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Rowan Cottage

27 Fearon Street, Motueka, New Zealand
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Ranked #13 of 26 Motueka B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014
JulieandAndy2014 Hinckley, United Kingdom
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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We arrived at Rowan Cottage after 4 days of fairly relentless travelling up the west coast of South Island and immediately settled in after a warm welcome from Renee and Trish. They made us feel very much at home and we felt relaxed straight away. The Garden room was self contained and as the weather was good while we were... More

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Kenilworth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Renee our hostess made us feel very welcome in our annexe which contained a bedroom with dining table and chairs, fridge and microwave, and en suite bathroom. Breakfast is served in the room, which means you can get up when you feel like it. You can eat at the dining table overlooking the charming garden, or weather permitting in the... More

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Epsom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

My husband and I stayed at Rowan Cottage for 3 nights during our tour of New Zealand. It was a superb base to explore the Abel Tasman National Park. It is also only a 5 minute walk away from the bars and restaurants and a 10 minute walk from the coast. The litte self contained cottage was perfect with ,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

We stayed for three nights (initially booked for two) and enyoded three relaxing Christmas days at Rowan Cottage. The room was excellent, the garden beautiful, and the breakfast a great start into the day. Renee and Trish are two very nice and welcoming host who did everything to make our stay as pleasant and enjoyable as possible. After three days,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

The tranquility of Rowan Cottage will be a lasting memory from our trip to New Zealand. The garden room was well appointed and furnished to a high standard, the continental breakfasts provided were an excellent start to the day. The facilities included the use of a bar-b-que which we were able to make use of even in April. First rate... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

My husband and I stayed here two nights while kayaking and hiking in Abel Tasman Park. This B&B is absolutely heavenly. The rooms and gardens are beautiful and the breakfast is garden fresh and delicious. The woodworking details in the cabin are wonderful. The hot tub/spa was perfect after a long day of hiking and kayaking. We also loved the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2011

We stayed for 3 nights in Motueka and Rowan COttage was absolutley wonderful. We had the larger of the rooms they offer, which comes with a little inside kitchen, beautiful big bed, sofas, table and a lovely ensuite. However it is the outdoor area which is so wonderful here - a private deck with a free-pour jacuzi bath (which we... More

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salisbury
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2010

The accommodation consists of a studio separate from the main building - very comfortable, beautifully decorated and comes complete with jacuzzi outside on the patio. There is another unit but this does not have the bath. Great breakfasts and lovely, welcoming hosts.Would thoroughly recommend.

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2008

We had a nice 3-night stay in the studio unit. It was beautifully decorated, set in a sunny garden, and had an outdoor spa bath on a private deck. Trish and Renee were very friendly and offered advice on things to do in the area. Moteuka turned out to be a great 'base' location for exploring Abel Tasman, Kiateriteri Beach,... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2008

We spent 3 nights in this amazing B&B in Motueka. It really is the most beautiful place. The 2 guest rooms are in a separate wooden building in the middle of an organic garden. We stayed in the Studio Room which is the better of the 2 rooms. The room was most beautifully decorated and very spacious with direct access... More

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Address: 27 Fearon Street, Motueka, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Motueka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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