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Private room in villa
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1.5 shared bathrooms
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1.5 shared bathrooms
Sparkling clean
7 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Lynne & Laurence is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Kawau is a new home built in the character style of the 1900's. Situated on 1.5 acres with a large lawn. Take the bridge over the Little Kawau stream to wander the paths of our garden in progress. We are adjacent to Snell Wetlands walkways. 5 minutes from PN Airport and 10 minutes to Manfeild, the centre of Palmy, or Ashhurst for the famous Gorge Walk.


Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed



75 reviews
Amanda User Profile
March 2019
Superb accommodation and wonderful hosts!
Fiona User Profile
February 2017
VERY HIGHLY RECOMMNDED. What a lovely place and generous and helpful hosts. They were so understanding when my work schedule meant a late arrival. Their beautiful house was a welcome relief after a previous less good experience else where. Packed with interesting antiques, the…
Harry User Profile
March 2020
Great spot, incredibly nice garden and very good veggie garden if you enjoy cooking!
Emerson User Profile
March 2020
Amazing hosts honestly they went above and beyond for me and my friend when we stayed. Alot of nice touches that we weren't expecting. The land and house is beautiful and the photos do not do it justice :)
Kelly User Profile
February 2020
Beautiful home and lovely hosts. Thanks for having us.
Vincent User Profile
December 2019
Great accommodation with a lovely host.
Mel User Profile
October 2019
This was our second visit at the end of our trip and once again we where greeted warmly and made to feel at home. We will always be staying at Lynne & Laurence’s place whenever we come back to visit family in the future!

Hosted by Lynne & Laurence

Palmerston North, New ZealandJoined in June 2016
Lynne & Laurence User Profile
169 Reviews
Lynne & Laurence is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi, Lynne and Laurence here. We are a middle aged couple who have spent a lot of time building our own home and we love it so much we want to share it with others. We have built our home in the 1900 character style with all of the old world charm as well as having the modern…
Interaction with guests
We live in the house down the other end of the hall with our own bathroom. We are happy to provide breakfast or dinner meals if enough notice is provided. Or you are welcome to use the fully equipped kitchen.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 14:00 - 21:00
Checkout: 10:00
14:00 - 21:00

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events


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