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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Britannic unit, which was part of the boat. The accommodation was clean and comfortable, but felt quite basic and as it was very hot weather during our stay, the windows were open when we arrived, but we then had problems with...More

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Response from kiwicommonsense, Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 4 March 2018

Thankyou for your observation, we are having fly screens made for the ship units, so that we can have the windows left open and no insect invasion. Unfortunately as you observe it is quite basic, but there is also the point that there isn't any...More

Reviewed 9 February 2018

We learned about the hotel and decided (mostly me) that we had to stay there. It was sure to be fun adventure and our two year old would sure love it. We stayed one night after our visit to the glow worm caves. Staff was...More

Thank nicolasgoddone
Response from kiwicommonsense, Front Office Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 10 February 2018

Thankyou! We appreciate the compliments and always pass them onto our cleaning staff. We hope we do see you again and that you sample a different type of accommodation next time.

Reviewed 4 February 2018

We stayed in the ship... i think our apartment was the Brittanic. Large comfortable bed at deck level, and and 2 twin rooms downstairs plus bathroom downstairs , complete with small portholes. I had read the reviews so wasn't expecting corporate style or luxury fittings...More

Thank keeley68
Response from kiwicommonsense, Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your experience.

Reviewed 28 January 2018

Location was excellent, the accommodation was different (in a good way), comfortable and clean. The staff were great in giving us tips on what to see and where to eat. All turned out to be part of the highlights of our trip.

Thank Richard T
Response from kiwicommonsense, Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 29 January 2018

Thak you so much.

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Such a neat experience in a charming and serene atmosphere! And the staff give 110% in hospitality!! Special thanks to Shelley for going above and beyond to help make our stay less stressful and more pleasurable!! I would return here in a heartbeat!

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Response from kiwicommonsense, Manager at Woodlyn ParkResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review! Will ensure Shelley sees this.

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Suitable for 6 means one queen bed and 4 single beds. Sleeps 6 means suitable for 6 people adult or children. We have safety regulations to adhere to and more than 6 overcrowds the facilities. Thank you.
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Yes children are definitely welcome at Woodlyn Park. Although we are only a small business most of our units are family units that can sleep up to 6 people. We are situated on a small farm property with some very friendly... More
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Hi there, All our units have their own family bathroom but not an actual en-suite. The cockpit in the plane gets the sun first thing in the morning so yes it will get hot up there especially during our summer months... More
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"Hobbit units only get sun in the afternoon and evening as tucked away and south facing but the view is lovely."
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