Rosewood Bed and Breakfast

Member Rating 4 out of 5 by dawn on March 4, 2002

(* The price above is transfered from nz to us dollars.)
the Rosewood B&B is in a 1920's home that is immediately inviting with the front porch surrounded by beveled and cut glass windows that catch and reflect light in a prism of color!

Rhonda Palten invited us into a warm wood paneled entryway and showed us the dining room to our immediate left where tea and coffee were always available along with a few other treats. This is the same room where we would have breakfast the next day. You'll need to tell Rhonda if you would like a hot breakfast, so it can be prepared for you. Otherwise, there is a selection of cold cereals, fruit and yogurts, toast and jams.

Our room was upstairs in a light and airy pink English garden room with a KING SIZE BED! (sorry...not used to that out of the States!)One whole wall was etched and beveled glass windows in a room larger than whole apartments I've rented in Paris! The modern private bathroom was immaculate and huge...we could have had a party up there!

I love B&B stays! Quiet reading rooms after a hectic day seeing the sights....nice conversations with a few other tourists and wonderful advice from the hosts!

If you need to be picked up from the Trans-Alpine train, the Palten's can make such arrangements with you ahead of time. All rates include breakfast: single--shred bath$65nz Queen bed,ensuite bathroom - double--$105nz King bed, ensuite bathroom-double--$120nz

Rosewood Bed and Breakfast
20 High Street
West Coast, New Zealand
(03) 768-4674

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