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Vineyard Cottage - Stunning views at your doorstep
Vineyard Cottage - Stunning views at your doorstep
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Studio
1 bed
1 bath
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1 bed
1 bath
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The self contained cottage is the perfect get-away - uninterrupted views of the vines from your patio, access to a hot tub for night star gazing, enjoy a meal on the BBQ or visit one of the numerous wineries down the road. Te Kainga Estate Homestead is a working vineyard 9km from Blenheim Airport. Search You Tube for Te Kāinga Estate Cottage.

Two Electric Bikes for hire $50/day each. (Bookings required as they're popular).

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The space

Spacious, warm and comfortable with incredible landscape views. (42sqm/450sqft). Search you tube for Te Kainga Estate (AirBnB does not permit embedded links). Complimentary bottle of white wine for stays 4 nights and longer. Breakfast is not normally supplied. Complimentary access a shared outdoor hot tub which uses water supplied by the stream and heated by solar (no jets).

Guest access

Your free to explore the 23 acres of vineyard. The solar-heated outdoor tub is filled by water from the stream bordering the property and can fit 4 adults comfortably. Note it does not contain spa jets but perfect for enjoying star gazing late at night. The cottage has tons of books and hundreds more available from the main house. Guests also have access to a shared laundry with washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing board.

Interaction with guests

We'll be around during your stay so just ask. Our aim is to help make your stay enjoyable and if you need it we can likely arrange it for you :) ...... or we can just stay out of your hair and leave you in peace.

Other things to note

Please note from approx. 10th Feb through 14th April bird deterrent devices are used in ours and neighboring vineyards from 7:30am - 7:30pm. These devices imitate shotgun blasts at regular intervals throughout the day.

If you are travelling with a larger group there is additional accommodation options available - the Lodge (sleeps 4 and has full amenities) and the Studio (sleeps 2 and has a kitchette).


Sleeping arrangements
Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 single bed

Amenities
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Free parking on premise

Prices
Cleaning Fee £14
Weekly Discount: 1%
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House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM

We just ask you be respectful of the property and its inhabitants inculding our friendly Labrador Cross (Pipi) who is never far from our sides. For your safety please don't venture out into the vines until you have talked to your hosts regarding any specific dangers.

A cleaning fee is included but we would appreciate if dishes could be loaded into the dish-washer prior to departure. No pets allowed inside the room and smoking is only permited outdoors. Thanks.


P.S. If you're interested in long-term stay during the off season (April - October) then just send us an enquiry and we'll send you back a special offer. Discounts range from 30-50% of the standard rates.

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Some pet(s) live in the house

Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
1 night minimum stay.
From Dec 22 - 26, 2017 the minimum stay is 3 nights.

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Kellie User Profile
August 2017
Amazing accomodation for our short stay in Marlborough. We stayed in the cottage which was clean, spacious and very warm-welcoming. The cottage sits right behind their vineyard which has stunning views. The location itself was perfect for our wine tour plans as it was close enough to be picked up from our front door! Overall it is a perfect stay for anyone wine and farm lovers. Jen and Dion were lovely too! Thanks again.

Joe User Profile
August 2017
This is the best airbnb experience I have had. We stayed two nights - on the first day we relaxed in the cottage which had lovely views over the vineyard and mountains. The cottage was well equipped and the perfect space to enjoy Marlborough. We enjoyed a drink with Jen and Dion on the Friday. Their hospitality throughout was great and it was great to learn a bit more on the estate. The wine grown from the estate was delicious. Would recommended this to anyone.

Sue User Profile
August 2017
Wonderful location very peaceful Highly recommended.

Carie User Profile
August 2017
We loved the vineyard cottage! Waking up next to the vineyards with sheep grazing...and that stunning mountain view...perfect. The cottage itself is perfectly appointed and cozy with a great kitchen. I highly recommend staying here! Can't wait to come back.

Rhiannon User Profile
July 2017
Great location, gorgeous views, friendly hosts and cosy accomodation - couldn't ask for more!

Trent User Profile
June 2017
We had an amazing time staying at Jen & Dion's charming little cottage. The view was amazing and the wine was fantastic.

Jess User Profile
June 2017
The cottage was perfect with a well supplied kitchen, lovely shower with amazing water pressure, and the heater was quite hot during the cold nights. The setting was beautiful in the wine country and quite beautiful even during winter when the grape vines are not vivid green. We can only imagine how much more beautiful the setting is in summer. My husband and I were not able to meet Jen and Dion since they were on holiday, but their parents were more than helpful and kind. We would definitely stay at the lovely cottage again, since it met all of our needs and was also quite romantic. Thank you so much for the fabulous stay!

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Jen & Dion User ProfileJen & Dion is a superhost.

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