Cute, peaceful farm cottage with country side view

Farmstay | Hurunui District | #17445

9.9/10 (36 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Cute farm cottage located in the heart of the North Canterbury plains. Ideal for a short break.
  • Close to Hanmer Springs, golf courses and salmon & trout fishing rivers
  • Continental breakfast, cleaning and quality linen all included.

Kahui Cottage is a little cottage located on Kahui Farm (a small farm, 5 mins drive from Rotherham) in its own private & sunny setting with stunning views of Mt Lyford & the North Canterbury plains. The spacious double bedroom has a queen sized bed and the separate sitting room has an inner-sprung queen-sized slatted sofa bed. There is a roll out bed and port a cot available for use for childen / babies. Kitchenette with refrigerator & microwave incl tea and coffee making facilites. BBQ available on request. Bathroom with shower. A continental breakfast - a selection of cereals, muesli, toast, spreads and fruit - included in price. At the main house wifi is available and an extra bedroom for third couple if needed (available on request).

From 1 April $140 per couple (incl breakfast), $40 extra adult (incl breakfast), $20 extra child (incl breakfast). Babies with own bedding free.

Your hosts, Ian and Lou based at the main house, will be able to assist you with any queries you may have.

Feed the pet Kune Kune (pig), collect your own eggs from the chook house, take in the breath taking views of the mountains! There is so much to do in the Hurunui District:

>Wines trails

>Dine at the Hanmer Springs Resort (35mins drive) with its selection of restaurants

>Bicycles available

>Salmon & trout fishing on Waiau and Hurunui rivers

>Mt Lyford ski field (1 hour)

>Hanmer Springs Ski Area - operated by Amuri ski Club

>Amuri Golf Club Waiau 8 mins, Culverden Golf Club Culverden 12 mins, Hanmer Springs Golf Club 35 mins

>Kaikoura (1 hr 20 min drive)

>Thermal pools

>Horse trekking


>Bungy jumping

>Mountain biking

>Bush walks

>Farm tours

Special conditions: Please note some facilities advertised are available at the main house ie washing machine, wifi. Smoking outside only please. Guests are welcome to use the the main house facilities with prior arrangement. Space available for your own 2 person tent ($20 pp includes breakfast). We would prefer a 2 night minimum but 1 night stay may be available on request with a small linen surcharge.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Double bed room

    1 x Queen bed

  • Living room

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Single with rollaway bed

  • Main house bed room

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat rate tariff
24-Oct-17 to 31-Dec-17
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
01-Jan-18 to 24-Jan-19
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (45)

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  • Kahui, although compact is lovely to stay in

    Kahui, although compact is lovely to stay in. Good flat access, excellent shower and a bed like home with quality linen. We look forward to a return visit.

    alexld756 100%|8x Oct 2017

  • A charming little cottage in a peaceful setting

    A charming little cottage in a peaceful setting. Just what we needed for a night away from our busy lives.

    Angie76 100%|3x Jul 2017

  • Would highly recommend

    Would highly recommend

    patrls903 100%|2x Jun 2017

  • The cottage is a very warm cosy place with comfortable beds with...

    The cottage is a very warm cosy place with comfortable beds with everything you need. It is in a quiet ,private setting and close to Hanmer .

    margoa44 100%|2x Apr 2017

  • Very peaceful, back to basics

    Very peaceful, back to basics. A way to catch up with each other without T.Vs and computers, recommend it to anyone.

    HeatherPa12 100%|1x Apr 2017

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