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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 July 2012

I had a problem with theft on the property and felt the owners didn't do enough to help or compensate. It was bad luck but it set me up for a lousy experience and I didn't get much sympathy. Also hard to sleep due to noise of travellers arriving in the wee hours. Beds were comfy and rooms Ok but...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Stayed here for a ski trip. We were aiming for cheap comfortable accommodation which it was. Easy to find with plenty of parking. We were in quite a small room with a shared shower(s) at the end of the hall. For the purposes of a ski trip it was fine, a place to sleep at night and thats all. Breakfast...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 August 2011

We booked our room through the Wotif website after leaving it to the last minute to arrange overnight accommodation. While there would generally be a lot of choice in Methven, leaving it to the last minute, school holidays and the first decent snowfall, all contributed to it being difficult to find reasonably priced accommodation, especially for a one night stay....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 July 2011

I was in the process of organizing a trip to the Forest Lodge in Methven with my mother as a gift to her and had made a booking with this hotel for August 2011 Due to a death in the family and a funeral being held in Queenstown. I had to contact the forest lodge to amend our booking from...

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Nelson
Reviewed 8 January 2011

We've stayed here the last three winters. It's a busy place usually with visiting ski teams staying (US Juniors, Austrian, ...). Accommodation available varies from twin room with share facilities to luxury motel equivalent. I've stayed in both and can recommend them. Rooms are clean and serviced daily. The German-themed bar and restaurant stand out for me. HB beer on...

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Address: 140 Forest Drive, Methven, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Methven
Hotel Class:3 star — Forest Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“There are a variety of choices available at Forest Lodge for accommodation.”
 of 5 bubbles RossL105, 16 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Don't bother”
 of 5 bubbles Pumpfi, 12 Dec 2012 | Read review
“The lowest floor and not too close to the bar,”
 of 5 bubbles ormonan, 20 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Be away from reception and drying room during ski season?lots of hall traffic and interruption.”
 of 5 bubbles RuthB422, 18 Jul 2012 | Read review
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