Cottage | Napier City | #36636
The Cowman's cottage has been completely renovated in 2016 with all new furnishings. Everything inside this cottage is new from the TV to the shower right down to the cutlery. Set on a warm sunny site with great views
Whether it is a romantic weekend or a fun packed few days of activities with family we can offer it all here at Guthrie Smiith, Tutira.
The Arboretum becons with spectacular walks amongst the trees and breath taking views over Lakes Tutira, Waikapiro and Orakai. Walks within the Arboretum can range from 30 minutes up to 2 hours plus.
The nearby Tutira Church, also onsite, offers a place for reflection and meditation.
Canadian and 2 person sit on Canoes are available as part of the rental.
Other activities on site available on request include High and Low ropes, Flying Kiwi, Mud Walk, Night walk to Glow worms and fresh water Crayfish, Educational Geocache with GPS units provided, Team building activities and Guided walks.
The Arboretum is set out in Geographical sections enabling you to get an understanding of where different plants and trees originate from . We have a woodlot area where different trees are being trialled for their timber potential.
All trees are labeled for easy recognition and there is good educational signage to help make for a memorable stroll amongst the trees.
Across the Lake from us is the HBRC Tutira country park where there are more walking opportunities and spectacular views.
Just up the road we have Holts forest a hidden gem.
Also the Panpac Kiwi Creche at Lake Opouahi and Boundary stream the Department of Conservation Mainland Island.
More about this property managed by a charitable trust can be obtained through the Guthrie Smith website.
2 x King single bed
2 x Single bed
Combined living/sleeping area
1 x Fold-out sofa bed
Other sleeping area
1 x Queen bed
AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]
|Rate period||Week day||Weekend/Holiday|
24-Apr-18 to 24-Jul-19
|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.
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Amazing property!! Very clean & Tidy with beautiful views. Surroundings are well kept, lots of hardwork put into the up keep we could see, So they do an amazing job out there. House has everything you need!! It felt humble & at home, very relaxing. Kayaks were enjoyed by a few of us, We will definitely be back with families in the future.
This is not an average bach, it’s an experience. Situated on a mountain with panoramic views, guests also have canoes, scenic hikes and even a nighttime walk to see magnificent glow worms available to them. We didn’t want to leave this slice of paradise.