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    Sunkist Guesthouse

    506 Brown Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    If I base the experience by our welcome experience I was going to leave the hotel straight away. The lady maybe wasn't in the good mood since we checked in almost at 8 pm. At the start she didn't want to owner the price booked,...More

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    Reviewed 19 December 2015

    I have never been treated so badly while checking out at 10AM. Unwelcoming host did not even allow me to prepare a cup of tea in the common kitchen. I was just kicked out. The place is old but in general quite well maintained, toiltes...More

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    Response from kiwiscorpio1971, Owner at Sunkist GuesthouseResponded 21 December 2015

    10.00 am is our check out time. You had an early breakfast & left returning @ 10.00 am when you told me you'd be waiting for a friend later in the day. We have a day charge, you didn't want to pay. It was well...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2015

    We booked for 2 nights a family room for $320. Arrived to the hotelier very grumpy and unwelcoming and barefoot...wouldn't even show us the room before we paid... The room stank so much and sheets clearly hadn't been washed before we had some... The place...More

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    Response from kiwiscorpio1971, Owner at Sunkist GuesthouseResponded 25 March 2016

    I have thought long & hard about these people, sent numerous emails insisting, didn't care what accommodation was as long as 5 of them could be together, last room & put in fold up, explained cancelation policy etc (not a problem) last minute bookers during...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

    I have been traveling around the world for nearly 3 years but this stay was the worst and most unpleasant experience i ever had. Its a beautiful, furnished place but the host made me feel very unwelcome being grumpy and verbal offensive from the beginning, telling...More

    5  Thank tintin y
    Response from kiwiscorpio1971, Owner at Sunkist GuesthouseResponded 12 November 2015

    This couple has already had 1 review removed for their abusive name calling, the flu does not excuse disgusting behaviour coughing over kitchen benches & dishes for some time, throwing food scraps into the sink which causes expensive problems with blocked drains, it is not...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2015

    HIGHLY recommend this wonderful place. Beautifully furnished, very warm and cosy, has very large modern kitchen for the guests...lovely garden out back. GREAT coffee brewing when you enter the kitchen in the morning.Will return to this place. Thanks Craig for such an enjoyable stay. The...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$67 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Thames
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    Room Tips
    "In another hostel."
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    "Quiet area of town, easy to find, supermarket and town within walking distance of Sunkist."
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    "The top bunk is very high."
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    "Choose room 1 its the one we had for a double and apart from the lock on the window was great. This is one of..."
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