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Pleasant View Bed & Breakfast Timaru

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Sydney
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We booked this b and b, requesting a room with a view. We were shown into the huge lounge/ dining room with absolutely panoramic views of Caroline Bay over to Timaru. After some confusion we were shown to our room... A miniscule room at the back of the house overlooked by neighbours. Amazingly, Rosemary then showed us the only other...

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roroTimaru, Owner at Pleasant View Bed & Breakfast Timaru, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Sorry you were not happy in our queen room which you reserved through booking.com. We try to ensure the best comfort for our visitors and that evening our large lounge with an amazing view was free for you to have to yourself As we only have one bedroom with a view this automatically goes to...

Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We stayed two nights at Pleasant View, and couldn't have been happier. Welcomed by Rosemary and Ian into a beautiful place, with amazing views over Caroline Bay. We had the room with Queen bed which was perfect for our needs. Lovely comfy bed, very quiet and immaculate bathroom. Breakfast was amazing, (been missing it since we left!) with a yummy...

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Abel Tasman/Nelson
Reviewed 27 June 2013

We just had a one night stay with Rosemary and Ian in April (this is a very late review) and we wished we could have stayed longer - particularly to walk the track along the beach to the cafes. Such wonderful, friendly hosts with attention to detail in all aspects of their B&B. This is a new purpose built B&B...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Very comfortable, good bedroom and bathroom, and lots of space in the common area, and a good kitchen and fireplace. Great view in the morning over the bay. Very helpful and friendly hosts! We brought back our takeaway fish & chips and bluff oysters for dinner after a long drive and found homemade chocolate slice and plunger coffee for afters!...

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Wetzikon, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 April 2013

This was our first night in New Zealand and it was certainly a good start to our 3-week trip. Not much to add to the good reviews already but we were very impressed by the modern architecture and views. We were pleasantly surprised at breakfast to find a Nespresso machine - the only one on our trip. Rosemary let us...

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Wanaka
Reviewed 4 April 2013

A wonderful overnight stop in this B&B. Rose and Ian were very gracious hosts with a lovely new house with totally amazing sea views over Caroline Bay. The rooms are separate from the owners and have a lovely guest lounge and kitchenette with ample supplies of tea and coffee and the option to make a light snack. The lounge also...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Rosemary and Ian provided us with excellent bedding, home made breakfasts and a lovely location overlooking the Bay. This year a DVD has been added to our room. We are still travelling in N.Z. and have Ian's golf bag to be dropped off on our way back. Just another little kindness, one of the many shown to us by these...

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Preston
Reviewed 26 January 2013

We arrived at Pleasant view to a lovely NZ welcome from Rosemary. The first thing we saw as we went into the guests lounge was the large picture windows and the wonderful view of Caroline Bay. We were shown to our room which had equally good views of the bay. A large airy room with a kingsize bed, 2 bedside...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 15 December 2012

My husband and I stayed here for our last night in New Zealand, it was an easy 2 hour drive to the Christchurch Airport the next morning. This place is lovely. It is immaculate, modern and well appointed. The bed was one of the most comfortable I have ever slept in. Rosemary had delicious continental breakfast options waiting for us...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2012

What a little gem we found here!! This is a house and you have the free run of bottom floor, with one king size ensuite bedroom and a queen size ensuite bedroom (overlooking the beach), a living room with a little kitchen, just lovely. Had the most perfect sleep, so peaceful and quiet. Ian (the host) made continental and full...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Modern accommodation in Timaru New Zealand, with amazing views across the ocean, bay, town and hills beyond. 2 double bedrooms with en-suites one looking out across the sea and garden, the other onto a sheltered courtyard. Guests own lounge with kitchenette and TV/DVD. Free wireless internet Sit and relax looking out to sea. An easy walk to restaurants and takeaways. Great walking and cycling tracks on doorstep. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pleasant View Bed & Breakfast Timaru

Address: 2 Moore Street | Waimataitai, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: $126 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pleasant View Bed & Breakfast Timaru 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Would only recommend the room overlooking the sea”
diheffer, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Super King room has sea views”
anitag603, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you have time to enjoy the B&B, pick the king room with a water view :)”
  • View from the king room
gsung, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We had the smaller room but found it to be well equipped with a nice en-suite bathroom.”
RWitham, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Take the time and stay a while very good value.”
Eltigres, 24 Oct 2014 | Read review
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