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Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed in the lovely,private and peaceful Garden Suite. The apartment was very well appointed throughout and made for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Zarli was a great host, clearly taking great pride in service delivery, given the quality of the apartment, its cleanliness and the excellent breakfast which was personally delivered. Zarli gave great directions to the apartment and...

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austinvilla, Owner at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I really appreciate your kind feedback and am happy to hear that you had a comfortable stay in the Garden Suite. It's a shame we couldn't arrange some better weather for you while you were here, but no doubt the vibrant city and its sights made up for that. Thanks for choosing to stay at Austinvilla and hope to see...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2017

On our recent trip to Wellington we spent three nights at Austinvilla apartment. Zarli went out of his way to ensure our stay was enjoyable. The location is great with very good restaurants within a ten minute walk. The apartment was well furnished and perfect for our three night stay. An added bonus is the fascinating history of Austinvilla. Roy

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austinvilla, Owner at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks Roy for your review. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay and had the novelty of meeting the descendants of the man who built the house (a hundred and fifteen years ago), while you were here. The story of their family reunion was in the paper the next day. Hope the rest of your journey around NZ went...

North Walsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Well appointed, Great location, marvellous host.The villa is equipped with everything you need and is a five minute walk into the city, We spent five nights here and will be returning for a further five nights after our visit to South Island.

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austinvilla, Owner at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. One of the things I appreciate about the place is the location too. I hope you enjoy your travels around the South Island and I look forward to your next stay.

East Midlands
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We stayed in the smaller of the areas which are let out and it was perfect. Quality just screams out as soon as you enter. Zarli was welcoming and helpful and everything was clearly explained. Yes it is up a hill from the city but the location is wonderful. It is peaceful but only 10 mins walk from the street...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2016

During our tour of New Zealand we stayed for two nights in the Garden Suite of this delightful Bed and Breakfast. We were greeted by Zarli upon our arrival and his help with the luggage was very much appreciated as were his useful hints and tips about seeing the sights of Wellington. It was immediately apparent that we had chosen...

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austinvilla, Owner at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a real pleasure to have you both stay at Austinvilla. I'm glad to hear the fruit salad was a hit! Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to write such a generous review.

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Along with hoards of other people, we descended on Wellington for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. We were fortunate enough to secure a booking at this centrally located B and B in their Garden Suite due to booking months in advance. Zarli greeted us on arrival and helped with baggage up a few steep stairs which opened up on to a...

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austinvilla, Owner at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience staying here at Austinvilla. I'm really glad you had an enjoyable weekend and hope that the accommodation helped contribute towards that enjoyment. I was also really pleased you were able to take advantage of our proximity to the beach to make the most of Wellington's summer sun and...

Massachusetts, USA
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We recently had a 3-night stay in Wellington, our 3rd time to the city, and have finally found the perfect lodging!! Austinvilla offers every convenience a traveler needs in a beautifully-appointed but also logical and user-friendly self-contained apartment. It is in a well-located pleasant neighborhood within easy walking distance to all areas of downtown, and also included off-street parking. We...

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austinvilla, Owner at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely, heartfelt review. Having the tick of approval from such well-traveled guests as yourselves means a lot.

Denver, colorado
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Stayed on the lower level of this restored home close to downtown and Mt.Victoria. A pretty place with a wonderful view. Nice patio and small garden to relax. The owner (Zarlie) was friendly, helpful and efficient. Breakfast was wonderful (fruit, cheese, yogurt, jam, rolls and excellent coffee). A comfortable and very clean mini-apartment. Had dinner at the Ortega Fish Shack...

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Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Zarli met us and delivered just the right amount of information to make our stay memorable, friendly and helpful. We stayed in the smaller unit which met our every need. A wonderful tray was left in our room/fridge for our breakfast- absolutley delicious.Even extras like chocolate and fruit. The room was clean and cosy. The bonus for us was staying...

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UK
Reviewed 25 March 2015

We had a fantastic stay in the Studio Suite at Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast. The apartment was beautifully decorated and designed with a lot of thought and care, e.g. complimentary travel plug/adaptor for oversea guests. The location of the B&B is a perfect walking distance into the central part of the city, with plenty of nearby restaurants for an evening...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in one of Mt Victoria's elegant turn-of-the-century villas with its leafy garden setting and historic residential neighbourhood, Austinvilla B&B offers you the charming character and relaxed comfort of a real home. No need to share facilities here as our two fully-equipped, self-contained apartments let you enjoy the peace and privacy of your own space to unwind in. Superbly located just minutes walk from the vibrant central city precinct and local attractions, Austinvilla is your perfect base from which to explore Wellington. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Austinvilla Bed and Breakfast

Address: 11 Austin Street | Mt Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: RM478 - RM657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“If possible select the apartment with the small garden attached.”
RoyB130, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the garden room(self catering) self contained but owner only a phone call away (adjoining house)”
brucel215, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Garden suite apartment is sunny and a little larger than other studio I think.”
stepheng524, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are only two rooms - we stayed in the Garden Suite which will not disappoint.”
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CPKQueen, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We had the smaller apartment, which was fine for a couple.”
JH521, 5 Apr 2014 | Read review
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