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    Gardens Homestay

    11 St. Mary Street | Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 74 reviews

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Sally and Neil were welcoming and friendly from the get go. The apartment remained warm and cozy throughout our stay even though it was starting to get chilly outside. The apartment is well set up with good division between the rooms (was not able to...More

    Thank lcvet
    Response from NeilHarrap, Owner at Gardens HomestayResponded 9 July 2017

    What a lovely review, and funny too! Laura is right, the 130 year old house is soundproof and that makes hosting even better from everyone's point of view. Laura and her Dad were perfect guests, interesting and entertaining and it was a pleasure to reunite...More

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    We stayed one night at Garden Stay B&B. What a great find - easy walking down to CBD, close to restaurants and inner city attractions, quiet, spacious, beautiful restoration of an old villa, friendly and welcoming hosts - perfect.

    Thank RobvR2015
    Response from NeilHarrap, Owner at Gardens HomestayResponded 28 April 2017

    We wish that Rob and Mary had stayed longer than one night as the conversations were so interesting! Next time we'll pick up where we left off. Thank you for the kind comments, much appreciated. Sally and Neil

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    The home is an incredible place in a perfect location with exceptional hosts. Our rooms were very comfortable and it was so wonderful to have such nice and knowledgable hosts to help us navigate the lovely city. The location is superb for seeing all the...More

    Thank jdgwmiller
    Response from NeilHarrap, Owner at Gardens HomestayResponded 14 March 2017

    Thank you again for the wonderful visit, John and Diane. I mistakenly replied to another review believing it was from this couple - apologies to both couples! We were privileged to host John and Diane and enjoyed every moment we spent with them. During a...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for three nights as part of four week holiday driving around New Zealand. The property is well situated with some good local restaurants but the main city is only a short bus ride (reasonable walk) away. We were made most welcome; Neil makes an...More

    Thank Rob3753
    Response from NeilHarrap, Owner at Gardens HomestayResponded 11 March 2017

    Thank you again for the wonderful visit, John and Diane. We were privileged to host this charming couple and enjoyed every moment we spent with them. During a brief cold snap we even got to enjoy a couple of hours with them in front of...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    The house is extremely well located for walking into the Botanical Gardens and to center city Wellington. There are several restaurants and a convenience store within two blocks. The hosts are very welcoming, friendly and informative and are delightful to get to know. They provide...More

    Thank Eleanor H
    Response from NeilHarrap, Owner at Gardens HomestayResponded 5 March 2017

    Thank you for the very generous review of our humble B&B! We did enjoy hosting these very interesting guests, probably the most interesting guests of the season. One of the great things about hosting is that we meet widely traveled, accomplished people and we draw...More

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    • US$204 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 2
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    NeilHarrap
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from RobvR2015 | Reviewed this property |
    Saw your email Neil
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    nin1954
    25 January 2017|
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    Response from NeilHarrap | Property representative |
    Sorry but we're unavailable but may have a suitable alternative for you. Email me on our website address. Neil
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    Daisy M
    23 July 2016|
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    Response from NeilHarrap | Property representative |
    Hello Daisy, Yes, we can take a reservation on those dates. Please can you advise the number in the party and I will provide further details and information. I would appreciate you contacting me on our email address which... More
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