1,500 Sq m of beautiful native bush and bird life

Bach or holiday home | Featherston | #25649

9.5/10 (115 ratings)
  • 8 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • Large deck with Gas BBQ provided for summer and log fire to keep you cosy in winter
  • Section laid out with garden paths to wander around the native bush. Property has QE2 protection
  • Sheltered four person Spa Pool on the deck; unlimited WiFi; Freeview TV; Bluetooth music speakers

"Accelerated relaxation" in a sunny climate and slow pace of life.

Unlimited WiFi; Large screen free-view TV; Good mobile reception.

The kitchen is well appointed with a microwave, dishwasher, bench top oven, toasted sandwich maker, and electric fry pan.

The log fire and heat pump makes the house lovely and cozy in winter especially on the mezzanine (master bedroom) level; the house and forest is cool in the summer.

Spacious with 2 toilets.

Fine for young children: kiddie gate at bottom and top of internal stairs, port-a-cot and highchair provided.

Four-person spa pool on the deck that is sheltered from the wind and undercover, so you can enjoy it in any weather.

We supply duvets, pillows, sheets, shower and spa towels, tea towels, dish cloth, bath mat, rubbish bag liner and wheely bins.

Tea, coffee, green tea and condiments are provided.

Bicycles and helmets (2 adult, 2 child) are provided for free so you can enjoy local rides or get to shops quickly.

The section has large Matai, Totara, Tetoki, Lemon wood, Lancewood, Rewa Rewa, kowhai trees and an understory of Kawa Kawa, and even some Ring Ringa that flower in season.

Nearby Attractions

Visit Barr-Brown reserve (100m), an inspiring example of old-growth Totara, Matai, and Titoki. Say hi to the neighbour's horses (100m); Swim in the river hole in the forest park at the top end of Bucks Rd (6km) (ideal bike ride).

Featherston Golf Club is a short drive. Enjoy Featherston's three unique museums: Fell Engine Museum, Featherston Heritage Museum and Mainly Military Museum. Enjoy the local cafes or grab a bargain at the antique shop.

Featherston railway station is a 10 minute walk. Masterton and Upper Hutt are 30 minutes by car. Greytown is 10 minutes drive for the boutique shopping and more cafes. Enjoy Martinborough with its wineries (20 minutes by car).

Special conditions: Definitely no smoking inside. Some pets allowed with prior approval $100 bond for dogs, that will be paid back as soon as the cottage is checked. Linen and cleaning charges are mandatory. Since we do not live on site we employ a cleaner to clean and re-stock. All beds are made up, towels provided, firewood and other essentials are re-stocked in case of last-minute bookings.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Spa pool
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bunk room, 3x single beds

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Downstairs bed room

    1 x Queen bed

  • lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area

  • Master bed room upstairs

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: Cleaning $50.00 per stay (required); Linen $10.00 per person (required)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes public holidays.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat rate tariff
30-Apr-17 to 30-Jul-18
$140+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $20/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (115)

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  • Lovely trees and birdlife

    Lovely trees and birdlife. Spa was a real bonus after tramping and bike ride. House very cold when arrived but excellent heating options of heat pump and log fire with plenty of wood available worked quickly and efficiently

    RussyGr1 100%|6x Apr 2017

  • Lovely, preacful, clean and cosy place to stay

    Lovely, preacful, clean and cosy place to stay. Spa was a real treat...and we made the most of the bikes. We'll be back for sure. Thanks for having us:)

    marlrs877 100%|5x Apr 2017

  • Just the best place for relaxing

    Just the best place for relaxing. So peaceful and quiet, beautiful forest garden, with birds flying around the plaace. Magic.

    robytt84 100%|19x Apr 2017

  • Great property, everything you need, very homely with a spa to boot!

    Great property, everything you need, very homely with a spa to boot!

    HelenAr1 100%|6x Mar 2017

  • Beautiful and quiet location on the edge of town

    Beautiful and quiet location on the edge of town. The spa pool was a hit!!

    EricM718 100%|5x Mar 2017

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