Castlewood Cottage - Otago Peninsula

1 Castlewood Road, Company Bay, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin
2
Max Guests
1
Bedroom
1
Bathroom

About this Holiday House

* Free Wi-Fi Throughout * The perfect Holiday Hideaway for a couple * Set in a secluded corner of a tranquil half-acre property, Castlewood Cottage features an open-plan lounge, dining room and fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and washing machine. * The Cottage has flat entry and no stairs. * The lounge area has two sofas (three seater and two seater) and a flat-screen TV with Sky TV. * A large, spacious bedroom with a Queen size bed, ensures your comfort and has a dressing room at the other end of the bedroom. * The large, spacious, heated bathroom with a big, enclosed, shower completes the cottage. * You have free onsite parking alongside the Cottage a deck overlooking a stream and lovely gardens. Less than a minute's walk takes you to the Harbourside. * Castlewood Cottage is 15 minutes' drive from Dunedin city and is just 30 minutes' scenic drive from visiting the penguins and albatross. * There are local shops, cafes and restaurants within 10 minutes' drive. * A Welcome Hamper is provided and includes fresh eggs, milk, fruit, bread, yogurt, coffee, muffins and cereal.

Details and amenities

No kids
No pets
Linen provided
No smoking
Accessibility: please enquire
Features
Sky TV
Heating & cooling
Air Conditioning
Electric blankets
Heat pump
Kitchen
Dishwasher
Freezer
Fridge
Microwave
Bathroom
Accessible Bathroom
Shower
Laundry
Extra Bedding
Iron
Washing Machine
Parking
Off Street Parking
Basics
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
TV
Wifi
Other
Broadband
Cellphone coverage
Clothes line
Electric heat
Fridge/Freezer
Internet available
Outdoor furniture
Toaster

Bed layout

1 Queen(s)

Special Amenities

The bedroom features • Luxury, Queen sized Bed • Electric blanket with separate controls for each side • Quality bed linen, pillows and blankets. • Peaceful, garden views with direct access to a private deck with seating beside the stream • Soft, warm dressing gowns for you use. Lounge/Dining/Kitchen • Access to a private deck with outdoor setting for alfresco dining • Comfortable 3 seater and 2 seater sofas • Full size fridge, 4 burner ceramic cooktop, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine, toaster, boiling jug, coffee maker and full range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery • 49 inch Widescreen, flat TV with 40 channels • Magazines, books and tourist information brochures Ensuite Bathroom • Fully heated • Shower • Heated towel rail • Soft towels provided • Hair dryer • Toilet Facilities • Free Wi-Fi internet • Free Sky Satellite TV • Free, generous Welcome Basket on arrival, comprising eggs from our own hens, a choice of cereal, fruit juice, fresh fruit in season, a selection of home made jam, fresh crusty bread, home made muffins, home made yoghurt, plunger coffee and English Breakfast Tea • Washing machine, ironing board & iron • Free bedding and towels • Cathy is a pastel artist and her paintings adorn the walls or can be viewed in the gallery near the car park. • Off street parking

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Wildlife • Albatross Centre – 35 mins scenic drive from Arts Content Harbour View is home to the only mainland breeding colony of Royal Albatross. You may book a tour there to view nesting birds and also tour the tunnels of the underground fort.For more information visit www.albatross.org.nz • Seals – On Pilots Beach, below the Albatross Centre seals are often to be seen basking on the rocks or frolicking in the waves. • Little Blue Penguins – Also, on Pilots Beach, these tiniest of penguins come ashore just on dusk. Viewing can be arranged at the Albatross Centre. www.bluepenguins.co.nz • Yellow eyed Penguins are native to NZ and are the rarest penguin in the world. Visit www.penguinplace.co.nz for information about guided tours to see the penguins undisturbed in their natural environment. • Elm wildlife tours www.elmwildlifetours.co.nz can collect you at our door and take you on a 6 hour tour which includes albatross viewing, yellow eyed penguins and a huge and very smelly seal colony as well as the birds which inhabit the pristine inlets on the far side of the peninsula. Walking There are twenty different walking tracks on the Peninsula, catering to all levels of fitness. We have brochures and books to guide you on these and an extensive personal knowledge as we are keen walkers ourselves. Gardens • Our own Secret Garden will give you much pleasure with its tumbling streams and prolific flowers. • Glenfalloch www.glenfalloch.co.nz is an easy 30 minute stroll along the harbourside walkway. It is an especially beautiful garden in spring and autumn. • Larnach Castle is five minutes drive away at the top of our road. It has a magnificent Garden Of National Significance as well as a restaurant in the old ballroom and of course the historic Castle to explore. • Dunedin Botanic Gardens are extensive and very beautiful. The City of Dunedin Dunedin boasts many lovely historic buildings built during the goldrush days when no expense was spared. There are walking and bus tours available from the Visitors Centre in the Octagon. Other must see sites in the city are: • The Railway Station (free) where you can take a half day train trip to visit the magnificent Taieri Gorge • Toitu Early Settlers Museum, very interesting with many interactive displays (free). • The historic buildings of the University of Otago (free to walk around). • Olveston House, a historic, fully furnished mansion on the hill behind the city. Highly recommended. www.olveston.co.nz Restaurants & Shops There are 4 restaurants close by: • Two Fat Stags on The Bay - open for lunches and dinners. 2 mins drive away. • Glenfalloch Gardens Restaurant – Bookings essential, No1 on Trip Advisor. 5 minute drive • The Portobello Hotel – 10 mins further along the Peninsula • 1908 Restaurant– A popular restaurant in Portobello. 10 minute drive

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Rates

Date rangeRatesMinimum stay
All year$165 / Night for 2 guests2 Nights
All year$155 / Night for 2 guests3 Nights
All year$145 / Night for 2 guests7 Nights
All year$165 / Night for 1 guest2 Nights
All year$155 / Night for 1 guest3 Nights
All year$145 / Night for 1 guest7 Nights
All year
$165 / Night for 2 guests
Min. stay: 2 Nights
All year
$155 / Night for 2 guests
Min. stay: 3 Nights
All year
$145 / Night for 2 guests
Min. stay: 7 Nights
All year
$165 / Night for 1 guest
Min. stay: 2 Nights
All year
$155 / Night for 1 guest
Min. stay: 3 Nights
All year
$145 / Night for 1 guest
Min. stay: 7 Nights
For a stay longer than 7 nights, please enquire

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