Private Piece of History, based in Ahuriri

Cottage | Ahuriri | #28620

9.3/10 (42 ratings)
  • 3 people
  • 1 bedrooms
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Historicol Cottage built in 1850's
  • Private, central and secure, with off street parking
  • Close to the water front, cafes and resturants as well as Napiers main attractions

The Shepherd's Cottage, located in Ahuriri, Napier, was built in the 1850's and has a Category II rating with the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, is one a Napier's oldest dwellings.

This one bedroom, 35 sq mtr, fully self-contained, secure cottage provides accommodation for two (the rate includes first day breakfast provisions).

With a safe swimming beach a 2 minute walk away, Napier’s Art Deco just over the hill and both the Hawkes Bay Trails as well as Ahuriri Heritage Walk starting literally at your front door the Shepherd's Cottage is ideally located for that truly private escape!

The Shepherd's Cottage has off street parking and a secure lock up available if you have brought your bikes to hit the trails.

Close to many of Napier’s tourist attractions including, Ocean Spa Hot Pool complex, The Wine Centre, the new MTG to name a few, and handy enough to the Napier I-site, so you can find out some more.

Stay in a little piece of History, with all the comforts of home!

$160 per night includes first night breakfast provisions

Special conditions: People must treat this property with the respect this historic building smoking or lighting candles in this property, we want her to be here in another 100 years...People must be over 20 years of age to staying and respect the neighbours , sorry no parties this place is just to small...


  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Lounge/Kitchen

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included); Bike Hire Per Day $40.00 per person (optional)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 4 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays. Breakfast provisions will not be restocked during the length of your stay...we normally provided enough provisions for 2 nights...

  • Gifts & giveaways: We supply breakfast for your first night, however normally there is enough for two nights..normally includes eggs, fruit, vogels toast, cereal, with gluten free options and extras .

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
School Holidays Weekend
29-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
01-May-17 to 01-Jun-17
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
Queens Birthday
02-Jun-17 to 05-Jun-17
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
06-Jun-17 to 18-Oct-17
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
Labour Weekend
19-Oct-17 to 23-Oct-17
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak season
24-Oct-17 to 13-Dec-17
$170/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Summer Holidays & Weekends
14-Dec-17 to 10-Feb-18
$170/night $180/night
2 night minimum stay
Art Deco Festival
12-Feb-18 to 18-Feb-18
$180/night $180/night
4 night minimum stay
Peak season
19-Feb-18 to 31-Mar-18
$170/night $170/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 (42)

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  • lovely cottage with great location

    lovely cottage with great location

    donnen314 100%|7x Apr 2017

  • Loved the cottage

    Loved the cottage. Nicely done out with everything you need. Great location. Would definitely like to stay again.

    Margarethop12 100%|5x Mar 2017

  • Fantastic little place, so close to the centre and just lovely

    Fantastic little place, so close to the centre and just lovely. We will definitely be back!

    MargeauxQ 100%|2x Mar 2017

  • This was my second stay at The Shepherds cottage

    This was my second stay at The Shepherds cottage. A beautiful little cottage which has all the little extras to make your stay very comfortable. The garden is just so nicely done, with seating so you can sit and enjoy the outside too. Perfectly located with an easy walk to local cafes. Highly recommended

    ChristineWe1 100%|6x Feb 2017

  • Great little place to stay

    Great little place to stay. Lots of character. Certainly a memorable part of our wee escape to the Hawkes Bay.

    josiejo333 100%|1x Feb 2017

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