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Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

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2 Plymouth Street, Whanganui 4500 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Family Rooms
Concierge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews guest house private double room shared bathroom cooked breakfast min walk the kitchen new owners place to stay free wifi hostel alice nz hens
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start. We were given a great reception by our hosts including a tour of this lovely house and a brief history. The Braemar doubles as a B&B and a YHA hostel. My wife and I stayed as hostel guests but the standard...More

Thank David Y
Response from Braemar-House-NZ, Owner at Braemar House B&B and YHA HostelResponded 1 week ago

It was great having you stay with us. We enjoyed the discussions on gardening, life in the UK and NZ, your travels, experiences in Wanganui, etc. Enjoy the rest of your travels in NZ and we look forward to hosting you again in the near...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Calvyn and Alice are two of the nicest people you will ever meet. Helpful, kind, accommodating… we couldn’t have asked for a better place to stay. Immaculately clean bathrooms, comfy bedrooms and superb and abundant breakfast. Location can’t be beat either. Away from the center...More

Thank julia g
Response from BraemarInnKeeper, Owner at Braemar House B&B and YHA HostelResponded 23 August 2018

It was great having you stay with us at Braemar House and hearing about life in Roma! Enjoy the rest of your travels in NZ and I hope you get to meet and see that elusive kiwi! Please visit again!

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Hostel lovely, staff very nice and welcoming, great facilities (huge kitchen, free wifi...), very quiet and clean ! A good place to rest when you travel ! We were very happy with my friends we enjoyed our time !

Thank Anais G
Response from BraemarInnKeeper, Owner at Braemar House B&B and YHA HostelResponded 7 April 2018

Glad you enjoyed your stay even though it was short. We appreciate your feedback. Enjoy your travels in New Zealand. Regards Alice

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Great hostel in a beautiful old house just a short walk from everything Whanganui has to offer. Owners couldn't have been friendlier or more helpful. Free WiFi, nice kitchen and lounges plus great gardens to hang out in. Awesome friendly dogs. Only slight downside was...More

Thank Albadave
Response from BraemarInnKeeper, Owner at Braemar House B&B and YHA HostelResponded 27 February 2018

Great to have you staying with us. We enjoy meeting everyone from all over the world! Enjoy the rest of your travels in this great country and please call in again.

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful house, fully stocked kitchen, great facilities, laundry available, free wifi, lovely owner... Just a perfect place to spend the night! Really close to supermarkets and takeaways. Wonderful!!!

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Response from BraemarInnKeeper, Owner at Braemar House B&B and YHA HostelResponded 5 February 2018

Great having you stay with us! Enjoy the rest of your travels in NZ!

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Historic Braemar House, built in 1880, is adjacent to the banks of the Whanganui River and close to Victoria Avenue, one of New Zealand’s prettiest high streets. We are also a short walk to the Whanganui city centre More & many tourist attractions. Braemar House offers a wide range of accomodation options to suite all needs & budgets, with (new) free high speed, unlimited WiFi for all guests. The Deluxe B&B wing includes 7 unique private rooms with shared bathroom facilities and a nearby Lounge and Dining room where breakfast is served. The YHA hostel accommodation includes private Family/Group, Double and Twin cabins and two budget-friendly hostel dorm rooms with bunk beds. We have a large communal hostel kitchen (including a communal fridge) and dining room for all your meal needs. We also have a comfortable hostel lounge with a television and board games, cards and a small book swap library. Braemar House also has a Bbq area, outdoor pizza oven(new) and garden to enjoy. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$18 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$18 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
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"In a front room, but outside sounds of traffic and heavy rain not heard. it was a delightful atmosphere and..."
RevDrChunillal
1 Jun 2017
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"4-share dorm has small beds, can't recommend them for tall people"
Philipp791
15 Apr 2016
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"I choose room 2 as I did not particularly want to have an exterior door that opened into my room."
anniep584
21 Nov 2015
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"We stayed in the separate YHA hostel but wished we had stayed in the B&B it is so glorious."
Richard1912
7 Mar 2015
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