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Methven Resort Hotel

Main Road | Mt. Hutt Village, Methven, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Ary L Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a real solid hotel with great service. New owners are excellent, flexible and always helpful/smiling. They are most informative, nothing was too hard. Rooms are very good, especially after a day snow boarding.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at Methven Resort with our 3 month old bub. We received a warm welcome upon arrival and were very pleased with our room. The staff went above and beyond to ensure our family was comfortable. We were also very pleased with the meals we had at Sojourn Restaurant. I would also like to thank... More

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We happily stumbled across the above Hotel on our tour of the South Island of New Zealand and have to say that we found the welcome and treatment to be excellent. The family atmosphere we found and the inclusive nature of all involved was indeed very welcome and left a good impression which set us up nicely for the remainder... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed with our two children over Easter and found the hotel very clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and good to our children, and there are nice spaces if one was here with a large group or for a conference. The pool is 25m and very nice (although cold of course this time of year) and there are... More

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Culverden, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Great service from all staff, great food, very clean and tidy. A wonderful place to have a conference or wedding/meeting with the three levels, rooms, swimming pool and quality of service. The location also helps and I'd have no hesitation going back.

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Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

A lovely country resort in an out of the way location in rural New Zealand. Good, friendly, family run business. Clean and comfortable accommodation, great dining. Grand piano in lounge a bonus. No doubt would get busy in ski season but was quiet when we stayed there. It was a surprise having this good accommodation in the small town. Would... More

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

First of all I should say that I know the owners are relatively new so I am sure they will be aware of improvements that need to be made to the dated decorations and furnishings in the bedrooms. Equally, the large public areas look a bit sad when there are only a few people staying in the hotel. Staying as... More

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Sacramento, California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The pool is exceptional and the room euro-efficiently designed and clean. However, the fan in the bathroom (or heating system?) allowed you to hear conversations of the neighboring guests as if they were sharing your room. Shutting the bathroom door is a must. The managers must be financially struggling because they would turn down the hall lights, turn off the... More

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Greater Manchester
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Stayed here on a very special birthday. Have struggled to find anything positive to say about this "hotel". Can only describe it as "Fawlty Towers" without the funny side. Evening meal - very small scoop of tepid vegetable soup served by a harrassed lady who didn't know if it contained celery - previously informed of allergy. No alternative, so no... More

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Methvenresort, Manager at Methven Resort Hotel, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear about your experience at the Resort at no time were we aware of your dissatisfaction and if so, we would have ensured that any complaints would have been dealt and rectified immediately. This saddens us greatly to hear your experience as we are new owners and trying to do our very best with every... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I stayed over Christmas & New Year and although the hotel was officially closed over the Christmas period I was still made very welcome by the new owners and their family. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and the food was good. It has great outdoor pools and the grounds were well looked after. I found the hotel great value... More

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Address: Main Road | Mt. Hutt Village, Methven, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Methven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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