The SpaceSelf contained, single story, bedroom with new Queen bed, sitting/dining room, kitchen, bathroom with shower. The large heatpump keeps the temperature warm in winter and cool in summer. There are large windows in every room. Sliding glass doors open to a spacious outdoor deck and BBQ, with access to terraced garden and native bush walks.
Complimentary Continental breakfast items will be provided. This applies to the first two mornings of your stay.
Modern decor throughout. Newly decorated and equipped. Netflix, Freeview TV, DVD/CD player and discs, and Alarm/Bluray player included. Extensive library.
Kitchen contains a two-element bench-top cooker, small oven, microwave, kettle, Nespresso Machine, coffee plunger and toaster and a full sized frig/freezer. The kitchen is provisioned and fully equipped. Also provided: fresh milk, Nespresso pods, ground coffee, tea, biscuits and fruit.
Access to washing machine and dryer by arrangement. There is an iron and ironing board in the kitchen, perfect for the business person or for a special occasion.
Although the Airbnb site shows that there is no charge for extra persons, extra guests cannot be accommodated. Number 71 is exclusive accommodation for two people only. Guest AccessPrivate entry. Totally self contained. Parking at the door. The driveway appears steep, but is perfectly okay to drive down. There is ample turning space at the bottom.
The front deck has access to the terraced garden which was recently showcased on the ZONTA Garden Ramble. Guests are welcome to wander through the garden, around the ponds and into the surrounding bush. Interaction with GuestsWe live on the property and will greet you on arrival and, if required, will be available to help in any way possible before and during your stay. Your comfort is our highest priority. The NeighborhoodNestled in the hills surrounding Palmerston North to the South-East of the city, Number 71 is on the rural fringe of this thriving university town; just minutes from Massey University, UCOL and International Pacific University.
Fonterra, Ag. Research, Hort. Research, Bio-Commerce Centre, Linton Army Camp and Leather Research are all equally close. 10 minutes to Rugby Museum, Lido Aquatic Centre, Golf courses and Tielcey Park Equestrian Centre.
Access to river walkways and cycle trails are only minutes away. Our local City Rose Garden is highly recommended as are the Esplanade gardens.
Palmerston North has Art Galleries, Museum (including the NZ Rugby Museum) professional theatre. The White Room Gallery has a new featured artist exhibiting every month.
Excursions: Totara Reserve, Napier (Art Deco centre of New Zealand) Wairarapa Coast, Hawkes Bay and Marlborough Wineries, Southwards Car Museum, Kapiti Island Bird Sanctury, Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre, Lindale Tourist Centre, Feilding Farmer's Market (voted best in NZ) open on Friday mornings, Feilding Sale Yards Tour (largest sales yards in NZ) Cross Hills Rhododendron Garden and Fernyhough Garden, a garden of National Significance, are all within reach.
Restaurant recommendations and menus available on arrival.
Time to Wellington travelling within speed limits 1.75 hours. Getting AroundAs this is a rural location, own transport arrangements are necessary. Buses travel within Palmerston North city and out to Massey and the International Pacific University. As the city itself is flat, it is easy to walk around. Other Things to NoteThe property is only 10 minutes by car from central Palmerston North. A modern shopping centre with Supermarket, Pharmacy, Hairdresser, Beauty Spa, Takeaways and Restaurants is only 3 minutes away by car. Time to Massey University and International Pacific University is only 3 minutes.
Please note that the property is not suitable for children; being steep, having ponds and no lawns.
Time to Palmerston North Airport travelling within speed limits: 20 minutes.