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Rude owner

We drove in thinking to pick up some lavender essential oil. The shop is small and would take 2... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ck2003123
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Singapore
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Met by an unpleasant woman

Fortunately its rare for this to happen in NZ. We drove there from Wellington because on the net it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MaryL5296
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We drove in thinking to pick up some lavender essential oil. The shop is small and would take 2 minutes to peruse. There’s no one tending to the shop when we entered. We then wandered into the garden, and that’s when the owner appeared. She...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ck2003123
lavendercreeksusi, Owner at Lavender Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Very rude visitor who has no idea what effort is put into maintaining a farm which at the present Is looking stunning and is in full flower, This is a family owned business so it is a privilege for the public to enjoy. No need...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice shop with organic natural products and lovely lavender farm to walk around. Nice owner who welcomed us. Nice old dog teddy. Recommend to all.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank baygirlnz
lavendercreeksusi, Owner at Lavender Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so glad you enjoyed your visit Susi

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fortunately its rare for this to happen in NZ. We drove there from Wellington because on the net it said they still had some lavender even though it was late in the season. It has a pretty setting very small and rural and I had...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MaryL5296
lavendercreeksusi, Manager at Lavender Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

this is fabrication. there was no visit on the 16th November where there was a dog in a car?? The farm was not closed on the 16th??? please erase.

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We met Susie at the Kapiti Coast I-site and being local thought we would visit to see what was at the Lavender Creek farm. Although it wasn’t the right time of year Susie showed us how the lavender oil processing worked with the distillation, separation...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dnlcompton
lavendercreeksusi, Owner at Lavender Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Look forward to your revisit when the lavender is in full bloom Thank you. Susi

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Lavender only just starting to come out but still pretty. Well stocked gift shop. Not far off SH1 and worth the visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hb7010
lavendercreeksusi, Owner at Lavender Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your visit.

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Lavender creek farm and were pleasantly greeted by a beautiful old dog and lovely lady who owns the farm. We chatted for a while and she showed us the distillery process and some different varieties of lavender. I would certainly recommend a quick...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AmyInglis08
lavendercreeksusi, Owner at Lavender Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your visit. Susi

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We were looking for things to do in Otaki and found the lavender farm. The owners were working and saw us walk through the gate, however never greeted us or showed us where the entrance to the farm was. So we took our own initiative...More

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank Marone S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We spent two nights in the Cottage (15th & 16th September ) so we were able to attend a birthday party nearby. This was our second time we have been to the Cottage and again was very relaxing and enjoyable. The breakfast on both days...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank hmcphers0n
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My parents came all the way from Brazil, to see their Grandchildren, and be with the family. One day, in the car, we were looking for things to do in Otaki, when my mum said she wanted to see the lavender farm. I agreed, as...More

Date of experience: January 2017
8  Thank traveltips2015a
Reviewed 19 February 2017

While it is nice to see some lavendar plants, this place is not very big and if you take one look from the road, you've seen it all. There is a small shop selling lavendar products at the same prices as everywhere else - so...More

Date of experience: January 2017
5  Thank Reiselust812
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