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1,500 Sq m of beautiful native bush and bird life

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 8)

"Accelerated relaxation" in a sunny climate and slow pace of life.

Unlimited WiFi; Large screen free-view TV; Guest Netflix account and DVD player; portable Bluetooth speakers Good mobile reception.

The kitchen is well appointed with a microwave, dishwasher, oven, bench top oven, toasted sandwich maker, and electric fry pan.

The log fire and heat pump makes the house lovely and cozy in winter especially on the mezzanine (master bedroom) level; the house and forest is cool in the summer.

Spacious with 2 toilets.

Fine for young children: kiddie gate at bottom and top of internal stairs, port-a-cot and highchair provided.

Four-person spa pool on the deck that is sheltered from the wind and undercover, so you can enjoy it in any weather.

We supply duvets, pillows, sheets, shower and spa towels, tea towels, dish cloth, bath mat, rubbish bag liner and wheely bins.

Tea, coffee, green tea and condiments are provided.

The section has large Matai, Totara, Tetoki, Lemon wood, Lancewood, Rewa Rewa, kowhai trees and an understory of Kawa Kawa, and even some Ring Ringa that flower in season.

Nearby Attractions

Visit Barr-Brown reserve (100m), an inspiring example of old-growth Totara, Matai, and Titoki. Say hi to the neighbour's horses (100m); Swim in the river hole in the forest park at the top end of Bucks Rd (6km).

Featherston Golf Club is a short drive. Enjoy Featherston's three unique museums: Fell Engine Museum, Featherston Heritage Museum and Mainly Military Museum. Enjoy the local cafes or grab a bargain at the antique shop.

Featherston railway station is a 10 minute walk. Masterton and Upper Hutt are 30 minutes by car. Greytown is 10 minutes drive for the boutique shopping and more cafes. Enjoy Martinborough with its wineries (20 minutes by car).

Special conditions:

Definitely no smoking inside.

Some pets allowed with prior approval $100 bond for dogs, that will be paid back as soon as the cottage is checked.

Linen and cleaning charges are mandatory. Since we do not live on site we employ a cleaner to clean and re-stock. All beds are made up, towels provided, firewood and other essentials are re-stocked in case of last-minute bookings.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$50.00 per stay); Linen (Required, NZ$10.00 per person);

More Details

Owner
Bookabach
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2018

What makes this house unique

Sheltered, private four-person spa; unlimited WiFi; Free-view TV; Netflix

Amenities

Featherston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bunk room, 3x single beds - 1 twin/ single , 1 child bed
    Downstairs bed room - 1 queen
    lounge - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking

Reviews

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average rating of 4.5193796 based on 129 reviews
5

just as good as last time, thanks

  • 5 of 5

just as good as last time, thanks

  • Submitted: May 23, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: Bookabach
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just as good as last time, thanks

  • 5 of 5

just as good as last time, thanks

  • Submitted: May 23, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Amazing place surrounding in beautiful bush and so many very friendly birds.

  • 5 of 5

Amazing place surrounding in beautiful bush and so many very friendly birds. House had everything we needed and the fire made for a very cozy stay while it was cold outside. Would happily go back and would recommend to others :)

  • Submitted: May 14, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: Bookabach
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Amazing place surrounding in beautiful bush and so many very friendly birds.

  • 5 of 5

Amazing place surrounding in beautiful bush and so many very friendly birds. House had everything we needed and the fire made for a very cozy stay while it was cold outside. Would happily go back and would recommend to others :)

  • Submitted: May 14, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: Bookabach
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great property and would use again, thanks

  • 4 of 5

great property and would use again, thanks

  • Submitted: May 12, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
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Fabulous cottage.

  • 4 of 5

Fabulous cottage. Enjoyed the peace and quiet, the bird life and the relaxing spa.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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