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Pen-y-bryn Lodge

Overview
41 Towey Street Between Arun Street and Perth Street, Oamaru 9401 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at Pen-y-bryn and were delighted with the room, the food, the great dinner conversation, and most especially the helpful, friendly presence of James and James, to say nothing of the near perfect meals. What a delight. Thanks for it all! Martha...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Martha C
Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review, and for spending part of your NZ holiday with us! We're so glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our overnight stay in the Park Room at Pen-y-Bryn was exceptional in every way. James the chef was on hand to greet us, before we had even got out of the car, and that friendliness continued throughout. The room was huge and contemporary with a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so very much for your visit with us, and thank you to your son for thinking of getting you a Luxury Lodges of New Zealand voucher to go toward your stay! I was very happy to have had the chance to meet you...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

A wonderful holiday experience with the two James boys. A big thankyou for owning and running one of NZ Heritage acomodation buildings. Two Americans with the knowledge of the buildings history and James, the cook is world class at preparing meals. James the gardner presents...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you very much for your review--I'm flattered by your compliment about our cuisine and gardens!

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Loved every aspect of our stay. James and James were amazing hosts...no detail was overlooked and we had many enjoyable chats about the home, area, and their experiences. The history of the lodge and town are very interesting and we found this stay to be...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you so much for your review--we're thrilled to have been the highlight of your time in NZ, a trip that I'm sure was filled with many highlights!

Reviewed 8 June 2018 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

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from James G, Owner at Pen-y-bryn LodgeResponded 9 June 2018

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!

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About
Description
This property is 12 minutes walk from the beach. This award-winning boutique hotel is in a hillside location, overlooking historic Oamaru with views of the sea and mountains. The property features extensive More verandahs, outdoor terraces and peaceful gardens. Facilities at Pen-y-bryn Lodge Oamaru include a billiard room, fitness centre, guest library, and a shared lounge with open fireplace and bar. Free Wi-Fi is available in all public areas and guest rooms. Each room includes bathrobes, cotton bed linen, and feather and down pillows. There is also an iPod docking station, alarm clock radio, and a modern bathroom with hairdryer in every room. Pen-y-bryn Lodge is a 5-minute drive from Bushey Beach, home to endangered yellow-eyed penguins. Oamaru Botanic Gardens, Forrester Art Gallery and North Otago Museum are 5 minutes’ drive. Guests can enjoy tea, coffee, biscuits, chocolates and fresh fruit in the dining room with log fireplace. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$399 - US$612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$399 - US$612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Oamaru
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guoying z
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."
SAH388
29 Mar 2018
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"The annex rooms are larger and newer. Lodge rooms are historic. Both are delightful."
Honeymoonforever
12 Jan 2018
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"We stayed in the Nest Room which is full of character, and very quiet. Lovely big bathroom."
CarolyneandMikeC
9 Jan 2018
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"Rooms overlooking the gardens are particularly nice."
SanFranciscoGuy634
31 Oct 2017
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