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    Chestnut Lane Cottage

    4 Chestnut Lane | Eldonwood, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 5045
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    Reviewed yesterday

    My mum and I spent 3 nights at Chestnut Lane in early December – our only regret is that we couldn’t stay longer. Kathleen and John have a B&B in their lovely house, as well as a separate self-contained guest cottage. We stayed in the...More

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    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    6 of us stayed for 3 nights, and what a joy it was. John and Kathleen are the perfect hosts - considerate, generous and hospitable but without ever being intrusive. Our friend and her 2 kids stayed in the cottage, which was just lovely, and...More

    Thank Malaytraveller48
    Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 7 October 2017

    Hello Malaytraveller in Melbourne. Thank you so much for coming to stay with us and for bringing your friends with you. It was lovely having you here for the 3 nights, we are very happy you enjoyed your stay. We always love having children in...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Chestnut cottage is a lovely house right at the end of a lane, overlooking fields. It’s a very quiet location. It was recommended to us by friends when we decided to go to Hobbiton which is about 20 mins drive away. Kathleen had sent us...More

    Thank Josiane G
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    When staying in Matamata we selected Kate & John´s Chestnut Lane Cottage. Not only a beautiful place to stay with all amenities included but also our perfect hosts, and lovely couple, Kate and John made our stay a unique experience. If we are back in...More

    Thank lopezclo
    Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 1 week ago

    Hi there in Uruquay. How lovely to see your review, thank you so much. We did enjoy meeting you both, it was great to chat with you at breakfast time. Thank you very much for coming to stay with us. We hope you will be...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    What a beautiful cottage in a quite out of the way location. Only a couple of minutes drive into the centre of town. Perfect for a couples get away. We went to Hobbiton and then stayed here after a great Italian meal in town.More

    Thank Jai I
    Response from Kathleen_and_John, Owner at Chestnut Lane CottageResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much Jai for coming to stay in our cottage and thank you for writing a review for us, we do appreciate feedback from our guests. It was lovely to meet you and your friend. Warm regards to you both from Kathleen and...More

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    25 February 2017|
    Response from Kathleen_and_John | Property representative |
    Hi Ethan, sorry that happened, I don't know what the problem would have been, we are all really good thank you. Try emailing me now. Warmest regards Kathleen
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from Kathleen_and_John | Property representative |
    Hello yes we can certainly accommodate 4 adults, thank you for your enquiry. Kind regards Kathleen
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    25 June 2016|
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    Response from GrahamStJ | Reviewed this property |
    No, the group would be too large for the accommodation, which, nevertheless, is very good.
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    "All rooms are excellent"
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    "Book the guest house for complete kitchen and your own sunset deck."
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    "Cottage offers privacy and the house has 2 bedrooms"
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    "We stayed in the unit adjacent to the main house which was beautiful Breakfast was served in the main house"
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