Karangahake self contained Cottage

Cottage | Karangahake | #5589

9.6/10 (70 ratings)
  • 4 people
  • 1 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Beautiful location
  • Peaceful and Quiet
  • Short walk to river, historic walks, Hauraki Rail Trail

"NO LINEN OPTION" rate available - see under "Special Conditions".

Constructed from Canadian cedar wood, this attractive, self contained cottage is located in a beautiful garden setting on the rear section of our Gold 'n Views property. Nestled beneath Mt. Karangahake among stunning scenic views and only minutes from great trout fishing in the Ohinemuri river, historic gold mining walkways, a cafe, a winery/restaurant and the Hauraki Rail Trail.

"When you have enjoyed your day, relax at the Cottage; watch the Sunset - you may see a Golden View!"

"Really cosy and warm- AWESOME!"

The Karangahake Gorge marks the southern end of the Coromandel Ranges and is part of the Coromandel Peninsula. It is situated on State Highway 2 between Paeroa and Waihi. Site of the original gold rush in 1875 and steeped in gold mining history, it is now a more peaceful location offering visitors a perfect place to explore.

Follow the old railway formation - now part of the Hauraki Rail Trail. It includes a one kilometre train tunnel. Walk the popular Karangahake Gorge Historic Walkway alongside the sparkling Ohinemuri River. Seek out the gold trails in the spectacular Waitewheta Gorge featuring the famous "Windows" walk. Waihi beach is only 25 minutes away and the hot mineral pools at Te Aroha are only 20 minutes away.

Rail Trail guests - 2 bikes available (complimentary) ~ transport for vehicle pick up available ~ transport to local restaurants available ~ just ask us!

Special conditions: WINTER RATES PLUS "NO LINEN OPTION" rate in (brackets!) KARANGAHAKE self contained COTTAGE Nightly - $120.00 / ($110) applies to 2 Guests - $15 / night per extra guest Continental breakfast included! Cooked breakfast - $15 ea Evening meal - $45 ea (mains, dessert, complimentary wine) Free night offer! Long term negotiable Laundry facilities available on request *Smokers - facilities outside the cottage are available. Pets OK with approval


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area,Two fold out sofabeds

    2 x Fold-out sofa bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 5 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High Season
05-Dec-16 to 30-Apr-17
$130+/night $130+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
Low Season
01-May-17 to 30-Nov-17
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
High Season
01-Dec-17 to 05-Mar-18
$130+/night $130+/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (96)

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  • Property is beautiful and location great for exploring the gorge!

    Property is beautiful and location great for exploring the gorge!

    BrookeS4 100%|2x Nov 2016

  • A great retreat for the two of us for a weekend and...

    A great retreat for the two of us for a weekend and fantastic to be able to take the dog too. Ideally situated for all the walking/cycling/activity in Karangahake Gorge and handy for Paeroa or Waihi Beach too. Cosy and comfortable, had everything we needed for the weekend. Thank you

    AlisonTu3 100%|5x Nov 2016

  • Great proximity to the rail trail

    Great proximity to the rail trail. We had a blast.

    romain228 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • A lovely cottage in a beautiful location

    A lovely cottage in a beautiful location. Very handy to everything we wanted to do. Great host and hostess. We'll be going back one day.

    kathon584 100%|10x Nov 2016

  • Great location fabulous walks definitely will be back

    Great location fabulous walks definitely will be back

    StefanW2 100%|2x Oct 2016

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