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We stayed at Rosie's before and after an overnight trip on Doubtful Sound. As it was shortly after Christmas, Rosie and Alistair also had their family staying, but they could not have been more welcoming and helpful. Both rooms we used were clean and comfortable,...More
1 Thank Sarah M
Response from Rosie P, Owner at Rosie's Homestay BackpackersResponded 19 February 2016
Many thanks for your comment on staying with us. We thoroughly enjoy seeing people getting out in Fiordland and having experiences that really get you in touch with this very special environment that is on our doorstep.
23 years ago Rosie literally gave over her home for backpackers. She and family moved upstairs and left the rest for your convenience. You have full access to her very clean kitchen (with glasses, cups, pans, plates and utensils etc), lounge and bathrooms. There are...More
I stayed with an American friend on our way to Milford Sound last November. I had been travelling for a month at that point and the warm, friendly service and homely surroundings made a real impression on me. Rosie and Alistair were genuinely interested in...More
Stayed here a month or 2 ago, we had been camping previously but the rain got so bad we decided to splash out on a room! We knocked on so many hotel doors but all were fully booked, then we finally found rosies and it...More
We visited Rosie's for one night, stayed in a double room.
-easy and fast booking and check in
-Place is clean
-Kitchen is clean and fully equipped.
-room is icy cold even with the tiny heater turned on
- The wall is very...More