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“Romantic hideaway!”
Review of Fern Cottages

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Fern Cottages
Renkum, the Netherlands
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344 reviews
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“Romantic hideaway!”
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Halfway between downtown Dunedin and the albatros colony on the head of Otago Peninsula this lovely cottage is highly recommended if you look for the best of both worlds! Overlooking the Otago Harbour, even from your bed, is à magic experience, especially when the sun shines on the mountains, opposite the bay, when you awake in this peaceful place. Lutz is a caretaking host, who has good suggestions for visits and sightseeings in the surroundings. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped, which adds a lot of satisfaction to your stay here.
Highly recommended!!

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 June 2012

Probably the best place we stayed on our tour of New Zealand. Perfect location on the waterfront, spacious, clean and well equipped, with a secret garden out back as well. Separate bedroom, plus lounge, dining and kitchen areas. And some useful tips from the owner as we checked in on local trips/ sights. Really good value.

Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 January 2012

We stayed in this cottage for 15 nights during the Rugby World Cup. The England games were held in Dunedin and this location was fantastic for being able to see the matches and visit the surrounding areas. The cottage was in a beautiful location on the Otago Peninsula, overlooking the Otago Harbour. The cottage was well furnished and equipped. The owner, Lutz, was extremely welcoming and friendly, and he gave us lots of tips about the area and what to go and visit. We can thoroughly recommend it.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled as a couple
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Property: Fern Cottages
Address: Broad Bay, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Dunedin
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Ranked #31 of 43 Speciality Lodging in Dunedin
Number of rooms: 2

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