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Harris Hill Cottages

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Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Harris Hill for the first time in 2015 for 4 weeks; returning in 2017 we made it for six weeks; and, we certainly hope it will not be our last visit to this wonderful place. The Harris family, Sue, Mike, Rachel, and Wayne, are wonderful hosts who make you feel very at home while spending time on their...

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Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

There were four of us (two couples) who stayed at Maggie's cottage. It was such an enjoyable experience. When we arrived Rachel was very helpful in getting us settled and told us we could go to the "bread shack" the next day and retrieve some goodies for the sheep and goats--and since it was a rainy, wet day, we did...

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Seychelles
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Our family of 3 stayed for 2 nights after arriving off the ferry from North Island. We stayed in great places throughout our holiday, but this had to be the best. Sunshine cottage just felt like a little home: well equipped, cosy and comfy, outstanding views. The best thing for me was to be able to walk out of the...

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Charlottetown
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is the 5th year in a row that we have rented Grandma's Cottage on Harris Hill. (This time it was for 2 1/2 months). Obviously we love it here. We keep coming back because the setting is beautiful and exquisitely peaceful, it is very conveniently located for trips in to Nelson, Sue, Mike, Rachel and Wayne are delightful, cheerful...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Our cottage had a really beautiful view and was well-equipped apart from the very worn out dish cleaner which we quickly replaced. We stayed a week and really enjoyed the feeling of being away from the hussle and bustle of the centre of Nelson. It was also pretty special have the dogs and chickens visit us each day. We'd definitely...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We were late arriving due to the recent earthquake causing a delay in the ferry arrival to Picton. We ended up arriving at 10 PM. Sue was very considerate and welcoming. She drove down from the hill to meet us at the turnoff from the highway (SH 6). Upon finding out that we haven't eaten, she brought us bread, biscuits,...

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Stayed here for two memorable weeks when we emigrated toi nz five years ago. Having never set foot in the country we arrived with our four children, aged 8 - 14 tired and a little uncertain. As soon as we arrived at harris hill we knew we had made the right decision. Such a friendly kiwi welcome and the views....absolutely...

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Rockhamprton
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Brilliant and highly recommended! The cottages are immaculate both in construction and cleanliness and are fully self contained. Our 'Grandma's Cottage' had the added benefit of very inquisitive wooly neighbours looking through the windows from the paddock just a couple of metres away. Rachel, Mike and Sue are happy to have a chat and just as happy to leave guests...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Somewhere on the other side of the world is the most beautiful farm with wonderful cottages and a happy kind family who welcome you so warmly. We had some difficulty booking but Sue kindly fitted us in. Rachel gave us a very warm welcome on a rainy evening in February. City Lights is beautiful, with a breath taking view, so...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Harris Hill Cottages is an amazing place to stay with family. Our 2 year old son loved feeding the animals and seeing the cows and sheep graze nearby. The family dogs are the friendless dogs I've ever met and it's a different experience to city life seeing chickens walk past the front door in the morning. We stayed in Maggies...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Harris Hill Cottages

Address: 23 Wastney Terrace | Atawhai, Nelson, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Number of rooms: 7
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“We keep renting Grandma's cottage ... but all of the others are equally lovely”
CanadianRetirees, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“This is a short drive outside of Nelson, up a twisting road, but the view was well worth for winding trek up the hill.”
sandiewm, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“A wonderful option outside of Nelson 10 mins from Town”
xjensen, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All cottages are private and have great views”
gilesw_12, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All of the cottages had amazing views”
JuliaS589, 14 Jun 2014 | Read review
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