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Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
farmhouse
Sleeps
11
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
1 - 3 nights

Description

Gisborne Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Farmstay, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 11)

Mahaanui cottage farmstay is a private, stand alone cottage located in the beautiful Tiniroto area half way between Gisborne and Wairoa on the inland road. [aprox 50 minutes driving either way].

Wake up to native birds singing, tranquil picturesque views and sun streaming into the cottage. If you are interested in a restful few days or a more active farm experience with your friends/family then this is the right place.

The cottage is comfortable, has everything you need for an enjoyable stay and can accommodate two families easily for a relaxing country break.

Farm tours are available. Bring your mountain bike or horse to explore the farm or your own motorbikes by arrangement. You are welcome to go walking over the farmland and fish some special spots in the nearby river. There are two marked walking trails that leave from the cottage. One out to the back boundary and one with private access to the Hangaroa river. Swim, kayak or picnic at nearby scenic Doneraille park or visit the Awapiko waterfall further up Ruakaka road.

Hackfalls aboretum, Rere rockslide and the well known Ruakituri valley with its excellent trout fishing are easy drives. Mahia and lake Waikaremoana are about 1.5 hours drive away.

The kitchen is well equipped and has basic cooking provisions such as flour, sugar, tea, coffee, spices, oil but you will have to bring all your other food provisions with you as the nearest shop is about a 50 minute drive away. Meals can be provided with some notice for additional cost and a cleaners service is also available should you not want to clean the cottage on your departure.

Special conditions:

Pets allowed with prior approval. Large dog run with kennel available within cottage grounds.

The garden is fully fenced however there are normal farm hazards such as water dams, streams, water tanks, farm tracks, animals outside the gate.

Off road motorbikes only by prior agreement.

No extra guests without prior agreement.

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Property Manager
Bookabach
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2016

What makes this farmhouse unique

Working 614 hectare sheep and beef hill farm.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Country Cottage Hideaway
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 12 reviews
4

Great hill country farm with interesting walks.

  • 4 of 5

Great hill country farm with interesting walks. Hope to visit again and stay longer.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Beautiful farm stay at a remote location.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful farm stay at a remote location. We came in spring so we were lucky to see the cherry blossoms at the backyard, the spring lambs and the cute piglets. Simon is very kind to take us for a farm tour. The house is spacious, cozy and beautiful, a nice rural retreat indeed. We played family board games by the fire at rainy night, and put on gumboots to walk around the farm. We also drove around and explored the area. What a wonderful place!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

fantastic location,very private,loads of good firewood and we could take our dog.

  • 4 of 5

fantastic location,very private,loads of good firewood and we could take our dog.stunning walk to the back of the farm.a slight criticism would be the lack of good hot water pressure after a very cold day.otherwise a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Great one.

  • 5 of 5

Great one. Expensive views

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Wonderful farm stay.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful farm stay....the cottage is perfect in every way. Perfect location to get a feel of living on a sheep/cattle ranch and/or a perfect place if you want to just get away and relax.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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5

A home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

A home away from home!

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Gisborne Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Flat rate tariff
Dec 9 2016 - Dec 22 2016
1 night minimum stay
$100
From
$100
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Xmas/New Year rate 23rd Dec to 7th Jan
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
$143
From
$143
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Flat rate tariff
Jan 8 2017 - Nov 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
$100
From
$100
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Amenities

Gisborne Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • lounge - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    main bedroom - 1 queen
    middle room - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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