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    Chestnut Lane Cottage

    4 Chestnut Lane | Eldonwood, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Room & Suite (72)
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair access
          Pool
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          1 - 5 of 394 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          My family of 3 stayed at Kathleen and John's guest house for one night in June '17. It is absolutely wonderful. The guest house is perfect for a family. We were welcomed by Kathleen with tea and home made scones with berries and cream -...More

          Thank Tim D
          Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 1 week ago

          Tim thank you so much for your lovely review, we appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts about your stay with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and the scones with jam and cream. Best wishes to you and your...More

          Innkeeper's Favourite Review
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          We loved our stay at the Chestnut Lane Cottage! It was the first place we stayed during our two week trip to New Zealand and Australia, and it was our favorite. We stayed in the guest house/cottage, which was spacious and beautiful. Our hosts, Kathleen...More

          Thank Amy K
          Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 4 weeks ago

          Amy thank you so very much for your lovely review, we so enjoyed meeting you and your husband. Great to hear you enjoyed you 2 nights in our cottage. Thank you for the special little note and souvenir from your home town, it was a...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed at Chestnut Lane on our first visit 3 years ago. Our only regret was that we did not stay longer. This time we stayed 4 glorious nights. Of course the BnB is spotless and modern while cozy. Kathleen and John are warm and...More

          Thank Steve S
          Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 1 week ago

          Steve thank you for your kind words about your stay at our B&B. We so enjoyed meeting you again, just like having family come home. We do appreciate your mention of the wireless internet - so important for our guests to have that contact with...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We had three nights in the cottage during which we ran out of superlatives for the accommodation and our hosts, Kathleen and John. We knew, from reading previous reviews, that the cottage would be good, but it exceeded our expectations. The breakfasts were great and...More

          Thank suzefur
          Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hi Suze, thank you so much for the lovely review you posted for us. John and I are very happy to hear your enjoyed your 3 night stay. Thank you for sharing your thoughts about our home and location. Other guests coming to stay at...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          So glad we discovered this place on our visit to Hobbiton. Lovely, bright, well-equipped and spacious cottage. Kathleen and John were such warm and friendly hosts. Delicious scones and hot breakfast prepared by Kathleen. Their home is beautiful - with a separate tastefully-decorated living room...More

          Thank MLYang
          Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 4 weeks ago

          Thank you Mei-Ling for taking time to write a review about your stay with us. John and I enjoyed chatting with you and your husband at breakfast time. Lovely to hear you enjoyed your night in our cottage, we hope you will make it back...More

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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Breakfast Available
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
          • Location
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          • Waikato Region >
          • Matamata
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          nowhereman00
          Hi Kathleen, I've tried to reach you via your bedandbreakfast email or the nz email address but got an undelivered message. Hope things are ok? Ethan
          24 February 2017|
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          Response from Kathleen_and_John | Property representative |
          Hi Ethan, sorry that happened, I don't know what the problem would have been, we are all really good thank you. Try emailing me now. Warmest regards Kathleen
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          angrias
          Hello, I saw your suite has only one bed, but a couch in the living room. Would you consider accommodating 4 adults?
          1 February 2017|
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          Response from Kathleen_and_John | Property representative |
          Hello yes we can certainly accommodate 4 adults, thank you for your enquiry. Kind regards Kathleen
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          hn N
          Hi would like to find out if you have rooms for family of 9adults and 2 children age 7&8 on 27/11?
          25 June 2016|
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          Response from GrahamStJ | Reviewed this property |
          No, the group would be too large for the accommodation, which, nevertheless, is very good.
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          "Cottage offers privacy and the house has 2 bedrooms"
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          "We stayed in the unit adjacent to the main house which was beautiful Breakfast was served in the main house"
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          "The cottage is very nice, with its own kitchen and living room."
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          "The cottage is lovely"
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