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  • Jun. 10, 2014
    “Great home, place and company”
  • Apr. 22, 2014
365 Upper Hook Road, Waimate 7978 New Zealand See on map
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Reviewed June 10, 2014

Starnight is a lovely rustic, character home with attention to artistic detail and interesting quirks everywhere. Reto and Sari were the perfect hosts; funny, helpful and friendly. Two of our teenage kids came with us and they loved it too.

Thank Malcolm R
Reviewed April 22, 2014

We can’t recommend Starnight highly enough! Reto and Sari were wonderful hosts and we really enjoyed their company; it felt like we were relaxing with old friends we had known for years rather than staying at a B and B! They also know the area...More

Thank siminta
Reviewed March 4, 2014

Our hosts Reto & Sari were so welcoming! We really enjoyed spending time with them and discussing our various trips and experiences. Their place is delightful and very relaxing. Wish we had stayed longer than one night. Definitely recommend.

Thank Keith R
Reviewed February 27, 2014

These owners know what hospitality means. They make your stay as if you are king and queen. Very good room and an delicious breakfast. If you want you can also have an very good dinner with them. They will give you all the advice you...More

Thank Theo K
Reviewed February 26, 2014

Rather staying here than in five star luxury hotel. I had a really nice stay. Rooms were outstanding as the views from the balcony. I have traveled lot and I absolutely this was on of the best visits that I ever have had. Rooms were...More

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Starnight - a four star lodge situated conveniently halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown. Nestled in the Hunter Hills adjacent to the Gunns Bush nature reserve, with a huge diversity of bird species, lies 5 More hectares of pristine New Zealand Bush, this is our very own Starnight Nature Reserve. The elegant Starnight accommodation awaits discovery by the discerning traveller. Unrivalled wallaby viewing is complemented by exquisite accommodation and sublime breakfast. Our Lodge boasts 2 stylish rooms, all with extensive balcony areas. Sweeping vistas can be enjoyed over the rural and southern ocean. Superb attention to detail and highly personalised service make for a memorable stay. Less
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US$67 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Waimate
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US$67 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Waimate
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"There are only two rooms and I am sure if the second one is not occupied they will let you choose!"
Feb. 23, 2013
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"Either or both beautiful"
Feb. 21, 2013
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"All rooms are good, as they look out towards the green hills, and the ocean!"
Dec. 18, 2012
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