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Tübingen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

like an italian agriturismo, but located near Tongariro NP in NZL, good wines, fantastic hosts, the rooms are big and bright, gives ability to cook something on your own, at the south entrance of the Tongariro NP

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We so enjoyed our stay at the Cairnbrae House. The hosts Devon and Peter are exceptionally gracious. We were honesty most drawn to the House by the picture of the lab on their website as we so miss our two big labs while traveling. It also good reviews, thankfully. Peter picked us up at the train station and took us... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

We booked the deluxe double room with bath (advertised as private bathroom). It turned out that the 'private bathroom' did not open into our room but was only accessible by going through a communal area. We were told that eftpos would be fine, but there was no eftpos facility, appeared only payment method was to read out all credit card... More 

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Gresham, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Great place to stay. The rooms were large, clean, comforable and quiet. Devon and Pete were very accomodating. They provided us with helpful guidance, suggestions and helped explain New Zealand driving customs. They also have deer on their farm.

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Thank John M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic place to stay with wonderful hosts. Rooms are very spacious and warm. Bed was super comfy. Private lounge is perfect for relaxing in own space. Feeding the deer was a treat for my 8 year old city kid and a great distraction from minecraft :-) Thanks Pete and Devon!

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A bed and breakfast with a twist. They farm deer. The result is you can order a venison meal which will be home cooked and served to you in the guest lounge. Not cheap, but really deliscious. The rooms were OK. We had a little trouble with a slooping roof in the bedroom, but otherwise all was well. The guest... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

I was working in travel for the last 15 years and am quite fussy. But I can not recommend Cairnbraea House enough for the friendly and professional service, the spaces sunny rooms and delicious breakfast. Well done Peter and Devon. I will be back. Roland

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

You'll be greeted by Campbell the Labrador, one of the farmstead pets, and Devon and Peter - all very friendly! The guest lounge was huge and we had it to ourselves. Our own super-king room had the most enormous bed with ultra soft bedding - difficult to get out of in the morning. From the windows you could see the... More 

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Barcelona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

Really great place to stay and relax. The house is really big and well decorated, the rooms are spacious. The owners are very friendly - they help us book the transport for Tongariro crossing. One night we order a dinner and it was really delicous and healthy. Everything home made. Next to the house there is a small deer farm.... More 

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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2010

This accommodation is in a house on a lifestyle-size block in a rural location about 10 minutes from Ohakune, a small town with a suprisingly excellent selection of eating establishments. Our room was very nice, maybe a bit on the small side, but there was a very large shared lounge area right outside the room to our door, with some... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cairnbrae House is a 4 star boutique Bed & Breakfast accommodation with the guests comfort in mind. We are well situated for access to the Tongiriro World Heritage National Park and Mt Ruapehu Ski fields. We also have access to the walking, cycling, canoe and jetboating on the Whanganui River. We are surrounded by our own deer park and have a river access for swimming,and fishing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cairnbrae House

Address: 140 Mangawhero River Road | Post Box 151, Ohakune 4660, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Price Range: $122 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cairnbrae House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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