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Private room in guest suite
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
20 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Sylvia is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

We are situated in the middle of vineyards on top of the hill with 270° stunning views all year around, away from the hustle and bustle in a tranquil rural environment 20 minutes from Blenheim 45 minutes from Picton by car. Ideal stop over before or after a trip on the ferry.
Enjoy the beautiful sunset at night from your room and watch the stars in the night sky.
Waking up to the best coffee ever provided in your bedroom to see the sun rise over the sea the next morning.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Extra space around bed



50 reviews
Sparkling clean
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Paul User Profile
August 2019
Great hospitality in a beautiful setting-- I very much enjoyed my visit with Sylvia and her family. The views are lovely, and the house is comfortable, well appointed and sustainability focused. Highlights for me were getting to learn about cricket from the boys, seeing the farm…
Adina User Profile
February 2019
Sylvia has a wonderful and welcoming family, and her boys were very nice to my young son. We had a memorable stay!
David & Tina User Profile
David & Tina
November 2019
Sylvia‘s Place is absolutely great. Everything was super clean and Sylvia and her family are welcoming hosts. We enjoyed the well appointed kitchen and a stunning view over the hills, vineyards and the sea. Wow! Definitely recommended!
Jeroen User Profile
November 2019
All perfect! Very friendly family, brand new house, sparkling clean and stunning sea, mountain and winery view out of the bedroom. Definitely a recommendation!
武杰 User Profile
October 2019
We loved staying at Sylvia ‘s place. It has beautiful views through windows, nice bedding , private bathroom, TV and a small fridge prepared just for you. Their kitchen quite wide and prepared everything you need. Two friendly and lovely dogs will welcome while you arrived. We…
Ella User Profile
September 2019
Sylvia was a very accommodating host. She met us as soon as we arrived and made us feel very welcome. The bedroom and bathroom felt like luxury, very warm and cosy too. The area was very private and there was a great view from the bedroom which added to the experience. It was a…
Daniel User Profile
May 2019
Awesome place! Stayed the second time there and was again overwhelmed by their hospitality. Absolutely recommend everyone to stay with Sylvia, Geoff and the boys :)

Hosted by Sylvia

Lower Dashwood, New ZealandJoined in March 2018
Sylvia User Profile
50 Reviews
Sylvia is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm Dutch and came to New Zealand in 2004 by myself to do a year work and travel and stayed in New Zealand eversince. I've met my husband in New Zealand in my year of travel and he is English. We've got two lovely boys 9 & 11 Years old and they are both kiwi's , so we have a…
Interaction with guests
We are available most of the time if you need any advice or help with enjoying the surrounding area. We travelled and seen many countries ourselves and love the interaction with people and so do our two boys 8 and 10 years old :-) But we also respect your privacy.
Languages: Nederlands, English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 5PM - 10PM
Checkout: 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox
5PM - 10PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events