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Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We stayed at Tirimoana House for one night, but definetly we should have been there longer. The place has stunning views, the room was very nice and Michelle is lovely and an excellent host! The breakfast and dinner were exquisite, with an artistic presentation. It is also a plus to enjoy them with the views of the Bay. We totally...

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hello Ana R It is appreciated that you have submitted a review of your stay. I am humbled by your feedback and comments and we are delighted that you enjoyed the paradise of what is the Marlborough Sounds and specifically Anakiwa. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to making you welcome when you next visit Tirimoana House....

Pego Spain
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

When selecting places to stay over the internet, reading between the lines is essential. Sometimes you get it right, sometimes creative text and photography deceive you..., but not here! Tirimoana house will live up to your every expectation. The location, the rooms, the attention to detail and the wonderful food all add up to a high quality, beautiful experience. Add...

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hi tony_farmer, What a wonderful review. I am very humbled by your words and comments, but also delighted that your every expectation was met. Throughout your stay it was a pleasure to offer you my hospitality coupled with the services and facilities of Tirimoana House. Your recommendation is sincerely appreciated. Thank you for choosing to stay at Tirimoana House and...

Marlborough
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Highly recommended, we had a wonderful stay with Michelle who ihas a wealth of local knowledge and her culinary skills are superb, dinner and breakfast are a must. The stunning views from all rooms merely added to a wonderful and thoroughly enjoyable stay.

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Dear eflipp_895952, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay. I sincerely appreciate your comments and kind words. Likewise your recommendation is also very much appreciated. Thank you for choosing to stay at Tirimoana House, Best Wishes for your ongoing travel, Kind regards, Michelle

Woodbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Tirimoana House is set in a wonderful location at the end of Queen Charlotte's Sound. Our spacious room had spectacular views down the sound and a balcony. Michelle provided delicious breakfasts each morning and we also chose to have her tasty evening meals with excellent local wine. Recommended!

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hi suffolkmc, I appreciate that you have taken the time to review your time at my B&B Lodge. Your comments and feedback is very valued and I greatly appreciate your recommendation. Thank you for choosing to stay at Tirimoana House. Kind regards, Michelle

Bielefeld, Germany
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Michelle and Chris have been wonderful hosts - they made us feel very welcome and at home in their beautiful house with the most stunning view to the Queen Charlotte Sound. Our room was very cozy and quiet and the bed comfortable. The breakfast - served on the terrace if the weather was kind - was delicious and also the...

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hello Jahn H Thank you sincerely for your very kind and humbling words. Chris and I felt extremely privileged to be able to contribute to your Wedding ceremony and we are delighted that you enjoyed the services and facilities we offered. The history and energy of Tirimoana House is very much enriched by the celebration of your marriage. We wish...

Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 January 2016

What a friendly welcome. Chris and Michelle have performed an excellent service which hardly can be topped. Michelle is a super cook; what she prepared as dinners and breakfasts was so full of heartblood, creativity and improvisation, just culinarian wonders!

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hello khaag_662273, I am delighted you enjoyed my cooking and the foods that were presented for both Breakfast and Dinner. It is personally rewarding when we receive feed back and comments such as yours. It was a pleasure to offer you our services and hospitality. Thank you sincerely for choosing to stay at Tirimoana House. Kind regards, Michelle & Chris

London
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The room was AMAZING and the views outstanding. Friendly couple and a very enjoyable stay. Would however recommend not staying for the evening meal as it was overpriced and we were very surprised to see the wine added to our bill. We were not told at the time that this would happen and we thought for $65 a head(!) for...

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hi 756katherineb, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. Whilst pleased that you found your room comfortable and the views amazing, I am very disappointed that you raised absolutely no issues at the time of dining or on departure. Respectfully had you done so I would have embraced your feedback and made amendments immediately and as required....

Wilberforce, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Wow, what a beautiful house! We ended our trek on the QCS track here and it was just what we needed. The rooms are gorgeous and beautifully appointed with sophisticated style. Our bed was extremely comfortable and we just sank into the fluffy pillows! Michelle and Chris couldn't do enough to make us feel more welcome. Our dinner in the...

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hi TinaBennet, We are humbled by your review.and thank you for your acknowledgements and recommendation. It was a pleasure.to extend to you our services and hospitality and we trust you continue to enjoy your travels in this beautiful and spectacular country. Hopefully we can look forward to making you welcome on another occasion. Kind regards, Michelle & Chris

Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

We had a couple of day here whilst travelling around NZ. The views were wonderful and the breakfasts superb (smoked salmon and scrambled eggs to die for!). We also booked in for dinner one night --this was a set menu with other guests who are staying and again the food and company was excellent. The B&B is well placed for...

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hi Belinda W Thank you for reviewing your stay. I am very pleased you enjoyed your your time at Tirimoana House; it was a pleasure to offer you our hospitality. I am delighted you enjoyed my new Breakfast option of Smoked Salmon & scrambled eggs. Sorry about the tiny bathroom, however it is my belief that whilst very small it...

Mount Waverley
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We stayed at Tirimoana after finishing walking the Queen Charlotte track. It was very comfortable and cosy. The hosts are so welcoming and friendly and gave us the lift to the jetty. We enjoyed exceptional hospitality with absolutely superb Xmas dinner and specially prepared breakfast next morning.

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Michelle B, Owner at Tirimoana House, responded to this review

Hi sandler_helen, Thank you for posting a review of your stay. It was a pleasure to offer you our hospitality and we are delighted you enjoyed the Christmas Dinner. Your kind words are very much appreciated, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and best wishes for your travels in New Zealand. Kind regards, Michelle & Chris

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Embracing stunning sea views of the Marlborough Sounds, Tirimoana House is located 30 minutes drive from Picton, 25 minutes drive from Havelock, 55 minutes drive from the Marlborough Sounds Airport at Blenheim and 90 minutes drive from Nelson. Tirimoana House offers five elegantly furnished Rooms, all with en-suites. Each room has access to a balcony from which the Ocean and Mountain views over the Marlborough Sounds are spectacular. There is an open Guest Lounge available which is air conditioned in Summer and heated by an "open fire" in Winter. Gourmet Evening meals creatively prepared and presented by your Host Michelle are available 7 Nights and served either in the outdoor Courtyard or the Dining Room. Evening meals are at an extra cost and include complimentary canapes and one free glass of wine per Dinner Guest. Outdoors our facilities include a Swimming Pool and Spa Tub. Within a short walking distance or 5 minutes by car is the commencement of the Queen Charlotte Track. Also close by are Kayak's for hire, Boat cruises and those famous wineries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tirimoana House

Address: 257 Anakiwa Road | Marlborough Sounds, Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Anakiwa
Price Range: $202 - $369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tirimoana House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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