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Guthrie Cottage - Beachfront

It's simply stunning
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It's simply stunning
A bath in the front yard - a stone's throw to the sea! Comfortable but stylish living area
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5.0 of 5 stars
16 reviews
It's simply stunning
A bath in the front yard - a stone's throw to the sea!
Comfortable but stylish living area
Blue bedroom
Sunroom - a perfect place to sit and do nothing
The last of the sun...
Well equipped kitchen
Floor plan
Immaculate bathroom
Outdoor candle-lit with stunning sea views
Quiet rear court yard with a BBQ
Red bedroom - voluptuous.
Bush walks at the back door...
There is lots to do...
Eastbourne Village
Days Bay - catch the ferry to Wellington, it only takes 20 minutes
A view from the top of the hill, there are lovely bush-walks nearby
Another stunning day, looking out to Wellington
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Wellington, Greater Wellington, North Island
Guthrie Cottage is simply stunning! Are you looking for a romantic retreat or just a fantastic holiday home to enjoy some well deserved time out as you visit this spectacular corner of the world?

The cottage:

• offers fully self contained accommodation for 2-6 guests
• is situated on the beach-front in a quiet location with beautiful Wellington harbour views
• is immaculately presented with all of the comforts of home including central heating

This beautifully renovated cottage has been lovingly renovated by the Guthrie family so that guests have the opportunity to experience the delight of staying there. All aspects of your comfort have been considered to ensure a wonderful stay.

Wake in the morning, invigorated and refreshed, listening to the sound of waves lapping on the beach. Yes, it is that close!

The cottage is a short...
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About the owner, Lynne P
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL158228 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 16 reviews
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Angela R
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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Perfect introduction to New Zealand. Loved accommodation right across road from beach. Walking distance to village centre with nice bar and food and convenient for bus into Wellington. Absolutely perfect for us. more

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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 for a stay in January 2015
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Our third trip to Guthrie Cottage. Highly recommended. The ever changing harbour view and sunsets are always beautiful, whatever the weather. A very safe area with easy parking. Guthrie is a very relaxing, comfortable and quiet place to stay. It's a short walk to the supermarket & local shops. A bath & shower in the front yard are always a... more

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014 for a stay in January 2014
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This cottage is a beautifully renovated and characterful old two bedroom beachfront home in a very peaceful location right on the waterfront of a bay facing Wellington. It is a few minutes drive from a bay from where there is a ferry ride to Wellington, and about 10 minutes walk from a shopping street with a supermarket and cafes etc.... more

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It is always so nice to hear that guest's have enjoyed their stay at the cottage and had the opportunity to share what the Guthrie family have so lovingly created. We would love to have you come back again! more

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  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Two queen size bedrooms plus a double fold out sofa bed in the lounge. Well equipped, beautiful bathroom, giant shower head.

Black out curtains in both bedrooms for daytime naps. Polished wooden floors with gas central heating.
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Peak Rate - 1 September - 30 April: $NZ250 per night first couple, plus $NZ40 per additional guest per night (includes children occupying beds). Minimum 2 night booking

Off Peak rate - 1 May - 31 August: $NZ200 per night first couple, plus $NZ40 per additional guest per night (includes children occupying our beds). Minimum 2 nights stay.

Note: check in time is 15.00, check-out time is 10.00
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Wellington Airport: 18.6 mi
Railway: Petone: 9.3 mi
Ferry: Interislander: 12.4 mi
Guthrie Cottage is located on the beach front in Eastbourne, Lower Hutt, Wellington. It's a 40 minute drive from Wellington airport, around harbour to the Eastern Bays. You can take the regular East by West return ferry crossings from Queens Wharf to Days Bay, rent a car at airport or a taxi can be arranged, on request, to Cottage.

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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