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Kenlea Cottage

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“shared kitchen”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

A very welcoming host who ensured we had everything we needed to make our stay pleasant and comfortable. We were very impressed with the large and comprehensive DVD library. Proximity to many types of eating establishments was another great plus.

Thank KerikeriBill
Response from ShelleyEastwood, Owner at Kenlea CottageResponded August 6, 2016

Thanks so much for your lovely review and we do look forward to seeing you again next time you are down this way. Kindest regards Shelley and Clive

Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended !!! I must say its our best stay in New Zealand. Very friendly and welcoming host. Unique well maintained cottage ,warm and cosy . Excellent decor and well maintained garden.perfect location.will surely come back next time we visit Wellington :) A big thank...More

Thank Sreedevisunil
Response from ShelleyEastwood, Owner at Kenlea CottageResponded May 23, 2016

Thanks so much for your response ! we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay. Dont forget to email next time for you special discount :)

Reviewed March 11, 2016

We stayed here for two nights prior to catching the Interislander Ferry and were very impressed by the welcome we received and the fact that everything possible was provided for an enjoyable stay. The attention to detail is first class and it's very easy to...More

Thank Crips
Response from ShelleyEastwood, Owner at Kenlea CottageResponded March 15, 2016

We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay and sorry to hear you had a slow trip to the Ferry. Usually it is only 15 -2 20 mins but as with any road system problems can occur I guess. Normally our guests have plenty...More

Reviewed December 6, 2015

Spent a great weekend here.. such a perfect location. A lot of effort has gone into furnishing this B&B -the 3D TV in the bedroom and the large selection of DVD's in the shared lounge. You can cook in the well equipped shared kitchen but...More

Thank kenmkiwi
Response from ShelleyEastwood, Owner at Kenlea CottageResponded December 8, 2015

Thanks so much for your lovely kind review, its so nice to get such lovely feedback. Kindest regards Shelley & Clive

Reviewed November 29, 2015

This location just outside of Wellington, therefore away from the maddening crowd yet easy to find and commute to and from the city for sightseeing. This former home has beautifully landscaped gardens, and quiet, clean and comfortable shared areas-living room & kitchen. It was a...More

Thank Annette W
Response from ShelleyEastwood, Owner at Kenlea CottageResponded December 8, 2015

Thanks so much for your review, and we hope to see you again :) Kindest regards Shelley & Clive

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$101 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Crips
April 13, 2015|
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Response from ShelleyEastwood | Property representative |
Hi :-), all our rooms have en-suite shower, toilet & hand-basin (the Rimu room has the largest with corner shower, toilet & vanity).Our w w w kenlea co nz has the bookit channel and includes further details of our... More
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Response from ShelleyEastwood | Property representative |
Hi, We do have a lot of people come to stay and catch the 9:00am ferry. If you have a car it is no problem at all. Depending on the traffic you may need to depart around 7:30am to catch the ferry. It would allow time to drop... More
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"Discuss your requirements with Shelley, who will do her best to sort out the best room she can for you."
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"All the rooms are beautifu. No bad choices. The Rimu room has a large ensuite."
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