Cottage | Upper Hutt City | #34269
Efil Doog Bach is a stay over Bach style hut set next to one of the founding “Garden of Regional Significance” awarded by the New Zealand Garden Trust. ( Also please see our other listing the Efil Doog Gardens - Artists Chalet ) The Efil Doog Gardens are in the Akatarawa Valley (near Upper Hutt, Wellington – 11.5km from State Highway 2 and 22km from State Highway 1, Waikanae on the west side of the Island. ( We recommend the road access from SH2, Upper Hutt )
The Bach / Hut has a Bedroom Living area with separate shower room and small kitchenette room that are accessed from the adjoining covered deck. The Bach is in the forest edge , next to a babbling stream look over the rural outlook and the Efil Doog Gardens, from a the ranch slider door/ window that opens onto a small deck area. For the daring there is a outside bath ( gas fired) next to the deck and composting outhouse Loo a few metres at the rear of Bach. The kitchenette has single induction cooker and small electric grille. Heating is from a Heat Pump and shower has instant electric. This an Authentic rural NZ Bach style within an exceptional garden setting, with ponds, streams and the River, all for you to explore. There is something here for everyone to enjoy. Come, relax, enjoy the experience of the Gardens, ecoPark and the peaceful rural setting.
Please see our other listing the and "Efil Doog Garden of Art - Artists Chalet" and when the Bach is fully booked.
Children are Welcome BUT must be supervised by Adults when exploring around the gardens.
Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$25.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$25.00 per stay);
1 x Cot
1 x King bed
2 x Single bed
*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.
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Glenda and Paul are friendly and accommodating. Our stay was comfortable and cosy and the bach had everything we needed. The bush bath was fabulous and just added to that relaxed feeling of being in the bush away from everything. The gardens are peaceful and unique and we cant wait to come stay in the Artists Chalet with our children in spring to see the gardens in their full beauty.
The bach was comfortable with everything we needed for our few days away. Nestled in a lovely peaceful and tranquil setting and it was great to return to late in the afternoon after busy days with our family. The silence and stillness of this wonderful property was bliss!! Thankyou Paul & Glenda, we'll be back again.
Paul and Glenda are wonderful hosts. The property is peaceful, and we were blessed to be there when the many Rhododendron were in flower. Favourite memory though for us was the heated out door bath tub. Magic.
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