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Eliza's Garden Cottage - Luxury Vineyard Cottage

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Eliza's - beautiful inside and out.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
41 reviews
Eliza's - beautiful inside and out.
Sleep like an angel in the worlds best beds.
Dusk - the perfect time for a glass of wine from the vines surrounding you.
Midst of the vines.
Exquisite homemade breakfast provisions
Eliza's living room opens to the pool and garden - perfect entertaining space.
Eliza's is deliciously warm.
Night time croquet anyone?
Blissful sleep in goosedown
Eliza's lawn is perfect for croquet,cricket, soccer.....
Main bedroom overlooking pool
Amazing sunsets.
Eliza's spacious open plan living rooms. Perfect for reunions with dear friends and family.
Eliza's sitting room looking towards the Richmond Ranges at Dusk
The well equipped kitchen... For cooking up a storm.
Friend and family central.
Morning sun..... when you make your first cup of coffee.
Eliza's world famous granola and organic plums poached with vanilla
Watch the sunset.
Eliza's third bedroom with free range egg breakfast
Eliza's barbeque and pool from the veranda
Eliza's veranda looking out to the garden and vineyard.
Eliza's croquet set
Eliza's pool, veranda and barbeque.
Early promise in the vineyard
Modern bathroom with full sized bath
Delicious complimentary organic toiletries.
Fresh blooms everywhere.
Eliza's vineyard at dusk
Free range chickens foraging amongst the plum trees
Amazing mature trees and shrubs are throughout the acre of garden.
Bikes are among the many toys we offer.
The sun begins to set on The Richmond Ranges.
The sun drenched view as you rest in bed.
From the beginning of August lambing begins and at dusk our guests are entranced by the lambs racing one another.
The golden pheasant and the walnut tree.
Beautiful sunset.
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Overview
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Blenheim, Marlborough Region, South Island
LUXURY VINEYARD COTTAGE WITH PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL
A charming, private vineyard cottage set amongst a beautiful established garden that has been furnished with luxury and comfort in mind. The garden opens directly onto 100 acres of vineyard.

WINNER GOLDEN PIWA 2016 - BEST HOSPITALITY IN NEW ZEALAND

HEART OF THE WINERIES
You will be in the midst of Marlborough's world famous wine region with wineries such as Cloudy Bay on your doorstep. The Marlborough Sounds is fifteen minutes by car and Blenheim five.

FREE WIFI, FULL SKY TV
Extensive media library of books, magazines,classic DVD's and CD's. The pantry and laundry are filled with all the essentials to get your holiday started. The newspaper is delivered daily.

GOURMET BREAKFAST
Full country breakfast provisions - bacon, eggs from our free range chickens and all homemade...
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About the Owner, wendy p
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 41 reviews and 1 property
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Teri B
Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Staying at Eliza's was a treat from start to finish, from the moment we walked in we were surprised at the added extras that our host Wendy had included to make our stay so relaxing and special. The breakfast supplied was scrumptious, especially the bread that Wendy made herself! The best part is the meticulously taken care of cottage garden...

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Thank you Teri!

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497beth
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

What a wonderful place to stay. Wendy has created an excellent home for visitors: there is nothing wanting. She made sure we had plenty of breakfast provisions, especially since we were arriving late and might not want to go to the shops before bed! We had fresh eggs, fresh bread; everything! Two friends and I stayed a couple of nights,...

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Management response:

Oh Beth! Thank you! It was lovely meeting you all and I'm very glad you enjoyed your stay. Come back some time! wendy

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Kim390
Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015 for a stay in February 2015

We have stayed here before a couple of times in the winter which has been great, but this was the first time we have stayed in summer. It was just as perfect but the kids got to enjoy the pool and back yard cricket in a yard that is bigger than most. My husband and I enjoyed the wonderful food...

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Management response:

Thank you Kim! I don't get many Trip Advisor reviews unless I ask for them and I hate doing that so any review is now self motivated and that makes each one extra special. I'm glad you enjoyed the summer face of Eliza's and hope you'll be back with us soon. W xxx

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets have to bring their own beds and sleep on them! Eliza's is not suitable for parties other than small dinner parties. We lavish love on Eliza's and expect our guests to treat...
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Default 2 nights
£153
A$250
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1 Dec 2016 -
31 Mar 2017
Summer 2016/2017
2 nights
£211
A$345
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1 Apr 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
Autumn 2017
2 nights
£180
A$295
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1 Jul 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
Winter 2017
2 nights
£150
A$245
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About the neighbourhood
Eliza's is in Grovetown, a small farming settlement 5 minutes north of Blenheim on State Highway 1. The surrounding farms are a mix of grapes, sheep, crops ; sweetcorn, baby beans and peas, a pear orchard and a commercial field of peonies. There is no public transport but taxis are readily available. The cottage has endless parking - for boats, trailers, camper vans etc.

There is ample space for walks on the farm and an excellent route on quiet country roads for running and bike riding.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Blenheim or Picton: 11.0 km
Railway: Blenheim: 6.4 km
Ferry: Picton: 16.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.0 km.
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