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Guthrie Cottage - Beachfront - Eastbourne - Wellington

17 reviews
Sunroom - a perfect place to sit and do nothing
It's simply stunning
A bath in the front yard - a stone's throw to the sea!
Comfortable but stylish living area
Blue bedroom
The last of the sun...
Well equipped kitchen
Floor plan
Immaculate bathroom
Outdoor candle-lit with stunning sea views
Quiet rear court yard with a BBQ
Red bedroom - voluptuous.
Bush walks at the back door...
There is lots to do...
Eastbourne Village
Days Bay - catch the ferry to Wellington, it only takes 20 minutes
A view from the top of the hill, there are lovely bush-walks nearby
Another stunning day, looking out to Wellington
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Wellington, Greater Wellington, North Island
Guthrie Cottage is simply stunning! Are you looking for a romantic retreat or just a fantastic holiday home to enjoy some well deserved time out as you visit this spectacular part of the world?

The cottage offers:

• fully self contained accommodation for 2-6 guests
• is situated on the beach-front in a quiet location with beautiful Wellington harbour views
• is immaculately presented with all of the comforts of home including central heating

This beautifully renovated cottage has been lovingly renovated by the Guthrie family so that guests have the opportunity to experience the delight of staying there. All aspects of your comfort have been considered to ensure a wonderful stay.

Wake in the morning, invigorated and refreshed, listening to the sound of waves lapping on the beach. Yes, it is that close!

The cottage is a short wa...
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About the Owner, Lynne P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 192 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL158228
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Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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Diane J
Melbourne, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2018 for a stay in April 2018

We couldn't have had a happier holiday at Guthrie Cottage. Clean and bright, warm and comfortable. Great location. We had everything we needed. Loved the little room where we ate our meals and looked out onto the bay. You can even enjoy a cup of tea/coffee from the main bedroom and look out onto the bay. Eastbourne village is within...

Angela R
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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Perfect introduction to New Zealand. Loved accommodation right across road from beach. Walking distance to village centre with nice bar and food and convenient for bus into Wellington. Absolutely perfect for us.

Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015
people found this review helpful

Our third trip to Guthrie Cottage. Highly recommended. The ever changing harbour view and sunsets are always beautiful, whatever the weather. A very safe area with easy parking. Guthrie is a very relaxing, comfortable and quiet place to stay. It's a short walk to the supermarket & local shops. A bath & shower in the front yard are always a...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Two bedrooms with queen sized beds plus a double fold out sofa bed in the living area. Well equipped kitchen, beautiful bathroom with a bath and giant shower head. Black out curtains in both bedrooms for daytime naps. Polished wooden floors with gas central heating.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Peak Rate - 1 September - 30 April: $250 per night first couple, plus $40 per additional guest per night (includes children occupying beds). Minimum 2 night booking. Off Peak rate - 1 May - 31 August: $200 per night first couple, plus $40 per additional guest per night (includes children occupying our beds). Minimum 2 nights stay. Note: check in time is 15.00, check-out time is 10.00
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About the neighbourhood
Eastbourne is a lovely location just a stone's throw from Wellington. Where else in the world can you have such great access to the outdoors whilst being so close to a capital city? Enjoy the many walks in the hills, cycling around the Pencarrow Coast to the lighthouse or hang out in one of the local cafes. There is something for everyone. As the cottage is located right on the beach-front you can just sit and watch the world go by.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Wellington Airport: 30.0 km
Railway: Petone or Waterloo (Lower Hutt): 15.0 km
Ferry: Interislander to South Island, East By West from CBD: 20.0 km
Guthrie Cottage is located on the beach front in Eastbourne, which is directly across the harbour from Wellington CBD. It is a 40 minute drive by car from the airport. Public transport is available if you don't have a car.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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