Charmae Guest House, Character home by the river.

Cottage | Wanganui Township | #37611

9.7/10 (33 ratings)
  • 8 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 7 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Fully self contained house
  • Continental Breakfast for the first 2 days
  • Feel free to indulge in organic fruit and vegetables from our garden, when in season.

This Guest House is located very close to the CBD, and many attractions in and around wanganui.The river itself is the longest navigable river in New Zealand, and offers jet boat tours and more gentler rides on the Waimarie paddle steamer, the last remaining in New Zealand.The river attracts cyclists, hikers ,canoeists,and day trippers. The Sarjeant Gallery holds more than 5,500 art works from the 1840's to the present day.The regional museum is famous for its Taonga Maori Collection, second to none in Aotearoa. There is the Durie Hill Elevator & Tower, Glass blowing exibitions & gallery ,Farmer's markets , mountain to sea cycle trails, observatory and much loved childrens play ground. Throughout the year there is the masters games, street motorcycle racing,V8 jet boat sprints, opera week, Vintage weekend where every thing from the bygone era is on display. Not forgetting the ski slopes are only 1& 1/2 hrs away.

Special conditions: We have had requests from prospective guests, who are allergic to dogs, to stay at Charmae.To be fair to everyone here is a list of local Dog Kennels that will be happy to look after your cats and dogs, when you visit Whanganui. Whanganui Pet Motel (06)343 9868, Belmont Kennels (06)344 4010, Sedgbrooke (06)3456363,


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Attached Annex

    2 x Bunk bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 1

    2 x Single bed

  • master bedroom

    1 double bed

    1 x Double bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: $5.00 per person (required); cleaning $40.00 per stay (optional)
  • 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
25-Nov-17 to 25-Feb-19
$110+/night $130+/night
For up to 1 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/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 (33)

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  • Awesome place highly recomended

    Awesome place highly recomended

    JoshWe16 new member Nov 2017

  • Great warm sunny house, very smart and tidy, with everything we needed

    Great warm sunny house, very smart and tidy, with everything we needed. Nice extras touches such as breakfast supplies.

    TraceyBu11 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Excellent service, well kept house, wonderful communication

    Excellent service, well kept house, wonderful communication. We enjoyed our stay and highly recommend this property.

    MaraeaC9 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Warm and inviting cottage in very handy location

    Warm and inviting cottage in very handy location. Well maintained, Besutifully appointed with lots of character. Really enjoyed our stay here.

    karert85 100%|49x Sep 2017

  • Good location easy to find taxi service great very clean home away...

    Good location easy to find taxi service great very clean home away from home

    SusanCo22 100%|2x Sep 2017

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