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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family of 4 (girls aged 11 & 8) stayed as Mokoia Downs for 3 nights in January as part of our trip around New Zealand's north island. From the minute we entered the long driveway 10 mins north of Rotorua we knew we had found a holiday within a holiday. On the inside there were comfortable rooms, Mick's bar...

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've been a long time user of TripAdvisor but never registered to write a review before, but after staying at Mokoia Downs I had to register and sing the praises of this B&B. From the sweet treats Teresa made us each day, to the wonderful breakfasts from just laid eggs and just picked fruits, to to movie room with its...

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Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago

This B&B can't be seen from the street and we drove by the entrance when we first got there. We then noticed the small sign and drove down the driveway to the "petrolstation" parking. Mick made us feel welcome right away with a tour of the property and a drink in the sitting area. When we told him our plan...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in 17 different places on our recent trip to ANZ and this got our vote as the number one. Other reviews have said it all but it is impossible to describe how welcome Mick and Theresa made us feel. So many personal touches; from doing my laundry and returning it folded to the 'welcome home' baking left in...

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Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautifully made B&B. So much love has been put into this home, you feel so welcomed by the owners who were just amazing people. The pool was a great surprise and I was even more overwhelmed by the private cinema, stacks upon stacks of movies plus an additional kitchen if you feel the urge to whip up...

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Shenzhen, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a family to have our vacation in NZ. We like all the things in Mokoia Downs B&B: the beakfast, the afternoon tea, the cinema lounge,the animals, and the homemade liqueur! My father fall in love with Amaretto! Mick and Teresa are so nice and considerable, they are so sweet for preparing everything we need and do us lots...

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Albany, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As soon as we arrived Mick was there to great us with a welcoming smile and warm handshake. It wasn't long before we met Teresa also, whose warmth and sincerity stood out from the moment we met. Our stay was so relaxing and a lot of fun, especially in the evening as we sat around listening to stories and sipping...

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Meudon, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned to Mokoia Downs again this year and had a wonderful welcome from our charming hosts. This is a superb place to stay, the room was very comfortable and the spacious sitting areas are most attractive with views over the grounds. Children and adults can enjoy feeding the animals in the company of Teresa. Last but not least the...

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

My family and I stayed at Mokoia Downs B&B a few days after Christmas and had an outstanding time on the farm! My youngest daughter looked forward each morning to feeding the animals with Teresa. We all looked forward to the amazing fresh breakfast that was served each day. My daughter has a gluten allergy and she received her own...

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Gotha, Germany
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Mokoia Downs is a lovely place to spend our holidays in New Zealand. A very good choice is it to stay with children there. The large estate with a creek and some pools together with various animals there, is an interesting place for children. But for adults it is wonderful too. The owners Mick and Teresa take care to their...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mokoia Downs B&B provides high quality accommodation and comfort in a boutique country lodge that exudes charm and character. With a host of unique or unusual features (including a library, cinema and micro-distillery as well as swimming pool, organic garden and hens, ducks, guinea pigs, donkeys and a miniature horse), Mokoia Downs offers memorable experiences rather than simply a place to stay. Set in five acres of beautiful, park-like grounds, Mokoia Downs is just over 10 minutes from central Rotorua and within easy driving distance of all amenities and attractions. Extensively traveled themselves, your hosts offer warm hospitality and an excellent knowledge of the area to he lp you plan your itinerary. Enjoy enchanting walks around the grounds, feed and pet the animals, and just soak up the tranquility and seclusion offered in this idyllic setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mokoia Downs Estate B&B

Address: 64 Mokoia Road | Ngongotaha, RD7, Rotorua 3097, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $190 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mokoia Downs Estate B&B 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Our room was nice and cozy, but not very large. Think about the size of your luggage, not too much room for maneuvering the suitcases.”
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