Classy cottage amongst the grapevines

Over the hill from Taradale and close to the Puketapu Village

10/10 (24 ratings) 67 Guest Comments

#12249 - Taradale - Cottage - Listed Nov 2010


  • 4people (max)
  • 2bedrooms
  • 1bathrooms
  • kids
  • pets
  • smokers
  • 5 minutes to local store, country pub/restaurant and winery
  • 10 minutes to Taradale and Mission/Church Road wineries
  • 15 minutes from Napier and Hastings

Beautifully presented and stylish modern cottage situated on a 25 acre working vineyard in the picturesque Dartmoor Valley. Lovely views across the vineyard and valley landscape.
Close to the Tutaekuri River, which offers great trout fishing and scenic walks. There are also many cycle trails nearby.
Superb semi-rural location, which is ideally placed for guests to be able to enjoy all of the many varied activities that the Hawke's Bay offers!

Quiet, warm and restful cottage - with private courtyard, sunny verandahs and ample car parking.
Complimentary breakfast provisions are provided for the first day of stay - as well as a bottle of wine from our award-winning vineyards.

Minimum stay 2 nights. Rate is negotiable for longer stays.

Vineyard and winemaking excursion with owner can be arranged as an optional extra.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine


  • Main room

    1 x Queen bed

  • Second room

    2 x Single bed

Service level

Linen: Linen supplied and included with rental.

Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.


Linen (Included) ;

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Owner/Manager contact details will be provided by Bookabach once you've made a booking request.

Special conditions

Smoking allowed outside only

Guest Comments (67)

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 Lovely cottage in beautiful surroundings, grape vines and lovely gardens surround you, deck on two sides to sit and listen to the vines grow. We have visited a number of times and this cottage is always our first option for accommodation. We will be back.... 

 Vigne Cottage is outstanding, we could not have asked for more. The cottage is such a fantastic place to stay, quiet, warm and very comfortable. Neal and Suzanna have set the cottage up so well and it is just a delight to have stayed. The location is fantastic, from the meal at the local Puketapu pub and just over the hill to both Napier and Hastings and the wineries and great cafes. Look forward to returning again. 

 What didn't I like! Everything was awesome. It was clean, modern and was in a beautiful vineyard. The owners were a joy to deal with, giving use tips on where to go in the surrounding areas. Not to mention the complementary breakfast and bottle of wine. I most definitely stay here again if in the Hawkes bay area. 

 The location of the Cottage is fantastic. Not too far from any of the wine areas. We go down with our girls and there is a lot to do as a family. Highly recommend this location. 

 Comfortable, modern cottage in a great location. Spotlessly clean and has everything you need. Your friendly hosts will help you with anything you need including info about things to do in the area and where to get the best food and wine. 

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$195+ NZD per night

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Things to do

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  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking/Walks
  • Historical Sites
  • Hot Pools
  • Mountain Biking
  • Wineries