Private Piece of History, based in Ahuriri

Cottage | Ahuriri | #28620

9.3/10 (58 ratings)
  • 3 Guests
  • 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)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • 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
Summer Holidays & Weekends
21-Jan-18 to 10-Feb-18
$170/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
11-Feb-18 to 11-Feb-18
$160/night $170/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 29-Mar-18
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Easter Peak
30-Mar-18 to 02-Apr-18
$160/night $180/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
03-Apr-18 to 12-Apr-18
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
School Holidays Weekend
13-Apr-18 to 29-Apr-18
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
30-Apr-18 to 30-Apr-18
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
Easter Peak
01-May-18 to 03-Dec-18
$160/night $180/night
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
04-Dec-18 to 21-Jan-19
$160/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 (58)

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  • Wonderful cute little house very close to the main beach! Has everything...

    Wonderful cute little house very close to the main beach! Has everything you need with lots of little extra touches!( eg gluten free bfast option)

    mariya628 100%|10x Jan 2018

  • Beautiful conversion of an old Sheppard's cottage

    Beautiful conversion of an old Sheppard's cottage. It had everything you could think of possibly needing. Nice walk into Ahuriri. It was a lovely little getaway.

    rtgreg 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Gorgeous property, well appointed and lovely provisions

    Gorgeous property, well appointed and lovely provisions. Should perhaps advertise as one bed as the sofa is uncomfortable to even sit on let alone sleep in - this was the only gripe; otherwise lovely. Many thanks

    ChrissieL 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Lovely cottage and excellent added touches but a bit noisy as on...

    Lovely cottage and excellent added touches but a bit noisy as on a busy through road.

    LouiseMo18 new member Jan 2018

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you, it seams you got the overspill of a party which doesn't happen very often

    AnnaB675 100%|55x

  • Fantastic and convenient

    Fantastic and convenient.

    hamick798 new member Dec 2017

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