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Whitby, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here for one night in Feb 2014. The owners were so warm and welcoming. We arrived after a long day of sightseeing/driving and they made sure we were able to get a table at the restaurant next door (Cafe de Paris). Our room was absolutely amazing! Our only complaint was we couldn't stay longer.

Thank miwelsh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Brian and Frances are consummate hosts and nothing is too much trouble if you stay here. Excellent breakfast as part of the B&B listing and the outside small 'Miners Cottage' is a pleasure to stay in. Brian is a superb local historian and will regale you with tales of Hokitika, while Frances will fill your tummy with yummy breakfast offerings... More 

Thank Kotuku123
astraclose, Owner at Teichelmann's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our 'Teichy's Garden Cottage Room. It was lovely meeting you both and we wish you all the best for your future travels. Frances & Brian More 

Muhleberg, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

I will always regret, that we did not stay for two nights and that we did not have that glas of port with Francis! Teichelmann is a very cosy place with a lot of historical background and a good couple, who run the place, and especially Francis was so helpfull with informations where to go and what to do and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

My friend read up about the Teichelmann's B&B and literally 'hunted the owner down' for a booking (they were on their holidays at the time she made initial attempts to book,) and this place worth all her hard efforts to do as such. The place is full of amazing history of the "Little Doctor" who'd lived a very full life... More 

Thank Pin N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

We only had one night on Hokitica, but wish we could have spent get. As we were the only guests, we were given the garden room, which was lovely. Spacious with a very comfortable bed and spa bath. The hosts were very friendly with a wealth of local knowledge. Very pleasant stay in a lovely little town

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Beesd, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016

Nice people serving excellent breakfast. Room is rather small, shower only for short people, and beds were horrible. This is a building with a rich history that is interesting to know about. Owners welcome you and are very helpful.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Dr. Teichelman was a fascinating and gallant figure in Hokitika during the gold rush days. He built this house more than 150 years ago. Francis and Brian are the current caretakers of the wonderful piece of history who keep the good doctors memory alive. More than that they regaled us with stories of the gold rush days and the history... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016

Cozy room on the second floor with a steep staircase up. We had a private bathroom but one of the rooms had a private bathroom in the corridor. Good location, close to everything. Helpful and friendly hosts who offered Sherry. Fantastic breakfast where we really can recommend Egg Benedict.

Thank DanochEva
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

We were recommended a stay at this B&B an we were not disappointed. Brian & Frances were perfect hosts and very friendly. A cup of tea on arrival and a nice chat on our return in the evening. The highlight was the breakfast next morning which was well cooked and the fruit compot was fantastic. The owners tend to only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

My husband and I loved staying there. It is too bad that our stay is so short. The owners are super friendly. Our room was facing the back yard and it was nice and quiet. Our room was clean, the bed was super comfy and warm. The house is located in downtown a block away from the beach and close... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
'History . . . With a Touch of Class'. Historic home centrally located in the heritage area of Hokitika. Comfortable en-suite rooms with king and queen beds. Separate guest lounge. A short walk to restaurants, cafes, interesting craft galleries and the wild romantic beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Teichelmann's Bed & Breakfast

Address: 20 Hamilton Street | Hokitika Central, Hokitika 7810, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Hokitika
Price Range: $97 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Teichelmann's Bed & Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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