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Birds Ferry Lodge

163 Birds Ferry Road,, Westport 7865 New Zealand
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163 Birds Ferry Road,, Westport 7865 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the cottage is lovely and Alison and Andre are friendly and helpful. However, the website uses descriptors like 'luxurious' and 'gourmet', which as discerning travellers, we felt were misleading. The accommodation is comfortable and clean and the food was ok, but fell...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from birdsferrylodge, Owner at Birds Ferry LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Anna and Nic for your review. We are sorry that you found our descriptors misleading but pleased that that you found the cottage to be comfortable and clean. The images on our website give a very clear picture of what to expect. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in the lodge and it was so cozy and spacious! We were made to feel so at home and our hosts were wonderful (Thank you Alison and Andre!) We had our binoculars and were looking for birds and Andre spent...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank eleanor471
Reviewed 23 October 2018

The entire experience was amazing. From the location right down to the very tiniest attention to detail. Alison and Andre have such a beautiful property and cottage and they really look after their guests - with freshly baked bread and catering to dietary needs, as...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Sightseer828037
Reviewed 4 October 2018

My fiance and I spent 4 nights here, and really loved it. The property had a nice relaxing feel to it and the cottage was comfortably furnished. The bathroom was huge and very luxurious. The outdoor baths were an amazing place to relax and star...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank maleitafryer
Reviewed 20 August 2018

From the moment we arrived at Birds Ferry Cottage and read our personalised 'welcome sign' we knew we were in the right place to have a relaxing, luxurious winter stay. Alison and Andre are excellent hosts - clearly passionate about ensuring that the needs of...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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About
Description
Welcome to Birds Ferry Lodge where you will enjoy a wilderness location just North of Punakaiki. This modern and stylish solid timber lodge features comfortable en-suite rooms with baths & balconies with More superb mountain, bush and ocean views. The Self-contained cottage "Ferry Man’s Cottage" in its own private garden is perfect for couples seeking privacy or families needing space for children to run. The twin garden baths with hot piped water are a popular ‘kiwiana’ feature! On-site masseuse and day spa. Alison enjoys sourcing local fish and lamb for use in the Lodge kitchen. We grow almost all of the fresh produce used in the kitchen in our 1 hectare vegetable garden along with our own free range eggs from very happy chickens. Be sure to book a dinner which will be a highlight of your stay! FREE WIFI. Nearby are Norwest Adventures, Charleston where you can explore ancient limestone caves and see millions of glow worms. Stay 2 nights to enjoy 10% off the price of this tour. Also nearby is Tauranga Bay where you can view one of New Zealand’s large fur seal colonies and enjoy a scenic cliff top walk to the light house. Stay 2 nights & enjoy a complimentary tailor made local tour with Andre as well as a reduced tariff. NEW for 2011/12 is the "Denniston Experience" which is a short drive from Birds Ferry Lodge. This is a guided trip into a historic coal mine and is outstanding. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$185 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$185 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
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Amnh28
3 March 2016|
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Good Morning and thank you for your question. Yes you are correct! We accept well behaved pets at Ferry Mans Cottage - they must be under control around wildlife (including Kiwis) and we request that you scoop the poop in... More
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"You have to watch for the sign for Birds Ferry Lodge on Hwy 6 - it is easy to miss and the lodge is well..."
eleanor471
4 weeks ago
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"Stunning location."
982carolynl
14 Aug 2018
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"the cottage has privacy, the rooms do not"
wattw2016
02 Mar 2018
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"If you want total privacy take the cottage."
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16 Feb 2018
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