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“Elegant, wonderful homestay” 5 of 5 stars
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Tighnafeile House
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62 Wai-iti Road, Timaru, New Zealand   |  
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Ranked #14 of 18 Hotels in Timaru
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“Elegant, wonderful homestay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2006

The Tighnafeile House is a historic 1910 era home in Timaru that has been lovingly and carefully restored to its full character and splendor by Robin & Bev Jenkins. We booked a one-night en-route stay in late January 2006, which was a mistake since we would have enjoyed several more days much more. The House features large rooms with ensuite baths, a formal living room, sitting room, dining room and fabulous, beautiful and expansive grounds. Robin is a great host who has a long and varied business career in New Zealand and who can knowledgably talk about everything from automobile restoration to you-name-it. Bev's meals were outstanding! Expensive, but worth it! Highly recommended. See (--) for more information.

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Additional Information about Tighnafeile House

Address: 62 Wai-iti Road, Timaru, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
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Ranked #14 of 18 Hotels in Timaru
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 134

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