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Limestone retreat / Rockvale Gardens / Venue rooms

Stone sawing comps at November  Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations
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Stone sawing comps at November  Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations
Limestone retreat self contained modern unit living area
Limestone retreat, self contained modern unit, bedroom 2
Rockvale Gardens Weston Oamaru formal private garden open to the public.Donation entry.
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Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Oamaru, Otago Region, South Island
Modern self contained two bed roomed unit quiet rural, large formal garden.

Ten minutes by car from the historic town of Oamaru.
We offer a large formal venue garden available to guests if free of weddings /events.
The historic / Steam punk town of Oamaru offers Unique historic working lime stone buildings offering local Art artisan works, little blue penguin viewing, great shopping, cafes and restaurants.

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: N/A
About the Owner, Linda W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 87 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 66 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2015
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Bob and I enjoy hosting Guests, we are happy to interact or leave Guests to a private stay. Our self contained unit is built off the double garage a short but private distance from our home.There is a small outdoor balcony overlooking farm land and a breakfast hamper is left in the fridge. Linda.
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Carolyn D
Melbourne, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in February 2018

We stayed with Bod and Linda at Limestone retreat for 8 nights. We were made to feel very welcome, and nothing was too much trouble for Linda. The accommodation was very cozy and inviting and we felt very much at home for our stay. The gardens were just stunning, I really enjoyed unwinding with a walk around taking in all...

Management response:

Thank you Carolyn, we are so pleased you felt relaxed here. Linda & Bob.


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Christchurch, New Zealand
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

We had one night in Rockvale Gardens. The accomodation is very comfortable, spotless and well equipped. Breakfast basket and all sort of goodies in the fridge and a wee chocolate on the bedside tables. Linda and Bob are wonderful hosts, very friendly and accomodating. The house is part of the most beautiful garden setting, just magical. We had a womderful...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind review, so pleased you enjoyed your stay here. Linda & Bob.


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Reviewed 26 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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A genuinely warm welcome and accommodation was well stocked, impeccably clean and well appointed. Gardens are a sight to be behold. Both Linda and Bob were happy to share the story of the creation and development of the gardens, including the sculptures. The breakfast basket was delicious. :)

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
Weston is a farming district a short distance from the town of the Historic town of Oamaru. A small super market which closes at 6pm daily, Weston Church, Weston School and Weston Hall and private housing make up the township.
Car recommended
How to get there
Coming from south turn at the Weston sign just past Alma, Whiterocks road, stay on that road because it will run onto Airedale road and bring you right to us. Past garage, Supermarket, Weston Hall, School we are on the left at the bottom of the first incline. Sign Stone & Garden. Coming from north,Go right through town as if heading to Dunedin, turn right into Weston off main south road at the Oamaru stone welcome to Oamaru sign just before the 80k sign. Stay on that road until you reach a T section, turn right into the township of Weston.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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