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Noeline's Homestay

  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
7 Apr 2016
“One night stay with Noeline”
22 Feb 2016
“Experience the Original New Zealand Hospitality by Visiting Noeline's”
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Reviewed 4 January 2013

We stayed at Noelines on the second night walking the Queen Charlotte Track and would highly recommend this to anyone. The place is made by Noeline who is an incredible person, she is 82 and amazingly independent and interesting. She makes great scones as well

1  Thank Benj553
Reviewed 20 December 2012

Staying in Noelines is truly a unique experience. The house and rooms are all functional, but not by any means salubrious. But it staying here worthwhile is the company. As others have said, it really is like staying with your Granny. To get the most...More

3  Thank globe_grotter
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Arrived after our walk from Furneaux Lodge, Noelene was there to meet us with a welcomed cup of Tea and Scones, just what we needed after the walk up the hill. Great hospitality and reiterate the review by the previous reviewer. We all had great...More

2  Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 9 November 2012

We were welcomed to Noeline's house with scones and tea and regaled with fascinating tales of life in the Sound, late life travel, local gossip, mellowed world views and more. The beds were warm and comfy and we kept soundly. A great stop on the...More

1  Thank Melle X
Reviewed 6 May 2012

Noeline is an absolute Gem. Aged 81 now, and widowed in 1998, she's since travelled to some 53 countries (plenty more on the way) - funded by the very modest amount you pay to stay with her. Noeline's place isn't a hotel - it's not...More

1  Thank lostintheether
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New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Endeavour Inlet
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