To start, I have to admit I was a little nervous about renting the condo from Flipkey. It reminds me of Airbnb which I have read and heard some not so good things about. Plus I could not find any reviews on this place. I decided to message the owner (Pete) and after a few messages back and forth, Pete had answered all my questions in a very timely manor and provided good details! I had a good feeling about this place and decided to go for it.
I was traveling with my husband and mother-in-law and we have a cousin we were visiting for Christmas who lives in Rolleston with some flatmates. So we were looking for a 2 bedroom condo that we could stay for a week and not have to worry about anything. This place was a little further away than what we probably would have liked, but in the end it was perfect for us.
When we arrived Pete and Carol warmly greeted us and provided us with all kinds of information on the area. They had maps and pointed out local grocery stores and... more