Hairy Hobbit Eco Cottage

Bach or holiday home | Motueka | #3552

9.8/10 (93 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking
  • Best Eco Friendly 2013

Description

  • Huge views over Tasman Bay
  • Quiet and private setting in native bush environment
  • Handy to beaches and Abel Tasman National Park

“2013 Bronze Winner Golden Piwa Awards" BEST IN ECO-FRIENDLY!

Relaxing holiday eco cottage accommodation within 70 acres of secluded native bush with huge views over Tasman Bay. Close to Abel Tasman and Kahurangi National Parks and ideal for trips to the Kaiteriteri beaches, Tasman Bay vineyards, Nelson or Golden Bay. Twenty minutes from Kaiteriteri beach. Fifteen minutes from Motueka and the Motueka river, one of the best trout fishing rivers in New Zealand.

The cottage features an outdoor hot shower and an outdoor hot bath where you can soak up the view. Relax on the deck, swing in the hammock under the fig tree, cook up on the BBQ or try some fresh fruit from the trees next to your cottage.

Every morning wake up to the sound of the native birds in the bush around your cottage.

All electricity is provided from micro-hydro and solar generation.

The cottage is reached by a 2.4km uphill gravel road. 2wd is fine but a suitably powered vehicle for your load is advised. No campervans or trailers.

****Cyclone Gita update****March 28th. Due to the recent storm, there has been water damage to the driveway from Brooklyn Valley to the cottage. The cottage and surrounds are luckily untouched. The road is bumpier than usual but is still fine for 2wd vehicles.

Special conditions: Smoking outside only. Book 6 nights and get the 7th for free.(Excluding Dec, Jan, Feb stays) Maximum of two adults. Loft bunk beds only suitable for children 4 years and above. Children under 4 years old stay FREE! The cottage is reached by a 2.4km uphill gravel road. ****Cyclone Gita update**** Feb 2018. Please see above for driving access to the cottage.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Toddler safe
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom

    2 x Bunk bed
    1 x Queen bed

Availability

Available
Maybe booked
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  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Gifts & giveaways: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Excludes Dec, Jan and Feb stays. This discount will not show on the Bookabach quote but it will on my personal reply to you.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
september 2017
23-Apr-18 to 30-Apr-18
$100+/night $100+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Winter Season
01-May-18 to 31-Aug-18
$90+/night $90+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
Sep Oct Nov
01-Sep-18 to 20-Dec-18
$110+/night $110+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Christmas 4 day min
21-Dec-18 to 31-Jan-19
$130+/night $130+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
4 night minimum stay
Feb Mar Apr
01-Feb-19 to 30-Apr-19
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Winter Season
01-May-19 to 23-Jul-19
$90+/night $90+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (172)

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  • Magic Bach

    Magic Bach. Gorgeous garden and views. Outdoor bath is a gem. Loved it.

    ChristineHa40 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • Wonderful and quite batch with an awesome view! We loved sitting outside...

    Wonderful and quite batch with an awesome view! We loved sitting outside having our meals looking at the hills around. Such a nice place to have quite time. We started our honeymoon there and it was just fantastic! We will love to come back there another time.

    GraceJo4 100%|2x Mar 2018

  • Great little cottage with stunning views

    Great little cottage with stunning views. Quite a drive to get there although very worth it.

    AshtonMartin 100%|2x Feb 2018

  • Our second visit to the Hairy Hobbit and it was as magical...

    Our second visit to the Hairy Hobbit and it was as magical as ever. We love this cottage, it is truly a very special place.

    MaryH593 100%|3x Feb 2018

  • I really enjoyed my stay at this magical bach, completely private, stupendous...

    I really enjoyed my stay at this magical bach, completely private, stupendous views and wonderful bird song. A great place for so many walks and activities nearby.

    AndrewPl6 100%|1x Jan 2018

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