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Alpenhorn has a distinct alpine and homely rustic feel. Fabulous facilities include, central heating & log burner, free spa, internet, espresso coffee & fresh linen. Fully equipped kitchen & laundry. We are a small, friendly backpackers that sleeps a maximum of 17 people, so if you're looking to get away from the bustle of a larger backpackers or are a larger group wanting to have the place to yourselves, we are what you are looking for.
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Highly recommend Alpenhorn Chalet in Methven. The rooms have loads of character. There is a nice fire and large communal kitchen area with everything that you need. Out the back in the conservatory is a super warm spa pool. The host Kaye was completely friendly, kind and
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Stayed a couple of nights at Alpenhorn Chalet. Really warm and friendly chalet, the owner, Emma was so friendly and chatty. We stayed in Mt Cook ensuite which had a super large and comfy bed. The bathroom and shower were fine. The shared kitchen was well equipped and a really
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Such a fabulous place to stay, we cannot recommend enough!! We initially planned on staying 2 nights but ended up being 5! Emma and Tony were so friendly and welcoming. Thanks to them both for providing a warm safe haven (and espresso) during some pretty bad weather!
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Stayed for 3 days, 2 nights, when I'm in Methven for skiing up in Mt Hutt. Got to arrive there and depart there via bookings made with methven travel shuttle. Warm and cosy living environment. Friendly and welcoming hosts, Tony and Emma! Stay also includes free wifi too! Thank
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This is a wonderful welcoming place to stay. Great hosts Beautiful rooms Convenient. Great bed. Free wifi everywhere The kitchen/living room is great - I didn't bother going out because it was nicer to stay in and cook. There is also a fabulous sunroom/conservatory looking
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"all the rooms are quiet. There is a domitary as well. I sleep in the room with double bed, nice, cosy, warm."
"only 1 ensuite double room"
"For added privacy you could get a double room with ensuite."
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionMethven
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