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The Old Nurses Home Guesthouse

104 Shiel Street, Reefton 7830 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Conference Facilities
Golf course
Laundry Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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The Old Nurses Home Guesthouse, Reefton. Situated in a quiet area away from traffic noise, this historic former nurses home is centrally heated, spacious and tastefully refurbished. It has luxury king single, and More queen beds, large comfortable lounges, Sky TV, internet access and full kitchen and laundry facilities. The guesthouse is set in beautiful gardens and offers off street parking. Great value accommodation for singles, couples or groups. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Conference Facilities
Golf course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$51 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Reefton
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104 Shiel Street, Reefton 7830 New Zealand
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Westport Airport30 mi
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed here as a stop off on our way to do the Able Tasman Great walk. This was the perfect stop after driving 6 hours from central Otago. We only needed to drive another 3 hours the next morning to start our tramp. The...More

Thank Voyage546672
Response from theoldn, Manager at The Old Nurses Home GuesthouseResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review it is much appreciated. Yes it is a nice place to stay during the off season, very quiet. We are glad you enjoyed the facilities here and we hope to see you back some day. Safe travels!

Reviewed 25 April 2018

We ended up here on a cool night, and the place was very warm and inviting. Rooms were a decent size with comfortable beds. Nice quite place with good kitchen facilities and a good sized lounge. Pretty good value for the price.

Thank Doublenaff
Response from theoldn, Manager at The Old Nurses Home GuesthouseResponded 26 April 2018

Thanks for your kind review - we are glad you enjoyed the facilities here during your stay. Yes it's a lovely warm building on a cool night.

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve booked one night in a queen room and they kicked us out this morning when we were about to have our breakfast. We’ve booked this room just because they have a good reputation on their reviews and we were driving the whole day, so...More

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Response from theoldn, Manager at The Old Nurses Home GuesthouseResponded 20 April 2018

You were asked to leave the premises on Wednesday 18th of April at 10:15 am (which is 15 minutes after check-out time). The reason you were asked to leave was because it was after Check-out time of 10:00am, but more so was due to your...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Right, this will come under a budget room, it's not five star, it's probably not four, or three, but, I LIKED THIS PLACE. it has a sense of history, and purpose. The bathrooms, showers and kitchen area are shared, but I found the whole experience...More

Thank Fi111_13
Response from theoldn, Manager at The Old Nurses Home GuesthouseResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you Fi111_13 for your review, your comments are appreciated. Yes, we have a diverse group of visitors that stay in the Old Nurses Home these days - as you have noticed. We do our best to please all in providing good quality accommodation at...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

We stayed here to escape the torrential rain and it was a lovely place for some home comforts. There were only three others staying in this sprawling place at the time so we had fully run of the well stocked kitchen and full control of...More

Thank RollingWithTheStones
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"there aren't any particularly good views to be had, i'd just settle for the fact that you got a..."
15 Apr 2018
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"Matrons ensuite apartment is great."
4 Nov 2017
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"Ask for a room overlooking the courtyard."
10 Apr 2015
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"All rooms look out on a garden but some view the inner courtyard which has a lovely garden. Could do with a..."
2 Mar 2014
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