Karin's Garden Villa B&B
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKarin's Garden Villa B&B Devonport
We are working here and glad we are not paying for a room here.
Karin is German and has been running the B & B for too long. She has just accepted an offer on the property which is a good thing.
She is trying to run the place on her own using backpackers for cheap labour. We feel sorry for her as her partner is back home ill, so she's got a lot going on.
Everything about the place is dated. The beds, mattresses, pillows, bedding, towels. It's a beautiful property....but its unloved.
Breakfast consists of cereal, bread, juice (measured) and tea/coffee.
95% of the guests we have spoken to her feel that the price is way too much and that Karin can be rude.
Might be best to stay elsewhere.
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