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Ounuwhao Harding House

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“home made cakes”(7 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed February 24, 2017

This B&B was recommended to us from a friend, we were not disappointed. Great piece of property with a wonderful view. We loved staying there and spending time with the owner Marilyn and her husband. The breakfast was unbeatable and the rooms just as comfortable...More

Thank 612tracyl
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded March 2, 2017

Like-minded guests make our lives that much more enjoyable and the long work hours really worth it, Thanks so much for your lovely comments and so glad you enjoyed staying with us. Cheers and thanks again, Marilyn N

Reviewed February 17, 2017

From the moment you walk through the gate of the white picket fence, you feel at home. Marilyn is so warm and welcoming. The rooms are roomy, homey and are equipped with everything you need for a wonderful, restful stay. Her breakfast is unbelievable ....not...More

Thank Melnor2014
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded February 21, 2017

Thanks so much...lovely to get positive feedback...you have really made my day! We try our very best and this house does ooze creativity and passion...and it's great when this is appreciated in this way. Stay safe and all the best. Marilyn N.

Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

We are return visitors to Ounuwhao Harding House, and it will always be our first choice when in Russell! Marilyn's care and devotion to her guests is evident across all aspects..from the clean and beautiful rooms to the exquisite presentation of a full and tasty...More

Thank Thelma W
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded February 8, 2017

Hi Thelma, frirnds and family, We had a great "Catch-Up" and was so cool to talk to you all about your earlier ife in a BIG family....stay safe, enjoy your time in N.Z. and look after each other. Come again...we love having you to stay....More

Reviewed January 30, 2017

An amazing three days in a very tranquil setting. Our own private, spacious and very comfortable cottage, [The Garden Suit] with its veranda looking out onto a lovely garden. All the extras, like on arrival a bottle of wine in the fridge, chocolates, cookies and...More

Thank cathy1_10
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded February 1, 2017

Thanks guys. You were great guests and I very much appreciate your comments and to know just how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We do go the extra mile for our guests and it's good to see how this reflects on our guests...More

Reviewed January 22, 2017

We stayed two nights in the cottage - clean, excellently equipped, spacious and comfortable. Marilyn is a keen quilter and each room has beautiful. personal, homely touches. We opted for breakfast - delicious cold and hot options using home grown produce. The tortilla wrap is...More

Thank pukekoAuckland
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded January 24, 2017

Hi Guys, So pleased you were able to come to stay with us. We LOVED having you here and Lee esp. enjoyed chatting to you both @ B/fast. The cottage is both peacful and quiet and I can certainly see that you appreciated everything we...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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$206 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
$206 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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