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The Manse

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“new zealand”(16 reviews)
“farm to table”(3 reviews)
“pet pig”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We will long remember our lovely stay for 3 nights at the Manse. There were 2 guest rooms in this former French Legation on a farm, evening cocktails and private dinners sourced from the farm prepared and presented by our attentive and friendly host and...More

Thank Gwen A
Response from grotnz, Owner at The ManseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much. Regards Gary & Dietske

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the Garden Suite and enjoyed the stay quite a lot. Hospitality - Dietske and Gary are wonderful hosts. Very friendly and helpful with recommendations and restaurants. Gary is also a superb cook - wonderful breakfasts and the dinner we had...More

Thank adamtope23
Response from grotnz, Owner at The ManseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much. Regards, Gary & Dietske

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in the River View Suite, a gorgeous and spacious suite with an unobstructed view of the valley, as The Manse is perched high up on a hill. The one picture of this suite on their website does not capture the...More

Thank karen o
Response from grotnz, Owner at The ManseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much!

Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. The Manse is definitely off the beaten path but that is what we loved about it. Due to the remote location and the great advice from reading TripAdvisor reviews we chose to dine here. Canapés and...More

Thank BrianandNaomi
Response from grotnz, Owner at The ManseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much!

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We had an exceptional three days with Gary and Dieske. They have a small farm with cows pigs and chickens. A vegetable garden and flowers abound. We too live on a farm and like Gary, I love to cook. So it was a special treat...More

Thank mwfield
Response from grotnz, Owner at The ManseResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you very much!

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$347 - US$581 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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