Alpaca Farm Retreat - secluded and private

Cottage | New Plymouth | #20789

9.8/10 (111 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


If you are looking to retreat from the stresses of suburbia and to enjoy the simple pleasure of being in the country-side then this is the accommodation for you.

A self-servicing luxury farm stay cottage offers peace and quiet, privacy, seclusion, tranquility. Set in rural landscape with views across farmland to the sea to the north and Mt Taranaki to the south. The sound of birds in the bush and of the creek nearby are the only things to interrupt the silence. Alpacas may seek your company at the window and then return to grazing with their herd.

Just 10kms from New Plymouth, the many attractions Taranaki has to offer are close by, eg beaches, mountains, gardens, golf courses, Pukekura Park, Bowl of Brooklands, Pukeiti Gardens, Pukeariki Museum, Len Lye Art Gallery.

Facilities include double bed accommodation for 3 couples (2 queen-size beds in each bedroom, and a foldout couch in the lounge) and there are roll-out beds in addition. Hot Spring Spa/Jaccuzi. Fully equipped kitchen and laundry. Gas heating. Entertainment facilities include Sky TV, ipod dock, Blue Ray player.

Farm shop selling alpaca products from raw fleece through to processed yarn and knitted garments, duvets and rugs. Open on request.

Bush and farm walks near the retreat.

Special conditions:

Small children need to be supervised on deck

Usual farm hazards exist eg electric fences, water troughs, uneven ground, pond and waterways. Caution required.

Smoking permitted outside ONLY


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa pool
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1 (master) with ensuite

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Lounge

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed


Maybe booked

*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 (126)

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  • Great place to stay

    Great place to stay. Our 4th year staying here annually and we will be back again.

    MikeT289 100%|7x Dec 2018

  • Fabulous house and property

    Fabulous house and property. Remarkable attention to detail.

    TomCh141 100%|7x Dec 2018

  • Loved the peace and quiet and interaction with the alpacas

    Loved the peace and quiet and interaction with the alpacas. Accommodation of a high standard. We are sure to return!

    AnthonyBe4 100%|1x Nov 2018

  • We really enjoyed our stay at the Alpaca Farm Retreat

    We really enjoyed our stay at the Alpaca Farm Retreat. It was only a few nights but left feeling totally relaxed and refreshed. My little ones loved wandering around the paddock and feeding the alpacas. We will definitely be back again!

    Sherine N. Oct 2018

  • This holiday home has everything that you need to be comfortable -...

    This holiday home has everything that you need to be comfortable - and more besides. The children loved the alpacas. We'll definitely be back

    Helen Q. Oct 2018

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