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Raglan Farmstay

Te Whare Farm, 39 Main Rd, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
Raglan Farmstay
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Visited for 3 days. I had a cabin to myself and use of the Barn for cooking etc. The owner was pleasant and helpful, I got the impression that you were a little bit of an outsider unless you were staying in the farmhouse, which incidentally, looked nice. Everything in my cabin was great and the bathroom was clean. Only... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We liked this place so much we came back and used it for our Wedding reception!!!... The large deck with views of the entire mountain and tidal estuary made a great platform for our band to play and our crowd to mingle.. Chris had set up an outside bar with fridges, the whole place got decorated.. we used the barn... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My partner and I unfortunately only had one night's stay at the Raglan Farmstay, but it is amazing to think about what a memorable impression this place made on us both in such a short time. Chris, the host, was so warm, welcoming and helpful. There was the option of joining him and the others in the shared common room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Hi, my partner and I were travelling all over Oz and NZ for 5 weeks. We were here 4 nights & thoroughly enjoyed the place, the location, fab views and the wonderfully laid back host, Chris, not forgetting others like Ella and James. It is a quirky, unusual place. We stayed in the main farmhouse and the master bedroom is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Had a fantastic weekends away in raglan. Enjoyed chats with chris he is a lovely host who gave a us a map of the area to explore. Have the most delicious eggs benny with homemade holindaise. Loved staying in the masters bedroom in the house and am looking forward to coming back. Will stay at the farmstay again and recomend... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This review is solely about the Flax Cove Cottage as we didn't get to see the main farm house. Note that all pics on their website are of the main house & none are of Flax Cove Cottage. We stayed at the cottage with extended family & it is a good thing we're comfortable with each other as the sleeping... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We had an amzing stay at the farmstay over the waitangi weekend. The property is well looked after and also a little quirky. It has some lovely features, from the unique art work to the lovingly restored floors. Chris is fantastic host, accommodating and friendly. He even dropped off an item we had left in the room on his way... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Chris provides a truly unique experience. Very comfortable, breakfast outstanding, incredible views, interesting people. Evidence of Chris's creative nature is evident throughout the property. Variety of lodging options, some with private bath in the house. We stayed in a family cabin with shared bath which worked well for us (family of three). We chose to interact with others, which we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Of the eight places we stayed during our New Zealand visit, this was the most interesting and the most difficult to review. We are two couples who on the last night of our New Zealand holiday picked Raglan Farmstay because of its proximity to Aukland and our flight home the next day. Driving in past the broken down bus and... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Amazing views, Awesome host, friendly vibe, Cool art... a Spa pool with a Million dollar view.... super comfy beds, fresh linien, and tasty breakfast... Cant fault the place at all... Chris and co, you made our stay very enjoyable! We will take very fond memories with us on our travels (: A&D Bonhay

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