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62A Sunnex Road, Rotorua 3096 New Zealand
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TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE WINNER 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. Surrounded by breathtaking, rural landscape, you can choose either Blossom Cottage, a self-catering, retro-inspired accommodation or The Vintage Room, a huge room with super king bed and excellent amenities in a private wing of the main house. Enjoy the home-baked goodies served on vintage crockery and freshly-laid eggs offered by the quirky, free-range hens living on the property. Rural and stunning, the setting is idyllic and picturesque, yet it is just a short drive to vibrant Rotorua with its phenomenal restaurants and attractions. Listen to the orchestra of native birds, see the sun rising behind stunning farmland and hand feed and interact with the alpacas, ducks and hens. Enjoy the country views, moon and stars, while soaking in your secluded HOT TUB or totally unwind in the Scandinavian sauna. This soul-reviving retreat is perfect for families, romantic couples or a group getaway.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot tub
Sauna
Free breakfast
Horseback riding
Table tennis
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Secured parking
Free internet
Wifi
Internet
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Spa
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
24-hour front desk
Self-serve laundry
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Air conditioning
Kitchenette
Microwave
Refrigerator
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Non-smoking rooms
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Mid-range
Languages Spoken
English, Dutch
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We stayed at Blossom Cottage for 2 days initially and had to extend to another day due to some emergency. Marianne was so kindly accommodating and even gave us discount, rescuing us from an almost ruined holiday, to which I feel very grateful for! As a city dweller, we truly enjoyed watching the sun rise by the horizon, feeding the animals, and though the WiFI was not working when we stayed, I thought it was a blessing in disguise to be completely unplugged. We now have an unforgettable family holiday memories and I sure will bring my family back one day :)
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Response from daughterfrom13, Owner at B&B Blossom Cottage
Responded 5 weeks ago
Hi Theresia, Thank you for your flattering review and I am pleased that you, Ben, Edmund and your mum, Eng Hui, had fun with the animals and the toys and playground at Blossom Cottage. I would love to host you and your family again in the future! All the best from sunny Rotorua, Marianne
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we had a great time. my son enjoyed spending time with the animals and feeding them. the open area was great for running around and the views fantastic. it was quiet and peaceful and only a short drive to Rotorua centre and all the nearby attractions. will definitely be staying again.
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Response from daughterfrom13, Owner at B&B Blossom Cottage
Responded 5 weeks ago
Hi Neil, I thoroughly enjoyed hosting you and Connor on your return visit to Blossom Cottage. It was great watching you both play football using the life-sized goal on the property. It was also fun to see Connor interacting with the alpacas, Cocoa and Milky, and the hens and ducks. Connor did a great job collecting the eggs for breakfast in the morning. See you next time! Marianne
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Thank you Marianne for the beautiful hospitality Love the location love the views and absolutely peaceful🥰 Beautiful welcome with chocolate brownies we will definitely come again Thank you very much :)
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Response from daughterfrom13, Owner at B&B Blossom Cottage
Responded 5 weeks ago
You are very welcome and I'm elated that you enjoyed your stay !
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A long overdue tribute to Marianne's fine home. This B&B is a place full of heart, soul and character. Perfect for young families and friends who love the quiet, simple, beautiful countryside and want the fun, joys and rural yet modern experience of a farmstay. It is a heartwarming, eclectic cottage, farm, bungalow and retreat house all rolled into one. If you are looking at a very serene rustic homestay with an array of farm animals to feed, pet and love, a B&B where the eggs you cook come directly collected from the henhouse, this place cannot be more authentic. It's a DIY breakfast you get to whip up with dairy and ingredients provided eg. the best smoked bacon is provided, and the amounts do depend on how many people stay. We loved the spa tub, the bbq possibility but it was too cold to try those outdoors. Loved the warmth of the electric heater beds tho the mattress and pillows were a tad tired. International Queen sized bed sits in one room, and 2 twin beds, both rooms are not ensuite. Standing shower was clean and functional, with some toiletries provided. Heater available if turned on. The nice touches were the sweet hors d'voures provided to welcome us at arrival, the orientation we had from our lovely host Marianne, the warmest greetings we received in the form of loud moos, clucking, bleeting and some alpaca spitting (haha!) were very welcoming. While this place is rather deep in and out of the usual town or main street, it is well positioned between town (20min away) and Hot Water Beach. We loved the tranquility of this place and our children learnt to ride a 2 wheel vintage bicycle on the beautiful sprawling soft grass garden that broke their every fall (perfect place to learn!). The trampoline, swing, trikes, table tennis table and yard full of toys and amenities kept our kids real happy busy! Thank you for the wonderful heartwarming experience that made our holiday just so memorable, I still look back to with such fondness. We do wish Marianne all the warmth and support, and thank her for all the heartfelt efforts in singlehandedly keeping this farm home up and open to privileged guests like us, and mostly, how amazing she is to continue to keep the memory of her late husband alive in this way. ♡
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Response from daughterfrom13, Owner at B&B Blossom Cottage
Responded 5 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time to post a review.
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We had a lovely stay here. It was ideal for our two toddlers, who enjoyed feeding the animals and collecting eggs. The outdoor hot tub was a definite highlight for all of us. Marianne was lovely and welcoming, and left us the most delicious brownies to enjoy. Would happily stay again.
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Response from daughterfrom13, Owner at B&B Blossom Cottage
Responded 5 weeks ago
Thank you. I appreciate your kind review.
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PRICE RANGE
$147 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandBay of Plenty RegionRotorua DistrictRotorua
NUMBER OF ROOMS
2
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Frequently Asked Questions about B&B Blossom Cottage
Which popular attractions are close to B&B Blossom Cottage?
Nearby attractions include Wingspan National Bird of Prey Centre (4.9 miles), aMAZEme (4.9 miles), and Agrodome (4.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at B&B Blossom Cottage?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a spa.
Which room amenities are available at B&B Blossom Cottage?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at B&B Blossom Cottage?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at B&B Blossom Cottage?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to B&B Blossom Cottage?
Conveniently located restaurants include Cafe Dynasti, ESSENCE CAFE, and Ngongotaha Ocean Seafoods.
Are there opportunities to exercise at B&B Blossom Cottage?
Yes, guests have access to a sauna during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at B&B Blossom Cottage?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Dutch.
Are there any historical sites close to B&B Blossom Cottage?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Tamaki Maori Village (8.7 miles), Ohinemutu (8.1 miles), and Government Gardens (8.7 miles).