Unique experience of staying in a straw bale house

Bach or holiday home | Martinborough | #26034

9.1/10 (67 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Feel the relaxed ambience of living in a straw house.
  • Within walking distance of all the vineyards and only three minutes walk to The Square.
  • Stylishly furnished

The Straw House is ideal for two couples wanting to be close to the centre of town and also within walking distance of the vineyards. Each bedroom has its own en suite bathroom and the open plan living is between the two bedrooms. The house faces north to provide maximum sunshine and has huge bi-fold type doors opening onto a patio. It is perfect for outdoor living with a BBQ provided. There is a gas fire for winter which heats the house really quickly due the insulation of straw walls. There is SKY TV and a DVD player.

The whole house is stylishly furnished and has a full kitchen with oven and dishwasher.

Special conditions: Surcharge for one night's stay of $50. i.e. $270 for one night only Smoking allowed outside only No pets allowed


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
multiple night occupancy
25-Sep-17 to 25-Oct-17
$220/night $220/night
2 night minimum stay
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26-Oct-17 to 20-Dec-17
$270/night $270/night
multiple night occupancy
21-Dec-17 to 13-Jan-18
$220/night $220/night
2 night minimum stay
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14-Jan-18 to 01-Feb-18
$270/night $270/night
multiple night occupancy
02-Feb-18 to 04-Feb-18
$220/night $220/night
2 night minimum stay
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05-Feb-18 to 01-Mar-18
$270/night $270/night
multiple night occupancy
02-Mar-18 to 04-Mar-18
$220/night $220/night
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
05-Mar-18 to 25-Mar-18
$270/night $270/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 (67)

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  • The straw bale house was warm, comfortable, attractive, well appointed and had...

    The straw bale house was warm, comfortable, attractive, well appointed and had a great vibe. The layout was brilliant with a central living area and a bedroom & ensuite on either side. The breakfast provisions were a lovely touch and appreciated. The gas fire was easy to use, provided instant heat and looked great. Would thoroughly recommend 'The Strawhouse' is a unique holiday experience. Perfect location close to the village and vineyards. Would stay here again in a heartbeat.

    robyds937 100%|4x Sep 2017

  • Can't wait to stay here again

    Can't wait to stay here again. Thank you.

    Angela_Gi1 100%|4x Jul 2017

  • Loved this place

    Loved this place. Really suited to two couples due to the layout Very cosy and warm and convenient location. Small but everything you need for a break away. Loved breakfast items provided. Thanks

    leslsh560 100%|2x Jun 2017

  • Absolutely stunning little place

    Absolutely stunning little place. Very very cute. Loved the feel and ambience of the cottage. Will definitely come back.

    dianie514 100%|3x Jun 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you a Diane glad you enjoyed. Hope you were warm enough?

    ChristinaEa2 100%|35x

  • The property was in a great location 3-4 muninutes walk to the...

    The property was in a great location 3-4 muninutes walk to the square. It was very clean and tidy.and was a great propery for 2 couples as each bedroom had it own bathroom.

    glener662 100%|1x Apr 2017

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