Farm hunting retreat

Farmstay | Awakino | #34552

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

Description

  • Backs onto the Mokau River, 5 minutes drive off main highway, extensive views over farmland.
  • Only 15 minutes drive to beaches at Mokau and Awakino, the Mokau Museum, Mokau river cruise.
  • 1 Hour drive from Waitomo, 1 hour 20 minutes drive to New Plymouth.

A great destination to discover rural life, a quiet area only 5 minutes drive off state highway 3, takes you right into the heart of a small secluded farming area. Only 15 minutes drive to the Mokau Museum and the Mokau river cruises.

Immerse yourself in the farming life, watch the cows meander past the house to get milked, the beef cattle grazing in the paddocks, Dodge the horse quietly munching away in the paddocks around the house, totally peace and quiet in a beautiful surrounding. Short walks can take you into scenic reserves, with fantails, goats, and an abundance of native wildlife. The house receive all day sun with beautiful views of a secluded valley. Feel part of the history of the Mokau river, once a bustling coal mining area, in this cosy comfy original cottage, visit the lime mine area on the farm and there is information on the original owners and life on the Mokau river in the house.

Enjoy the native rimu kitchen, with complimentary tea, coffee and fresh milk.

Special conditions: Deck would need adult supervision for small children, pets allowed with prior approval. Please refer to the map as to the property boundaries, before going walking or hunting. Watch out for usual farm hazards, uneven ground, electric fences, water troughs for young children.

Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Double bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Available
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Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Default Tariff
09-Dec-16 to 09-Mar-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/night;

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (3)

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  • Great location very peaceful surrounded by valleys

    Great location very peaceful surrounded by valleys. Beautiful 360 degrees view. Excellent location & well maintained.

    Meghakoli 100%|2x Nov 2016

  • This house was great, best of both worlds with access to the...

    This house was great, best of both worlds with access to the farm, bush, beach and river yet still close to amenities.

    megaay530 100%|3x Apr 2016

  • This house was great, best of both worlds with access to the...

    This house was great, best of both worlds with access to the farm, bush, beach and river yet still close to amenities.

    megaay530 100%|3x Apr 2016

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