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124 on Brunswick
Ranked #15 of 52 Rotorua B&B and Inns
Reviewed 26 March 2014

My sister and I stayed here for 3 nights in February '14. I can honestly say that the property was one of the best I have stayed in .The hosts were friendly and informative - excellent introduction, from Jonathan, about the area who 'tailors' the information to one's needs. The rooms and facilities were beyond 5* with lovely little extras such as a drawer full of snacks and the offer to do ones laundry. Rooms and beds were comfortable,spotless and tastefully decorated. Breakfasts st one up for the day whatever one is doing. Well done and thank you to Lindsey and Jonathan.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 10 February 2014

Our stay at 124 on Brunswick was a mixture of great hospitality, warmth and friendship in a tastefully decorated home. Our hosts Lindsey and Jonathan made us feel part of their circle of friends. Breakfast was a true feast. Generous and delicious. Jonathan is a passionate photographer, who is happy to share his experiences. We could have stayed a lot longer than we did. It was a fantastic place to stay. Just great!

Gaby and Bob, Sydney

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 January 2014

We stayed overnight in early January and it really surpassed expectation, what a beautiful home with lots of Jonathon's ingenius photography on the walls throughout. Our room was awash with the beautiful blues and golds of the beach, we had our own verandah retreat and the views were enchanting - especially since there was a spectacular sunset that night!
Lindsay and Jonathon couldn't have been more helpful. They are full of local knowledge and can fast-track you to any of the local attractions. The breakfast was superb, and we thoroughly enjoyed their company - lots of interest and laughs.
Hoping to come back through in the future and spend more time there.

Room Tip: Think they are all good at this level of quality.
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  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Corky M
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

We stayed here in November and it is the perfect base to explore this area. Jonathan and Lindsey are perfect hosts who gave us such a warm welcome into their beautiful home. All the rooms are beautifully decorated and the furniture and soft furnishings just lovely. Jonathan and Lindsey were both really helpful about places to visit and local restaurants. We had an evening visit to the spa over looking the lake - just amazing relaxing in the wonderfully hot pools under a clear, star filled sky! Breakfast was fantastic, everything you could ever want and beautifully presented. Would highly recommend and will definitely be back again. Thank you both so much.

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 23 April 2012

Another B&B property that you could easily live in! Far enough away from Rotorua to avoid the smells with views over towards the lake surrounded by a large paddock garden with it's own rabbits. Get there early enough for tea and cake and give Lindsey and Jonathan a chance to plan your stay. They'll even do the bookings and if you've an early start Lindsey might make you a super packed lunch. You'll be greeted by Richie a big lovable Golden Retriever and you'll soon feel like part of the family. The rooms are clean and modern and there's an excellently stocked guest lounge area with WiFi. If you are staying in the Rotorua area 124 is a must.

We took the recommended restaurant in Rotorua for the first nights evening meal, the helicopter trip out to White Island (once in a lifetime remember) and the Mitai Maori show with added night walk around Rainbow Springs (it might be the only Kiwi's you see).

Room Tip: Two of the 3 rooms have the lake view but you're not likely to be spending long in there anyway!
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  • Stayed: February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 30 November 2011

I had the opportunity to stay at this nice B&B for two nights. The B&B is located near Rotorua with a very nice view over the lake in a rural neighborhood. Lindsey and Jonathan are great hosts and will make your stay a time to remember. You will get a lot of recommendations for what to do in and around Rotorua (It was hard to decide for me :-). I visited the Mitai Maori show which was excellent (you can book a night visit for watching the Kiwis in the Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park in addition which I would recommend). I also visited the Wai-O-Tapu Geothermal Wonderland which I also liked very much (don't miss the geyser at 10:15).

Nico

  • Stayed: November 2011, travelled solo
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3  Thank NicoKoenig
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Reviewed 17 June 2011

Located just outside the busy Rotorua in a quiet location, it is very pleasant to return to at the end of an active day. Our hosts Jonathan and Lindsey were very attentive to our needs and comfort and helped in planning our daily outings and trip itinerary. We departed on Easter Day with a sumptuous picnic lunch prepared by Lindsey. Jonathan who is a professional photographer spent time with us showing his wonderful nature photgraphy and chatting with us about local flora and fauna. An educational and very comfortable stay.

Room Tip: Bedroom at the end of the house
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Stayed: April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Address: 124 Brunswick Drive | RD 4 Tikitere, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
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Ranked #15 of 52 B&Bs / Inns in Rotorua
Hotel Class:4 star — 124 on Brunswick 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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