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Reviewed 13 December 2014

Cant believe the reviews here saying this place is great it really is a hole and a dump . Must be a kiwi bach is a filhty dirty mess and not something a decent person would stay in Overpriced at $160 per night $50 PER NIGHT is more the price

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3Thank missy b
Ware, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Fabulous location, within the centre of rotorua and right on the water. Rustic charm as a true kiwi bach should be and inexpensive but can't understand the negative reveiw here the place was perfectly clean and tidy and the owners were lovely people.

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2Thank roddersAuckland
Takaka
Reviewed 26 April 2012

We spent 4 days in this house. It located just on the lake with nice view on sunrise and sunset. The house itself in old-style, but very nice and warm, comfortable beds, clean rooms, big TV. It was fantastic to swim in the lake and have a hot termal pool inside the house just after. The pool itself rather old,...

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1Thank Yulia N
christchurch
Reviewed 17 September 2009

You get what u pay for this place is overpriced in comparision to others in the area - yard is unsfe for children and there is a lot of rubbish in the yard unable to hang out clothes because the clotheline is falling down - the "cottage" is filthy dirty inside and the bathroom is a grotty shower bath arrangement...

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Address: 93 Whittaker St, Rotorua, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Number of rooms: 11
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