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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed 3 nights at Skibo. Our hosts were most helpful. Nothing was too much trouble and the breakfasts were magnificent! Clean comfortable and well located in Methven. We would certainly stay again.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Skibo House recently to walk in the Alps near Mt Hutt. It was an excellent place the be based. Lovely warm house and we had a bedroom overlooking the mountains. Everything was wonderful with comfortable bed and soft sheets and very clean bathrooms. Shampoo, towels etc all provided. Our hosts Lizzie and Johnny were so welcoming and knowledgeable...

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Thank Joanmeakins
skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much ! Was fun to host you both, and so pleased you enjoyed the time you had out on our gorgeous walking track.

Sydney
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I will keep this brief. Skibo is amazing...I am trying to plan my next skiing holiday to stay there. Lizzie and John are amazing hosts and the breakfast is to die for! Thanks again. Look forward to visiting again.

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Thank marckietan
skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review, we really enjoyed meeting you and your darling family. Lizzie

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Skibo House is without a doubt the perfect place to stay at Methven. Lizzie and John are welcoming hosts and will ensure you feel at home and cook you an amazing breakfast in the morning! It's only a minute walk from the centre of Methven and its restaurants and pubs. The room was warm and comfortable and the Wifi was...

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Thank Andrew V
skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much, so good to know you liked it here at Skibo, come back anytime!! Lizzie

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Lizze and John were wonderful and welcoming hosts great fun to chat away to in the mornings. Located a short walk to all the pubs and food As per every other review breakfast was a treat wonderful eggs and bacon plus porridge or hotcakes great to charge up for a long day skiing comfortable bed and little sink for brushing...

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skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the kind review, You were both lovely guests and we enjoyed meeting you. Lizzie

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Just had a lovely relaxing four nights with Lizzie and John at Skibo. What a great little find! You couldn't ask for friendlier hosts, the rooms were a good size and nice comfy beds, lovely guest lounge for relaxing in front of the fire and chatting with other guests. And the breakfast... Porridge, bircher muesli, freshly cooked bacon and eggs...

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skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, we loved having you to stay and hope you will come back. Lizzie

Noosa, Australia
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Family of 5, skied in Mount Hutt, on our way to Wanaka. We stayed 2 nights at Lizzy and John's B&B. It was a great experience! We had the 3 rooms upstairs and enjoyed the lounge area and its fireplace. The place is clean, comfortable and Lizzy and John are lovely and friendly people! Last but not least, Lizzy makes...

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skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the review, glad you enjoyed Methven, the skiing and staying here at Skibo. Come back anytime. Lizzie

Tewantin, Australia
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Booked online..Lizzy..owner.very friendly and helpfull.We had downstairs self contained with ensuite..clean and comfortable..a little noisy with upstairs guest noise of footsteps. .lo ely cosy communal lounge with fire..great breakfast cooked by Lizzy and her trusty assistant. .husband. .great stay..well done great value..happy to recommend.

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skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review ...so pleased you liked it here. Lizzie

Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Very comfortable and very clean room. We stayed 2 nights while visiting friends in town. It was hot and windy, so we loved the air conditioner. Fantastic breakfast. Best of all we enjoyed chatting with Lizzie.

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skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much!! loved having you to stay ...so inspiring xx

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We stayed one night in this delightful B & B. We were made very welcome and given information about the area. The house and gardens are lovely but the real delight of the place is the home cooking. We were greeted with tea and cake and the breakfast was wonderful - the best home made Bircher muesli imaginable! The room...

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skibug82, Owner at Skibo house B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review ...we loved meeting you both and we're very pleased you enjoyed your stay.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury at budget prices..we offer a smart, clean home away from home.breakfast is healthy,with fresh free range eggs and locally produced bacon. Vegetarians and gf catered for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Skibo house B&B

Address: 82 Forest Drive | Mt Hutt Village, Methven 7730, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Methven
Price Range: €76 - €81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The bedroom downstairs is the largest with it's own ensuite and self catering facilities, as well as a set of bunk beds, but it's the most expensive. Bedrooms upstairs have a shared bathroom and views of the mountains.”
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“All rooms are great, the area is quiet. There are downstairs and upstairs adult and family rooms with play equipment for children”
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