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    Designer Cottage

    53 Hastings Street West, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

    We were very impressed by the uniqueness and the peaceful environment of the place. Close to everything, clean and comfortable accommodation. Without their great effort we might not be able to enjoy our stay in such a memorable way.

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    Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at Designer Cottage on our 1st night in Christchurch. Easy to find. Quiet location. Close to good range of cafes and also shops for your fresh food and refreshments needs. Easy walk into Christchurch CBD -Approx 20 mins Very good...More

    Thank GPS1952
    Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

    Lovely bed and breakfast in Christchurch that everyone should stay. I stayed for five nights and really enjoyed the lovely breakfast room and the garden space. Highly recommended to anyone transiting Christchurch or visiting New Zealand. A real kiwiana experience in this KiWi land (the...More

    2  Thank yeohy938
    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    Nice room and pleasant surroundings. Really has everything you need for a break in Christchurch. Located close to Colombo Street which makes it an easy walk into town. We choose to walk around when we can and this was ideal for us. You can take...More

    2  Thank Paul T
    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    We have a quick stop in Christchurch during our South island visit. The Designer Cottage stood out during our serch. We loved the balance of heritage and local community experience. We travel heaps, so we think Designer Cottage B&B offers more than just a normal...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    Grcloh
    10 December 2016|
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    Response from designercottage | Property representative |
    Some are included some are not. IF it is not says or printed on, mean no breakfast. Best is book directly thru the official homepage. Contact us directly or via fb if you have further concerns and queries. Many thanks... More
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    Mon_Cornish
    7 March 2016|
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    Response from designercottage | Property representative |
    Dear Monique very sorry for the much delay on this responds. I was away for few months myself. The B&B normally will only accept ensuit bookings if staying more than one night on late check-in. The main reason is give... More
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    Mamacluck
    1 March 2016|
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    Response from designercottage | Property representative |
    Hi Virginia for the very late reply. I way away for a few months visiting my parents. Next time is best contact us directly. One of the manager will answer your directly. Alternatively by facebook. Just foe your future... More
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