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Orari Bed & Breakfast

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42 Gloucester Street, Christchurch 8011 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Golf course
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent the last night of our NZ trip here. It's a large old building that's been subdivided into various bedrooms, with common dining and sitting areas. There was a drinks reception in the evening and we enjoyed chatting with other guests there. Our room...More

Thank so3003
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Directly across from Christchurch's art museum (which incidentally has the best restaurant in town) this mansion dating from the 1880s has been recently refurbished after the earthquake. We went in the wintertime and there were only a few families there. In their summer, however, we...More

1  Thank James T
Response from Orari, Manager at Orari Bed & BreakfastResponded 1 week ago

Hi James, It was lovely having you to stay at Orari and great that you enjoyed everything during your stay. I know you will enjoy the many memories you have taken back from New Zealand - and perhaps you'll come back again sometime! Regards, Jan

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Despite an exhausting delay stricken flight from Sydney and after clearing customs etc. it was a seamless taxi transfer from the airport to Orari. We were in bed by 2.30am. Getting down to breakfast, either cooked or continental, at 9am wasn't a problem, being greeted...More

Thank CadigalSydney
Response from Orari, Manager at Orari Bed & BreakfastResponded 1 week ago

You did very well getting to Bed at 2.30am and then down for breakfast at 9am! Thank you for staying here and for taking the time to write a review! Julie and Shirley are lovely too and we all enjoy making our guests as welcome...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Very friendly b&b. Was given a glass of wine in evening. Room was good size as was the bathroom. Breakfast was very good. Gave a recommendation for dinner. Restaurant was great food delicious. They made the reservation for us. Would definetly go back.

Thank Howard B
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Had a wonderful three nights at Orari. We were so well looked after from beginning to end. Nice quiet place, beautiful old house that has been nicely maintained and modernised just right. The breakfasts were delicious, the staff incredibly friendly and helpful, and the location...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Golf course
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Julie R
18 July 2017|
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Response from Brian K |
Sorry don't know the answer to this but they are very friendly and I am sure they would accommodate your request if possible, best to drop them a email.
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Julie R
2 July 2017|
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Response from 927kezz | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julie, yes there is a hair dryer + toiletries, eg. shower gel and shampoo. coffee and tea, I think chocolate as well. I travelled all over the south island, motels, hotels, pubs and a splurge at the Orari all had hair... More
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Alistair S
24 April 2017|
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Response from Penny G | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is, on site, but it is limited. we arrived fairly early so we had no problem but it can be a squeeze.
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Room Tips
"A peaceful haven"
47JamesT47
28 Jul 2018
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"Lovely house"
julieh282017
12 Apr 2018
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"If you are planning on leaving early, request a room on the first floor. Our room (top floor, right when..."
sueb123563
28 Dec 2017
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"Ask for ensuing bathroom"
454DianeM
21 Nov 2017
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