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Mokoia Downs Estate B&B

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Mick and Theresa run the most charming B&B we have ever stayed in anywhere. Conveniently located to the geothermal and adventure attractions of Rotorua, Mick and Theresa offer very comfortable rooms, a bumper breakfast full of fresh produce, a bar stocked with liquers and whiskeys Mick has distilled himself, a fantastic cinema room, and of course Mick and Theresa's friendly...

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Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I stayed at Mokoia Downs for 2 nights in April ’17 and couldn’t have been more pleased with our time there. Nice, comfortable rooms, great food, warm, helpful hosts in Mick and Teresa and the lovely grounds all made for a wonderful stay. Highly recommended.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second stay at Mokoia Downs and it is still the best B&B around. Mick & Teresa are so warm and welcoming and make you feel totally relaxed and at home. They are really generous with their time & local knowledge and really go above and beyond when it comes to maximizing your stay in Rotorua. With the...

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Thank BradyIre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent three days with my clients from China as a translator and guide. Both Mick and Teresa are such kind and friendly people who make our trip was so wonderful. The garden is fantastic with colourful flowers and plants. All the materials of breakfast are coming from their own garden. I think everyone has the same feel as me...

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Elstree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mick and Teresa are the best hosts ever. They greeted us with delicious home made cake and left us with another one ( gorgeous carrot cake) on our return the next day. The breakfasts include everything home made and Teresa was very accommodating to my fussy diet. Mick has a great bar where he offers complimentary drinks for an hour...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Private and secluded Mokoia Downs is a charming B&B within easy driving distance of Rotorua and all it's attractions. Mick an Teresa are perfect hosts full of local information and suggestions and eager to help with reservations. The mini farm environment is absolutely charming, the pool delightful and the cinema room quite spectacular. Our room was small but had everything...

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Somerville, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I can't gush enough about how amazing our stay at Mokoia Downs was. We both grew up on farms so staying on a B&B farm was close to our heart and Mokoia Downs felt like home to both of us. The room was comfortable - they even put in special touches since we were on our honeymoon!...

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Thank Heather R
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Mick and Teresa were wonderful, friendly hosts who clearly love their job. They provided helpful input on what to see and do and were a pleasure to spend time with. They were very accommodating of our little boy, letting him play in their (well-stocked!) toy barn, showing him how to feed the animals, and providing helpful little extras like children's...

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Thank karitate18
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Mick and Teresa exude warmth and friendliness. There is an incredible amount to do in Rotorua, and they expertly guided us to some adventures that were not on our detailed itinerary. Teresa and Mick make the breakfast, food and drink experiences delicious and inventive. The estate has great parking, a pool, a movie room and extensive common areas (in addition...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 16 March 2017

If you are looking for a New Zealand B&B experience in the Rotorua area, you can't do better than Mokoia Downs. They have beautiful gardens, a variety of farm animals, a pool, a movie room and a conservatory. Teresa is a great cook and Mick shares his home made wine, all in an ultra-friendly, ultra comfortable setting.

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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mokoia Downs B&B provides high quality accommodation and comfort in a boutique country lodge that exudes charm and character. With a host of unique or unusual features (including a library, cinema and micro-distillery as well as swimming pool, organic garden and hens, ducks, guinea pigs, donkeys and a miniature horse), Mokoia Downs offers memorable experiences rather than simply a place to stay. Set in five acres of beautiful, park-like grounds, Mokoia Downs is just over 10 minutes from central Rotorua and within easy driving distance of all amenities and attractions. Extensively traveled themselves, your hosts offer warm hospitality and an excellent knowledge of the area to he lp you plan your itinerary. Enjoy enchanting walks around the grounds, feed and pet the animals, and just soak up the tranquility and seclusion offered in this idyllic setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mokoia Downs Estate B&B

Address: 64 Mokoia Road | Ngongotaha, RD7, Rotorua 3097, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: €170 - €351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mokoia Downs Estate B&B 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Remember to use the cinema that is fantastic.”
rodneyz25, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We really loved the garden room.”
774carap, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms are away from the dining area, so you don't need to worry about being disturbed during breakfast hours.”
shadycat7, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the two bed room suit, it's perfect for the family.”
Lullian, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great for animal lovers!”
christinep887, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
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