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Aylstone Boutique Retreat

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Simply beautiful, lots of attention to the details . Very close to everywhere. Our room has lots of beautiful furniture. Great view! Lots of candles 😍 very comfortable bed and it also has electric blanket 😍complementary breakfast and I should mention that the toiletry they use is good quality and smells lovely. Oh i should also mention that Margrain winery...

Thank nimsrads
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful rooms, cozy and well equipped. I visited a befriended winemaker nearby and this was an ideal place for a renew nights, not far away from some of the best wineries in Martinborough. The staff has been very friendly and helpful, though make sure you arrange everything you need well in advance.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The room we had booked, was cold and the floor healing didn´t function. There were nobody at the reception when we arrived on time. Had to call them, but it was the Gardener who came and served us. We where left alone at the Retreat, together with another couple, and the breakfast (one grapefruit and a placticbag with toasts) was...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Stayed at the Aylstone for 2 nights. The room was spacious and very clean. As with other reviewers there was no one on reception when I arrived and you have to phone to get someone to give you a key and let you in the room. When I enquired about breakfast I was told there is some bread and butter...

Reviewed 5 February 2017

Room well equipped and clean with comfy bed. Grounds were pretty. Welcome was short and to the point! No one in attendance so you have to ring for assistance. OK if you have a phone but not sure what happens if you don't? Obviously they lived nearby so an address would have been handy.

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London, UK
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This is a delightful B&B away from the centre of the town (10-15 minutes walk) and right by the vineyards - ideal for visiting them as one can do so on foot without having to drive after drinking! Aylstone is made up to be comfortable de luxe accommodation and it very nearly succeeds. I would have given it 5 stars...

1Thank John_from_NM
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This accommodation is away from the noise of the central square. It is in the heart of the main vineyards and a perfect base for visiting the local vineyards. It is within walking distance of a number of good vineyards. It has a country feel and is isolated and quiet. The price is at the top end of the market...

Thank Alipa50
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We just came across this delightful hotel on our retreat from Wellington. Small and incredibly well, appointed. Attention to small details made the place very run. The ground are well kept (construction gong on made it a little tough, but not bad) with a p'tanque court that could have used some TLC. Easy walk to a number of wineries and...

Thank learyjj
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is a very pretty, quiet accommodation set amongst the vineyards of Martinborough. We stayed for 2 nights in January in the Panama room. The room was beautifully and tastefully decorated and we had lovely views of the vineyards from both windows. The room was well equipped with everything we needed right down to torches to guide us back from...

1Thank EireTraveller37
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable and relaxing with lovely grounds overlooking neighbouring vineyards. Slept very well, woke to birds. Superb location from which you can walk to all the local vineyards. Hosts Kathy and Chris are friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend.

Thank LuckyLani

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aylstone Boutique Retreat in Martinborough, just 1 hour from Wellington, offers six boutique rooms with lovely views, classic furnishings and ensuite bathrooms. Aylstone is set among world class Martinborough vineyards offering peace and tranquility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aylstone Boutique Retreat

Address: 19 Huangarua Road, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Martinborough
Price Range: $245 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aylstone Boutique Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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