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    Archer House

    75 Queen Street, Westport 7825, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 February 2014

    This is a B & B with a difference and definitely one for the slightly independent traveller. The house is owned by a fashion designer who uses it occasionally but in the meantime makes it available to travellers. The room we had was good, the...More

    Thank Robinhood1
    Response from Archerhouse, Manager at Archer HouseResponded 13 February 2014

    Hi Lindsay, we fully appreciate the time you have taken to write a review for Archer House and that you enjoyed your time with us. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in New Zealand and arrived home safely and have lots of happy...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2013 via mobile

    We found this place on line and ummed and ahhed about booking it. We are glade we chose it because it had the most amazing character to it. We had the whole place to our selves the fist night and had a good look around....More

    Thank Alan L
    Reviewed 11 May 2013

    Arthur House is certainly different and very interesting. We stayed for one night before travelling over Lewis pass to meet up with friends. Jackie and Charles were excellent hosts providing a super breakfast and an insight to the history of the house. They manage the...More

    Thank Jaybly
    Reviewed 20 April 2013

    Fabulous place to stay, fabulous hosts. Don't stay anywhere else! The rooms are so comfortable, the lounge rooms relaxing, and the breakfast sensational. Make sure you book ahead - even though we didn't.

    Thank Rickylee207
    Reviewed 18 March 2013

    What a wonderful old villa...we were welcomed by Jackie and shown to our room...which was large and sunny ...with antique furniture and a modern en suite. She showed us round the house ... 2 lounges with a large tv in one and comfortable couches...and a...More

    Thank LyndyNZ
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$154 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Westport
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    Room Tips
    "I believe there are only 3 rooms and all are gorgeous; if you can stay here, you're in for a treat."
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    "Our room was quiet and I would expect that they all are equally quiet."
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    "We had the room with the large bathroom, it was great!"
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    "We had the blue room...it was sunny and in the front if the house"
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