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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Denise and Bruce are delightful hosts and have a beautiful property, well maintained in ideal setting. Enjoyed two restful days in this picture postcard village and loved the opportunity to leave the car and walk between places with the close proximity to town and wineries. Only negative was noise between rooms. Breakfast was excellent and nice to have library area...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We travelled to NZ for a few days, and stayed only 1 night at Aylestone. How we wished it could have been more. A beautiful spacious room overlooking the mountains .... Soft robes to relax in .... A lovely breakfast ... A great reading room for playing cards in at night .... And then there are our hosts, Denise and...

1Thank joeytess
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Really nice accommodation - comfortable and quite luxurious. Excellent ambience. Hosts, Bruce and Denise were ultra friendly and full of good advice. Reasonably easy walk to a number of great vineyards and into town. Perhaps a but on the expensive side.

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Seefeld in Tirol, Austria
Reviewed 12 April 2014

Only stayed one night but it was excellent and we will be back, we hope Bruce makes his dream come true with his wine tasting tours with a tuk tuk.. There was very Little tofault only a few Suggestions to make this even more perfect, the gravel path should be paved, and do not laugh but we could have done...

2Thank imakiwi3
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We have just spent the weekend at this wonderful venue. Superb! Martinborough is a great place to visit and Alystone is part of one of New Zealand's best spots. Lovely rooms and a wonderful breakfast. Thank you for a wonderful experience, the greatest hosts ever!

2Thank IDKNZ
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2014

It is a “retreat” from the hustle & bustle of everyday living, giving a quiet, peaceful time to reflect, sit up on the roof turret lookout, enjoy a glass of something you just purchased! survey the acres of vines in every direction and decide which winery to visit next; a cup of tea on your own balcony or if it...

Thank BigDen55
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 March 2014

My husband and I stayed 2 nights at this lovely boutique hotel and enjoyed every minute of it. The rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated. Our hosts Bruce & Denise were very friendly and hospitable. They provided us with super feedback on where to dine, wine, and rent cycles to visit the wineries. Thank you Bruce & Denise for a...

1Thank Monique T
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 March 2014

I booked a surprise weekend away for my husband and I on our first anniversary, and we absolutely loved Aylstone Retreat. The host was friendly and happily gave us advice on things to do and see in Martinborough; the room was gorgeous and comfortable; and we had a lovely private courtyard to drink our local pinot noir in. We had...

1Thank AshleighBY
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2014

In the Aylstone we found an excellent boutique retreat experience in Martinborough.. An idyllic setting amongst the various vineyards in an already stunning area and within very short walking distance from the town square this little gem is a true winner.. Not only does it look picture perfect with a colonial feel and spacious bedrooms, which are bright and immaculately...

1Thank John M
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Every accommodation was made to ensure we had a lovely visit. It's all in the personal touch and Denise and Bruce get it all right! From the immaculate, quiet room, delicious breakfast, sweet room finishes and great conversation, it was all perfect. As we ventured out to dinner, we were sent off on bikes and given recommendations to Micro Wine...

1Thank MK1Chicago_IL

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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 

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Address: 19 Huangarua Road, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Martinborough
Price Range: $267 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aylstone Boutique Retreat 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“further away from the entrance would be good, but the rooms are just fine everywhere”
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“Any with no rooms above it if you cant stand other peoples noise”
 of 5 bubbles Rachwelshy, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Cologne was perfect for us, beautiful views of the vineyard”
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“All the rooms are great.”
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