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Christchurch
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed four nights at Linda and Paul's B&B and it was a very nice place to discover the delights of Oamaru. The house is a large heritage building so has the high ceilings and wooden floors that characterize these homes. We had the Coriander room, which has lots of natural light and is nicely decorated. The bathroom was a...

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

We are glad to have met you both and finally your lovely son , a real credit to you both ! The town is very special and there are so many new and exciting shops and things to do . We constantly have to find out what is new ourselves . We are pleased you decided to extend your stay...

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here after our final day of cycling on the Alps to Ocean. What a treat. Huge warm room, hot modern shower, lovely gardens, friendly hosts, Linda and Paul. Morning greeted us with a resturant quality breakfast with eggs anyway you like them not to mention the great coffee made by Paul. Close enough to walk to the town...

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

The Alps to Ocean is one of the most amazing ways to see the beautiful area we live in. It was lovely to spoil you all when you arrived .You saw a lot of the sights but to see our penguins you needed to go to the penguin sanctuary where most of them come in . Hope to see you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Linda & Paul took over running the B&B and have made it beautiful. Be careful checking the reviews on here as some are from the old owners. We stayed in the downstairs room it was a little bit cold when we first went in but on went the heatpump and it was cosy in no time. The breakfast was AMAZING,...

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

Yes it turned into a nasty evening and after seeing the penguins it was nice to come into the warmth . We were so glad you enjoyed your stay and were enthusiastic about our beautiful Oamaru . So many new shops have opened and more exciting things to do keeps emerging . We hope you will come back and stay...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Linda and Paul are brilliant hosts in their beautiful historic home. We stayed one night having completed the A2O cycle trail. We arrived a little early but Linda immediately took care of us. We had tea and a chat in the very pretty garden and then she and Paul helped us to organise our evening and next day. They suggested...

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

We were so glad you enjoyed your stay in Oamaru. It was lovely to meet such interested guests and was a pleasure to see you enthused about your stay .We hope you will be back to see us again maybe when our festival is on. Thank you for the review .

Reviewed November 27, 2016

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...

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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 ,...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed November 22, 2016

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 .

Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed November 1, 2016

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...

Guildford
Reviewed October 29, 2016

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...

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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...

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...

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...

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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...

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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 - $111 (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, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are comfortable and have their own historical attractions.”
 of 5 bubbles Rob_Roy_McGregor, Oct 29, 2016 | 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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