Private Piece of History, based in Ahuriri

Cottage | Ahuriri | #28620

9.3/10 (62 ratings)
  • 3 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Historicol Cottage built in 1850's
  • Private, central and secure, with off street parking
  • Close to the water front, cafes and resturants as well as Napiers main attractions

The Shepherd's Cottage, located in Ahuriri, Napier, was built in the 1850's and has a Category II rating with the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, is one a Napier's oldest dwellings.

This one bedroom, 35 sq mtr, fully self-contained, secure cottage provides accommodation for two (the rate includes first day breakfast provisions).

With a safe swimming beach a 2 minute walk away, Napier’s Art Deco just over the hill and both the Hawkes Bay Trails as well as Ahuriri Heritage Walk starting literally at your front door the Shepherd's Cottage is ideally located for that truly private escape!

The Shepherd's Cottage has off street parking and a secure lock up available if you have brought your bikes to hit the trails.

Close to many of Napier’s tourist attractions including, Ocean Spa Hot Pool complex, The Wine Centre, the new MTG to name a few, and handy enough to the Napier I-site, so you can find out some more.

Stay in a little piece of History, with all the comforts of home!

$160 per night includes first night breakfast provisions

Special conditions: People must treat this property with the respect this historic building smoking or lighting candles in this property, we want her to be here in another 100 years...People must be over 20 years of age to staying and respect the neighbours , sorry no parties this place is just to small...


  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Lounge/Kitchen

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included); Bike Hire Per Day $40.00 per person (optional)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 4 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays. Breakfast provisions will not be restocked during the length of your stay...we normally provided enough provisions for 2 nights...

  • Gifts & giveaways: We supply breakfast for your first night, however normally there is enough for two nights..normally includes eggs, fruit, vogels toast, cereal, with gluten free options and extras .

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Peak season
25-Feb-18 to 29-Mar-18
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Easter Peak
30-Mar-18 to 02-Apr-18
$160/night $180/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
03-Apr-18 to 12-Apr-18
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
School Holidays Weekend
13-Apr-18 to 29-Apr-18
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
30-Apr-18 to 27-Sep-18
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
School Holidays Weekend
28-Sep-18 to 20-Oct-18
$160/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Flat rate tariff
21-Oct-18 to 14-Dec-18
$160/night $160/night
2 night minimum stay
Summer Holidays & Weekends
15-Dec-18 to 10-Feb-19
$170/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Art Deco Festival
11-Feb-19 to 17-Feb-19
$180/night $180/night
4 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
18-Feb-19 to 25-Feb-19
$160/night $170/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 (62)

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  • The cottage is a fantastic place to stay

    The cottage is a fantastic place to stay. Top location. Highly recommend as ticks all the boxes. Third time I have stayed in the cottage and it is always beautifully presented inside and out.

    ChristineWe1 100%|7x Feb 2018

  • Fantastic location and great to stay in such a historic home

    Fantastic location and great to stay in such a historic home. Everything required for stay was available and breakfast a lovely touch.

    AshleeBa1 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • The bach was just gorgeous

    The bach was just gorgeous. So neat and clean and love the decor!! My hubby and I have already decided to make another trip to Napier and we will 100% stay here if it is available. Amazing place

    AveeshaB new member Feb 2018

  • Would be 5 stars if the sofa bed was a bit more...

    Would be 5 stars if the sofa bed was a bit more comfortable.

    MoanaTe4 100%|2x Jan 2018

  • Wonderful cute little house very close to the main beach! Has everything...

    Wonderful cute little house very close to the main beach! Has everything you need with lots of little extra touches!( eg gluten free bfast option)

    mariya628 100%|11x Jan 2018

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