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“farm stay”(12 reviews)
“farm tour”(3 reviews)
“great farm”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is one of the few highlight in our trip. Jennie is a great host. Grant is a friendly and funny guy. The kids are amazing too. The Gibsons have a great knowledge of farming and they are willing to share with us. The best...More

Thank Sherly627
Response from fallenfarmgirl, Owner at Gumtree FarmstayResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review about your stay with us. It's really appreciated. It makes me so happy to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable one. We all really enjoyed meeting you both and hopefully we'll...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Jennie and her family are so friendly. We love her clean, beautiful and spacious house. Breakfast is abundant and tasty. The farm tour is a must see because it lets us feel the unique fun of farm stay. We miss Jennie, sheeps and the three...More

Thank Chan K
Response from fallenfarmgirl, Owner at Gumtree FarmstayResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you so much for leaving a review about your stay at Gumtree. Love how you wrote 'working/pet' dogs as that is very true, our dogs are far too spoilt!!

Reviewed 19 March 2017

What a lovely place! Jennie really is the real deal and so is this bed & breakfast. We were a bit surprised to really be staying in their home with them. We had our own huge, lovely bathroom right across the hall from our room....More

Thank ftworth11
Response from fallenfarmgirl, Owner at Gumtree FarmstayResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for the great review. LOVED the photos you put up (except for the dorky one of me lol). It's great to see our farm through another's eyes.

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Jennie and her family are absolutely great hosts. They are not your typical commercial farm but more of a family hobby and lifestyle choice they have made. You get to see a variety of animals and I had my first experiences with the alpacas. Depending...More

Thank BlackCoookie
Response from fallenfarmgirl, Owner at Gumtree FarmstayResponded 24 February 2017

Thanks so much for your great review. I really appreciate your feedback. Hey sorry, it seems I must have forgotten to show you where the gumboots are kept! We have spare gumboots for guests to clomp about in so you don't have to worry about...More

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We wanted a farmstay experience was out of giving our little girl a closer contact with sheep and get to know a farm's daily life. We searched websites and finally chose Gumtree our detination. Now we are back from New Zealand, we still miss the...More

Thank Lai-Ching K
Response from fallenfarmgirl, Owner at Gumtree FarmstayResponded 14 February 2017

Thanks so much Kuo family for your great review. It always makes me really happy when I get feedback from guests saying that they enjoyed their stay with us. Come visit us again sometime!

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$93 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$93 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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13 August 2016|
Response from fallenfarmgirl | Property representative |
Hi Amber. Thank you for your question. Sorry no, we are a farm stay only (accommodation inside our home) - we do not have the facilities of a caravan park. There are however a many good van parks located in and around Oamaru... More
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"if not booking the dinner with Jennie, it is better have dinner in the town before heading back the farmstay."
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