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113 Rue Jolie, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

We had a great stay. Jackie and Tim were so welcoming and their eye for detail was fantastic. Everything had such an old-world charm to it, from the beautiful guest room, to the lovely shared lounge and the most welcoming dining room. Breakfast was also...More

Thank Libbie F
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I drove to Akaroa from Christchurch on a blustery, rainy day... we were looking forward to staying at the nice B&B we had picked out. What we couldn’t have known was that it would be one of the highlights of our 3...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The historic building has been converted to a BnB, a comfortable lounge with fireplace and charming dining room are shared spaces, guest rooms have ensuite so privacy is ensured. Hosts are a lovely English couple, if you are very lucky you may meet Margo the...More

Thank PeterPed
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We were warmly welcomed by Jackie and Tim who quickly made us feel at home in their pretty b&b. A warm log fire in the shared lounge was appreciated when rain and cool air was to be found outside. Many antiques mix with modern additions...More

Thank GKTravellers
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We feel fortunate to have chosen this place to stay for many reasons. The B & B is a picturesque cottage conveniently located to shops and restaurants. The rooms are tastefully decorated. The bed and bedding were excellent. And, as if that was not enough,...More

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Description
French Bay House is a beautiful historic villa in the heart of Akaroa. It is the most photographed house in the village due to the stunning gardens and its iconic architectural style. The house is situated close to ...More Beach Road where you will find a number of shops and restaurants along the water front and is within easy walking distance to the wharf where you can catch a number of different boats to see the dolphins and penguins which live in the harbour. The perfect spot for a relaxing stay! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$162 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$162 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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Traveller (40)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (7)
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"Choose Mount Bossu for the best room and view"
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"There's one downstairs room and 3 upstairs all of which seemed great."
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"The location of the house ensured a quiet location. I imagine all rooms, share the same disposition"
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"Upstairs has a view"
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