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The Mill House

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Mill House

The Mill House

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping
2358 Herbert-Hampden Road, Herbert, 9495

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMoeraki Boulders10 min drive
  • Popular LocationOamaru Victorian Heritage Precinct20 min drive
  • Popular LocationOamaru Harbour21 min drive
  • AirportOamaru (OAM)36 min drive

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About this area


Located in Herbert, The Mill House is in a rural area and on the riverwalk. Totara Estate and Moeraki Lighthouse are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hampden Beach and Moeraki Boulders.

What's nearby

  • Moeraki Boulders - 10 min drive
  • Totara Estate - 10 min drive
  • Hampden Beach - 13 min drive
  • Oamaru Victorian Heritage Precinct - 20 min drive
  • Oamaru Harbour - 21 min drive


  • Lockies Takeaways - 6 min drive
  • Hampden Stores - 6 min drive

About this property

The Mill House

Rivewalk guesthouse in Herbert with free parking
Along with a bar/lounge, this guesthouse has a meeting room and a garden. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, barbecues, a picnic area and a banquet hall are on-site. All 9 rooms offer free WiFi, flat-screen TVs and hairdryers. Guests will also find showers and free toiletries.
The Mill House offers 9 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include a shower. This Herbert guest house provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 bar


  • Banquet hall

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities


  • Heating


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 2 PM - 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa and Mastercard

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Mill House Herbert
Mill House Guesthouse Herbert
The Mill House Herbert
The Mill House Guesthouse
The Mill House Guesthouse Herbert

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 46 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 18 out of 46 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 46 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 46 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 46 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Appeared to be only ones there on night of stay. Room clean but dated. Staff had turned on heating in room prior to arriving as chilly, nice touch.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
A quiet hotel in a picturesque spot in the nz countryside Helpful staff and a comfotable spacious room with microwave and simple kitchen equipmentwpuld recomnend youvstop here on your travels on the sth Is
Stayed 2 nights in May 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent facilities, host was very helpful.
This was an excellent stay. The host was very helpful, and happy to talk. The venue would be lovely for a wedding, especially in summer when the garden is in full bloom.
Stayed 1 night in May 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful stay!
We had a wonderful 2 night stay! The owners and staff were so friendly and helpful. Our studio unit was spotlessly clean, well equipped and so cozy. The beds were amazing and comfy. The gardens were beautiful and such peaceful surroundings. Look forward to staying again

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Has extremly beautiful garden. We were so glad to choose this place. Room is clean and big. Seperate toilet and shower.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2018