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Birchwood Cottages

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in both the one bedroom cottage and the 3 bedroom cottage. The one bedroom is excellent and new. The 3 room cottage is aged and so were the furnishings. One problem was the cottage can sleep 8 but with only one bathroom. The...More

Thank ChinNL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights in a one bedroom cottage which was spotlessly clean and well appointed. The bed was very comfortable and we all the facilities we required. The staff were exceptionally helpful and were quick to respond to any minor problems we had. The...More

Thank dadder
Response from fiordlandtours, Owner at Birchwood CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of our accommodation. The population here is just 2000 so all roads are quiet at night, and we are pleased you experienced that as well Hope you enjoyed your holiday here in NZ and can return one day and...More

Reviewed December 2, 2017

The office was empty when we got there but we followed the instructions at the door and called Ray on his mobile. 5 minutes later, Ray showed up and promptly provided an excellent personal introduction to the Birchwood Cottages (Rimu) during our Nov stay, and...More

Thank weikwan72
Response from fiordlandtours, Owner at Birchwood CottagesResponded December 4, 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are pleased that you were comfortable and warm in our well heated cottage. We are pleased you felt welcomed and obviously paid attention to all instructions offered as the heater posed no problem to you. We hope you...More

Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We stayed one night and I would say this was an uncomfortable stay. Especially since it was freeeezing in the morning with no heater provided (there was something that looked like one but even with my Engineering Degree I was not able to get it...More

Thank Leo W
Response from fiordlandtours, Owner at Birchwood CottagesResponded November 22, 2017

So another review of accommodation bashing that you have come accustomed to. Dee, our manager checked you into the 3 bedroom cottage and gave her normal detailed introduction. You decided that you were above her, and wandered off and paid no attention to the information...More

Reviewed October 15, 2017

Lovely well appointed cottage which has been recently refurbished. Very comfortable and spacious which made it feel like home. Everything we needed was provided, such as kitchen implements, bbq, washing machine with powder and pegs. We loved the lovely private outdoor lawned area, with an...More

Thank Belinda O
Response from fiordlandtours, Manager at Birchwood CottagesResponded October 17, 2017

Thank you for your glowing review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and the amenities we supply in our cottages. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Regards Dee

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Although we are 8 mins walk from the town center we provide pick service from the bus station We also have a transport service from Queenstown Also a small group tour to Milford Sound of which we offer a serious discount for... More
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