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    The French Country House

    163 Esdaile Road | Pahoia, Tauranga 3180, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed over recently. Fantastic experience. Everything was perfect. The house, the view and the service. Kay our hostess was incredible!!! Her personal attention, (not forgetting Freddie), made us feel most welcomed and relaxed. A special treasure not to be missed. Thanks Kay, for making our...More

    Thank Chong A
    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    Incredibly fantastic time which we would never forget. We were the only guest when we stayed there and used Blue Room which had an extra bed and loft which our girls loved so much! A little walk within the boundary and feeding donkeys were great...More

    Thank leann795
    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    The exquisite atmosphere of character and personal attention created by the beautifully attentive actions of Kay combine with the French charm of the House to create the most wonderful experience of peace and caring. The French Country House charm within the house is wonderfully enhanced...More

    Thank TM47
    Response from 988kayp, Manager at The French Country HouseResponded 5 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your beautiful words. We feel so blessed to have such wonderful guests staying with us here at The French Country House... Thanks for the memories and your beautiful comments. A heartfelt THANK YOU!!! Kay and Freddie

    Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

    Me and my beautiful wife had the privilege of staying here on our wedding night. The place is simply incredible, photos do not do it justice. Everything was perfect, service was amazing and our room was simply stunning. Can't wait for our next visit!

    Thank Sam B
    Response from 988kayp, Manager at The French Country HouseResponded 12 April 2017

    What a wonderful way to start your married life together! Thank you so much for sharing your wedding day with us here at The French Country House - these are the moments we cherish... We can't wait to see you again...

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    Here you will find a special treasure, not only in the charming essence of this unique accommodation, but especially so in Kay your wonderful hostess (and her trusty companion Freddy). From the moment you arrive you know you are very welcome and cared for when...More

    Thank fablady2017
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$567 - US$689 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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