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Self-contained guesthouse in charming garden

Gaby & Allan

Self-contained guesthouse in charming garden

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean11 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Self-contained little guesthouse at the bottom of a charming garden in a private setting.
We are situated in Heathcote Valley close to the Gondola and Lyttelton. 15 to 20 minutes drive to beach and central city. 2 minutes walk to bus stop.
Ideal for 2 people, but could accommodate 1 extra person on sofa bed.
Tea, coffee, hot chocolate, milk and sugar provided.
Washing machine available in main house, first load free. Subsequent loads $2 per load.

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Hangers
Hair dryer
Laptop friendly workspace
Shampoo

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 2PM - 8PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

47 Reviews

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George User Profile
George
May 2018
Gaby and Allan are very welcoming, their place very is neat and has all the amenities that one could wish for. There is a supermarket only five minutes away by car. Cafes and restaurants are also near by. The port of Lyttelton is also very close and . . . sightseeing around Gov…
Gaby & Allan User Profile
Response from Gaby & Allan:
Thank you George. We enjoyed having you as our guests - we wish you safe travels and hope to welcome you back in the future! Kind regards Gaby and Allan
May 2018
Angela User Profile
Angela
April 2018
Great space to spend a few days. Gaby & Allan were lovely and very helpful.
Gaby & Allan User Profile
Response from Gaby & Allan:
Hi Angela, we are happy you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Kind regards Gaby and Allan
April 2018
Tom User Profile
Tom
April 2018
Really loved the place. Well arranged and Gaby was there to make sure if we need any help with anything. The place has a lovely garden but couldn’t get a chance to spend time due to weather. The place was clean and tidy. We would highly recommend.
Gaby & Allan User Profile
Response from Gaby & Allan:
Hi Tom, thanks for the review and I am very glad you both liked your stay. Sorry we were unable to accommodate you a further couple of nights, we had family from Germany visiting and needed the place for them to stay. I hope you found accommodation and your flight got sorted. Kind regards gaby
April 2018
Lisa User Profile
Lisa
October 2017
Staying at Gaby and Allan's was a delight, the garden was a beautiful sight to look at in the morning after a perfect sleep in a very comfortable bed. The cottage had everything I needed, I could have stayed forever. It was perfect.
Gaby & Allan User Profile
Response from Gaby & Allan:
Thanks Lisa, I am glad you had a good night's sleep. It will be lovely to welcome you again. It is still raining today :). All the best Gaby and Allan
October 2017
Bruce And Dewi User Profile
Bruce And Dewi
October 2017
Gaby and Allan's place is even better than the description. The facilities are functional and incredibly clean. The setting in a lovely garden is very peaceful. The bed was very comfortable, value for money, excellent. We are also Airbnb super hosts and we would not hesitate t…
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Response from Gaby & Allan:
Thank you Bruce and Dewi, we are glad that enjoyed your stay. We enjoyed meeting you and would always love to welcome you back! Kind regards Gaby and Allan
October 2017
Emily User Profile
Emily
June 2017
Had a lovely stay at Gaby and Allan's garden guesthouse. It was warm and cosy and had everything we needed for a great stay. Would definitely recommend!
Gaby & Allan User Profile
Response from Gaby & Allan:
Hi Emily and Jon, thanks for staying with us and leaving the note in our guestbook, also for leaving everything so tidy. Enjoy the Rugby - the sun came out this morning :). We wish you safe travels and a wonderful time for your onward trip! Kind regards Gaby and Allan
June 2017
Yanike User Profile
Yanike
February 2017
Gaby and Allan are wonderful people who will welcome you and make sure you enjoy your stay.
Gaby & Allan User Profile
Response from Gaby & Allan:
Hi Yanike, thanks so much for writing the review - we wish you happy travelling and lots of enjoyable moments. Gaby and Allan
February 2017

Hosted by Gaby & Allan

Canterbury, New ZealandJoined in February 2016
Gaby & Allan User Profile
48 Reviews
Gaby & Allan is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Allan works full time in Christchurch and Gaby is an artist working at home in her studio, she paints with oils and is a printmaker. We both love the outdoors, go kayaking and tramping when the time allows it, enjoy good books and good company. We have lived in our cottage in H…
Languages: Deutsch
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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