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Grafton Cottage and Chalets

4.0 of 5 304 Grafton Road, Thames 0800, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the best B&Bs we've been to. View was amazing, rooms were very nice and to a great standard. We wish we were able to spend more time here. Would recommend anyone to stay here. Very relaxing!!! Would defiantly stay here again! A great escape in the hill side.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

this is a quirky little place perched above thames. It consists of a number of chalets and rooms in a garden setting connected by twisting wooden walkways and decking (kids will love it). The hosts were very friendly and helpful taking our luggage to our room and bringing breakfast in the morning. It was very nice to have breakfast included... More 

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Nanjing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The cottages have a fantastic view over Thames and we enjoyed some glorious sunsets. The cottage was just big enough for the four of us, but there is a lovely outside area to enjoy too. Breakfast was great and delivered to the cottage. Thames town is just a few minutes down the hill by car and this is a excellent... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first hotel we stayed in after travelling for 36+ hours. We were truly exhausted to say the least, and we arrived quite late. Nevertheless the owner greeted us with a warm smile, offered us hot beverages, carried our suitcase into our chalet, and bid us goodnight. The chalet itself had a very warm and comfortable feel to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast in bed is one of the few amenities you can enjoy at this location. Your ordered food is delivered to your room with a smile and the view was to die for. Could not believe what we were able to look at from our room. The room we had was small, but we chose it for the view and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolute amazing service from alby and rach. Great view from a high hill, pool and bbq area overlooking Thames. Perfect for a couple, small or large groups. Easy way to relax, loved it! Will definitely come back here, best way to enjoy Thames.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

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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19 helpful votes 19 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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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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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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