The Groom's Quarters, Longwood

Cottage | Featherston | #11249

6.3/10 (6 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

Originally accommodation for the grooms, this dwelling is part of the historic listed stable building at Longwood. It has a sitting room with open fire and a separate dining room. It opens onto a large courtyard. Compact, but surprisingly roomy, the decor is colonial NZ with touches of horse brass befitting its position in the stable block. Polished wooden floors and antique kelims add to the ambience.

Perfect for families, children love the upstairs loft reached by a steep ladder (adults please note) and the antique bunk beds. Alternatively it is a charming rustic cottage for a couple.

Facilities

  • Bath tub
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom

    1 x Double bed

  • Loft

    2 x Single bed

  • Master

    1 x Double bed

Availability & rates*

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat Rate
09-Dec-16 to 30-Jun-17
$172+/night $172+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $15/night;

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (10)

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  • The location is spectacular and very convenient to Featherston and the Wairarapa

    The location is spectacular and very convenient to Featherston and the Wairarapa. The sun setting over the fields around the cottage and the rustic charm of the place was great. The bathroom is a tight squeeze and the shower not great. The loft is not suitable for children and could do with an extra rail or support for increased safety. TV only takes dvds but not a biggie.

    KevinK1 100%|2x Mar 2015

  • very quaint atmosphere

    very quaint atmosphere. Loved the open fire. very peaceful surroundings. We were 6 city adults so the hot water was stretched at times. The writer would love to stay again

    vickyho3 100%|1x Feb 2015

  • very quaint atmosphere

    very quaint atmosphere. Loved the open fire. very peaceful surroundings. We were 6 city adults so the hot water was stretched at times. The writer would love to stay again

    vickyho3 100%|1x Feb 2015

  • fantastic stay great to have the one night option

    fantastic stay great to have the one night option

    KristenCl3 100%|1x Aug 2014

  • An registered historic place so atmospheric

    An registered historic place so atmospheric. It was handy to Featherston.

    JillB687 100%|1x Jan 2014

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