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RiverSong Cottages

3.0 of 5 30 Fairfax Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Broome, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

RiverSong is a peaceful and lovely palce to unwind. The Falcon cottage we slept in is a wide and warm wooden building, with a nice batrhoom and a fully equipped kitchen to use. Beds are very comfy. The garden is wide and very well maintained. Hammocks are available to relax, as well as a badminton pitch. Jenny is a lovely... More 

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Milwaukee, WI
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My husband and I stayed in the Kea studio attached to the RiverSong house. The room was quiet and clean. Hotel owner was very friendly and helped us book expeditions and dinner. Just a block away from the main street in Murchision.

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Brisbane, Australia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
40 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Our room was comfortable and warm - a welcome relief after days of rain and storms. Like a B&B, the setup is more like a large house than a purpose-built hotel but that's part of the charm. The room was large, with a comfortable bed and had reasonable amenities including free Wi-Fi. The bathroom was a little on the small... More 

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Chula Vista, CA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

My husband, adult son and I spent 1 night in the "Tui" cottage which is a 2 bedroom, 1 bath unit. It is located in the back of the complex, so very quiet. Bedroom #1: queen with comfortable inner-spring mattress. Bedroom #2: 2 twins. Bathroom: hairdryer, lighting is from ceiling light only and mirror is to the left of the... More 

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Sunshine Coast
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Everyone laughed when we said were staying at Murchison everyone we told laughed. It is a lovely little town. Tui cottage is two bedroom cottage, comfortable and clean and warm and all we needed. We enjoyed the scenic route drive from Picton to Murchison. It certainly wasn't as small as we were lead to believe. We had dinner in one... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stayed one night whilst travelling from Hokitika to Nelson. After the GPS sent us in the wrong direction we found the place. It was dark by the time we arrived, an a bit chilly. However the welcome from Jenny was very warm. The room we had was the "Kea" unit. (It was obviously an extension of the house) The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed two nights in Tui unit and another couple in the studio. Great to be able to use the full kitchen for meals. the owner offered us lettuce and herbs from her garden plus let us use her freezer and kitchen knife! Almost missed seeing the horses and chickens behind the property. Nothing fancy but a... More 

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

A nice place for a few days, but too cramped for any longer. Unit was clean and comfortable, and well equipped. We stayed in Tui cottage for two nights and would have liked to unpack our cases but nowhere to put anything. Outside space very nice, would have liked to have time to try out the hammocks! The two resident... More 

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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I really wonder why we haven't stayed here on previous visits to Murchison. Lovely large cottages in a small garden setting, fresh veges from the garden, everything you need to cater yourself and still just 2min walk off the main street. And not to forget the lovely cats who will surely give you a visit. Will definitely stay again on... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This place has welcoming hosts (and cats), and the unit was very clean, comfortable and with a good shower. The bed was comfy, though pillows a little soft for me, and there was a small fridge and kettle, plates etc. The garden makes for a nice setting, and has a hammock and child swing.

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Address: 30 Fairfax Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Murchison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — RiverSong Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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