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Passing Beauty

Passing Beauty

On an end of season tour I was lucky enough to spend some time in the Marlborough Sounds with clients who were interested in exploring the area. Previous occasions on my part had always been rushed. We spent two nights in the Convent - currently being thoughtfully and beautifully renovated and extended by new owners Layonie and Denholm Seque...

The Convent

The Convent

The Convent is not your usual sort of lodge.  It has not been purpose built for the top-end, does not include fine dining, and has a really relaxed, almost self-effacing feel about it.  It started tourism life as an upmarket bed & breakfast but under the hands of its owners, Denham and Layonie Seque, has evolved into something...

The Convent

The Convent

Das "Convent" ist keine gewöhnliche Lodge. Denn diese Unterkunft wurde nicht als Sterne-Hotel erbaut, sondern als viktorianische Kapelle. Die Besitzer Denham und Layonie Seque machten aus diesem außergewöhnlichen Haus inmitten der Weinberge eine kleine Luxus-Oase.  Als Layonie und Denham das Ruder des "Convent"...