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Pen-y-bryn Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 2 nights at Pen-y- bryn in Oamaru. It was one of the highlights of our trip to New Zealand. James and James are wonderful hosts and the hotel is beautiful. So glad to have had the opportunity to stay here. Would highly recommend...More

Thank Peggy O
Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us! It’s so nice to hear that we were a highlight of your visit!

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Pen-y-bryn and enjoyed our stay so much. The place is absolutely gorgeous and there are a lot of pieces of art in the mansion. Our room was beautiful and the bathroom too (with a bathtub from the 1880s!). We...More

Thank Hélène S
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Pen-y-bryn was one of the highlights of our two weeks on the South Island. The historical home has been lovingly restored and you feel like a longtime friend of the owners from the moment you arrive. The property is owned and managed by James Glucksman...More

Thank pam b
Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review, and glad that our canine therapists, Ivan and Leo, were able to provide you some comfort while missing your own furry charges as you travelled around NZ! I’m sure they’re thrilled to have you back home!

Reviewed 30 March 2018

You must drive up the driveway surrounded by beautiful garden, to be greeted by James. After a warm welcome, we were taken to the Garden Suite and it was beautifully appointed, even down to the homemade fresh cookies. The super king bed was to die...More

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Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you for your review, and very glad you enjoyed our amenities and baked goods!

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

What a treat staying in this elegant homestead a short distance from Oamaru township. James and James are superb hosts ensuring that all comforts are catered for. My husband and I stayed 2 nights and ate in house both nights. The menu for the 4...More

Thank Anne Marie T
Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you Anne Marie for the wonderful review! I doubt you'll have put on too many kilos, based on the biking and walking you were doing during your stay with us! Have a great trip during the remainder of your time in NZ, and all...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$331 - US$546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$331 - US$546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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5 January 2015|
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谢谢您跟我们联系。我们当然欢迎您与您的孩子!希望能够跟你们下月见面!
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"The Garden Suite has beautiful views over the garden and has a large lounge area."
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"The annex rooms are larger and newer. Lodge rooms are historic. Both are delightful."
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"We stayed in the Nest Room which is full of character, and very quiet. Lovely big bathroom."
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"Rooms overlooking the gardens are particularly nice."
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