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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

My April stay at Halfmoon Cottage was certainly my favourite accommodation during my two months in New Zealand. The hostel surroundings are incredibly tranquil yet magnificent, the hostel itself is beautiful and well-thought and the owners are wonderful and funny.

Thank LorrettaJJ
Response from halfmooncottage, Owner at Halfmoon CottageResponded 20 April 2018

Thanks Lorretta for your lovely words. It was very nice to have you around and we are happy that we could make your stay at Halfmoon Cottage to one of your favorites. Maybe till a next time. Cheers..

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The Half Moon Cottage gives you a nice break from the regular hostel life. The beautifully decorated rooms, the comfy lounge and the ’out of a countryside book’ kitchen immediately make you feel at home. The owners, a lovely couple, will help you with any...More

Thank Katharina V
Response from halfmooncottage, Owner at Halfmoon CottageResponded 17 April 2018

Hi Katharina, Thanks for this lovely review. It was a real pleasure hosting you. Hope you enjoyed your travels in New Zealand. Cheers Cornelius and Margo

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The Halfmoon Cottage in Barrys Bay, 15 minutes before Akaroa is possibly the best shared accommodation in the South Island. There is a very well appointed kitchen with every cooking utensil you could ever need, a large bathroom with 2 showers and 2 toilets, a...More

Thank Kevin O
Response from halfmooncottage, Owner at Halfmoon CottageResponded 8 February 2018

Hi Kevin, Thank you for this great review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. Thanks again for staying with us at Halfmoon Cottage. Cheers!

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a charming place to stay. From the moment we arrived, we felt welcomed and at home. The cottage and gardens are breathtaking and the double room has a stunning view across the harbour. The entire property is spotlessly clean and you are free...More

Thank carolinegoingglobal
Response from halfmooncottage, Owner at Halfmoon CottageResponded 8 February 2018

Hi Caroline, Thanks for this review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and describe it as a highlight. Cheers!

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This Hostel is awesome! Even in the rain it was beautiful. Everywhere flowers and garden which make you feel like staying in garden eden. Very clean kitchen and it's really a home abroad. Margo and Cor are so nice owners! Always and ear free for...More

Thank stellastone182
Response from halfmooncottage, Owner at Halfmoon CottageResponded 22 March 2017

Thanks for this review. It was a pleasure having you as guest. Glad we could be the sunshine in the house during the rainy day. Cheers

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