The SpaceThe unique views of water, farmlands and natural areas as the cottage is placed high above surrounding areas. The location is accessed on the main highway, SH1. Approximately 50 km from Kaitaia, 60 kms to Cape Reinga, northern most tourist spot in NZ. We are surrounded by magnificent beaches, 5 mins to both east and west coasts, 90 Mile Beach, Rarawa Beach, Henderson Bay, renown for swimming, surfing, fishing and relaxing.
The Cottage is well equipped and maintained, clean and tidy, with own kitchen, lounge,bathroom, laundry and new super king bed in the lovely bedroom.
The cottage is set up for disabled with ramp, extensive decks, and open wheel chair showering area.
On the property, guests can take walks, feed animals and poultry and take in the clear fresh air.
Mobile phone coverage, limited wifi, and freeview television, and easy access to
library of books, dvd's, magazines and games.
A cleaning bench, suitable for cleaning fish, is handy and BBQ and smoker are also on site.
Guests are free to be by themselves but if wish our company we will enjoy interacting with them and perhaps sharing refreshments or a meal. It is entirely their choice and we always respect their privacy.
Love the openness, tranquillity, and exceptional views of the surrounding area. Two minutes drive from amenities such as grocery store, café and other shops.
Safe ample parking on site, drive direct off main highway.
No public transport is available north of Kaitaia, but this varies depending on availability and demand.
People come as strangers but leave as friends. Guest AccessGuests are free to wander over the 13 acres of farmlet, walking the paddocks, feeding the ducks, viewing the 4 cows with their calves and other farm life. Interaction with GuestsYou are left to enjoy yourselves but we live on the property and welcome to our home if you wish. We respect your privacy but do enjoy company and listening to guests over refreshments if the opportunity arises. The NeighborhoodWe live in a rural area, but only a short drive to the small village of Pukenui, with a café and several shops, and the northernmost hotel,only 1 1/2kms away.
We have the best of both worlds, peace and quiet or social interaction close by. Getting AroundWe don't have public transport except on Thursday with a bus return trip to Kaitaia.
Most alcohol venues do provide sober driver options but we will be available to help if we you wish. Other Things to NotePeople arrive as strangers but leave as friends, come and join us.