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The Langford Store

1810 Collingwood - Bainham Main Road, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
+64 3-524 8228
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Coffee and Cake post Heaphy

After biking the Heaphy we stopped for a well deserved coffee and home baked carrot cake in the... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Kerstin B
via mobile
So much to see and enjoy

We visited The Langford Store for the first time and never expected such a treat! There is so much... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Golden Bay, New Zealand
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The Langford Store is nestled in the heart of the Aorere valley, on the way to the Heaphy Track. This Historic General Store & Post Office has been providing essentials to the Bainham community and travellers since 1928. Enjoy a pot of tea or an espresso coffee, served with sublime sweet treats. Browse the Storeroom Art Gallery or find yourself a treasure on the old shelves of the store.
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  • Average2%
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“post office” (12 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
1810 Collingwood - Bainham Main Road, Collingwood 7073, New Zealand
+64 3-524 8228

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

After biking the Heaphy we stopped for a well deserved coffee and home baked carrot cake in the sunshine! Great atmosphere and what a spot. An authentic rural corner store/post office owned by a lovely couple! Thank you!

2  Thank Kerstin B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We visited The Langford Store for the first time and never expected such a treat! There is so much to see and learn, so rich in history and quirkiness. Not to mention amazing service by the owner Sukhita Langford, who made us feel right at...More

1  Thank devangi108
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the store which is 20 klms out of Collingwood had a delightful coffee tea and scones with cream absolutely delicious recommend it as a visit to the old time country store well worth the time

1  Thank 0707lucy
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It was stepping back int a past life, early NZ. I had a cappuccino with the milk a bit to frothy, okay but not brilliant. We had scones with jam and cream which were very nice. We would return again.

1  Thank Hjenjoy
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Worth a trip. Great history from proprietor. Lovely afternoon tea. Lots of vintage knick knacks and a few bits of local crafts.

1  Thank Caro8880
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We came here as a group of 6 and had afternoon tea. The service here is top notch, we ordered tea and scones for 6 which arrived promptly, tea of great taste and the scones were beautiful, fluffy and served with jam and cream, nice...More

2  Thank Robbie P
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stopped in for a coffee and scone to this small but interesting store. With 1960's/70's and before memorabilia to look at and remember your childhood and also the opportunity to purchase most of the items.

1  Thank PrincessYork
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Destination Langfords store and postoffice On a sealed road just out of Collingwood NZ is this old rustic postoffice Yes post postcards marvell the memrobillia. ..cast back to an earlier generation. . Tea Coffee scones with tables on the lawn. Chew the fat with the...More

1  Thank fred b
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Went to the store on our travels around Takaka and Collingwood. Really enjoyed the stop as it transports you back in time. Highly recommend it.

1  Thank Roborhodie
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

It must have been 30+ years since I had been to the Bainham store. As a child I would visit there often when staying with my Mum's relatives, her cousin actually owning the store. It has always been a treasure trove of history with many...More

1  Thank Glendamaree
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