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Foveaux Hotel

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40 Gore Street, Bluff 9814 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Having booked this hotel in advance we were surprised on our arrival that the restaurant was not open. We hadn't booked it but the booking was not offered when I telephoned! We had the room with the balcony which was great as we could dine...More

Thank araminti
Response from Sherry S, Owner at Foveaux HotelResponded 29 June 2018

Dear Araminti: I am so sorry that you were not satisfied with our hotel. The hotel closes after the 2 to 6 pm check in and unless guests have made reservations to eat in the licensed restaurant the restaurant and hotel are closed. If you...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Wondered what I had booked into when we arrived but it was a pleasant surprise inside. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Very good bed. We could have a meal and drink and there wasn’t much noise. Some of the staff weren’t too friendly, but we...More

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Not far from Invercargill, this old gem in Bluff is great. Tidy, clean and quite big room. Great breakfast in sit down diner included in budget price. Off street parking, quiet and great value for money.

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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

The room was simple but comfortable. Despite being located in the heart of town on the main street, there were no noise issues during my stay. The price was reasonable. The owner was also very friendly and helpful, and offered a convenient pickup service from...More

Thank amanzarak
Response from Sherry S, Owner at Foveaux HotelResponded 26 January 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review. We certainly enjoyed having you stay with us. Come again!!

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I stayed there for three nights as I had a shark cage dive on the second day! The room was simple,but really clean with a comfortable bed,a sink and fresh towels every day, toilet und shower to share and also really clean and nice !...More

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Foveaux Hotel is a small 9 room bed and breakfast boutique art deco hotel located in the middle of Bluff- New Zealand's southernmost seaport and gateway to Stewart Island. The hotel houses the Captain's More Table licensed restaurant which is open for lunches, devonshire teas, and dinners every day. There are many bush walks and scenic views around Bluff and vicinity. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 58 - USD 86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Bluff
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 58 - USD 86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Bluff
Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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10 October 2014|
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Response from Sherry S | Property representative |
You can contact the Foveaux Hotel by emal or call the hotel reception desk.
Room Tips
"All good rooms"
28 Mar. 2018
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"Ask for the room with the balcony and ensuite number 1"
13 Feb. 2017
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"Just ask to see rooms. The owner is justifiably proud of what she has to offer."
3 Nov. 2016
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"Room 1 with a balcony, ideal for family to sit outside."
22 Feb. 2016
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