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Waiwhenua Farmstay

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Hastings, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

A delightful night was had by lovely warm cottage, all nice fire in the kitchen that gave out plenty of heat. Beautiful setting a must to return. Lovely area to walk and explore, room for children to have a run around.

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

Im no camper and thought the kids would love it so thought I would give it a go and everyone loved it!! The river is right there and its awesome for the kids. We had toasted marshmallows and used the very cool pizza oven. You really only need to bring food, they have thought of everything! The bed was comfortable,... More 

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Anne's Cottage for a couple of nights. Beautiful traditional farming cottage, plenty of space for a family too. The bed in the master bedroom is very comfy, especially compared to some of the other beds we've slept in on our stay! But you come for the outside here. To watch the sheep (watch you!) or to take... More 

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Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Relaxing week in Annie's Cottage observing a working sheep, cattle & deer farm hosted by Kirsty & Gary. I was able to fly fish in their several miles of The Tutaekuri river, guided one day by their son Robbie who knows the river well. I highly recommend a stay if you're looking for a relaxing stay with beautiful views and... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2011

Stayed in the Annies Cottage portion of Waiwhenua Homestead. Efficency with everything except of course food. Fabulous fishing area, beautiful sunrises...sheep, deer, cattle everywhere. Fill up your gas tank and grocery bag in Napier (black barn sat market!!!) and then go and relax in this historic cottage. We didn't opt for the farm tour but it sounded great if only... More 

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Waiwhenua Farmstay and Trout Fishing Adventures Welcome to our Farmstay and Trout Fishing adventures. Our third generation family run farm has been operating farmstays since 1997. We offer guests our historic Annies Cottage at the farm or our comfy Glamping sites at our River Side Park. We offer all farm guests a free specialised informative farm tour, providing you with information and opportunities to explore the farm and river at your leisure. Our historic Annnies Cottage at Waiwhenua Farmstay offer guests a friendly family environment. We cater for families or individuals wishing to experience a slice of real genuine farm life in New Zealand on our extensive sheep, cattle and deer farm. We can also offer excellent trout fishing adventures for the discerning angler in our private stretch of river. Horse trekking can also be arranged with neighbours. Glamping sites are available during the summer season. You will get to experience all the comforts of camping Kiwi style right on the banks of the river. Privacy, birds and the river running past your door with provide you with an experience that you will never forget. We have been described as "Heartland New Zealand- An unforgetable experience". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waiwhenua Farmstay

Address: 808 River Road, RD 9 | Hawke's Bay, Hastings 4179, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Hastings
Price Range: $85 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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