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Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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17 Waitomo Caves Road | Rd 7, Otorohanga 3977, New Zealand
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    All reviews omelette ostrich egg farm tour working farm farm animals guinea pigs home made bread b b ann bungalow emus miniature goats victoria dog cats homestead bnb
    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here with me friend (both of us 17) and my parents. When we first walked in, we were all pretty disappointed. The room was musty and a little dirty, and it made my asthma play up quite badly. However once we got settled...More

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    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    If you have kids who love animals, or are an animal lover yourself, you will love the night you spend at this B&B. Ann has a menagerie of miniature farm animals - small cows, llamas, alpacas, munchkin cats, and giant birds - ostriches and emus....More

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    Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

    Our children loved it at big bird bnb . Ann and Ross are genuinely warm and welcoming. Our room in the house was very comfortable, the bathroom clean. Ann's love of animals is reflected in her happy and quiet herd which include if you can...More

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    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

    Thank you for your enthusiastic enjoyment of the "unique collection" of my X-factor "outside family". This is fulfillment for me - offering a "homestyle farm experience" for those who enjoy animals - then see the "memories forever" being etched into kids experience as it happens...

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    We booked a cabin, and a room in the house for our teenage and younger children, as the bungalow was booked out. When received a message saying the hosts will be back at 6.30pm, and there would be a chance to pet the animals. We...More

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    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

    It was an unfortunate day all round. We had to go to Auckland unexpectantly and hoped to be home earlier, but got held up in Auckland and were not able to get home in reasonable time. Our first day away in months, turned to custard...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

    We needed a place to stay before going to the Waitono caves, and found the Big Bird. The hostess is really nice and friendly, but the descriptions of the B&B is not exactly accurate. Our "cottage with an ensuite bathroom" turned out to be a...More

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    Response from waitomobigbird, Owner at Waitomo Big Bird Bed & Breakfast

    As clearly explained over the phone to the person booking last minute - the normal accommodation was all booked out - it was 3rd Jan, and we had just added a portacabin and removal unit to cater for extra demand. The emergency offer we made...More

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    Room Tips
    "We had the 'backpacker room' with two twin beds. The room was small but comfy."
    gail p, 11 months agoRead review
    "Book in Waitomo itself and if you have children then visit the Big bird for a tour."
    Debby070, over a year agoRead review
    "The bungalow and the chalet are best for privacy, but all rooms in the house looked comfy too. We stayed in..."
    MelissaBD2014, over a year agoRead review
    "Be flexible."
    reetsweet, over a year agoRead review
    "Choose the Cottage next to the farm for the best view"
    Patman76, over a year agoRead review
    "A variety of room sizes to accommodate any size group."
    Dennis W, over a year agoRead review
    "We had booked to be in a chalet, but were able to change to being in the house, it was nice and warm and we..."
    nikkizr, over a year agoRead review
    "One-of-a-kind experience for children. The animals were tame."
    Mamajujubee, over a year agoRead review
    "I really liked the chalet. Nice private space and you are right up next to the pens."
    David E, over a year agoRead review
    "All good rooms"
    neilbudgen, over a year agoRead review
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