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The Ferry Bed & Breakfast

06/23/2017 06/24/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed March 2, 2017

very nice hosts, who are new to the bizz. somewhat remote location. the house is old and our bed reflected that. very springy and soft mattress. breakfast was good. all in all this is more of a budget feel not an upscale B&B

Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Ferry B&B is such a great place and the highlight is the lovely owner Olivia. We came for 2 nights with 2 kids (6,8) - It's a very historic place, you can see and feel the history at every corner of the place and it have lots of character and charm. - It is also spotless, so clean and tidy....

Thank Costison
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed 2 nights at a nice B&B in between Queenstown and Arrowtown Love the place, great host and excellent breakfast Did a short walk cross the old bridge. Weather was great for outdoor. Thank you Dan and Olivia for the great hospitality !

Thank Ewe Boon T
Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed December 3, 2016

Disappointment about this place. Even It‘s an old charming property. Olivia the manager is friendly. Breakfast is very good. The bed to sleep in is O.K. About the room, very small, the facilities, very disappointing. To go to the bathroom and toilet you have to go outside the room, that is a nuisance. The room we were allocated in, doesn’t...

Thank mjvanlandeghem2
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 13, 2016

We booked late to get the last of the spring skiing. We were blown away by the presentation and location of this delightful ex-pub. Dan and Olivia were the most attentive hosts, ably supported by Marcus, the German baker (the occasional Brekky chef). We had a week in the family room (a double room, single room, and separate bathroom), and...

Thank jmclaws
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We had a super experience here. Our hosts Olivia and Dan really add to the wonderful time here at this Bed and Breakfast. Having a great host is what makes a bed and breakfast experience so much more enjoyable than staying in a hotel. From the fantastic home made breads at breakfast to the cozy fire to the comfortable rooms,...

1Thank Theodore K
Newhaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 14, 2016

We booked The Ferry online for a stay of 3 nights in February. Upon our arrival we were greeted by Olivia who made us feel at home straight away, offering us tea & homemade cake which was delicious. We stayed in the ensuite room which also had access to the pretty front terrace.Olivia & Dan are exceptional hosts as are...

Thank Geoff W
Campbelltown, Australia
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

We just spent three nights here & it was wonderful. Olivia & Dan were fantastic hosts. They were able to offer some great suggestions of where to go & what to do. Nothing was any trouble to them. We had the room with the attached ensuite (the other two rooms share a bathroom), it was spacious & lovely. Breakfast each...

Thank crayzeefox
Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

We have just had 2 nights at this lovely B&B. Olivia& Dan were so welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. The house is cosy and quaint . You can relax and unwind of an evening just sitting on the front porch . A real find that would be hard to beat.

1Thank Angela W
Cle Elum, Washington
Reviewed February 7, 2016

We just left Ferry Bed and Breakfast behind this morning and we were very sad that our stay was over. Olivia and Dan were the perfect hosts and made sure that our stay was very special and that we had everything we wanted and needed. The house itself is so cute and comfortable and we immediately felt at home. Olivia...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old World Elegance aptly describes this delightful B&B not just a place to stay, a feature of your holiday. Formerly a popular hotel for over 100 years, the B&B is now an historic landmark. Your hosts Mitzi and Dan enjoy helping you to make the most of your stay in Queenstown offering advice and information and making bookings for local attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ferry Bed & Breakfast

Address: 92 Spence Road, Lower Shotover 9371, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Lower Shotover
Price Range: $144 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“If you have the room on the front side then it is O.K Not the one we were located in that did spoil it for us.”
mjvanlandeghem2, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“One room ensuite, 2 rooms share a bathroom at the moment.”
geoffw544, Mar 14, 2016 | Read review
“There is only one room with an En Suite. The other two rooms share a bathroom.”
JudyF85, Jan 25, 2016 | Read review
“Master room was delightful with an old "pull the chain loo", ensuite and roomy. Double room was lovely with a view of the garden. Shared bathroom for our group wasn't a problem. Twin room was quite small, good for kids, and friends, beds comfy and it worked. I would swap the beds to head and tail if possible. Or perhaps put in a set of bunks. Shared Bathroom.”
KiwiChris5, Oct 30, 2014 | Read review
“I don't think breakfast is included if you do end up renting the whole house.”
DES_and_DAS, Aug 9, 2014 | Read review
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