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Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at this lovely elegant B & B in Oamaru for only one night would love to have stayed longer and will return - Linda and Paul are great hosts and the Breakfast was divine, home made jams from their fruit trees and great local produce. Our room was so lovely with ensuite and plenty of room. So fresh and... More 

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

So glad you chose to stay with us . The Nullabor Room was once the drawing room of the Ministers wife , Mrs Porter . it is a delightfully serene room and imagine her receiving guests there . Oamaru has this ambience when walking in the gardens of Oamaru but there is plenty of bustle in the Victorian Precinct ,... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing house with a warm rooms and a friendly owners. Each room in the victorian home was beautifully decorated and unlike anywhere else we saw in NZ. Enjoyed reading in the sunroom and chatting with our hosts. We were close to the botanical gardens too which is an added plus!

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Anjali, Thank you for your review. We are continually striving to create an ambience and comfortable atmosphere for our guests. We were so glad you took a walk in the beautiful Botanical gardens, they are , like everything in Oamaru, within easy walking distance from our home .look forward to you coming back . More 

Basel, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic B&B at a very convenient location. Cosy and well-decorated rooms, great owners including terrific breakfast. Overall the best B&B experience we had during our trip to New Zealand. Highly recommended.

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review .We strive for excellence and it is so important for us to make our guests stay as memorable as seeing our wonderful town, things to do and places to look at just seem to get better and better .We hope you will be back soon to experience more . Have a safe journey home... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Paul & Linda are excellent hosts, extremely welcoming, and provide great breakfasts that set you up for the day. The house has great character - a former manse and maternity home - and its history is evident. Our room was Victorian, finely decorated and furnished to show off its character. Oamaru town centre is just 10 minutes walk away and... More 

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to send a review . We love the special character of our home and B&B . So pleased you liked the room and our town. There are constant changes for the best in both so we may a : with our house , give you warmth . peace and comfort and b: the town... More 

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Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

We arrived wet and dirty after completing A2O trail on bikes. Owners took very good care of us, helped with drying, warm room and etc. Big room, good location, friendly host, reasonable price, all you need of B&B

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

What a day to arrive in Oamaru ! Wet ,wet , wet! Glad we were able to get you warm and dry .Getting you we t, muddy gear clean and dry was a bonus . So glad you were able to see some of the town when the sun shone next day . Hopefully you will come back and enjoy... More 

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Reviewed October 1, 2016

Paul and Linda were exeptional hosts, the perfect amount of attentive and gracious. We felt incredibly welcomed, and the meals were gourmet. Paul is an excellent barista and took us on a tour of Oamaru while we had some time to kill waiting for the bus. Linda was really sweet and told us about the city and recommended great places... More 

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for being amazing guests and we hope you enjoyed your stay in our historical house .We could not allow you to be passing through without seeing some of the most wonderful sights of Victorian Oamaru that we are so proud of. We hope you will put it on your list to come back and enjoy the changes that... More 

Bude, England, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

💕We stayed on the review of some friends who booked us in here. We were not expecting much an we're pleased to be greeted by such wonderful hosts who will remain firm friends- we even chatted over wine in the evening an shared memorable stories of different encounters. This is the perfect stay if your looking more for friends for... More 

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. You are such a lovely couple and so interested in our town. We were impressed with your optimism and sense of fun and your enthusiasm to go exploring and soak up all that Oamaru has to offer . Loved hearing about your travels and about where you live . Hope you continue to have a... More 

Paradise, California
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19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 25, 2016

This is a historic property and Paul and Linda have done a very nice job in restoration. They were wonderful hosts and had detailed information about the area and suggestions of things to do. The breakfasts were sumptuous and Paul kept the espressos coming. Our room was attractive and the bed was extremely comfortable. The only reason that I didn't... More 

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on our home . When we took over the historic house we had expert advise on the heating of older houses and we had extensive insulation and clean heating options , including an upgrade of the wet back , installed . Come and see us in the middle of winter and experience the comfort of... More 

Richmond, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2016

We stayed in a sunny opulent room with every little detail thought of. Our hosts were lovely, and the breakfast excellent. Great value for money. The house is historical and beautifully renovated. Highly recommended.

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a lovely weekend and so sunny when you chose to stay with us . You took the time to explore our lovely town and relax in our garden surrounds and I hope this helped you to chill a while .Hope we see you in Oamaru another time . More 

Sydney, Australia
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19 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 14, 2016

A nice clean B and B with a very nice breakfast. Paul and Linda were excellent hosts, very friendly and very helpful. We would definitely stay there again. Oamaru is an interesting town, and there is lots to see. Don't forget to eat at the Station Restaurant.

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Linda H, Owner at Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, it was a pleasure to have you . Sorry it was not longer as there is so much to see and do and old history to explore . Hope next time you can stay longer and we can tell you more . More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming restored Victorian Villa steeped in local history. The new owners of Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast Paul and Linda Hebden offer an easy relaxed atmosphere and warm welcome. There are 4 Bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms all with natural bed linen. A large lounge for listening to a wide range of music or curling up with a book. Our central location is an easy walk to restaurants and all Oamaru has to offer - Including penguins..... Start the day with a sumptuous breakfast catered to your taste with local organic produce. Paul and Linda who moved to Oamaru mid 2014 come to you with a history in hospitality and a will to provide you with a wonderful B&B experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oamaru Creek Bed and Breakfast

Address: 24 Reed Street | Central, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
Price Range: $86 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Oamaru Creek Hotel Oamaru
Oamaru Creek b&b
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“We had the front Nullaboor room -”
 of 5 bubbles KCBC-Europe, 5 days ago | Read review
“All rooms are comfortable and have their own historical attractions.”
 of 5 bubbles Rob_Roy_McGregor, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The large main floor room is comfy and convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles pgeveland, Mar 7, 2016 | Read review
“They all looked lovely but we loved our Coriander Room”
 of 5 bubbles CarolAnneS56, Feb 14, 2016 | Read review
“Check with owners if you have any access needs - my room had a few steps down to bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles Yksurfer2016, Jan 14, 2016 | Read review
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