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Solace Country House Bed and Breakfast

650 Rolling Ridges Road R.d. 5, Timaru 7975 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

“After a peaceful night what a beautiful scenery we faced as we stepped out of the house to find our way around. On top of the hill, pure air, serenity guaranty. Location, price is not enough for a good stay, we loved the personality of...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

We received the warmest welcome at Solace. Elaine is a perfect host, the rooms are comfortable, absolutely spotless, and decorated with taste. The views are breathtaking, with rolling hills stretching to the sea or the mountains on the horizon. We had a delicious breakfast and...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Stayed for one night at this wonderful B&B above Timaru. Although we were walk-ins, and quite late at that, Elaine's welcome was gracious and genuinely warm, and the room was spotless and really thoughtfully decorated and equipped. We woke to an awesome view and huge,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

We stayed one night here on our way home from Ed Sheeran in Dunedin, a great place to stop and simply be. Elaine is a great host, she made Greek Easter Bread as part of our breakfast. The room was cosy and we slept extremely...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Sheila K
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Four of us stayed for 2 nights at this marvelous B&b at the start of of South Island tour mid Oct 2017. We are most impressed by the wonderful host, Elaine who made our stay a most memorable and happy experience. She is a wonderful...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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Response from elaine s, Owner at Solace Country House Bed and BreakfastResponded November 14, 2017

what a great report you took the time to do for Solace Country House. I so appreciate your taking the time. thanks so much glad you enjoyed your visit. taking off here now and I am booked solid for the next week.......and we might have...More

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Two hours from Christchurch and 15 minutes from Timaru, SOLACE COUNTRY HOUSE is nestled into a slope atop rolling hills. Magnificent views of the mountains and sea, amazing night skies, country quiet. Close More proximity to the extensive and varied recreations offered in this part of the South Island.Deluxe ensuite accommodation, hearty, local produce breakfasts, wheelchair accessible. We welcome you. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
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US$113 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$113 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
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"The "Rata" room is the end on the corner so has double views."
May 27, 2018
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"Only 2 rooms as a B&B both with picturesque views"
Dec. 11, 2016
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"Fantastic views, relaxed atmosphere, all comfort you need"
Dec. 10, 2016
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"Both rooms have great views."
Dec. 7, 2016
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