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Blacks Hotel

Corner of Ida Valley-Omakau Road & Swindon Steet,, Ophir New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Small town country pub that has made its mark on the tourist scene with the Rail Trail not far away. The pub has a great atmosphere and the food isn't too bad. The breakfast is ok, nothing different to what you'd drag out of your...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank RustyS215
Response from SamS6921, Owner at Blacks HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hello Rusty, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate all feedback our customers give us. We are slightly puzzled however, that you did not raise any concerns at the time of your stay. As you can see from our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were wowed by this country hotel. The fit out plus the Christmas decorations surpassed our expectations. The hosts were friendly, efficient and helpful. For dinner I had a delicious chicken curry and my husband had the squid and salad, and he said it was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 76janne
Response from SamS6921, Owner at Blacks HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We would love you to come backs soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a long standing icon in Ophir - an Art Deco hotel extended with smallish but well appointed rooms, while retaining the small pub atmosphere. On our first night we had a quite large visiting group and were provided with a first class buffet...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The food at this hotel is exceptional, both for seafood & red meat dishes. The atmosphere is inviting without being intrusive & the roaring log fire adds to the ambience. This town is full of history and a 30 minute, self guided street walk is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Royan765
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

A wee gem of a place well worth a visit if you are passing by. We had some mighty fine lamb and some tasty haggis. There is a good choice of craft beer from iconic Dunedin brewery Emersons - Didn't stay here but the accommodation...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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See why so many travellers make Blacks Hotel their small hotel of choice when visiting Ophir. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a quaint setting with an array of amenities More designed for travellers like you. Blacks Hotel offers special diet menus, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Blacks Hotel offers guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. While staying at Blacks Hotel, you may want to check out Pitches Store (0.4 km) which is a short walk away. During your visit, be sure to check out Ophir Post Office (0.5 km), which is a popular attraction within walking distance of the small hotel. At Blacks Hotel, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Ophir. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Awards & Recognition
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US$117 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Central Otago > Ophir
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$117 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Central Otago > Ophir
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"The Emersons pilsner was great, served in a pint .... bring it on"
6 Aug 2018
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"All the rooms have their own quirky fun theme."
30 Jul 2018
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"All rooms have a different theme."
27 Apr 2018
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"Garden facing rooms are great"
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