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Leigh Sawmill Cafe and Accommodation

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Oak Park, Illinois
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We wanted to like this place, but it was truly disappointing. We reserved our room for two nights, but after a storm which resulted in no water, we left after one. We travel frequently and understand that problems occur, but there was no one onsite to help us. We literally knocked on doors to get someone to help and he...

3Thank chitown879
Bishopsteignton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Stayed at Leigh Sawmill at short notice. It was convenient at the time, but they seemed to use their desire to be "green" as an excuse for not providing a standard of accommodation one would have expected for the price tag. Poor interior finish, grubby, mattress needed replacing - and very noisy fridge that we had to turn off overnight....

3Thank Mariananddavid
Auckland NZ
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Nice enough room and large. However the walls between guest rooms are paper thin and everything can be heard between rooms. It really lets this barn renovation down. Not romantic. Ants in bathroom weren't great, mirror not secured to wall properly and almost fell on to the floor. Carpet beetle a shame too. TV appears to get "turned off" by...

3Thank RollergirlAucklandNZ
Preston, Lancashire
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Stayed here overnight because of its convenience to Goat Island. Reception on arrival fairly average with little information provided but fortunately we knew were to go and what to do so it wasn’t an issue for us. We booked the apartment which is accessed though the dorm block adjacent to the laundry room. One of the largest rooms seen in...

1Thank T-SGlobetrotters
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We stayed here for one night in the dorms. The cafe itself is really nice, good craft beers and a nice atmosphere. It closes at 5pm on Monday to Wednesday, but there are places nearby to eat /drink in the evening. The accommodation is ok, standard dorm and nice enough bathroom. The kitchen really lets it down - it is...

3Thank lukehodson123
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We stayed here after a drive from Auckland airport. Arrived quite late but only for only one night to snorkel Goat Island the next morning. The place was fine for that. Price was as expected, room was a huge area with own seating outside. There was a large double furnishings basic but clean. Didn't eat there but seemed good atmosphere....

1Thank alison c
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I stayed here for only one night to snorkel Goat Island early the next morning, and it was fine for that. Check-in service at the bar / reception was unremarkably adequate. Price point was right. PROs: - reasonable price - Soap and towel provided - heater in room could be positioned near the bed - functional kitchen CONs: - only...

3Thank D C
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We stayed for a night in the apartment at the sawmill. It is a great space with ample room for entertaining and a fully equiped kitchen. The bed is comfy and the blackout curtains nake it a perfect space to catch up on some sleep. The apartment was spotless. The Sawmill is well established as the main entertainment venue at...

4Thank 247Travel
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

An enjoyable night away from the kids mixing good food, great beer and live music a combination of what we both enjoy... Accommodation nothing fancy but fine, comfortable and clean. The service not as good as it could be but the Food was fine and the beer as always fantastic.

4Thank kamus72
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I've stayed here several times over the past 5 years. Overall great place, memorable meal here of beautiful meal of fresh peas from their gardens and salmon. Accommodation needs updating and soon - a shower curtain has been ripped for over 3 years now! The one with the naked lady on it. Also TV and internet need updating I think....

1Thank Sonny J P

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Leigh Sawmill Cafe and Accommodation

Address: 142 Pakiri Rd., New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island
Price Range: $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Stay somewhere else”
Rabbity1, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Venue is popular book well in advance of social happening.”
wahinewha, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Avoid suites at all costs.”
  • Bugs everywhere.
  • Someones old dental floss in the bathroom
  • Crappy fridge and TV
pyronical, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The apartment offers the best option.”
  • Bathroom
  • Kitchen area
  • Bedroom area
T-SGlobetrotters, 22 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The apartment is the most expensive option but worth it for the self contained facilities.”
247Travel, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
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