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Eliza's Garden Cottage - Luxury Vineyard Cottage

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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Blenheim, Marlborough Region, South Island
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.



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.

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.

Full country breakfast prov...
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Listing #FKN3740292
About the Owner
wendy p
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
Interaction with guests
I live next door but that's a farm next door! I'm there to help if necessary and I to show you around the vineyard and farm. My garden has been awarded 5 stars by the New Zealand Gardens Trust which you're free to wander around. I'm also respectful of my guests privacy and it's your needs that are most improtant to me..
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Our stay in Eliza's Garden Cottage proved to be our favourite find in New Zealand. The cottage has a wonderful welcoming feel and the gourmet breakfast provided by Wendy topped off a wonderful experience. We enjoyed wandering around the beautiful garden and vineyards and Wendy's...More

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Wendy P, VR Owner at Eliza's Garden Cottage - Luxury Vineyard Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you Marg for this lovely review and being such perfect guests! I really enjoyed meeting you and your Quebecois friends.

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Stayed at this beautiful location with our daughter and her husband. Wendy as well as Rachel made it a great stay. The garden was beautiful. We enjoyed the pool the first day, and the breakfast items were wonderful. There was fruit available for the picking....More

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Wendy P, VR Owner at Eliza's Garden Cottage - Luxury Vineyard Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you Robbie! It was a great pleasure meeting you all and thank you for leaving Eliza's in such immaculate condition. I hope we will see you our way again.......

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Wendy is a fabulous host in a picture post card location. Supreme privacy and views of vines and mountains to die for. A great welcome from Wendy with eggs from her hens, home made jams and home grown fruit and veg. The cottage has everything...More

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Wendy P, VR Owner at Eliza's Garden Cottage - Luxury Vineyard Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you Carl - it was lovely meeting you and I hope we meet again.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • 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
  • 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
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
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...
    1 Full bath
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
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  • Cleaning Fee: R 1 025 / stay - Fee
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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.
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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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