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STRAW BALE FARMHOUSE BY TUKI TUKI RIVER

Overview
Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Havelock North, Hawke's Bay Region, North Island
We have a unique family home, New Zealand's first straw bale house, overlooking the beautiful Tukituki river, famous for its trout fishing.
The views up and down the river valley and the surrounding hills including Te Mata Peak are breathtaking.
We are on the sunny side of the Tukituki river, overlooking the most picture perfect part of the valley with views downstream to Horse shoe bend and upstream to Mt Erin.
It's a peaceful and private location with mature trees and places to explore on the 24 ha (60 acres) property. We have fruit trees including figs, olives, apricots, plums, oranges, lemons, grapefruit, mandarins, passion fruit etc that guests are welcome to pick from when in season.
This is a family farm house ideally suited for outdoor living and entertainment in the summer under the ancient olive on the patio or the expan...
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Listing #HL7466595
About the Owner
Phil K
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2016
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

An excellent country location just 15 minutes out of Havelock North but in a world of its own. The photos do not do it justice. If you like outstanding, quirky decor that incorporates upcycling and recycling to rustic chic, this house will delight you as...More

Thank Regina d
Reviewed January 11, 2018

It is an amazing experience staying at this beautiful, rustic and Tuscan house. Brilliant owner who was kind enough to gift us two delicious crayfish and gave us a 'shot' at clay pigeon shooting. On top of this, the kitchen is well-stocked, beds comfortable and...More

Thank Samuel G
Management response:Responded January 12, 2018

Thanks for the kind words we loved having your family. Five star guests.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets may be allowed but only by agreement with us before confirming a booking.
Smoking is permitted on the extensive covered verandah and patios.
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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