this venue have absolutely amazing view; room ( we were in the rose chalet) was more then adequately sized, and had all of the cooking facilities needed. Owners were very helpful. Would definitely recommend.

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again we have returned back to Grafton cottages, Alby and Rachael are great hosts and most welcoming, like going home. They have been working hard, renovating both inside and out. Breakfast has plenty of choices, we will be returning again. See you soon.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

The Room was small and cozy with a spectacular view of the Firth of Thames and the town. It was cool and raining when we arrived so, we enjoyed a hot cup of tea and the view. We had the best nights sleep so far. Wish we could have stayed another night.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This is the 4th time I have stayed here. It is so close to Auckland, but an amazing way to relax and get ready to face the "silly season". The owners go out of their way to fulfill your requirements. The views are unbelievable.

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here as an overnighter between Bay of Islands and exploring the Coromandel. Well set out chalets set high on the hills in Thames, provide a great view of the Hauraki Gulf and the town. Our hosts, Rachel and Alby were very friendly and helpful with directions and advice. On seeing us come back from the shops with a French... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Well appointed chalets, located high on a hill behind the town of Thames - hence stunning views of the Firth and lands beyond. Our hosts, Rachel and Alby, were warm, caring and helpful. We stayed 3 nights, exploring the Coromandel Peninsula. We have no hesitation in recommending the Grafton Chalets.

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We were warmly welcome by Rachel when we arrived in the evening. The view from the cottage is fantastic and the Gratton Cottages it self is amazing. We couldn't be happier to choose this as our first night in new zealand. Rachel is friendly enough to bring in toys for my kids. Even to date my kids still remember the... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

When we arrived at Grafton Cottages we were warmly greeted by Alby. Our room in the Camellia Chalet was well appointed and had views over the Firth of Thames. The narrow driveway up a steep incline was a bit of an issue for our too large hire car but once negotiated the parking at the cottages was fine. The Wifi... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Great view, great welcome,good breakfast good service. Well appointed chalets with good kitting out but without cooking facilities.Not that we wanted to cook.Nicely central for touring the peninsula. That good we stayed an extra night.

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We couldn't be happier in choosing Grafton cottage and chalets as our base in Thames. On arrival we got upgrade to a larger chalet and everything we needed was ready and waiting for us. The views from our chalet were great and the breakfast that is supplied was very nice. We even were a very tasty nightcap on our first... More

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Address: 304 Grafton Road, Thames 0800, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Grafton Cottage and Chalets 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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