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Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Lovely relaxed atmosphere. Considerate and careful staff. Called us ahead of time to alert us to the fact that the direct route was closed. After arriving you were left alone and it was a lovely feeling to just enjoy the facility. We were a bit uncomfortable at first over the fact that all the rooms share a communal toilet and...

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Christchurch and spent our first night in New Zealand at this lovely place. The house is old and has a long history. The rooms are very comfortabel and arranged with love. We had a room with a shared balcony where you have an amazing view to the sea. There are also shared toilets and showers. If you...

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

Hubby and I took the Mother in law, mother, and my sister for a birthday tea at the Governors Bay Hotel. We'd been there before for coffee but not for a proper meal . The staff were very friendly, our waitress was very cheerful, but couldn't explain the menu very well. It was not what I'd describe as "Pub Food"....

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Jeremy D, Owner at Governors Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Donkeylass, Many thanks for your considered review in this forum, it is most appreciated. Our evening meals do vary from our all day fare of Burgers, Fish n' Chips, Nachos, etc. to more formal restaurant quality dishes. The later meals are more expensive to produce and do require a greater preparation time, so when you order a combination of...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We went for a relaxed family dinner and sat outside. What a gorgeous spot! All of our meals were lovely and the kids menu was good especially offering gluten free fish and chips gets a big thumbs up. Catering for our son who is gluten intolerant is always tricky. I had the eye fillet which was just delicious and my...

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Jeremy D, Owner at Governors Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kate, Thank you so much for your glowing review, we love dogs here and in fact, can't stop one staff member from constantly patting all the dogs that rock up. Anyway we'd love to see you and your black lab anytime and in the meantime, we'll work on our service a bit. Kind regards and happy travels and thank...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We Celebrated a birthday at the restaurant The Menu was interesting and the food delicious More than enough to eat The Staff were also pleasant and friendly Could have stayed all day however had to move on to other places

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Jeremy D, Owner at Governors Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Grammis, So glad you enjoyed a birthday celebration with us and many thanks for your high praise. Next time stay all day and maybe a night too. Kind regards and happy travels, Jeremy

Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

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Wellington
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 August 2016

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 26 July 2016

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“Get a room that opens onto the verandah.”
MargaretO492, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Balcony rooms have lovely view!”
reubenjenny, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 has an open fire”
LeonKiwi, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get the rooms with the patio.”
mccarthykris, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Pay the extra and get a room with a view of the harbour”
W9636AIpaulb, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
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