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    Doolan's Country Retreat

    165 Dalbeth Road, Rotorua 3072, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 25 February 2017

    I highly recommend Doolan's Country Retreat! First of all, Christine was lovely, friendly, and accommodating. Her home was absolutely beautiful and comfortable. The views were amazing and the was food wonderful and the portions generous. Guests have a refrigerator (to share) in the kitchen area...More

    1  Thank zorchy
    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    We stayed three nights in Rotorua, host Christine made us feel at home from the moment we arrived, loved staying here, Her wealth of knowledge of great places to visit and great humour were just perfect, sad to leave. stunning view over Rotorua, comfy beds...More

    Thank Tracy J
    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    This is just a fantastic B&B on the outskirts of Rotorua. A fabulous home overlooking spectacular scenary run by a great host - Christine. Nothing was any trouble to Christine who had printed out personal guides for making the most of our stay and even...More

    1  Thank Dave G
    Reviewed 12 February 2017

    Great place to stay when in Rotorua. Christine is a very friendly host and can give you all kind of information on what to do in Rotorua environment. There are 4 rooms, you will get a very nice breakfast which you eat together with the...More

    2  Thank Sjonnie2017
    Reviewed 12 February 2017

    Oh what an amazing B&B! Modern luxury mixed with antiques in every corner of the home that is surrounded by beautiful gardens. Mrs Doolan, Christine, has a natural warmth to her personality, she made us feel welcome and at home during our 2 day stay....More

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