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The Last Straw Cottage

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Mt Heslington Road, Brightwater New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed May 19, 2014

This cozy cottage was a piece of heaven on our honeymoon. We didn't want to leave, and we wouldn't have if we hadn't had other plans. Lynne and John were so accommodating! We got there late in the evening and the fridge was stocked with...More

2  Thank herbit14
Reviewed February 22, 2014

If you can only stay at one place during your visit to New Zealand make sure this is it. This beautiful cottage, set in it's own grounds for complete privacy, is so beautifully presented that you will not want to leave. Nothing is too much...More

2  Thank Christine M
Reviewed December 24, 2013

It was our 2nd time staying at the most wonderful Last Straw Cottage after 9 years!! And to our amazement, there was no sign of age nor wear and tear!! It was as beautiful and lovely as the first time, and so great to see...More

2  Thank twingem
Reviewed January 23, 2013

I have rented many homes for extended vacations and this rental delivered it all. We spent 3 weeks at the cottage from the end of December until late January . We wanted to do plenty of activities and so we based out of Nelson. This...More

2  Thank Popeyebird
Reviewed December 27, 2012

We spent Christmas at The Last Straw Cottage which started with one of those 'could it really be?' moments when we turned into the driveway to see the most beautiful cottage we could have imagined. It wouldn't look out of place in the Cotswolds. The...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$155 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$155 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (3)
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"It is a cottage so take your pick, they are all lovely."
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"It will be difficult to drag yourself away from this beautiful place but I recommend a visit to Rabbit Island..."
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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!"
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"Fully equipped and stocked laundry also a godsend when travelling with children!"
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