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    Doolan's Country Retreat

    165 Dalbeth Road, Rotorua 3072, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Doolan’s Country Retreat is tucked away amidst the rolling hills just outside of Rotorua, and offers 360 degrees of enchanting countryside views. It is within about 10-15 minutes driving of the downtown restaurants and spas, yet far enough away where you feel completely transported into...More

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    Response from bedfordstreet, Owner at Doolan's Country RetreatResponded 4 days ago

    Many thanks for your wonderful review, happy holiday .Christine

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Had one night at Doolan’s Country Retreat. Owned and operated by Christine the accommodation consists of four bedrooms, with a fabulous open plan lounge/breakfast area, looking onto lovely grounds and great views. The room was very clean and offered everything we needed. Breakfast was lovely,...More

    1  Thank LOPont
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Paradise pure and simple is the experience that awaits any guest to Doolan's Country Retreat. Just when you think,"It couldn't get any better than this," Christine will surprise you. She anticipates any need you might have or didn't realize that you did. This jaw-dropping property...More

    1  Thank Giselle_H_Ratain
    Reviewed 12 November 2017

    The charm begins as you turn onto the winding lane to the bed and breakfast. Christine greeted us as we drove in, showed us to our room and provided great information about activities in the area. Our room was wonderful, the breakfasts were tremendous and...More

    1  Thank Bloem742
    Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

    Hadnt previously stayed in a B and B but this definately set a high standard. Christine is delightful,the house and rooms are very pleasant and clean and the views are spectacular. I highly recommend staying there.

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    • US$154 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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