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33 Kerr Bay Road P O Box 25, Saint Arnaud 7053 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

My parents had stayed with Steve and Margaret on their trip around South Island and recommended that I did the same - this was the best advice! I was the only guest and Steve and Margaret were so friendly and welcoming - we had such...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a fantastic time staying at Avarest Bed and Breakfast in St. Arnaud. The proprietors Margaret and Steve are both really friendly and provide an outstanding service and welcome to guests. The location of the B&B could not be better, just...More

Thank AlexH2248
Response from Margaret A, Owner at Avarest B & BResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you Alex and Christine, Steve and I enjoy sharing our home and the Nelson Lakes National Park. I hope the sunshine followed you for the rest of your holiday. Kind regards Marg and Steve.

Reviewed 14 July 2017

The B&B is perfectly located right on the track to Lake Rotoiti, so if you are heading down to Kerr Bay you cant miss it. Steve and Margaret only offer single group bookings, so once you are booked in you can be safe in the...More

Thank Zubie C
Response from Margaret A, Owner at Avarest B & BResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. We also enjoyed your stay with us and hope any plans to return to our country come to fruition. YES - it was a draw all smiles here! Kind wishes Marg and Steve

Reviewed 23 January 2017

Very friendly host who will al they can to make your stay comfortable and interesting. They realy make you feel at home. Comfortable room including small fridge, fresh fruit, coffee & tea. This is not a hotel, this is visiting good friends you've just met.

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We've enjoyed a perfect stay at Avarest B&B: very friendly and helpful hosts. A rich aperitif before going out for dinner and sumptuous cooked breakfast with a lot of interesting talk and home made muffins. The rooms are clean and of a reasonable size. We...More

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Avarest B & B, set in the heart of Nelson Lakes National Park, overlooks Lake Rotoiti,2 minute walk to the waters edge. Our luxury mountain retreat is nestled amongst mature native forest filled with the ...More sound of Tui's and bellbird's, about 130 Rhododendrons flower progressively from September to January. With the whole of the downstairs for our clients, which includes bathroom, lounge/library plus tea/coffee making facility. Avarest breakfast can be as simple or elaborate as your appetite requires. Pre dinner drinks and finger food served around 5 ish. Lunches and dinner by prior arrangements. Less
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Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$142 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Saint Arnaud
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Nancy J
5 December 2016|
Response from Margaret A | Property representative |
Yes, my laundry is available
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