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Longview Farmstay Bed and Breakfast

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White Plains, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Our farm stay with Anita and Alan was one of the highlights of our Smartours vacation in New Zealand. The setting is magnificent and while Anita was preparing dinner Alan took us exploring the olive trees, fruit trees and vegetable gardens, etc. The house is modern, spacious and complete with magnificent views. There were 4 of us; one couple had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

This really was the jewel in the crown as far as our holiday accommation went on our tour of South Island, New Zealand. Anita and Alan are wonder hosts, who spend time getting to know you, whilst having a wonderful balance between friendliness and privacy Anita and Alan are well travelled themselves, conversation just flows. We had the double ensuite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We stayed here en route from Aoraki to Christchurch. It is a quiet, sweet spot off the beaten path. The hosts are welcoming, have a nice balance of engaging and respecting our privacy, and have done smart and interesting travel themselves. It was a lovely way to approach the end of our month's stay in New Zealand.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

GREAT PLACE. NICE FAMILY. A little far from a city, but quite and comfortable when you fill tired at night. It is a little bit difficult to navigate to the place. Good food, very worm hospitality. Since we came over at late evening, we are not able to recomend a trip around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

A little oasis. Every detail is just perfect. The rooms are designed with lots of love and with a touch of Italy. A wonderful view over the countryside and through a wonderful garden included. Also you can have a lovely chat with Anita while enjoying her breakfast. She's so bright. If you have a slight chance to drive through Pleasant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

En route from Queenstown to Nelson, we happened across Anita & Allan's place. A quick phone call and Anita was sorting our family straight away. We arrived and were made to feel most welcome. It's a lovely space with beautiful gardens and verandahs off every room. We had beautiful views, luxury furnishings and we were most pleased with our breakfast... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Warm welcome to Anita and Alan's home, fantastic garden and views, delicious breakfast and high standard of accommodation -- ensuite bedroom and separate guest lounge with tea and coffee making facilities, interesting reading material and TV. The sun rising over the Southern Alps in the morning was a stunning.

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Westerholz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Thanks to Anita and Alan all 4 of us were so pleased about the warm and friendly welcome after the longest journey so far, arriving from Germany our family holiday started immediatly. The name Longview keeps its promises - and it's not only the fantastic view - it' the whole atmosphere. The very best after a night in the lovely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

There were 6 of us staying at Longview as part of our tour. Anita and Allan were very gracious hosts. Since it was part of our tour we had dinner and breakfast there and the food was very delicious. Practically everything was home made and vegetables were from the garden. Wonderful olive oil that was from their olive trees was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We loved our stay at Longview, it is a beautiful home and our room was of a very high standard. Alan & Anita made us feel very welcome and the views from this property are amazing. I would highly recommend this B & B. Thanks once again for a lovely stay and for sharing your date & orange muffin recipe.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on 25 acres, Longview Bed & Breakfast/Farmstay has stunning, 'must be seen to be believed' views. Enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of the countryside with the advantage of being only minutes away from town. Centrally located, we are 2 hours drive from Christchurch and Aoraki/Mount Cook enroute to Queenstown. We are the perfect stopover on your journey. We have three double rooms available for guests. Two bedrooms and the guest lounge have direct access to the terrace and gardens. Stroll through our olive grove and enjoy a tasting of Extra Virgin Olive Oil from our most recent harvest. Visit our farm animals or explore the local attractions which include Maori rock art, railway museum with restored steam locomotives, golf course, vineyard and Timaru's International Motor Raceway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Longview Farmstay Bed and Breakfast

Address: 86 Longview Road | Pleasant Point, Timaru 7983, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Number of rooms: 3
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