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Days Bay Homestay

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  • 13 Mar 2017
    “Wonderful place!”
  • 9 Jul 2016
    “Beautiful weekend away”
735 Marine Drive Eastbourne, Wellington 5013 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Fabulous, everything you'd wish for! Fantastic views, private, great location even for the city by ferry. I cannot think of a more pleasant place to spend time actually. The proprietors are terrific...so helpful, SUCH GOOD COOKS. Worth EVERY cent.

Thank HRMR
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here during a mini weekend away from Wellington and absolutely loved it. The room is perfectly decorated, warm, with amazing attention to detail. The hosts were absolutely lovely. Nothing was too much trouble. They were so friendly and knowledgable about the area and...More

Thank T0nyac
Reviewed 19 April 2016

What a great alternative to staying right in the city centre; at Days Bay we found ourselves just a ferry ride to Wellington or short car ride to the railway station in Petone and a stress free rail trip right into the city centre. Hosts...More

Thank kiwi62
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This was our first experience of a B & B and we chose it because of its location. John and Annette made us very welcome in their lovely home and were super hosts. The view from our beautifully decorated 3rd floor room was spectacular and...More

Thank barbarapheasant
Response from John B, Owner at Days Bay HomestayResponded 10 March 2016

Hi Barbara, I forgot this was your first B&B, welcome to the "club", many B&Bs are just like ours. Today we have a fierce storm with waves crashing over the road and surf right up to the road. However it is very warm and we...More

Reviewed 3 March 2016

John and Annette were wonderful hosts and made us feel welcome form the moment we stepped into their beautiful home. Accommodation was excellent - modern, stylish and comfortable. The views are to die for! Location was great, harbourfront, very quiet, yet minutes walk to local...More

Thank LisaW6684
Response from John B, Owner at Days Bay HomestayResponded 10 March 2016

Thank you Lisa, you are most welcome. We look forward to your return, the spa is on ready for you next time :-)

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Days Bay Homestay guests quarters are at the top of the tower, the Crowsnest Suite, a private retreat with it's own bathroom, wardrobe and beautiful harbour views. The suite has the entire floor exclusively ...More available to guests and is surrounded by double laminated glass to ensure your stay is quiet and warm. We now offer a second room if you wish to bring your family. Come watch the seabirds diving for fish from below your window, or hear the penguins settling for the night on the beach.Our guests frequently recommend the opportunity to use our iPad, which we provide for the duration of your stay.Take time out to enjoy all that Eastbourne has to offer. Whether it's outdoor activities, fine dining, or shopping; everything to make your stay memorable is within walking distance. Less
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$120 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (2)
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27 August 2018|
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Response from John B | Property representative |
No. We joined HomeExchange and are enjoying those benefits. Airbnb killed it due to forced price reductions 😉
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"There is just one room to choose. :)"
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"There is only one room. But the bathroom fan is designed to remove ALL moisture and runs 45 minutes when you..."
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"Only one room but it is spectacular!"
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"The Crows Nest Suite is just awesome."
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