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The Ferry Bed & Breakfast

20/06/2017 21/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Hong kong
Reviewed 9 January 2012

I and my wife stayed there for 4 nights this Christmas. The place is so well decorated and furnished tastefully. Glenys n Kevin were very caring and attentive. You do not want to miss the homemade bread. If you like watching stars, do not mind to grab a blanket and watch them in front of the house. You will see...

Thank Anson W
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Our 2 kids loved staying in this lovely cottage where like others we had the whole house to ourselves, though we only used the 2 rooms we booked. Interesting period furnishings and nice touches like water carafes and glasses beside the beds. A famous dog - Buckley, who appears on the cover of a book about B&B dogs - and...

1Thank JTLC67
Reviewed 10 December 2011

We are three French seniors. Two nights in The Ferry. Whole house for ourselves, and plenty of wood in front of the cheminee. Much too short stay to appreciate the place. Glenis and Kevin did as much as they could for us: very warm welcome, delicious breakfast, fishing advices... What to say? Just perfect! Too bad this fantastic place is...

Thank Jacques R
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2011

We wanted to give our daughter and granddaughters some respite from earthquake damage in Christchurch. We had been before and remembered The Ferry for the hospitality. We had the whole house to ourselves and arrived to a very warm welcome and a wonderful log fire. Glenys and Kevin were excellent and friendly hosts. We were all able to relax and...

Thank David K
FerryQueenstown, Owner at The Ferry Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We really appreciate you taking the time to compile and submit your review. We really enjoyed having you stay with us again. Bringing your daughter and grand-daughters this time made it very special and we really hope to see you again on one of your future visits. Maybe next time your son in law will be able to come too....

Needingworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2011

We arrived after the historic snow storm and the Ferry B&B looked beautiful in the snow, with amazing views of the river and historic bridge. Glenys and Kevin were very welcoming and very helpful and knowledgeable of the local area, giving us advice on where to go and what to see. Glenys helped book our Jet Boat trip - which...

Thank JOT3879
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 August 2011

Warm, comfortable and with very welcoming hosts (even the four-legged kind!) We loved every minute of our stay here. We had a four year old with us and his comment sums it all up - "I loved being in the ferry house - it was AWESOME'. Oh yeah - and he named his lego dog Buckely - after Glenys and...

Thank AnneM2085
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 August 2011

Exceptionally walm welcome from the hosts and the log fire was sure welcome as well. The hosts were great with the children who had plenty to do like tagging along taking the dog for a walk, playing the board games, watching DVDs. The shotover river is beautiful, the river and historic bridge just meters away. The history is seen in...

Thank Ian R
Riverton, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 June 2011

It's quaint, very friendly, fabulous breakfasts,warm and cosy by the roaring fire, better than at home.!! A wonderful experience we will be doing again, loved every minute especially the the hosts. Highly recommend, especially if you want affordable luxury. Many thanks Gay

Thank Rivertonbnb
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2011

Glenys and Kevin have wonderful holiday accommodation in the heart of Central Otago. Perfectly positioned to access all the fun and action in and around Queenstown for winter and summer trips. They are friendly and helpful, making great efforts to maximize the enjoyment of your stay using their wide knowledge of all the area has to offer. The boys enjoyed...

Thank johngreenlanes
Reviewed 20 April 2011

Glenys and Kevin were great hosts, Kevin and Buck always ready for a walk along the river. The breakfasts were the best of our trip, we appreciated the sitting area, the location adjacent to the river was pretty with easy access yet no traffic. The room was comfortable with all amenities, and the sun shone which suited us perfectly!

Thank TandTToronto

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old World Elegance aptly describes this delightful B&B not just a place to stay, a feature of your holiday. Formerly a popular hotel for over 100 years, the B&B is now an historic landmark. Your hosts Mitzi and Dan enjoy helping you to make the most of your stay in Queenstown offering advice and information and making bookings for local attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ferry Bed & Breakfast

Address: 92 Spence Road, Lower Shotover 9371, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Lower Shotover
Price Range: €126 - €157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you have the room on the front side then it is O.K Not the one we were located in that did spoil it for us.”
mjvanlandeghem2, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“One room ensuite, 2 rooms share a bathroom at the moment.”
geoffw544, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There is only one room with an En Suite. The other two rooms share a bathroom.”
JudyF85, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Master room was delightful with an old "pull the chain loo", ensuite and roomy. Double room was lovely with a view of the garden. Shared bathroom for our group wasn't a problem. Twin room was quite small, good for kids, and friends, beds comfy and it worked. I would swap the beds to head and tail if possible. Or perhaps put in a set of bunks. Shared Bathroom.”
KiwiChris5, 30 Oct 2014 | Read review
“I don't think breakfast is included if you do end up renting the whole house.”
DES_and_DAS, 9 Aug 2014 | Read review
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