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The Last Straw Cottage

Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (3)
Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (3)
Mt Heslington Road, Brightwater New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I’m hesitant to write a review for the Last Straw Cottage. Sometimes the finest things are best kept secret. But, as a compliment to the owners I will say that this property was by far our favorite stop on our vacation/work trip to New Zealand....More

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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

What a gem! An incredibly built venue with quirky yet very stylish decor. The cottage has been very tastefully decorated and you spend hours looking at the thoughtfully chosen items within. It was sooooooo private and allowed for a very intimate stay. Yet could also...More

2  Thank gordonklan
Reviewed February 5, 2017

This beautiful country house have everything you could need, in peaceful and picture perfect surrounds. All the details inside the home that you can feel the love and care from the host. We really enjoyed our stay. Thank you very much, Lynne and Jon!!

3  Thank Weiguang53
Reviewed January 8, 2017

My partner and I stayed at The Last Straw Cottage in early November. We hired a car locally at Nelson airport and found our way to the cottage with ease. The reality certainly matched the reviews and description of the property and then some. We...More

2  Thank RMKNZ
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This was by far my favorite accommodation of our trip to the South Island. This private residence was so remarkable. The owners left us farm fresh eggs, fresh oj and muffins as well as plenty of other options in the pantry. The location is beautiful...More

2  Thank Ashley I
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$182 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Brightwater
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$182 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Brightwater
Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (3)
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"It is a cottage so take your pick, they are all lovely."
Jan. 8, 2017
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"It will be difficult to drag yourself away from this beautiful place but I recommend a visit to Rabbit..."
Dec. 27, 2012
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"Rooms looking over the hill are beautiful and have a TV should you wish to chill in bed in the mornings!"
Oct. 28, 2012
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"Fully equipped and stocked laundry also a godsend when travelling with children!"
Oct. 26, 2012
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