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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“riverside room”(6 reviews)
“new owners”(8 reviews)
“b b”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

We stayed with the new owners Philip and Daphne on 9th December 2017. The property is a delightful house in a rural setting but a few minutes walking from the centre of Murchison. Our room was modern, well equipped and had its own bathroom. Philip...More

Thank prolecat
Response from Murchison-L, Owner at Murchison LodgeResponded 19 December 2017

Dear Peter and Christine, many thanks, we are glad you liked your stay, and it was a pleasure having you with us! All the best, Daphne & Philip

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The hosts - Daphne & Philip - were wonderful - so generous with their time. We loved the lodge and the room and after dinner at the Cowshed Pizza restaurant (pizzas were excellent!) we enjoyed stimulating conversation in the lodge lounge with the hosts and...More

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Response from Murchison-L, Owner at Murchison LodgeResponded 19 December 2017

Stimulating conversation goes both ways! Thank you so much for your feedback, we are glad you liked your stay and wish you great onward travels. Daphne & Philip

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Warm, welcoming and cosy. This 2 storey chalet style B & B is just so beautiful. Gardens and grounds are perfect for strolling and relaxing in. Our room was comfortable and nicely decorated. The shower was a little small. Rosemary and Stephen were exception hosts...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Murchison Lodge is a different sort of B and B. It was easy to find as Murchison is not big and we were welcomed by Rosemary. We were the only guests so we basically had the whole house to ourselves. The huge lounge was very...More

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Response from RosemaryLouisson, Owner at Murchison LodgeResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Sheila Thank you for your review. Yes, Murchison is a small NZ town and it has had to manage a huge influx of Tourists due to the earthquake. We would love to see some more "up market" cafes in the township - lets hope...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Stephen and Rosemary were friendly hosts and we enjoyed our overnight stay here. The guest lounge area was friendly with brewing facilities and our breakfast was sustaining. Not much conversation with other guests when we were there however as we were the only English speakers....More

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Response from RosemaryLouisson, Owner at Murchison LodgeResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Newly Retired Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Murchison Lodge while on your trip in the South. We have guests from many countries and from time to time there may be a language challenge. We are...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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USD 139 - USD 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 139 - USD 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Ground floor (Koru) room is comfortable , large and with private outdoor entrance as well as indoor entrance..."
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"Riverside Room although they are all good."
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"Try to get ground floor room"
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"Ground floor rooms have their own entrances."
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