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Ounuwhao Harding House

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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

With no prior booking, we stumbled across this picture pretty 1930's home with a separate cottage. Marilyn runs a B and B with several rooms in the house all with ensuites and a cottage for families . Nothing is lacking . Set on a beautiful...More

2  Thank Amanda F
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 7 April 2018

Great review and another VERY happy guest. So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and it's lovely to have our efforts so appreciated. Safe journeys and hope you find other "gems" like ours. All the best, Marilyn,

Reviewed 4 April 2018

After our stay at the Ounuwhao Harding House, we finally decided we are not advocates for the B&B experience! Marilyn was a welcoming host and the house was very beautiful and in a good position. However, we felt that Marilyn's taste should not have extended...More

1  Thank Lhasabelle
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 6 April 2018

I am sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your night with us. The house interior is not like a motel or a hotel room, which are sometimes bare and with no wow factor, but I understand if it wasn't to your liking: however it is...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

We stayed in this B&B in March just a couple weeks ago. As we have travelled all over Europe and Canada frequently staying at B&B’s we are well aware what most B&B’s have to offer. This was no doubt at the top of our list!...More

1  Thank Lloyd N
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 19 March 2018

THANK YOU so much guys. You were a delight to have as guests in my home. Thoroughly enjoyed the b/fast conversations and commaraderie and would certainly look forward to hosting others from your circle of friends and family. God bless you both: stay happy and...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

Four of us (2 x couples) stayed in Calvert Cottage at Ounuwhao B&B for four days in March. It was ideal. The location was great. The house is in the lush gardens of Ounuwhao B&B, with views directly to lovely Matauwhi Bay (home of the...More

Thank Constant-traveller48
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 12 March 2018

Great review and feels good to be appreciated too. I loved having you guys to stay. Great people with generous encouragement of Russell. PLEASE COME AGAIN. We'd love to have you. All the very best, Marilyn N

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We were planning to stay 3 nights,but one was enough. Despite our expectations, our front room had no ensuite and we had to go across the hall to use the bathroom. The place is full of quilts and knicknacks, it has a musty smell and...More

Thank LynR209
Response from Hopeave, Owner at Ounuwhao Harding HouseResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Lyn, You booked though Expedia and this is the room you booked, so there are no excuses as to where you were you staying.. We do have night locks on all the bedroom doors. Unfortunately we couldn't move you rooms as we were busy....More

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"If we were staying longer the cottage would be fabulous"
1 Feb 2018
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"Rooms on ground floor, easy access."
19 Apr 2017
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"the room that backs onto the kitchen may not suit a light sleeper"
5 Mar 2017
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"They are all quiet."
24 Feb 2017
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US$190 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsRussell
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