Historic Colenso Cottage - Hawkes Bay, Napier City

Historic Colenso Cottage - Hawkes Bay accommodation in Napier City.

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Accommodation Description:

Historic Colenso Cottage, luxurious Boutique Accommodation on Napier Hill, Hawkes Bay. The original home of the great William Colenso, now renovated to a high standard for your indulgence. Short stroll to the heart of Art Deco city centre, Marine Parade and Restaurants. The Mission, Church Rd and other wineries are within a 10 minute drive. Perfect for all special and romantic occasions. Excellent long stay retreat at a weekly rate please see specials. Enjoy our complimentary gourmet basket of breakfast essentials in a private sunny courtyard off the wrought-iron table and chairs or relax on sunloungers with stunning views of the Kaweka ranges. Colenso Cottage is a superior one bedroom, self contained property that boasts a magnificent master bedroom; complete with an ultra comfy king size bed, luxurious linens, cozy blankets and a 40inch flat screen television with sky. A beautiful dark leather studded sofa finish off the open plan living, dining and fully equipped kitchen area, which is tastefully decorated. A crisp modern titled bathroom with full laundry facilities is located through the kitchen at the rear of the Cottage. Katie welcomes you to come and experience this special piece of New Zealand’s history.

Colenso Cottage is available for a longer stay if so desired. We aim to make your stay at Colenso Cottage a positive and memorable experience. “William Colenso built a cottage now known as Colenso Cottage in 1862 to accommodate him while his home was being built next door”. William Colenso (7 November 1811 – 10 February 1899). Please view our guest reviews on our newzealand.com website.


Are pets allowed? No
Are children allowed? No
Is smoking allowed? No
Minimum Stay (nights): 1
Disabled Access: No

Sleeping Capacity:

Unit Sleeps: 2
Number of Bedrooms/Units: 1
Bed types: King
Bathroom: Private


  • Alarm Clock
  • Aromotherapy tolietries
  • Breakfast Available
  • CD Player
  • Clothes Line
  • Coffee/Tea Facilites
  • Deck Furniture
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Electric Blankets
  • Freezer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing Board
  • Linen Provided
  • Luxury linen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Sky TV
  • Spectacular views
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Broadband

Other Information:

Low season from 1 May until 31st August from $195.00 per night. 1st September to 30th April from $225.00 per night.

We prefer direct credit, cash or cheque however credit card facilities via Paypal are accepted.

Colenso Cottage can be rented from 15th May 2012 until 31 August 2012 on a weekly basis. Please enquire for rates and availability.

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Information Summary

Historic Colenso Cottage

10a Colenso Avenue
Hospital Hill

0064 6 833 7585

Katie Sewell

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