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The Dell B&B/Homestay

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Devon
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 April 2015

Had a great stay, loved Ace, Molly & Jodi, fab view and very relaxed. Own lounge we didn't use and great bathroom we did. Dave & penny provide that home from home feel and are interested in their guests. Luggate gives you a great view across the airfield and a friendly pub. Great if you want a peaceful night a... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this review which we really appreciate. It was our pleasure to meet and host you both here at The Dell B&B/Homestay. Perhaps one day we will be able to do so again More 

London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay in Luggate, few min drive from Wanaka. Owners are very nice and friendly and comparing it with the prices we saw in Wanaka, they offer great value for money! Views are also amazing and would recommend it to all sorts of travellers!

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Thank Giuseppe M
Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Hi there Giuseppe, many thanks for your review on here for us. We really appreciate your kindness in doing so. Needless to say we enjoyed meeting both of you on your visit here and we hope that the rest of your trip went well. Anytime you return we would love to have you back. More 

NZ
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127 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We stayed here for one night prior to the the Wanaka Challenge, lovely quiet spot, Dave & Penny are great hosts, rooms and facilities were immaculate and great little touches. Penny provides a great breakfast as well.

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Thank NzSimon
Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Hi Simon and Lucy many thanks for that lovely review. Much appreciated. We enjoyed having you stay here with us and hope that the race went well for you. Come back anytime. More 

Perth, Australia
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82 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Pene, Dave and the 2 canine hosts Molly & Ace the Huntaway/Labrador dogs provide a warm and welcoming bed and breakfast. Located at Luggate which is approximately 12km from Wanaka, this modern house is on a spacious block. There's 2 guest rooms with a shared bathroom a separate guest lounge( which we did not use) as we enjoyed our hosts"... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Hi there Jenette, many thanks for that wonderful and glowing review. As stated on other occasions it was our pleasure to host and get to know you both and would welcome the opportunity to do so again anytime. Should we ever get to Perth we will definitely be looking you both up and have a catch up again. Please pass... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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160 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We stayed at the Dell over the weekend of the Warbirds Over Wanaka airshow weekend. The location was perfect for easy access to the airport and you could watch the air displays form the house as well. Penny was welcoming and hospitable and this began before we even arrived with an informative email and making dinner bookings for us. The... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Sonya and Steve thank you so much for that lovely review and just as you enjoyed your experience staying here with us, we too enjoyed having you both here with us as well. We hope that you can manage to find some time to return to visit with us again sometime as well and look forward to that day. Molly... More 

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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Dave and Penny welcomed us into their lovely home with stunning views of the surrounding mountains and a laidback country feeling. Their dogs Molly and Ace provided many entertaining moments and were so friendly (not great guard dogs at all!). Penny put on the most delicious breakfast spread for us so were always fuelled up and ready for the days... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Hello Lucy and Jason. Thank you so very much for the lovely review you wrote. Dave and I realty enjoyed having you both here with us and would love to welcome you back here again anytime, and so do the I was also so pleased to see Jason do his Skydive esp as the weather turned wet and nasty the... More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 11 April 2013

My parents and I stayed two nights at The Dell B&B and we enjoyed our stay tremendously. Dave and Penny are superb hosts (and their two friendly dogs) and they made sure our stay was very comfortable. They were always willing to go the extra mile in helping us, such as calling on behalf of us to book a table... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Han, our apologies for not replying sooner to your lovely review of us. We endeavour to reply to all who post on our page and for this we thank you most sincerely and loved having you all here. We sincerely hope that should you visit Wanaka again that you come visit with us as we did enjoy you and your... More 

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Say Boon and I stayed at The Dell during our Wanaka stop during our honeymoon for two nights. We heard from Simon (Sayboon's brother) and Michelle about their lovely experience during their stay and decided to book our homestay with them. Dave made us feel welcomed and at home during our stay whilst respecting our own privacy. It was really... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Hi Caryn and Sayboon, many thanks for the lovely review. It was a pleasure meeting you both recently and being able to help you with your dolphin experience in Akaroa. We're thrilled that you were able to do it. I know Dave and the pups enjoyed having you stay with them and also having the opportunity to cook a curry... More 

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Michelle and I stayed with Dave and Penny (& their lovely pets Ace, Molly and Spike) while they were still located in Christchurch in their lovely house. We had our honeymoon in NZ during Oct-Nov 2011. We were so taken by their warmth and hospitality that we had my brother and his wife stay with them at Dell B&B during... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

hello there Simon and Michelle. Thankyou both for that lovely review and also reccommending us to your brother and his wife. It was a pleasure to meet them both just as it was when we met you and we certainly hope that we can either see you over here again sometime soon or meet with you one day if we... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 review
Reviewed 19 February 2013

In January we had the most idyllic 3 day break at "The Dell", a few minutes drive from the beautiful, scenic Wanaka. Our hosts, Penny and Dave, were so warm and welcoming and with their lovable dogs (Ace and Molly) made us feel right at home. Our bed was very comfortable and the bathroom facilities were excellent. It is so... More 

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Pene S, Owner at The Dell B&B/Homestay, responded to this review

Patricia, thankyou for the lovely review you have written here for The Dell. It was pure pleaure having you and David stay here with us and we sincerely hope that you both visit with us again. We enjoy having people stay here with us and just love being able to show our guests a good time and enable them to... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Private B&B/Homestay on an acre and a half of pure peace and quiet with magnificent mountain views, walking/cycling tracks nearby and just 10 minutes drive to the Lake Wanaka Lakefront. Reasonable rates, friendly accommodating staff and two dogs for the animal lover. More can be seen on social media ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dell B&B/Homestay

Address: 14 Church Rd | Luggate, Wanaka 9383, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: $121 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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