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Ambleside Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

What a gem. My travel plans changed in the last minute so I had to stay in Nelson overnight, so very short notice booking - more like a walk in. Pete was just super kind, really accommodating, and you could see that he's an excellent...More

Thank Chufina
Response from Janine D, Owner at Ambleside Bed & BreakfastResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks for your great review. I was out of town at the time but Pete said you were a terrific guest, really nice! Your comments are so encouraging. Thank you again. Warm regards Janine

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of great days with Pete and Janine. It was a lovely place to stay and to explore Nelson from, and we were really well looked after. Pete was so helpful with local advice and nothing was too much trouble. Very comfortable...More

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Response from Janinewendy, Owner at Ambleside Bed & BreakfastResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you so much for your great comments. It was a pleasure to host you and we even felt ok about drawing with the Lions given it would have enhanced your trip. You would be two of many happy Lions supporters and then icing on...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing value for money, lovely and thoughtful hosts, would highly recommend! Pete went above and beyond to make your stay perfect! The Breakfast is great too - good location to visit Nelson and the areaMore

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Response from Janinewendy, Owner at Ambleside Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 May 2017

We so appreciate your review and are truly delighted that you chose to spend time at Ambleside on your honeymoon. We hope that the West Coast was great and that Xavier caught a rugby game:) All the very best for the future and than you...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Peter and Janine are very hospitable and real pros. Pete met us in the driveway when we arrived and his attention to detail continued throughout our stay. The room was small, but efficient and charming. Pete prepares excellent breakfasts tailored to our tastes. His recommendations...More

Thank johnhazlett
Response from Janinewendy, Owner at Ambleside Bed & BreakfastResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you John for your very kind review. It was our pleasure to host you and your lovely wife. We are glad that you enjoyed the restaurants, there is plenty of choice and we really care about the experience you have when here in Nelson....More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Room was small, breakfast was marginal, owner was great but the price was $100 above what was normal on this long trip. It is a house converted to a B&B and very little space. I paid $240 for their best room it was worth more...More

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Response from Janinewendy, Owner at Ambleside Bed & BreakfastResponded 7 April 2017

We are very sorry that you were disappointed with your rate. It is always our aim to provide an excellent service and value for money. Thank you for your rating which I assume was a reflection of the hospitality recieved. Just to clarify this is...More

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Alison W
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HI Alison Sorry for late reply, we are extremely busy. We have the Speights Ale House within walking distance - just a few minutes away, and some other good but casual dining is 20 minutes walk away. Otherwise you could get... More
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