Cool reading nook with books in this room. Double size bed. See us if you need a bigger bed. Peaceful/sunny. Superb wineries, beaches, art galleries within easy walking distance. Feed our alpacas! Listen to Tuis during the day and Kiwis at night. Netflix access available.
We have a nature lovers oasis in the back yard with 2 friendly alpacas roaming around. Very large and charming yard/house/rooms with lots of space, light and character. Tastefully decorated and equipped with all the comforts of home. Lots of hardwood timber flooring/panelling. Warm and comfortable. Large sunny deck with plenty space to enjoy a sun-downer. Huge, lush lawn. Great for relaxing in the hammock. Feed the alpacas or play with the dog.
We have a variety of rustic-themed accommodation options to suit most needs. All rooms are set up for maximum comfort and we pride ourselves on a high standard of cleaning at all times.
The private and sheltered bush setting offers great bush views, symphonic bush sounds and an instant feeling of relaxation and peace. Manuka Trees dot around the large rear lawn which is home to 2 friendly alpacas and catches great morning sun. In summer the deck/spa area is shaded by a large grape vine awning over head. In winter the rear deck and lawn catches excellent all-day sun. If it gets cold there is an open external fire to sit around.
Free stuff available to our Guests includes:
•Loads of local info about; events/transport/recommendations/free maps etc...
•Access to the spa and outdoor fireplace until 10pm
•Healthy home made muesli and fruit for breakfast
•Borrow board games and beach gear including; towels, beach games
•Use of our massage/Qi machine
•Yoga classes on the private back lawn may be arranged for large groups - subject to availabilty
•Access to sports gear including beach cricket/tennis/football
•An excellent library and plenty of quiet nooks to read from
•Explore the ponga forest and collect seasonal fruit from the garden
•Enjoy the swings and mini football pitch/goal
•Feed and alpacas twice daily and play with the dog
•Tease the Aussie girl about the latest Wallabies disaster
•Cook in your commercial kitchen
•Listen to the native birds all day and star gaze all evening - both are spectacular!
•Enjoy the bush views from our large, sunny deck
•Stroll down to the wetlands bush-walk at the bottom of the street
•Walk to Palm Beach for a swim and climb up to the lookout
•Walk to the Saturday markets
•Chat with your hosts - we love hearing travel stories
•Our resident Bowen massage thearapist is happy to provide free quotes
Almost free stuff (small charges to cover maintenance):
•Good quality snorkling gear (incl fins) - $5/day
Servicios y zonas comunes
Your host is in the 'main house'. Guests are situated in the 'west wing' which consists of 3 double bed rooms, a commercial kitchen, library, sunny deck, large lawn, bathrooms and the popular lounge/sunroom.
Guest quarters and common areas are comprehensively equipped for your comfort and entertainment. Relax in a hammock. Feed the alpacas. Borrow tennis rackets, cricket and snorkelling gear. Take advantage of our selection of board games or borrow a book from our very diverse library.
Otros aspectos destacables
What makes us different?:
- We go to lengths to create and protect a positive travel experience for all guests. Therefore, we only encourage positive, happy travellers who will be considerate of others. If this isn't you - kindly apply elsewhere. We have 2 friendly alpacas and a cute puppy for animal lovers
- We are walking distance from excellent wineries/Palm & Onetangi beaches and the supermarket and Saturday Markets
- Guests have sole access to shared kitchen/bathroom/chill out areas
- All food provided is organic and, where possible, home grown
- Free homemade muesli for breakfast
- Ask us about different packages we have available for private day tours
- We're happy to answer your tourism queries. If we don't know the answer - we'll find out
Please respect your fellow guests at all times. Noise should be minimised. We try to provide a certain kind of atmosphere so we actively promote good vibes and discourage negativity.
Your hosts are available to offer help throughout the day and will be happy to offer assistance as needed. However if you prefer quiet time alone, you can be assured of total privacy.