WaiNot Farmstay

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Farm stay hosted by Stephanie

  1. 7 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the accommodation on the farm to yourself.
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
WaiNot enjoy our newly decorated ,fully self contained, cosy cottage in Waikite Valley on a 15ha Dairy cow grazing block. Centrally located between Rotorua (25 minutes) and Taupo (45 minutes), just off SH 5.
Relax in privacy, experience rural NZ, sounds of nature, peace and quiet while enjoying stunning views over the Waikite Valley. And only a short drive from some amazing thermal attractions.
Escape and enjoy an amazing piece of rural New Zealand and maybe meet a friendly cow along the way.

The space
Three bedroom cottage completely furnished, newly carpeted and decorated, along with full kitchen facilities for you to cater for yourselves while having a relaxing holiday/break.
New heat pump in living area.
Each bedroom has its own wall heating for individual comfort.
Central HRV ventilation and heat transfer system.
Weber Gas BBQ and outdoor patio area to enjoy the view and sunsets.
TV including sports channels, chrome cast device and a selection of great DVD's and board games.
We do not live on the property , but are only across the road on another property.
Accommodates: 7 (Adults or Children mix) plus 1 Infant only. Infants, as per Airbnb recommendations are under 2 years of age.
Bed configuration: 2 x Queen beds, 1 x bunk bed with double bed on the bottom and a single on top (single weight limit of 90kg).
There is also a portacot and highchair available for use.
Hot water- by heated large hot water cylinder. For large numbers of people please be aware excessively long showers or numerous fresh baths run all at once, may result in running out of hot water until the cylinder fills and reheats.
Complimentary - 600ml carton of milk, 1 litre of juice, bowl of in season fresh fruit and tea, coffee, sugar to get you started.
Discount vouchers for Waiotapu Thermal wonderland (when open), Waikite Valley Hot pools and Rotorua Canopy Tours available at the Cottage.
Unlimited Wifi, fast but possibly not the same as fibre as we are satellite.
All other food etc you will need to provide.
We have plenty of parking including parking for a boat.
Wheel chair access is not possible due to the age and design of the cottage with small doorways, tight turns and no ramp access.

What this place offers

Garden view
Valley view
Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Free parking on premises
43" HDTV with Chromecast
Free washing machine – In unit
Central air conditioning
Bathtub
Patio or balcony

Accessibility

Guest entrance and parking

Well-lit path to entrance

Bedroom

Step-free access

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Where you’ll be

Waikite Valley, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand

Waikite Valley is a small rural area with lots of lifestyle blocks, Dairy, Sheep and Beef farms. Come and experience the peaceful rural atmosphere, wonderful views, relaxing gardens, sounds of nature, spectacular sunsets on clear nights and escape busy day to day life, city and shops.
Waikite Valley is known for its famous Thermal Pools and rural lifestyle.
We are 25 minutes from Rotorua City and 45 minutes from Taupo City. The local Waikite Valley Thermal pools are 500 metres down the road.
Our rural 9 hole Golf course (sheep and all) is on our boundary opposite the Hot Pools.
Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland is a 10 minute drive, visit one of the top 10 wonders of the world.
Discount vouchers to the Hot Pools and Waiotapu are available at the cottage.
Rainbow Mountain- Walking & Mountain biking tracks 15 minutes drive away.
Kerosene Creek - Natural swimming hole and waterfall - 13 minutes drive.
Hot N Cold - Natural running creek with hot and cold water mixing (very near Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland).
Te Aha Ari cycle track - We are on the end of the track that heads back into Rotorua.
Waimungu Valley - boat cruise to the site of the famous Pink & White Terraces and amazing geothermal walks.

Hosted by Stephanie

  1. Joined in November 2015
  • 545 Reviews
  • Superhost
Hi welcome to our WaiNot Cottage Farmstay. I am married with two teenage children. We have recently retired from owning a dairy farm and now just run our Dairy cow grazing block which is the property the Cottage is located on. We love the beach and our local lakes for swimming and taking our jetski out. We enjoy meeting new people and would love to share a special piece of rural New Zealand with other travellers.
Hi welcome to our WaiNot Cottage Farmstay. I am married with two teenage children. We have recently retired from owning a dairy farm and now just run our Dairy cow grazing block wh…

During your stay

We like to welcome our guests on arrival and then be available if they have any problems or need help.
We are happy to take you out to visit Dairy cattle during your stay at a mutual convenient time (I do work during the week) and weather permitting. Just let us know if you would like this to be part of your plans during your stay. (we have sold the Dairy farm and can no longer take you to see cows milking) During August, September & October we do have calves feeding daily.
You may even get a wonderful photo opportunity or get to pat dairy cow up close.
We like to welcome our guests on arrival and then be available if they have any problems or need help.
We are happy to take you out to visit Dairy cattle during your stay at a…

Stephanie is a Superhost

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  • Language: English
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Heights without rails or protection
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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