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Kingston Homestead, tranquility near Queenstown

Manor House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Kingston, Otago Region, South Island
Step back in time into the Kingston Homestead, a renovated 1900's homestead only a stones throw from the shores of Lake Wakatipu. With it's wood paneling and high ceilings, this house exudes relaxed southern history and charm.
Located in the charming and quiet village of Kingston, only 30 minutes scenic drive south of Queenstown airport and only 25 minutes away from bottom of the Remarkables Ski field, the house is surrounded by mountain and lake views.
With diesel fired radiators in every room and a modern wood burner in the lounge, this house is toasty warm on even the coldest nights. For the warm summers evening, there is a deck at the front of the house overlooking the mountains and lake and a sunny BBQ area at the back of the house perfect for catching the last of the evening sun.
Each room is individually decorated and inclu...
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Listing #FKN6669397
About the Owner
Sara L
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2015
Interaction with guests
I live in the separate flat so I'm available to help settle you in and answer your questions if you need assistance. You may see me walking the dog or feeding the chickens in the garden at the side of the house. Other than that, you'll rarely see me unless you want to!
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

This Homestead is a lovely 30 minute drive away from crowded Queenstown. The home is situated in a charming little town that is peaceful and lovely. The house is very well appointed...it was like being in an English cottage and provided us travelers with all...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank letusgodive
Management response:Responded 26 February 2017

Thanks Kathy, I'm really pleased you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to seeing you again in the future.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
This is a really quiet location so no parties and please be mindful of the neighbours if you use the BBQ outside.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: R 2 566 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: R 308 / stay - Fee
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How to get there
Airport: Queenstown Airport: 40.0 km
From Queenstown:
Drive south towards Invercargill on State Highway 6 with the lake on your right hand side. Kingston is the small township at the very southern end of the lake. Turn right into Kingston into Kent Street, take the 4th left into Gloucester Street, the Kingston Homestead is on the left hand side on the corner with Hampshire Street.

There is parking for 1 car on the drive. Additional vehicles will have to park on the road.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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