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Jewel on Speargrass - a charming getaway

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Master bedroom looking out over the garden and fountain
Excellent
10 reviews
Master bedroom looking out over the garden and fountain
a stunning holiday hideaway
Large gardens, entertaining area and schist BBQ
Private cottage in peaceful mountain setting
Outdoor petanque court is the great fun for all ages
Views of all 3 ski areas; Remarkables, Coronet Peak and Cardrona mountain range
3 comfortable bedrooms with luxury linens
romantic master bedroom with intricate details
Beautiful mountain views from every bedroom
the custom built 3-tier bunk room is popular with kids
French doors opening out from master bedroom to veranda and garden
let the outdoors in
large family bathroom with quaint features
open plan dining with views out to Coronet Peak ski field
stylish interiors with antique features
modernised kitchen with top of the line appliances
bi-fold windows conveniently open up to the outdoor dining
Several outdoor dining areas to enjoy all day sun
summer roses in full bloom
Great place for family breakfast
Relax in the outdoor day bed
Stunning day bed with all day sun and magnificent gardens
Complimentary use of croquet set, used next door at a Thurlby Domain wedding
Complimentary use of bicycles
Complimentary use of stand up paddle boards
sunny outdoor living and dining
fantastic outdoor dining options
40 year old grape vines from Chard Farm Winery nearby
enjoy the native birdlife and neighbouring farm animals
stay amongst beautiful gardens
a romantic entrance
Feature fountain and well kept lawns
Neighbours to old stone ruins
the ideal holiday escape
children love the large lawns to run around!
listen to the tranquil feature fountain from bed
sit amongst the roses on the outdoor couches
boutique accommodation at Jewel on Speargrass
Spring, Summer, Winter or Autumn - a stunning place to be in any season
views towards the historic stone ruins and stables next door
View of Coronet Peak night skiing - a Queenstown 'must do'
Convenient winter accommodation; just a short drive to Coronet Peak ski field
Petanque Court after a snowfall
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Queenstown, Otago Region, South Island
Enjoy the beauty of Queenstown's famous countryside with 360 degree views, while still being within a short driving distance to Arrowtown, Queenstown and many attractions and conveniences. This cottage is ideal for a romantic getaway, ski holiday, golf trip and family vacation where the children have plenty of space to play outside and much more!

Wedding accommodation: Uniquely next door to the popular wedding venue of Thurlby Domain, this cottage is the perfect base for wedding guests or bridal parties. Jewel on Speargrass is the idyllic location for the bride to prepare before the wedding ceremony, offers fantastic photo opportunities & true convenience. At the conclusion of the wedding it becomes the perfect honeymoon venue.

KEY FEATURES:
* 2 Decks plus veranda and large grass lawns * FREE WIFI/Broad...
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About the Manager, Relax it's Done
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2010
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 49 reviews and 11 properties
Interaction with guests
The friendly team from Relax it's Done will be at the home to welcome you upon arrival and show you through. We can provide full concierge services - perfect for local knowledge, insights on the hidden gems and to make your holiday hassle free.

We are available on-call 24/7 for special requests and assistance.

Otherwise we welcome you to settle in, enjoy your 'home away from home' and the cottage is fully self-contained.
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Excellent - based on 10 reviews
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lenaviba
Norrkoping, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Traveling for two months in New Zealand and Australia, Jewel on Speargrass is absolutely our favourite place, were we spent Easter Holidays with Australian friends. Wonderful and cosy house, lovely garden, and situated not far away from beautiful Queenstown with a lot of activities. A perfect holiday place! We would love to come back.

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Management response:

What a wonderful compliment; we're truly flattered that Jewel on Speargrass was a highlight of your NZ and Australian travels. Thank you so much for staying with us and also for taking the time to leave a review. All the best! Kind regards, Margaret & Abi

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Salveo
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We had an amazing 4 days in this magical location, ringed by snow-capped mountains. The house was quiet, cozy and comfortable - snuggling up in front of the log fire after a day in the cold was wonderful. The absolute highlight was waking up to find that it had snowed overnight, our girls were overjoyed! We hope to visit again.

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Management response:

Wow! Thanks so much for such a nice review and we're delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay. You all were lovely guests and we'd love to welcome you back anytime. Thanks again and Kind regards, Margaret and Abi

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Well what can I say, we had a beautiful time at Jewel on Speargrass. It was the perfect accommodation to finalise wedding arrangements leading up to our wedding. It was an ideal location to get to Thurlby Domain (next property), Peregrine Winery (18 min drive) and gatherings in Queenstown (15 min drive), Arrowtown (10 min drive) and trips to Queenstown...

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Management response:

On behalf of the owner, myself and the whole team thank you so much! We very much appreciate you taking the time to leave a detailed and helpful review. We're delighted that our accommodation worked so well with your wedding week and we have loved seeing your wedding photos. Congratulations again from all of us; what a stunning day you...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Guest(s) making a booking must be over 25 years of age. Jewel on Speargrass is a residential dwelling and no parties or events are to be held without prior consent from the owners...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
    3 Twins
    1 King
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Showing rates for up to guests.
Dates Min stay Per night
Default 3 nights
$697
A$650
16 Apr 2018 -
14 Jun 2018
low season
3 nights
$590
A$550
16 Sep 2018 -
14 Dec 2018
low season
3 nights
$590
A$550
15 Dec 2018 -
8 Jan 2019
Christmas/New Year
5 nights
$805
A$750
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates are inclusive of GST, free WiFi and local calls, exit clean, all linens and personal welcome upon arrival.

Guest(s) making a booking must be over 25 years of age.

Minimum night stay of 3 nights most of year (as per council regulation) and 4 nights during ski season. Min 5 night stay applies for Christmas and NYE period.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Queenstown International Airport: 9.7 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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