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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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Nanjing, China
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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
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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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Kapaa
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
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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14 helpful votes 14 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 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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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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