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    Kippilaw House

    98 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

    The hosts at this unusual and characterful B&B are extremely warm & attentive. We too got upgraded to the large suite which is very spacious & private. They are happy to chat and advise or leave you in peace as you wish and they offer...More

    Thank Gar222013
    Response from kippilaw, Owner at Kippilaw HouseResponded 6 March 2017

    Our apologies in my delayed response. We value guests who take the time to write a review. Many thanks for your kind comments. Bill and I love what we do for summer, we are putting into practise our life time passion and training in hospitality....More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    Had a great 2 night stay at Kippilaw house - Margaret and Bill were fantastic and attentive hosts. Nothing was too much trouble. Margaret is a professional caterer and we had a fantastic gourmet dinner in house. We also joined them at the farmer,s markets...More

    Thank Antsyd
    Response from kippilaw, Owner at Kippilaw HouseResponded 13 January 2017

    Thank you for your kind words. Bill and I are professional hospitality hosts having been in the industry for many years. Now semi retired working summer season we love meeting lovely travellers making sure they leave Picton happy and had the best stay possible. Our...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    As I was a passenger on a cruise ship stopping in at Picton for a mere 12 hours, I had no need of accommodation. But I definitely had a yearning for a crayfish meal to mark the farewell of 2016. I tried to find a...More

    Thank Hetty B
    Response from kippilaw, Owner at Kippilaw HouseResponded 3 January 2017

    It was our pleasure meeting and hosting you for the meal of your choice. It was a great pleasure for me being able to sit and join you for lunch a luxury at this tins of the year. We were so busy talking and sharing...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2016

    We can't imagine a better experience than we had at Kippilaw House. From the initial greeting when Bill picked us up at the Ferry, to the beautiful home and magnificent room, to the truly superb home grown and home made food, Kippilaw House exceeded our...More

    Thank Marc M
    Response from kippilaw, Owner at Kippilaw HouseResponded 16 November 2016

    Thank you for your kind words after your recent stay with us at Kippilaw House. All our working lives we have been in the hospitality industry looking out and after guest/customers. It's a life style we both love. You were both a delight to have...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights on either end of walking the Queen Charlotte track and could not have wished for better hospitality and service (going the extra mile in so many thoughtful ways) by Marg (a trained chef) and her husband Bill. The accommodation...More

    Thank David W
    Response from kippilaw, Owner at Kippilaw HouseResponded 23 October 2016

    Thank you for your kind words. Bill and I love what we do , meeting delightful guests like you both on a weekly basis. Our many years as professionals in hospitality serves us well in out bed and breakfast. We know that the breakfast is...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$166 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    "Private large room with huge ensuite and sitting room upstairs"
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    "Both rooms are truly beautiful and fully appointed. See attached photos including our room upstairs."
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    "We were upstairs in a comfy room. Our daughter was in the study in a sleeper (which she said was a bit..."
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    "The suite has lovely views, good sun and privacy."
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