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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 February 2015

This is a really lovely place. Everything is new and spotless. The views of the vineyard are very pretty. The bed was really comfortable. The lounge area has a big comfy sofa. There is good wifi and even sky TV. The kitchen has everything you need and there is a gas BBQ. The bathroom even has under floor heating. If... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 20 January 2015

We stayed here for a night between some hiking and found it to be the perfect location to rest. The cottage is set in a beautiful vineyard and a short drive or walk from a number of excellent restaurants. The breakfast provided was excellent, and the verandah was the perfect setting to share it, or a glass of wine in... More 

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Thank Billy K
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

Staying at Walnut Block cottage was a perfect end to our 4 day walk in the Marlborough Sounds. Such a delightful setting and the cottage was so comfortable and spacious - great shower!. We loved the walk through the vineyard to a fabulous winery restaurant that Clyde recommended for lunch. We would stay here again in a heartbeat!

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2014

Our stay at Walnut Block Cottages was wonderful. The cottage we stayed in was fitted out beautifully, very comfortable and spacious. The 'dressing room' area was great as it meant we weren't tripping over our luggage in the living area or bedroom. The bathroom was massive, walk in shower and heated floors were fantastic. The views of the vineyard from... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 11 September 2014

Excellent couples accommodation, peaceful, quiet, new and modern decor, central to all the best local vineyards. The continental breakfast is an added benefit. Great full length windows that showcase the vineyard, underfloor heating in the bathroom and fabulous bedding all add up to making the cottage cosy and warm. Easy walk through vineyards to a great winery and lunch restaurant.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Reviewed 3 June 2014

This place is one of the best kept secrets. Situated on a lovely vineyard in a quiet location. The cottages are modern and comfortable and the hosts are amazing! You just have to stay here if you're in Blenheim.

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Reviewed 31 May 2014

We stayed in cottage 1. Its very well set out and the vines are right on the doorstep. Really everything that you need and the location is good, between Blenheim and the main wineries. The supplies for the continental breakfast were fine. The free WiFi and Sky TV are all you need for a relaxing stay. Only 2 nights but... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 30 April 2014

We stayed for 3 nights end March, beginning April. Weather was perfect, wandering through the vines, pear trees, fig trees, lovely natural gardens, we wound down from working to relax mode very quickly here. The cottages are very private, heated bathroom floor is lovely, the décor is modern, stylish and ultra clean. The Walnut Block wine was very nice too!... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 25 April 2014 via mobile

Located 10 minutes drive from the town of Blenheim, the Walnut block is a real find. The two cottages feel secluded and literally in the middle of the vineyards, affording stunning views, sunsets and starred skies. They also happen to be near the real good restaurant and foodie options in the area. The cottages are spacious, modern, comfortable, well appointed... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Good stuff: Room to spare. Quality furnishings and fittings, and all the accessories you might want.. Clean and tidy. Excellent layout design. Great bed and I really liked the shower. Owners are available if you need. In the wine area but also pretty close to town if you need a fancy coffee. Other stuff: It ain't cheap but it is... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Two luxurious one bedroom cottages set amongst the vines, Walnut Block Cottages offer a haven of seclusion and comfort in a relaxed and inspiring environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Walnut Block Cottages

Address: 43 Blicks Lane, RD2, Blenheim, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: RM764 - RM799 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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Walnut Block Cottages Blenheim, New Zealand - Marlborough
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“Must enjoy the Walnut Block estate wines!”
 of 5 bubbles AshishNichani, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Only 2 cabins so very private,”
 of 5 bubbles willeo70, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Both cottages are the same.”
 of 5 bubbles S8424YSmarkc, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“book early to avoid disappointment as only 2 cottages available”
 of 5 bubbles JLSC2015, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“There are two cottages at Walnut Block Cottages, #1 or #2 - they both have the same layout, privacy and incredible views of the vineyard!”
 of 5 bubbles bryanh619, 2 Jul 2015 | Read review
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