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The Walnut Tree B&B

335 Muritai Road | Eastbourne, Wellington 5013, New Zealand
The Walnut Tree B&B
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

I have just returned from a lovely weekend attending a wedding in Wellington with friends. We were lucky to stay at The Walnut Tree. Jasmin and her family were so welcoming, considerate and well organised. The characterful house is well set out so guests have privacy, but also have the luxury of their own generous well appointed living area with... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

It was great to have you here. We are so lucky to have such nice ( and interesting) people stay with us, it's one of the BIG pluses of running a B & B. Thanks for your review - we are always pleased to hear that guests have enjoyed themselves and do appreciate that you took the time to say... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We were treated to a very special night away at the Walnut Tree B&B in Eastbourne. This B&B is in the quiet seaside village of Eastbourne. It is a beautiful old house under the shade of a large Walnut tree. Even the entrance way with its old walnut door under a curved creeper lined doorway was quite entrancing. The whole... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Glad you liked the bacon & egg baskets - they are family favourites here too! More importantly we are so pleased that you felt treated and relaxed during your special break away. Thank you so much for your kind comments we do appreciate it. More 

Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My family and I had the occasion to spend some time in New Zealand. While the country is stunning the people are even more so. While touring, we spent an evening at the Walnut Tree B&B. What a wonderful place!!! Imagine a setting in an historic home overlooking the bay. We were accommodated o the second floor of this grand... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. Wow! Even though you were only with us for a brief stay we did so enjoy meeting you all - and it's always a pleasure to see people enjoying our space, relaxing and feeling a little bit 'home away from home'- mission accomplished! Many thanks once again. More 

Greater Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at your lovely place and appreciated the great service. Everything was exquisite down to a tee – tasteful decor, delicious gourmet breakfast, and beautiful view – especially enjoyed the sunset entertaining our guests

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Macka5659, Manager at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Yours was a special stay for a very special wedding couple. We were delighted to have you stay and are so glad that you and your friends were able to enjoy your time with us. Thanks so much for your kind words. More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The guest area in the Walnut Tree comprises the full top floor of the house. In addition to the large main bedroom there is an enormous lounge with beautiful panoramic views over the bay towards Wellington. Additionally there are two other bedrooms, but the whole floor is only let out to one guest group. A full cooked breakfast provided a... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and for taking the time to review The Walnut Tree. I do apologise that the servicing did not meet your expectations. I hope you enjoyed your time in NZ. More 

Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I had my hen's weekend here. We were 5 mature women who wanted luxury accommodation with fine decor, luxurious beds, copious towels, big bath room, spa pool, garden balcony with calming water feature, gorgeous sea views from the bedroom and large, comfy lounge. We had our own utility area with fridge and crockery- great for our happy hour. It was... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for choosing us for your hen's weekend. It was great to see you all enjoying 'time out' and catching up. Thanks too for your kind comments, they are much appreciated. More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

February 2015 . I had a wonderful stay at The Walnut Tree ! It is well positioned to take in the glorious harbour views . I wanted for nothing .The hosts have thought of everything: a plethora of beverages in a private kitchenette plus yummy biscuits ; a lovely private sitting room with huge tv and dvd/cd player (millions of... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your very generous feedback. It was lovely to meet you and help out with some local knowledge. We look forward to having you both to stay and maybe even relax a little! - in the near future. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

It's not hard to recommend this B&B. It's so close to the city yet feels a million miles away! We stayed for one night as a little escape from the day to day of Wellington and found the hosts to be very welcoming. Hospitable doesn't quite cover it, we were generously offered a collection from the ferry, and a subsequent... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Oh my! i don't think we've ever been give six stars before! I am not sure if we can live up to those accolades - but we are delighted that your stay was a memorable one - we are so pleased to have been able to meet you and give you a well-deserved break from busy lives on the other... More 

singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We have just enjoyed a gorgeous weekend at the wonderful Walnut Tree in Eastbourne. The hosts are very generous, kind and thoughtful; the rooms well appointed and breakfasts superb! I fully recommend as a wonderful place to base yourself in Eastbourne, or simply retreat from "real life" for a few days. Looking forward to going back again!

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Am glad your mini break was such a success. It was lovely to see you enjoying your time out and relaxing at our place. Thanks for your kind words too! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

It was our first time at a B&b and we chose Walnut tree B&b as it was close to the wedding venue we were attending. And by the end of the first day I was saying "ok I'm heading home" as jasmine makes you feel at home from the minute you ring the bell till the minute she dropped us... More 

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Macka5659, Owner at The Walnut Tree B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for those kind words! It was a pleasure to have you to stay - and you pay us the best compliment when you said you felt 'at home' - that's what a B & B should be. Do come again - you would be most welcome. More 

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