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Waitomo Big Bird B&B Self-contained Chalet

Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm

Waitomo Big Bird B&B Self-contained Chalet

4 guests1 bedroom3 beds1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
95% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

A quaint private cosy cottage perfect for 2-4 people or small family, small kitchenette/dining/lounge with awesome green rural views with Ostrich, Emu, Mini-Alpaca, Llama, donkeys, horses & cattle grazing. FREE WIFI. Address 17 Waitomo Caves Road, Hangatiki - 1st left after roundabout from SHW37. Price includes the FREE homemade breakfast, Bacon & Egg on toast. FREE Big Bird/Mini-animal farm tour with unique photo opportunities and homely hospitality. 4 units available. (Studio+ Bungalow)

Amenities

Dryer
Essentials
Heating
Hot water
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed,2 single beds

Availability

Reviews

318 reviews
Communication
4.9
Check-in
4.9
Location
4.9
Outstanding hospitality
84
Quick responses
41
Amazing amenities
34
Yaqi User Profile
Yaqi
November 2019
We really enjoy here! Everything is wonderful! Looking forward to coming here again!
Eunji User Profile
Eunji
November 2019
That’s good!! This place is very near the witomo adventures. If you stay here, you can see a lot of animals.
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Response from Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm:
Lovely to meet you and add to your Waitomo memories!
November 2019
Brent User Profile
Brent
October 2019
Perfect place for families
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Response from Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm:
Thank you for being "easy-care" and appreciative! Welcome back anytime.
October 2019
Bridie User Profile
Bridie
September 2019
Very friendly and welcoming hosts, wonderful stay for those with kids.
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Response from Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm:
Thank you for choosing to brighten up our day with your company. Loved your little Poppet...Miss Evelyn - hugs from her new "farm Nana"!
September 2019
Hedi User Profile
Hedi
September 2019
Loved seeing the animals! Great farm stay and super convenient to the Waitomo caves.
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Response from Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm:
If you come again we hope to have those black nose sheep for you to enjoy!!!!
September 2019
Alicia User Profile
Alicia
July 2019
Definately recommend to stay Outstanding hospitality We know we will be staying again
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Response from Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm:
Welcome back anytime gorgeous people!
July 2019
Sarah User Profile
Sarah
July 2019
A great place if you have children, my 2 girls (6&7) absolutely loved all the ‘mini’ animals and wanted to stay longer. Comfortable beds and a decent breakfast, the home made apricot jam was delicious!
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
Response from Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm:
Enjoyed your company and appreciation - animal-heaven for "little people" - and those like myself! Best wishes.....Ann at Big Bird
July 2019

Hosted by Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm

Waitomo, New ZealandJoined in November 2015
Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm User Profile
1117 Reviews
Verified
Ann & Ross Barnes (4th gen. Kiwis) We are a B&B/Farmstay on a working farm. Our style is "Come as Guests - Leave as Friends". We enjoy sharing "Our World" with guests from all around the world. Our Petting Farm gives Unique selfie opportunities you will get nowhere else with…
Interaction with guests
We are available to give you all the local knowledge, tips on amazing FREE bush walks in the area (Ross worked for Department of Conservation for 20 years and built the walkways!) Animal tours are either at 4-5pm before dinner or 9am after breakfast. Depending on how much time…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 2PM - 11PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with key safe
Check-in
2PM - 11PM
Checkout
11AM

House Rules

  • No pets
  • No parties or events
  • Smoking is allowed

Cancellations