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Reviewed 14 January 2017

We received a great welcome from Heather (the new owner of the B&B). A beautiful house in a quiet country location. Our room and en suite were of a high standard and a comfortable lounge was available for our use. Heather is an excellent hostess and provides an excellent breakfast with local information and news, as a bonus we experienced...

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Codicote, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Lynne and Mike's B&B is the most wonderful place to stay - beautiful and very relaxing. They are so hospitable and go out of their way to make your visit perfect. We thoroughly recommend South Claragh.

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Aberdeen
Reviewed 3 March 2013

We stopped off at the South Clara B&B overnight on our way down South, Mike and Lynn were very welcoming and the bird Cottage is in a wonderful location in the land of the farm. Very quite and just what we needed after a hectic couple of days in Rotorua. We were presented with fresh bread and home made jam...

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Orleans, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Bird Cottage at South Claragh sits in an idyllic spot away from everywhere, though not too far from Taupo. If you're looking for peace and quiet, a romantic weekend, a summer or winter retreat, this is it! Who needs the hustle and bustle of Taupo or Rotorua, this cozy cottage and above all, the charming owners, Lynn and Mike, will...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2011

Welcomed by Lynn and her 2 boys (the dogs) and later by Mike. All were lovely and extremely approachable. Accommodation was large and very comfortable, the small homely touches with the flowers etc was great. Spent the first evening together with a bottle of wine! If you want peace and tranquility then this is the place for you, we could...

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Wilts
Reviewed 9 September 2010

We had the pleasure of stumbling across this hidden gem of a place and liked it so much we changed our plans to stay there twice. We were travelling the country and stayed with Mike and Lynne in the B&B on our way to the South Island. We found them following a brief internet search. However we liked it so...

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Asia
Reviewed 5 March 2010

We were so lucky that bird cottage happened to be available when we arrived in Taupo and checked at the i-Site. After two weeks in B&Bs we wanted a self catering place for 2 nights and this absolutely fitted the bill.. 35kms out of touristy Taupo, a lovely little self contained one-bedroom farm cottage with kitchen, washing machine, DVD/TV, hot...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable country accommodation set in mature, rambling gardens. B&B or self-contained cottage. Warm, relaxed ambience, good beds and privacy assured. Fresh produce and excellent cooking mean dining is recommended. Close to Pureora Forest, Rotorua's geothermal areas, Tongariro National Park. Meet our friendly donkeys and watch our delightful spring lambs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Claragh & Bird Cottage

Address: 3245 Poihipi Road, Taupo 3492, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: £96 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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