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The front façade of Waikonini Homestead.Waikonini sits in the foothills of Mt Peel.
Private room in bed and breakfast

'The Nursery', Waikonini Homestead

Mary

'The Nursery', Waikonini Homestead

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

'Waikonini Homestead' is a seven bedroom historic home, located five minutes from the village of Peel Forest on acres of lush botanic gardens. It is a 'destination' and should be relished as a place to unwind and to just be.

Amenities

Cable TV
Dryer
Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Heating
TV

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

52 Reviews

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Nancy User Profile
Nancy
April 2015
Mary has a truly beautiful home out in the country and is a most gracious hostess. We delighted in the fire, the lovely tea and breakfast with home preserved apricots!
Chris User Profile
Chris
February 2015
Mary is an absolute delight and this place is a spectacular find. Mary made us a fantastic gourmet venison meal and directed us to the local sights. The home is an historic homestead which is an event in itself. This is a beautiful drive from CHC and easily reached in yo…
Debra User Profile
Debra
November 2014
Wonderful Airbnb in Peel Forest. LOVED it. Beautiful home and great host. Saw our first "white" dear near her home. Our room was lovely and the breakfast room was bright and inviting. Thank you Mary we had a wonderful time in your lovely home. Loved the history of the your histor…
Mary User Profile
Response from Mary:
Thank you. We hope you have arrived home safely.
November 2014
Barbara User Profile
Barbara
October 2014
Mary was a great hostess! Her home was historic & beautifully decorated as well. Her food was delicious and she had wonderful ideas of things to see in the local area. We hated to leave.
Mary User Profile
Response from Mary:
Thank you. Hopefully you arrived home without any hassles.
October 2014
Carole User Profile
Carole
March 2014
Six stars, at least! Mary's Heritage Home surpassed every other place we stayed at in NZ, including several that were rated "5 stars" by guests. The 19th century house, out in the country right next to Peel Forest, is stunning inside and out. The rooms (ours was a double) are …
Mary User Profile
Response from Mary:
Thank you Carole and Larry Regards from Mary Angus and of course Paddington
March 2014
Matías User Profile
Matías
January 2018
Mary's house is a must if you're in the south island! It's full of history, elegance, comfort and friendliness. Mary took good care of us, gave us good local advise and told us interesting stories. The rooms are large and beautifully decorated, as is the kitchen and dining room…
Stuart User Profile
Stuart
October 2017
Lovely historic B&B with comfy bed and great location, thoroughly recommend it

Hosted by Mary

Peel Forest, New ZealandJoined in January 2013
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I am an energetic person who has worked in a caring role for all of my professional life. A well travelled world citizen, locally born and bred. Family focused, with and appreciation of cultural diversity and meeting people from all over the world. Have lived and worked overseas…
Languages: English, العربية
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