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Thorold Country House

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 6 February 2012

We were fortunate to stay our first three nights with Wendy and Gary, who really cared for us and made us feel at home! You could already tell from their email confirmation that we could expect nice hosts. We stayed in the cottage which is spacious, clean and comfortable. Our son went into the pool very first thing when we...

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London
Reviewed 2 February 2012

The Thorold Country House is only an easy 1.5hr drive from NZ international airport and is very welcome after a long flight from Hong Kong. The hosts Wendy and Gary were very welcoming and couldn't do enough for us. They are very knowledgable about the area and gave us some useful local info. We stayed in the cottage which consists...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Upon reading the review posted by 4oystercatcher, we feel compelled to right a wrong. A wrong perception, that is.Our family has been holidaying at Thorold Country House for 3 years now, the same time each year. From the beginning we have never been disappointed, it is a break away we look forward to every year for various reasons. Wendy and...

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1Thank Theresa J
washington state
Reviewed 23 November 2011

We were grateful to be allowed early check in after arriving in NZ just that day it was quite kind. The place is in a lovely setting but you can hear road noises from the road below and the pool although relaxing to look at is nothing I'd want to swim in. It was unheated and not very clean. The...

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Lewisville, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 April 2011

A very nice experience. One of our highlights was feeding the sheep one evening with Gary and hearing his stories about how they were named. My only complaint is not having a coffee pot in the room - but even that was taken care of by Gary. He made sure we had plenty of coffee. The house is in a...

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West Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 4 March 2011

THOROLD COUNTRY HOUSE—THAMES, NZ The setting and generous hospitality of our hosts, Wendy and Gary, far exceeded our expectations. The area surrounding the house is beautiful, and our accommodations were spacious, tastefully decorated and very comfortable with a private entrance. Our delicious breakfasts were served in a delightful garden. Our host, knowing of our interest in farming and of our...

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2010

I have stayed in several B&B's in New Zealand on various visits but nothing compares with the wonderful hospitality offered by Wendy and Gary at Thorold House near Thames. Unfortunately we were only able to spend 4 nights here at the end of our trip but wished we could have stayed for ever ! Wendy's home made marmalade is absolutely...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2010

I loved everything about Thorold House! The hosts Wendy and Gary were so welcoming right from the start and helped make our stay so special. The breakfasts were one of the best I have ever had and having it served in the beautiful garden by the pool all added to the experience! The accommodation was very clean and the setting...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2010

Really enjoyed my stay here, Thames served as a great place to base ourselves when exploring the North Island, being close to both Auckland and the Coromandel was a real bonus; not to mention the scenic coastal roads near by. Fantastic grounds at Thorold and welcoming locals in Thames, which was also full of great places to eat and shop!...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 January 2010

We all loved this place. It was fun to look at the sheep and cows; Gary let my son help feed them in the morning. We adored the pool, which is in an absolutely lovely setting and perfect for refreshing dips in evening and morning. Wendy and Gary are both friendly, helpful with tourist advice, very welcoming. Went out of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our private, peaceful country home is ideally situated on 6 acres near to Thames, Coromandel Peninsula. Luxury guest rooms (two in the self contained garden cottage, two in guest wing of main house)all open onto wide private verandas. Relax by the secluded swimming pool set in subtropical garden. Grass tennis court. Full breakfast, special diets catered for. Free Wifi. Free undercover parking. Minutes from Coromandel activities, walks, beaches, tennis, golf, forests, fishing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thorold Country House

Address: 36 Ngati Maru Highway | Kopu, Thames 3578, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Price Range: $180 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Worth noting that as this is a B&B there isn't a kettle or fridge in the room.”
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