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The Brown Pub Methven Mt Hutt

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Cnr Main Street & Forest Drive, Methven 7730, New Zealand
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The Brown Pub Methven Mt Hutt
Ranked #6 of 12 Methven B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Biloela, Queensland, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Went here for dinner after a big day on the slopes. Staff were friendly, meals were reasonably priced and the food was delicious. They offer free wifi, you just need to request the code from the wait staff. Lovely big fireplace to take the chills away.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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14 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Our family visited for Father's Day after a hard day on the mountain. The staff were on us as soon as we walked in. Menu wasn't huge, but did more than cater for us. Prices were very good and kids eat free. Meals were a lot better than what we expected from a country pub and the staff were very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the brown pub for a week with friends and family, For 59 per night which includes continental breaky, accom and dinner voucher,you cannot go wrong,the food was great, had a different meal every night! All the staff were really nice, Rooms were fine, nice and warm and clean ! The best valued place I've stayed at for a... More

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Brisbane
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Went to the brown pub twice during our stay. Meals were slow to arrive which is difficult when you have tired children.... However they were very nice and well priced. Staff were accommodating and pleasant.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great realistic prices and extremely tasty food!!( the staff went out of there way to cater to a extremely fussy eater) ... dessert was astoundingly yummy!!... friendly colourful local characters that will make you feel you are home...where everyone said Hello....

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Just had an awesome experience staying at The Brown Pub!! The rooms, food, staff and atmosphere were well above what I was expecting as staying on a special deal of $59 a night including a great continental breakfast and a burger meal at night. With the fires roaring, a friendly crowd at the bar and amazing staff a great stay... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Rooms are shabby, shared bathrooms are grubby and communal lounge room smelt like vomit and had a drunk person passed out in it. Rooms are above the pub and although Internet says they close at 12am that is when they started cranking up the music even louder. People outside in the street also made noise until around 3.30am and people... More

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BrownPubMethven, Manager at The Brown Pub Methven Mt Hutt, responded to this review

We are very disappointed to hear of your experience while staying with us. We can assure you that our rooms and bathrooms are cleaned daily and our cleaners take a great deal of pride in their work. In saying that we may not necessarily be aware if an area has been soiled unless a guest takes it upon themselves to... More

Kalgoorlie, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Recently traveled to Methven just to watch the speed shearing contest at the Brown Pub. The pub is your normal everyday New Zealand pub, except for the fact their was a huge platform in the middle of the pub for the shearing to take place which is good. The alcohol is cheap and the crowd was good. The Brown Pub... More

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BrownPubMethven, Manager at The Brown Pub Methven Mt Hutt, responded to this review

We're happy you enjoyed our pub and the annual sheep shearing competition. See you next year...! More

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

On holiday from Australia we decided to try the brown pub for a couple of drinks. Lovely place to sit in front of the fire. Friendly bar man. Ended up here a few times. Didn't eat here but meals looked nice coming out. All round just a nice place to relax.

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here in Aug 2013 for a weekend ski trip. Great value, nice clean warm room with comfortable bed. Would stay again but not really for families as it can be a bit noisy during the night from all the party people coming back to their rooms at all hours. Food was great and good price.

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BrownPubMethven, Manager at The Brown Pub Methven Mt Hutt, responded to this review

Thanks for the comments. We are certainly aware that it can be noisy when it's a fun night downstairs in the bar and people are returning to their rooms later. We are always happy to offer our quieter rooms to families if availability allows so please let us know when booking and we will do what we can to help. More

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Additional Information about The Brown Pub Methven Mt Hutt

Address: Cnr Main Street & Forest Drive, Methven 7730, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Methven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13

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