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    Holly Homestead B&B

    2900 Franz Josef Highway, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 166*
          USD 165*
          USD 166*
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
          • Very good12%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          4.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 221 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Holly Homestead is a large house on the edge of Franz Joseph. It is easy to find and there is lots of car parking at the front of the house. It is a homely B and B and Bernie is very welcoming and attentive. She...More

          Thank Sheilambutcher
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We were immediately made extremely welcome by our host who was full of information about the area. Our room was extremely comfortable and the ensuite bathroom was lovely. the freshly cooked breakfast in the morning was absolutely delicious and the sitting room with the cozy...More

          Thank jaikieceisel
          Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

          Charming 2 night stay at this very welcoming and characterful B&B with great hosts. Spacious room and great choice of breakfast cooked by the owners. Slightly longer than expected walk into the centre of town but many restaurants offer free transport home - just have...More

          Thank suekirk1
          Reviewed 5 April 2017

          It was fab just to welcomed into Bernie & Gerard's home, and find their visiting family there to greet us too. We just sat round their dining table enjoying a cuppa with them all and learnt loads about New Zealand and their lives over here....More

          Thank Yorkshirelad64
          Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

          We stayed for 3 nights in this old historic home in a superior room. It was very comfortable with separate bedroom and sitting area (nice large shared balcony off the sitting room). Bernie has great local knowledge and she gave us lots of ideas about...More

          Thank Susan S
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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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          • Price range
          • USD 154 - USD 203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
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          • South Island >
          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
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          Room Tips
          "All the rooms are great!"
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          "The deluxe suite"
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          "Nice view of the mountain and of the garden but it rains a lot and you may be unable to see it."
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          "Room 2 had great views of the snow capped mountains."
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