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Plymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 April 2013

We would agree with an earlier reviewer about Charming Creek B&B being unique. The main reason for this is because of its location directly across from a long West Coast-type beach. A bit behind the house is an almost-defunct (?) coal mine, but that doesn't affect the warmth of the accommodations. It does mean that the view is definitely adjacent...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Would definitely recommend here to stay, it was probably the best accommodation of our 10 night trip. Situated directly across from the beach, you could hear the sea on a night. Fantastic clean, extremely comfortable room. Lovely breakfast. Gay, the owner, was superb and extremely helpful. Only downside is nowhere within walking distance to eat, however facilities were available at...

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agy_8, Owner at Charming Creek Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Stunning review thanks - just wanted to let others know that there is in fact, a cafe right across the park from us (a four minute walk) and two others a short drive of five minutes away. They don't open late though - generally taking no orders after 8pm. And our main cafe, Drifters, which is brilliant, is closed Mondays...

Centennial, Colorado
Reviewed 10 March 2013

Don't let the location of Charming Creek on the Main Road deter you from staying there. Our three nights there were very quiet and the location surprised us: right across the street from an endless beach where we hardly saw anyone, and within walking distance of the Charming Creek trail. Gay accommodated our need for an early breakfast before our...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2013

This was a unique little B&B. Very comfortable, we were late in arriving and although we had already eaten on the way cheese, pickle and homegrown tomatoes were waiting for us. Very comfortable room with a separate shower room and separate toilet facilities. Small kitchen/sitting area for use of guests. Super breakfast with fresh fruit and homemade yoghurt with choice...

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 September 2012

We had the most beautiful stay at the aptly-named Charming Creek B&B. The location is beautiful, with the restful, ever-present sound of the sea as background music. The accommodation itself is immaculate, cosy and well-planned, with every amenity. The outdoor hot tub was just magical after a long drive. The food was fresh, interesting and delicious and Gay and is...

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Toowoomba
Reviewed 11 May 2012

Lovely well thought out accomodation with everything you could want. Everything the other great reviews have said I have to agree with. Gay was a lovely host and we had a great 2 night stay. We enjoyed the hot tub in the evening after our treck along the entire length of the walkway, this was a magical experience with all...

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Loveland, CO
Reviewed 21 April 2012

"I don't Suppose" we could have asked for a more pleasant place to stay or a more wonderful hostess than Gay. Our breakfast was fresh and very good. The room was very clean and all the little added features that make it special. The lounge area was very comfortable with all the amenities. Gay was very accommodating, knowledgeable about all...

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1Thank Paul M
Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Gay is the perfect host. We loved the Shelties! The room was lovely and spotlessly clean as were the rest of the rooms. A beautiful costal place to stay.

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Cave Junction, OR
Reviewed 30 March 2012

We stayed here one night on a trip up the west coast. The room was very pleasant with a nice outdoor veranda. We were greeted by two darling Shelties - one who loves to play ball and one who is rather shy but enjoys being petted and cuddled. As we were missing our own dogs, it was very enjoyable to...

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1Thank Jann01
NewZealand
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Gay is an intelligant host ,friendly but not overpowering ,leaves you with plenty of space to do your own thing .Great bed complimented by a spotlessly clean en-suite.Well set up lovely warm lounge .Great indoor outdoor living options Nice healthy breakfast ,served with a liberal dose of good humour. If you really want to get a good taste of life...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stylish architect-designed beach stay 20 mins north of Westport. All suites with premium pillowtop beds, french doors, sun decks, and en suites with massage showers. Rooms double-glazed, insect screened, and heated. Jura Swiss espresso machine. In house movies, Sky TV satellite service, wireless internet, DVD/MP3 stereo system. Freshwater hot tub (extra charge/booking required), nature garden and relaxation centre at water's edge. Charming Creek walkway across the park cafes and art close by - easy day trips to Pancake Rocks, Denniston, and the Oparara Wetlands. Breakfast included Non-smoking inside. From December 1 2016 this property will become Charming Creek Beach Lodge offering self-catered, self-contained apartments - 1bed/bath; 2 bed/bath; 2bed/2bath; and 3 bed/2bath. Whole property will sleep 14. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Charming Creek Bed & Breakfast

Address: 24 Main Road | Ngakawau, Westport 7824, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Price Range: $148 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Charming Creek Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“There are only 2 suites both with en-suite bathrooms and one with a king size bed”
936charmians, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All superb”
401trishg, 12 Jan 2014 | Read review
“We very much enjoyed the Driftwood Suite (with ensuite bathroom). The room was spacious and the king bed very comfortable; the deck was adjacent to the driveway and not private, but facing the ocean (you have to cross the street to access the beach).”
Poguelet, 16 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Our room faced the road and had a very nice veranda to enjoy the sun.”
Jann01, 30 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Whichever room you get you'll be fine”
bugsey23, 17 Mar 2012 | Read review
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