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Key West, Florida
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

January 2015 stayed two nights in The Cottage. When we arrived we noted that the property was for sale and you could tell the owners were tired and no longer cared about their guests. Our room wasn't ready and the gentleman owner would barely let us into the main house to use the restroom, check in and get his recommendations...

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knothome23, Owner at St Leonards Vineyard Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. As the new owners of St Leonards Vineyard Cottages as of 15 April 2015 we to were disappointed to hear of your experience back in JANUARY 2015. The property and grounds are looking great and improvements to the cottages have already begun. Michele and Marcus

Arizona
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Out of all the places we stayed during our two-week honeymoon in New Zealand, St. Leonard's Cottages might have been our favorite. We stayed in the stables and loved it. It was cozy and inviting. Perhaps because we live in a city where we were from, we enjoyed the rustic feel and felt totally at home. The cottages are self-catered...

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portland, or
Reviewed 26 March 2015

I stayed in Anna's cottage for a week. There was plenty of room and a nice covered porch. The hosts brought fresh eggs from their chickens each day--available only when they are laying! A highlight was the availability of mountain bikes for riding to the nearby wineries or just for exercise. They are in good shape and helmets/vests are also...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2015

We really enjoyed our three nights in the Stables having the privacy of being surrounded by neighbouring vineyards, the entertainment of watching the free range chickens, the small flock of sheep, the three deer and admiring all the lovely citrus trees. Our stay here was at the end of January and was three weeks in to an eight week holiday...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 23 February 2015

As another contributor stated, this property is for sale. It is apparent that the owners have lost the motivation to keep the property as new. During our stay, the weather was good but we didn't dare go into the swimming pool as it didn't look inviting. We stayed at "The Stables" which is quite cosy with a nice view to...

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Paul_Radmall, Owner at St Leonards Vineyard Cottages, responded to this review

Thanks for your constructive feedback. I am pleased to report that now we have had some significant rain. Our region has had the worst summer draught for many years.and our grounds can now recover to their former glory. I totally agree with this reviewer, St Leonards does look tired at the moment. It is a difficult decision with our property,...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We stayed in The Old Dairy for two nights and found it very comfortable, clean and a perfect option in the midst of the wineries. It made a lovely change from hotel accommodation and we appreciated the delicious breakfast supplies. Paul and Daphne were wonderful hosts and although the room is close to their house, we felt we had privacy....

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 11 February 2015

We stayed in The Old Diary which is the smallest option onsite however was perfect for our one night stay. Bedroom studio with good kitchen and bathroom facilities. Clean and very charming! Breakfast was provided within the fridge and included bread, choice of jams, butter, milk, eggs. In addition there were tea and cereals. So dependent on breakfast preferences good...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2015

We stayed here ten years ago and loved it. We found it to be charming and full of character. This time we found it okay but slightly tired and in need of some TLC (the fact that the property is up for sale may be relevant). During our last stay we loved using the pool but this time the pool...

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Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

St Leonard's was well located for the local vineyards and restaurants. The cottage was nice but in need of a bit of an update. Breakfast ingredients were supplied, which was nice as were the complimentary laundry facilities. Overall a good stay, with a couple of niggles.

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moeron15
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at these cottages. It is located just a few minutes drive outside of town on an active farm. There are orchards and sheep on the grounds. The cottages are very comfortable and clean. The owners are quite friendly and helpful. I wish we could have stayed a bit longer. Highly recommended for a quiet retreat...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about St Leonards Vineyard Cottages

Address: 18 St Leonards Road | RD1, Blenheim 7271, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: €94 - €219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — St Leonards Vineyard Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
St Leonards Vineyard Hotel
St Leonards Vineyard Blenheim
St Leonards Vineyard Cottages Blenheim, New Zealand - Marlborough
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#7 Family Hotel in Blenheim
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“The Cottage was ideal for 3 people.”
 of 5 bubbles idoig27, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Loved the cottage.”
 of 5 bubbles kathybS178RI, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We got to tour some empty rooms, and loved the stable and the shearer's cottage. Both were more private than our room.”
 of 5 bubbles laurensvt, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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