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The Last Straw Cottage

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Mt Heslington Road, Brightwater New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
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Reviewed April 30, 2012

I have tried to book Last Straw Cottage a number of times over the years but it has always been full so I was thrilled to finally book a 2 night stay here in March. It was all I expected and more. A beautiful property...More

4  Thank MMJM
Reviewed March 12, 2012

Our family stayed at The Last Straw Cottage in March 2012. We had traveled around NZ for two months and felt so lucky to land at Lynn and Jon's very special cottage for eight nights (was supposed to be 7 but we luckily were able...More

4  Thank JeanneKHermann
Reviewed February 7, 2012

January 2012 was our third visit to the Last Straw Cottage and the third time we have been charmed by our hosts Lynne and John and delighted by this 'home from home' cottage. If you seek a sense of solitude and relaxation whilst being a...More

3  Thank Darryl G
Reviewed December 4, 2011

The cottage is just perfect, like the ones in the postcards, but with all the modern comfort you may need. It´s the perfect mix between country cottage and a 5 stars hotel. The welcome is amazing, with home made bread, milk, newspaper... the owner is...More

4  Thank Diana D
Reviewed October 13, 2011

The Last Straw Cottage is one of the loveliest places we've ever stayed. Beautiful, warm, cozy, and immaculate with every comfort considered. The drive from the Nelson airport to nearby Brightwater is "sweet as" as the Kiwis would say, and in August lambs and daffodils...More

3  Thank tillicum
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$154 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Brightwater
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$154 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Brightwater
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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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