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    Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

    17 Waitomo Caves Road | Rd 7, Otorohanga 3977, New Zealand
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    • Excellent54%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    21 - 25 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    It was our last hope for a place to stay. The owner said she only had one room left and it was not her best. Well, it was fine. It is out in the country. No problem. We had a typical NZ family meal. Wine,...More

    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 April 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review - we are pleased we could make your stay was so memorable and enjoyable. Best wishes for 2016 - may good fortune continue to come your way!

    Reviewed 29 March 2016

    Great people run this b&b make you feel very welcome lots of interesting animals you can see and touch great breakfast. Overall a good place to stay I would like to go back someday. Comfortable beds and own bathroom.

    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 1 April 2016

    Thank you for choosing Big Bird, we appreciate your review and encouragement. You are welcome back anytime. Wishing you well for the future.

    Reviewed 26 March 2016

    We had an amazing 2 night stay at Big Bird B+B. Hosts, Ann and Ross, were very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the self contained chalet which was private for us as a couple, home cooked delicious breakfast with amazing fresh bread and ostrich egg...More

    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 28 March 2016

    Thank you for your homely sentiments - this place suits those looking for "country lifestyle with a difference" - we can offer " animal-variety eggstraordinare!" Thank you for taking the time to review and for choosing Waitomo Big Bird.

    Reviewed 20 March 2016

    What a find this place was! Ann was a very gracious and hospitable host for every moment of our stay, welcoming us well after dark and making sure we had everything we might need for our 2-night stay. We stayed in the chalet which was...More

    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 23 March 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review - your appreciation is valued and adds value to my day! As some else commented in the guest book - we are much more than just a B&B. It is an experience to treasure!" We welcome you back anytime....More

    Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

    The highlight of my holiday was finding Big Bird B&B. Animal lovers will delight in this property. From kittens to miniatures to the pretty ostriches this farm has it all. And it was made all the more special for it's charming hostess. She was warm...More

    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & BreakfastResponded 11 March 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review. It was such a pleasure to host you and your family.....it was like we WERE family!! Hoping our paths may cross again also....having so much in common enriches my day also. All the best for the future. Ann &...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Otorohanga
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    Traveller (98)
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    Hotel & Grounds (97)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Nearby
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    8.86 km away
     
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    Roselands Waitomo Caves
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    "Great for kids"
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    "There are "cottages" which give you more privacy, have kitchens, etc. But we liked being closer in..."
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    "We had the 'backpacker room' with two twin beds. The room was small but comfy."
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    "Book in Waitomo itself and if you have children then visit the Big bird for a tour."
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