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    Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

    17 Waitomo Caves Road | Rd 7, Otorohanga 3977, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 1259
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good25%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible8%
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 28 January 2016

    It's a family-owned place with very enthusiastic hosts. The rooms are very comfortable, the breakfast is wonderful and plentiful and the animals are just superb! It's a very nice place to spend some time in!

    Thank Maria K
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 29 January 2016

    Thank you for your encouragement - we appreciate that you took the time to review and enjoyed being part of the "Big Bird Family" ! All the best for the future

    Reviewed 24 January 2016

    We had a wonderful stay for 1 night. Nice and big room, very confortable. We had a great evening and had dinner with our hosts. Delicious breakfast with a big Ostrich omlet. The farm is a very nice and charming country place. The mini farm...More

    Thank Oriana P
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 26 January 2016

    Great to add a little bit of "Country/Mini-Magic Charm" to your Waitomo visit. Thank you for your kind review - you are welcome back anytime! All the best for the future , Kind Regards, Ann & Ross Barnes at Big Bird

    Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here with some friends for 2 nights in total. It's a lovely little bnb about 10 minutes from the caves. We rented a chalet which included a little kitchen which was super useful as we could cook our own dinner. Breakfast was really nice...More

    Thank Eleonora1234567890
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 23 January 2016

    Thank you for your review. There is a "relaxing" vibe when you introduce animals into the equation....."animal therapy" while on holiday! We are all relaxed and friendly here at Waitomo Big Bird! Ann & Ross

    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    Our family stayed here for two nights in October 2015. The kids loved it - especially my four year old. She hasn't stopped talking about it - she keeps asking when we're going back to NZ to stay on the farm. She got to feed...More

    Thank CherryJam9
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 20 January 2016

    It is so nice to receive such positive reviews months later, when most "memories" have faded - to find Waitomo Big Bird B&B & Petting Farm has made such an impression on the "little people". "Special memories that last a life-time" is what I love...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I loved our stay at the big bird! Ann and Ross were incredibly warm and hospitable!! Our room was clean and the food was good. just outside our chalets were the ostriches, lamas, miniature horse and donkey...!!! The experience was beautiful!! To...More

    Thank Dipanshu S
    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 14 January 2016

    Thank you so much for your kind review - it was a pleasure to have you enjoy "Our World" for a short stay. We look forward to your "return visit" as friends! Ann & Ross

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    About
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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Otorohanga
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    "Great for kids"
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    "There are "cottages" which give you more privacy, have kitchens, etc. But we liked being closer in..."
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    "We had the 'backpacker room' with two twin beds. The room was small but comfy."
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    "Book in Waitomo itself and if you have children then visit the Big bird for a tour."
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