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14 Bow Street, Raglan, New Zealand
Harbour View Hotel
Ranked #7 of 8 Raglan B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our flying group flew into Raglan Airfield and we all walked into town to our favourite hotel for lunch. 38 people in our group and the service and food were impressive! Lots of orders of fish and chips which were the best I have ever had, and the seafood chowder was lovely.

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Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
33 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Raglan is a great little village with a good range of food options. We ate at the Harbour View Hotel in Raglan on Anzac Day. With 2 vegetarians & 2 carnivores in our group there were plenty of choices and the pizzas were good - not as bad as described by others!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Room was dusty, stains on curtain and bedspread. Shower mouldy. One hand towel to share for 10 rooms. Plastic plants gathering dust everywhere. No info given on who to call if we needed anything. Cleaner crass and inappropriate. Shambles.

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Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Had dinner at the Harbour View and came away with a bad experience but a substantial bill. Beautiful decor, lovely building and food that seemed to be created by a team vying for the worst in NZ. My pizza looked like one of those $4.99 ones you get in the frozen food section of your local supermarket. My wife's chicken... More

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Really lovely looking place harking back to the colonial days however the food in the restaurant, whilst promisingly pricey, was really disappointing. I ordered the expensive steak on the menu and what i got was tasteless and badly cooked. I complained to the waitress and she instantly said she'd discount the food which suggested to me they have a policy... More

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Newark, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Dropped in for lunch as just arrived in Raglan and parking space outside. Lovely staff, but run off their feet. Nice pinot gris. Average food. Good location to sit and watch the activities of the town. Not easily accessible if disabled. A little tired on the inside.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
8 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Lovely sleepy harbour town. Just wanted to have lunch here. A few eateries, but we decided to try this one! I will say the service staff were nice and friendly and the drinks were fine. Sadly I cannot type much about the rest. Might have been a bad day.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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210 reviews 210 reviews
46 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Think bar food. But the menu is pricey for that level of fare. Main courses were disappointing (too much onion smothered the fish); tasteless lamb shank. The chocolate dessert was though a triumph. Service was pleasant and cheerful - but inexpert: we were twice served the wrong wine. Don't think we'd go back. According to the huge notice on the... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

I booked into this "hotel" last minute during my trip through Raglan. Unfortunately, it was pretty awful from start to finish. The smell that greets you in the "lobby" which is also the front bar is very musty and stale. This smell follows upstairs to the bedrooms. The room was so small and bare, I honestly felt like it was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
11 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Nice old pub ...cool balcony on main road of Raglan -good place to have a beer and watch Raglan go by. Good range of beers but not cheap for any of them. Food is pricey too...some of it was quite good ( seafood chowder ) ...but the fish and chips had tiny amount of fish and was about $24. Say... More

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Address: 14 Bow Street, Raglan, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Raglan
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Ranked #7 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Raglan

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