Whare Kohatu - Luxury among the Vines

From $148 / night

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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • House

Quiet, secluded and restful with over an acre of developed gardens - Whare Kohatu (Maori for "the stone house") is built largely from split schist rock mined from the hills around the Lindis Pass in the South Island of New Zealand. It is a modern and spacious family home, fully equipped with all the necessities for a comfortable stay - short or longer term. The property is surrounded by vineyards that focus on producing top quality Burgundy style red wines.

It is designed for easy indoor/outdoor living. The lounge and dining areas can be opened up to extensive decks (some fully covered and others partially covered by vines) giving a choice of ...Read more


Whare Kohatu - Luxury among the Vines
Martinborough, North Island, New Zealand

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Set among the vineyards of Martinborough, the property is quiet and private with a very pleasant rural outlook. The Martinborough town centre is a ten minute walk away and there are also some very pleasant walks around the neighbouring vineyards. Wellington (the capital city of New Zealand) can be reached by bus/train or car within 90 minutes. Martinborough and the neighbouring towns in the Wairarapa offer some great wine and food experiences and antique or boutique shopping opportunities. Other local outdoor activities on offer include: golf, tennis, horse riding, hunting and trout fishing.

Martinborough is renown for its fabulous Burgundy style red wines. There are over 30 local wineries, many offering lunch and wine tasting opportunities. There are several local bus companies that can be booked for a tour of the wineries, or maybe you would prefer to hire bikes and cycle around them.

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Rural retreats


Last updated on January 08, 2015
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  • A/C or climate control
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
Pool / Spa
  • Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
Property Features
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Blender
  • Stove or Oven
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo or CD player
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • Patio
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Garden
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Pet friendly - ask
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - no
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - no

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