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Booklovers Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a lovely place. As someone who owns a B&B in another town, and has a lot of dealings with many B&Bs all around the country I was delighted to exerience staying at Booklovers. It's just why people prefer to stay in B&B's instead of sterile hotels or motels. Comfortable and full of character! Breakfast was lovely too.

Thank Aultmore
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First, I have to say that my husband loved Booklovers B&B and would, no doubt, give it a higher rating. I found the place clean and comfortable. The breakfast was pleasant. The location is at the top of a hill and not far from the centre of town. There is parking, but you may require a coupon from Jane to...

Thank Hanrattyblack
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Home from home - comfortable rooms, and an engaging, informative and interesting host..what more could you want? Breakfasts aren't bad either! And there's the books.... A further joy is the ability to easily walk into the city centre of this compact capital. Recommended.

Thank AndrewMarks31
Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Spent two nights here and loved it. Very comfortable and convenient to downtown Wellington with the bus stopping right outside. A delicious breakfast and Jane was a marvelous hostess, very friendly and full of good ideas for places to visit, eat, etc.

Thank David M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This B&B is situated in an elevated position, from which the centre of Wellington is easily accessible on foot. Our room was at first floor level and was clean, comfortable and fairly spacious with a selection of teas and coffee provided. Our ensuite bathroom felt slightly cramped and old-fashioned, but was perfectly adequate. The hostess, Jane, is evidently an accomplished...

Thank Jack023
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived on the inter island ferry from Picton and had a large camper van which we were able to park in the drive. The area is old Wellington & the house was just as I had expected. Full of books and lived in!! Jane was there when we arrived and was very welcoming made us a lovely cup of...

Thank Liz R
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very quaint B&B ideally located for the city. The rooms are comfortably furnished but the overriding memory will be Jane, who apart from running the house is also an accomplished author. Jane was very welcoming, our one regret being that we only spent a short time with her given that we only stayed one night as the...

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This B&B is located right on the edge of the city right next to great hikes and only a 15 minute walk into the center of he city. Spacious and nice rooms with a great breakfast in the morning. Jane is a great host and offers up lots of suggestions.

Thank Samuel H
Biddenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The property is dark, smells musty and needs updating. Didn't find anything quirky about the dust and the stained bathroom with previous guests' hair in drainage. Cluttered and a bit grim. Question the hygiene in the kitchen. Not a good experience for us.

1Thank Govinder S
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband, 9-year old daughter and I stayed here two nights. The location was good because it was walking distance to Te Papa, the cable car and many restaurants. It is also right next to the hike up to Mt. Victoria, which is a great hike and amazing view, and windy! The host, Jane, was very nice told us a...

Thank evegstephens

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Booklovers Bed and Breakfast

Address: 123 Pirie Street | Mt Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $149 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Booklovers Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The Janet Frame room is the only one with enough rooms for 3 people. It is in the front of the house, closest to the road.”
evegstephens, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The ensuite room upstairs at the back had great views and birdsong.”
227peterd, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't have the downstairs room at the front if you are a light sleeper although it does have a bath.”
JuliaS589, 13 Nov 2015 | Read review
“all rooms appeared to be large and well appointed”
clancollins6, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The front rooms overlook the tunnel and the city”
WendyNa2015, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
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