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Ferry Mans Cottage by a private lake
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Westport, West Coast Region, South Island
Highly rated purpose built cottage,located at the very end of Birdsferry Road,Ferry Man's Cottage offers an exclusive retreat set in it's own private gardens within our 33 acre property. 2 Km from SHW 6 and located on the edge of a small lake, with only native Wekas and wild Ducks as neighbours this is a most peaceful spot.The native kiwi can be heard calling here at night. Ideally located, midway between the West Coast glaciers and Nelson/Picton,making it the perfect spot to break your journey.
The solid timber cottage is finished to a very high standard and designed to take in the panoramic mountain and ocean views all the luxury touches of Birds Ferry Lodge but with a fully equipped kitchen in your own private setting. Luxurious interiors are warmed by a roaring fire meaning the cottage is cosy at all times of the year.Double g...
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About the Owner
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2009
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Stayed 2 nights in this charming cottage. Private location ~1+km down a winding (and dusty) gravel road, a few hundred meters past the lodge. Sits on side of hill with distant ocean view (few km in distance) and views of surrounding brush/vegetation with your own...More

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southislander019, VR Owner at Hear Wild Kiwis at Night & enjoyTWIN Garden Baths!, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Hello again and thank you for your review. We need to clarify a few facts for the readers: There is a king bed and a Queen bed, one of each. “Dated appliances”- In New Zealand, for environmental reasons we do not change appliance just for...More

Reviewed 20 March 2011

Alison and Andre have created a piece of heaven on the NZ west coast. We felt the stress lift as we approached the Ferry Man's Cottage. The cottage is simply but comfortably furnished - with everything you need. We opted for dinner in the cottage...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2011

Alison and Andre where great, friendly, great cooks and they have two fun dogs enjoyed our stay very much but did not stay long enough.

Thank fclarkson
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 King
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  • single night surcharge: R 1 084 / stay - Fee
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Rate is for 2 guests. Additional guests/children $85 per night includes gourmet breakfast hamper. Special packages for 2 nights or more available during quieter months of the year. Flipkey will charge up to 10% booking fee ontop of our quotation.
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