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The Rocks Station

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Although Lynnore and Andrew were busy moving sheep, we were welcomed and well looked after. Our little farm house was cosy - in an amazing location with fire place and essentials. A mob of sheep accidentally arrived at our cottage as someone had forgotten to...More

Thank 155ros
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

On our last night of the rail trail we stayed in middlemarch at The Longford retreat on the rocks station. We had a wonderful stay, in a gorgeous farmhouse and pretended we were farmers for the night! The kissing gate (cafe down the road) dropped...More

Thank Jmaysu
Reviewed 25 July 2016

What a fabulous place, well worth going off the main track to stay for a few days. (even if you are not doing the moutain bike trail) Waking up to stunnimg views The beds were so comfortable, loved having the nice fire place Enjoyed cooking...More

Thank 767Crusader
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We accidentally stumbled on the Rocks website and booked it for the night we finished the Otago Rail Trail. This accommodation consists of two houses that are several hundred metres apart on a station about 5km from Middlemarch. While the house was more space than...More

Thank HineNZ
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Longford Retreat for two nights over New Year with our daughter, son in law and grandson. The house is lovely, 3 bedrooms all opening out onto the wrap around verandah which provides shade throughout the day, plus comfortable sitting and dining areas...More

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Two stand alone B&B cottages. Longford Retreat offering 3 queen rooms, beautifully appointed with polished wooden floors, wrap around veranda and located within 100 meters of the Taieri River. Braeside Cottage, 150 year old schist stone cottage, lovingly restored with 1 x King bedroom and 1 x 2 king single bedrooms. In house catering thru Kissing Gate Cafe and provisions for breakfasts as part of the price. Located on a 7000 acre sheep station - offering amazing views and a truly unique accommodation experience
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