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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2015

We booked Aylstone based on the reviews written on TripAdvisor, and we were certainly not disappointed. The room we had, The Venice Room, was just superb. Being able to sit out on the deck, or even on the grass outside, whilst taking in an amazing view, partaking in a lovely bottle of local wine is just the best feeling. The...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We booked this Alystone as a little bit of luxury on a whirlwind visit to Wellington and Martinborough and overall it didnt disappoint, the building is gorgeous, all the rooms looked beautiful, the lady who helped us checkin and leave bags early was very helpful, giving tips on where to eat, where to visit etc. we stopped in the broadway...

1Thank The_Cloggs
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 13 March 2015

We are in Martinborough for wine tasting and what a lovely place to stay. Marian is absolutely lovely, she made us feel so welcome, we could have chatted with her for hours. The room was lovely, decorated in black and white. The bed was comfy and I got a piece of dark chocolate on my pillow each night, she won...

1Thank Leanne L
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Had a fantastic time at the Aylstone! Beautiful property quietly nestled between vineyards yet only a stone's throw from the town centre. Great communal areas (petanque anyone?) with bright, spacious and private rooms. Fantastic bed, amazing robes and fabulous little touches everywhere (chocolates & snacks & coffee machine!). Perfect for a couples getaway and also can't beat it for a...

1Thank MITRIPS_1
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2015

We selected Aylstone due to location to town and to an event we were attending, also due to its size of the property (not over populated/too many rooms). These factors were key, but the real amazement for me was how welcoming and beautiful it was. Every staff member we encountered was very nice, and the whole property was picturesque. Our...

1Thank A_W_Lash_
Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were at the Alystone two years ago on our honeymoon and we had really enjoyed our experience. To come back two years later and love it more was no easy feat! Thanks to Marianne and the revamp- the beds are new, the rooms are spotless and everything is conveniently laid out for you in your room....

Thank ReiReiLi
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We stayed at Aylstone for 1 night during our driving holiday (from Auckland to Christchurch). On arrival we received a warm & friendly greeting from Marian. We arrived on the day of the Martinborough Village Fair so a short walk to the village square had us in the middle of a huge country fair. Marian had recommended some places for...

Thank Jenny V
Reviewed 25 January 2015

We booked this place for two nights as part of a two week tour round the North Island. We stayed in mainly motels and chose Aylstone because we wanted something different. We booked in September and the booking confirmation stated 'room rate includes gourmet continental style breakfast buffet served in Aylstone private restaurant '. We thought this would be a...

2Thank Surreyfoodlover
Reviewed 18 January 2015

What a greeting awaited us as this amazing boutique hotel. An idyllic location with our own courtyard over looking the vines of Margrain vineyard..........with the sun shining, the birds singing it is a perfect place to chill and enjoy a relaxing few days. Just a 10 minute walk to the beautiful town centre of Martinborough with its beautiful shops and...

Thank Carole B
Hawkes Bay
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Wow, what a wonderful place to stay. We had two nights at Aylstone just after a busy New Year. We couldn't have picked a better place to have rest and relaxation. Marilyn welcomed us, she was fountain of local knowledge and nothing was too much trouble. The new owners are doing a wonderful job, the rooms are lovely, complete with...

Thank MrsBolly

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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 

Additional Information about Aylstone Boutique Retreat

Address: 19 Huangarua Road, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wairarapa > Martinborough
Price Range: $288 - $308 (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”
 of 5 bubbles learyjj, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Venice room was amazing”
 of 5 bubbles PhilNI, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“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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 of 5 bubbles berteebt, 3 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles LeanneL989, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
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