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Cobden Garden Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 22 February 2014

Delightful Rayma and Phillip were certainly very welcoming and helpful with area activity suggestions and restaurants. Our bedroom was very spacious,spotless with a large bathroom!! Evening wine and canapes were certainly an added unexpected bonus. Breakfast delicious!!More

Thank sandyj70
Response from rajNapier, Owner at Cobden Garden Bed and BreakfastResponded 25 February 2014

Thank you for your very kind words and for taking the time to review us. Your grades are of interest to us and indicate that there are some things we can improve upon still. Of course some things cannot be changed but if you do...More

Reviewed 20 January 2014

What a pleasure to stay in this hilltop house in the wonderful Art Deco themed city of Napier. Great hosts who bring all guests (who want to) together at 1830 each evening for canapés and wines. Very helpful with recommendations for restaurants and activities. Lovely...More

Thank Alistair G
Response from rajNapier, Owner at Cobden Garden Bed and BreakfastResponded 25 February 2014

Thank you so much for your review. We are grateful that you took the time to write about the features of your stay and that you found it such a pleasure to stay with us. Those who do sample the convent eggs at breakfast have...More

Reviewed 18 January 2014

Beautiful house, great big room with everything you need, delicious breakfast, but best of all the delightful hosts. We would definitely stay again - might even return just to stay again, although it is a bit of a way from the UK!More

Thank Kate W
Response from rajNapier, Owner at Cobden Garden Bed and BreakfastResponded 25 February 2014

Well what a recommendation - travel all those miles to visit us again! We do hope you do! We really enjoy seeing people again. It feels like having friends visit and we do reward your loyalty with a discount. It is great your enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 5 January 2014

Rayma and her husband Phil clearly approach running their B&B as a vocation. Their home is an historic colonial house at the top of Bluff Hill , and so preserved in the 1931 earthquake, set in a delightful garden with views over the Bay. But...More

Thank SxO2013
Response from rajNapier, Owner at Cobden Garden Bed and BreakfastResponded 28 January 2014

Thank you so much for your review and for suggesting that guests should stay longer. We do try to give guests a great experience that makes it difficult to leave us but Hawke's Bay also offers so many opportunities to enhance your holiday. From the...More

Reviewed 5 December 2013

this is one of the most friendly places i have ever stayed in,the utmost attention is paid to your comfort,Rayma & Phillip pull out all the stops,tea on the veranda when you arrive, a little nightcap left in your room, but, they go way abovewhat...More

Thank wolfie57
Response from rajNapier, Owner at Cobden Garden Bed and BreakfastResponded 28 January 2014

Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased we were able to help you on your journey. The cat (Ronnie) is still making a great fuss of the visitors and has conned his way into bedrooms despite our policy of "no cats...More

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