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Ounuwhao Harding House

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“garden suite”(10 reviews)
“home made cakes”(7 reviews)
“b b”(37 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Calvert Cottage which is at the back of the B&B. It has its own private driveway. This charming 1930's cottage has a historic feel with all the modern convenience of a full kitchen, washing machine, BBQ, 2 bathrooms and 2 bedrooms plus...More

Thank CoquiKIwi
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 1 week ago

We really try our best to exceed our guests expectations and most of the time we acheive this ....this lovely family really enjoyed their stay with us and although the weather didn't play ball all of the time, there is plenty to do here to...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

We enjoyed a weeks escape from Auckland in the wonderful cottage.Marilyn welcomed us, after an enjoyable drive up the coast road, with wine and tasty home baked salted caramel squares ! yum. The fire was great on the cool nights after our various excursions in...More

Thank Derek M
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 17 July 2017

Wonderfu,l tidy guests who really looked after the cottage during their stay and left it clean and organized: rubbish etc. So glad you guys enjoyed your time with us as the weather could have been kinder...the wettest, colest week of winter thus far..... Come back...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017

Loved our stay here - style is not trendy, more cosy and we liked that both for variety on our trip and at this stage of our travels ready for something more homely. Room comfortable, good shower etc. Liked the tea and coffee making facilities...More

Thank Tony and Sarah G
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 17 July 2017

Hi Guys, sorry for the late response...simply forgetful on my part. I do appreciate your thoughtful comments and was indeed very happy for you to stay with us and enjoyed our b/fast chatter. Hope you found time to enjoy your holiday being in so many...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We spent 4 nights in this most enchanting heritage building. Room was delightful, very spacious and the bed extremely comfortable. Marilyn (owner) is a very charming person, making you feel very at home as soon as you enter her house. Breakfasts were very tasty and...More

Thank jpmonte
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks do much for your kind words and review of your stay with us . So happy to hear you loved your time in Russell and Satying here. Lots of good wishes for the future...may you find other great B.& B's in N.Z. when you...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

We stayed in the cottage in the garden, which was spacious and comfortable (but some might find it dated). We took breakfast with other guests in the main house. Marilyn was a mine of useful information, and her breakfasts a culinary delight (although those who...More

Thank AndrewMarks31
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks Andrew. Your family were a delight and all very appreciative which makes my job much more worthwhile. the cottage was built as a beach/holiday bach for an anaesthetist @ Whangarei hospital back in the 1930's, so is indeed very old, all native timbers, but...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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US$199 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$199 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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"Rooms on ground floor, easy access."
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"the room that backs onto the kitchen may not suit a light sleeper"
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"Families want to stay in the seperate house and the Garden suit is perfect for couples wanting privacy."
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