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Shades of Arrowtown

9 Merioneth Street, Arrowtown, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Shades has a wonderful ambience and is well- located. The room was clean and well laid out, with a clever compact kitchen. It was very pleasant to sit outside the room at our little outdoor table overlooking the beautiful gardens. Also great to have access to the laundry and a washing line. I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Arrowtown and... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at Shades of Arrowtown on Christmas day. It would be difficult to find a more beautiful setting or a more charming place to stay. Arrowtown is simply gorgeous. It's the perfect escape from the crowds of Queenstown. Our hosts, Tom and Lorica, were very gracious and helpful, and we truly felt welcomed onto their place. The room was... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners were welcoming and helpful. We stayed there twice recently for family weddings. The room size varies which is a plus. Most are a good size with everything you need. There is a laundry on site and safe housing for bikes.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect central location, garden setting. Clean and impeccably maintained. Super nice owners. Generously equipped. Nice to come home to after a long day of exploring the area. Walking distance to shops, coffee shops an restaurants. Arrowtown is my fav. Book your stay ahead if you like it quiet.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

A very nice motel with good facilities and nicebeds. Units very clean. Lovely garden setting. Easy walk down to restaurants and shops. A nice place to stay for a night. I felt the staff a bit unfriendly though. We were running late on our travel and when I called to inform that we might be late for check-in the lady... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Shades of Arrowtown was our first accommodation in New Zealand on this trip, and was a wonderful start to our holiday! Lorica greeted us warmly on arrival, and even swapped rooms around so that we could have a family room which suited us better. Lorica was the most friendly helpful person, and nothing was too much trouble for her. She... More 

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Perth, W.A.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stayed at Shades of Arrowtown for a week in November whilst on a golfing tour - We found it to be peaceful and quiet and a relaxed atmosphere and a haven from the busyness of Queenstown its only about a 20 min drive away. We stayed in the two bedroom cottage.The rooms were spotlessly clean,the owner was friendly and... More 

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hexham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We stayed at the shades of Arrowtown in November . The owners were very welcoming and even offered to get my washing off the line whilst we were out! The chalet was small, but clean and with all we needed for our 1 night stay. It is only a very short walk to the lovely town where there are plenty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed in the studio unit #4 with tea& coffee making facilities and fridge but no kitchen so it was just fine for one night. The unit was small but very comfortable and clean and the bathroom was a good size with a nice shower. The internet worked well. There was a small deck overlooking a pretty garden. We could... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The staff of our small rural school recently spent a night here and while two of us had organised this venue as a surprise, the others had no idea where they would be staying. They were thrilled with the venue, the lovely setting with rooms nestled amongst the gardens, within walking distance of shops and places to eat, great to... More 

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Address: 9 Merioneth Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Arrowtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 11
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