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Eden Lodge

39 Eden St, Oamaru, New Zealand
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basildon
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We booked eden lodge at the last minute, and were not disappointed. Motel short distance from town. Great views from motel. Staff friendly and very helpful. Room we had was quite big, bathroom was huge, very comfortable. Tea and coffee making facilities. Best night sleep I have had since arriving in new Zealand new years eve.

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1 Thank ToniBasildon
Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

All the 'Very Good' and 'Excellent' ratings given for Eden Lodge is justified - this Bed and Breakfast is a must for those who crave for a unique and friendly stay at Oamaru. We enjoyed our stay at the lodge and would recommended everyone who are interested in living the classical English home experience to come here and stay for... More 

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1 Thank Kenneth Y
Auckland
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

We stayed at Eden Lodge for 2 nights and we were delighted with our accommodations and our host Ian Murton. Eden Lodge is a graceful home full of carefully chosen antiques that are tastefully displayed. It is like stepping back into a bygone era but with all of the comforts of 21st century living. Ian is a gracious and thoughtful... More 

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3 Thank Jennifer W
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2011

We stayed at Eden Lodge during our recent trip to Oamaru; it had been recommended to us by family and we were not disappointed. The house is fantastic and quirky and Ian was incredibly hospitable. Tea was made available at all times of day and our breakfast was delicious. It is a great location near to the town centre and... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

We have stayed in Eden Lodge 3 times and think it's a great place , friendly helpful owner, nice unsual house and very central to Oamaru. Couldn't fault the service, breakfast and general ambience Would definitely recommend it

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3 Thank Jackie J
Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

Ian was a friendly host who offered tea & coffee, was happy to share his knowledge and book a table at a restaurant for us. No shampoo was present in the bathroom but was made available on request. The house was very cold and our room smelled musty. We learned the other odour that permeated the house was Kerosine which... More 

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5 Thank Roy_Vasey
Inverness, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2011

It's clean, comfortable and very friendly, plus it's reasonably priced, what more could you want. Ask, upon arrival, for breakfast at different time, it's no problem. Ask for towels and room to be serviced daily, it' s no problem. The hospitality is second to none. A great place to stay, I certainly had one of the best holidays of my... More 

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Canberra
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2011

We had visited some time ago and were expecting to see a lot of improvements but were disappointed. The host is very welcoming and friendly and always ready with a cup of tea and some advice on where to go and what to see. If you like old houses with plenty of character you will enjoy your stay. However, there... More 

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3 Thank CWarrior
Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2011

Just had a fun couple of days in Oamaru (who knew it was such a fun/interesting town - check out the local Steampunk group activities!!!). We were 2 couples and we booked two double rooms with a shared bathroom in this lovely old house, for a very reasonable rate - which included a very nice continental breakfast each morning. You... More 

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Australia
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243 reviews
95 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2010

We needed somewhere to stay for the night and happened to come across this great place. The host was very friendly and the house is wonderful. We had a really nice room and great breakfast. We ate at nearby cafes. All the nicnacs and furnishings give the house the great feel. No doubt in time it will come back to... More 

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