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Overview
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56 High Street, Renwick 7204 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Multilingual Staff
Tennis Court
Reviews (153)
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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The lovely couple who own this place (combined age 156) have just sold up so they can retire. Not sure what's going to happen to it but at the moment it's a nice, secluded place bang in the middle of the wineries. The owners were...More

1  Thank SCochrane
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Really charming place, and nice and helpful owners. Beautiful garden, good rooms and kitchen with all necessities. Exceeded expectations! Gave us a ride to an excellent restaurant in the neighborhood. Location is perfect for a winetour by bike (that you can rent for a very...More

1  Thank Gerben H
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We did not rent a room, but we rented 2 bikes and 1 baby trailer. They were so incredibly friendly and helpful. Great location for an easy loop around all the wineries. They provided a map with a perfect description of what each winery had...More

1  Thank B H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This hostel is very clean, with convenient kitchen and grill and a lovely garden full of fresh fruit and picnic tables. The owners are incredibly kind and helpful. The location is perfectly centered in the Marlborough wine region and the best day of our two...More

1  Thank egrieb2017
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Extremely helpfull and sweet owners. Very charming hostel, with a great garden to hang in. The garden has fruit trees, a hammock, petanque etc. Rooms are simple, but comfy and clean. Common areas are clean and has all you need. Recommendable ;)

1  Thank Christel P
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Welcome to Watson's Way, a welcoming, traveler-focused Lodge nestled in a secluded garden in Renwick, 10 minutes from Blenheim. Located in the heart of Marlborough's wine area, you're invited to relax in More one of our double en-suite rooms, dorms or camp out in your van or tent. If you're going wine tasting Watson's Way is the best place to stay. Renwick is recognised as the best location to start a tour of some of the region's most prestigious wineries and vineyards. We also offer discounted rates for the wine bike trails. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Formerly known as
Watson's Way Backpackers
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Renwick
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Room & Suite (15)
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"Never stay here!"
possom001
24 Oct 2017
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"Two spots for campervans"
ASocialNomad
2 Jan 2016
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"Set in a courtyard lay out.The new set up allows for a mix of room options for singles, couples etc. all..."
firstresponse46
17 Sep 2015
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"Try withe others . The BBH rating is misleading. Insist not to have the doubleroom behind the reception."
T6095TH_
30 Mar 2015
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