Quality Hotel Marlborough
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Accomodation: Copthorne Hotel Marlborough - This was an Expedia find and proved to be quite a disappointment. The managment team was very nice, but the shortfalls of the property still left the overall experience wanting. The general description references "Boutique Hotel with superior large rooms most with leather couch and LCD TV". My …
Hello family and friends! We haven't had much opportunity to get online in New Zealand because of the fees they charge for internet, ($3 - $4 for 20 minutes!) so we apologize for taking so long in getting connected with you all. We've taken over 1,000 photos, (the North Island is beautiful!!!) but narrowed it down to just a few...Don't worry, we …
March 11, 2005 Spent a greater part of the day driving North to Tutukaka, the starting point for scuba diving off of Poor Knight's Islands. Drive up there was long and windy (read: car sick); but very beautiful. Stopped in Whangarei (pronounced FanGARay) for lunch, then visited all of the beautiful beaches around Tutukaka: Sandy Bay, Whales Bay, …
... and head off to Nelson the following day, where accommodation was plentiful.
We had planned to tour around the vineyards on bikes, but the last bike tour had left just a few minutes before we arrived at the I-Site, and renting bikes proved to be near impossible, without wasting half the afternoon (which was now previous wine-tasting time!). So, Mr H (not much of a wine-drinker), offered to drive us around, allowing me to ...
... minted lamb steaks for dinner so we cooked those up and had dinner in the kitchen. It was nice to be back to our own company and have a chilled out day. Colin had text Hef and said no work tomorrow but work Wednesday if he wants it. 25/02/2014 Had a good lie in again. Had breakfast in the same cafe again and then headed back to the caravan park to sort out the rest of our luggage in the car. We had some lunch and then headed up to Mark and Trish's to leave some ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center