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Copthorne Resort Solway Park Wairarapa

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At a Glance

    Pros

  • all single-story accommodations
  • plenty of in-house activities
  • good off-road parking

    Cons

  • weekdays popular for corporate conferences
  • can get crowded on weekends with special family rates

Copthorne Resort Solway Park Wairarapa Review

On 23 acres of landscaped grounds and gardens in the southern outskirts of Masterton, this is a large resort for a small town. The helpful staff and spacious rooms make this especially good if you're traveling with children. The restaurant ($$$–$$$$) has polished floors, an interesting, exposed timber ceiling and leather furniture; folding doors along the front open to a sunny deck. All-day dining and dinner is served every day. Local produce is popular: stuffed Carterton pork fillet with apricot, apple, walnut, and rich brandy sauce followed by warm apple tarte-tatin is a good choice.

    Hotel Details

  • 94 rooms, 8 apartments.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 02-18-2014

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