We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
You added La Bella to your Saves list
7 Somme Parade | Central City, Wanganui 4500, New Zealand
Hotel amenities
La Bella
Ranked #4 of 7 Wanganui B&B and Inns
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Wanganui
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

3 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

We made a booking by phone well in advance, confirmed by phone a week before, but on arrival, the gates were locked, and there was no reply to phone calls. Maybe some emergency had occurred. If so, you would think they would make contact - but no - not a squeak. My wife, having planned this trip carefully in advance,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wanganui, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2011

Enjoyed the hospitality was very welcoming, Romantic veiws of the river with a glass of wine you feel right at home, plenty of history and wonderful things to experiance thankyou for the wonderful stay

Was this review helpful? Yes
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2011

Beautiful, elegant is the best way to describe this bed and breakfast , Whanganui's hidden little gem , has a feeling of home as soon as you set foot in the door. Natasha your host is a lovely lady, she will share with you the history of her many pieces of art and antiques that full La Bella. The rooms... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to La Bella? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about La Bella

Address: 7 Somme Parade | Central City, Wanganui 4500, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Wanganui
Free Breakfast
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Wanganui
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Magnificent historical 19th-century mansion overlooking the Whanganui river. River views from every window and three verandas. Wander through our beautiful gardens, soaking up the river views with a glass of wine. Lavishly furnished with stunning antiques, paintings and artifacts from all over the world. Just a 5 minute stroll to historic steam riverboat, restaurants, cafes, museum, art gallery, Saturday market and CBD. ... more   less 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage La Bella, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.