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Kirkland, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this property in Thames on our way to visit the Coromandel peninsula. Our stay was great, as the room was comfortable, with many extra touches that added pleasure to the stay. In the morning we were surprised even more, as the breakfast offered was a gourmet meal that included mostly home-made items. The quality and presentation was at...

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Aldo. We feel very flattered to be compared to a Parisian cafe! Reviews like this make us glad that we do what we do. It was a pleasure having the two of you here, and we welcome you back any time. I'm still feeling cross that NZ Post couldn't manage top deliver your charger within the 9 days...

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Adrienne and Garth are wonderful hosts. They offer great local touring advice and provide an amazing hot breakfast. Their immaculate home's elevated location overlooking the countryside is delightful. An outstanding accommodation.

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much Laurel. We loved having you here, and look forward to seeing you back this way one day.

Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Garth and Adrienne made us feel so welcome it was like a home from home. Our room, Neatherwood Suite, was better than many of the top class hotels we stayed in during our recent tour of New Zealand. It had the added advantage of the personal touch brought by our charming hosts. Breakfasts were a delight and the help and...

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Such a great review - thank you. It really is so easy for us, with the guests who come here. Always a great pleasure. Would love to see you down this way again one day.

Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Lovely B and B, great views from the terrace of surrouding countryside. Made very welcome,great room very quiet. Lovely breakfast. Good knowledge of area, places to visit, eat etc offered with detail on maps

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We love being able to share our knowledge of the local area and highlights with our guests. We'd love to see you down this way again some time.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Our stay here was awesome! They were very accommodating to us coming in late. They were friendly and helpful, giving us recommendations of where to eat in town and even letting us borrow their spade for Hot Water Beach. The room was very nice, and most importantly clean. Also, breakfast was delicious :-) We loved our stay here and we...

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review of us! It is always a pleasure hosting such gracious guests. Hope you can return some day....

Basel
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Garth and Adrienne were perfect hosts during our stay. The place was wonderful and the garden very inviting for a relaxing stay. The attention to detail is unmatched. Breakfast was tasteful and cooked to our own choice. Garth even went the extra mile and drove us to town for dinner!

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us. It was such a pleasure having you to stay. We look forward to your next visit! Cheers, G and A

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is the perfect place to stay and relax. The hospitality was excellent, breakfast was wonderful and the rooms were perfect. This was exactly what we needed to relax after a big trip around NZ. The attention to detail was second to known.

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Kimbo. It was our pleasure looking after you! The garden and spa is certainly a lovely place to relax and wind down. Glad you're home safely.

nassington
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This was our third stop for two nights, part of an extended 6 1/2 week holiday to New Zealand. It is a beautiful house, so much character with superb views in every direction. Both rooms we had were very well equipped and the breakfasts were first class, Lucy & Martyn are still talking about the pancakes ! Garth and Adrienne...

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your glowing review! Glad to hear that you got home to the UK safely. It was a pleasure meeting the three of you, and helping out with your day tripping. Big "Hi" to Martyn. I hope Lucy has managed the knack of pancake making for him. Cheers :)

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We found ourselves at the end of our trip through NZ at a comfortable and clean accomodation with fly screens, tasteful cooked breakfast of one's own choice , nice and friendly hosts, helpful daytrips, little bar of honest.

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. Glad that you enjoyed your time exploring the Coromandel.

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Cotswold Cottage is a neat little place with fantastic hosts. Beautiful setting near the small river. Overlooking fields, racecourse and surrounding mountains. Bed was comfortable and really nice room and bathroom. Home cooked hot breakfast in the morning was an awesome treat. There are three rooms in total and it was nice chatting to other travellers and sharing stories. Short...

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CotCot2014, Owner at Cotswold Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review you two. It was nice that you chose to spend part of your honeymoon at Cotswold Cottage. You were so friendly and engaging with our other guests - it always makes for a good stay for everyone. All the very best from us!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cotswold Cottage is a historic 1920 villa just one hour from Auckland airport. Gorgeous views of the river, mountains, valley and the sea in the distance. Complimentary afternoon tea on arrival. Continental and cooked breakfast. Free wifi. Spa pool and guest BBQ. Guest rooms all have private access opening on to a sunny terrace. Toiletries, hair drier, bath towels, TV, electric blankets, heater, tea and coffee making facilities in each room. Dinner can be provided by prior arrangement. Well situated for a quick trip from Auckland airport, and driving around the Coromandel Peninsula - close to Bay of Plenty and Rotorua. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cotswold Cottage

Address: 46 Maramarahi Road | Totara, Thames 3578, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Price Range: RM484 - RM692 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cotswold Cottage 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“all rooms are good”
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“The Aynsome room is boxed in between other guest rooms”
 of 5 bubbles BasC_11, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There are 3 rooms and probably better to get the one on the end furthest from the house has the best views..”
 of 5 bubbles 640christiner, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the end with a view over the garden and race course.”
 of 5 bubbles Bintang4U, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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