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Waitomo Big Bird B&B & Petting Farm - Bungalow

SuperhostHangatiki, Waikato, New Zealand
Entire guesthouse hosted by Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm
7 guests2 bedrooms6 beds2 baths
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BUNGALOW: Self-contained older Rustic cottage/large deck with BBQ /outside area. Bungalow has 1 queen and 4 singles (+sofabed) ideal for animal-loving families surrounded by 50+ Miniature rare-breed animals + munchkin kitten heaven, Giant Moa (Mascot), Ostrich & Emu. Latest arrival - teeny tiny mini-horse. Price includes breakfast/tour/WIFI . BOOK NOW! (Other options available - Chalet, Studio, Homestead rooms) 17 WaitomoCaves Rd, Hangatiki - 1st left after roundabout on SHW37 off SHW3.

The space
Pricing $195 is standard family (2 adults, 2 children). Generally, our rate is $55 adults and $25 children (5-12yrs), $20 pre-school, Under 1 FREE. This includes the continental breakfast, FREE Ostrich/Emu & Miniature animal tour, FREE Miniature horse rides, Unlimited animal time (kittens in season ). FREE WIFI , plus 10% discount on Footwhistle Glow-worm cave tours. PLEASE advise your ETA and if you wish to do the animal tour.
PLEASE NOTE: There is a $20 charge for 1-2yrs as extra consideration, supervision and time is required to give a valuable Petting Farm Experience.

Guest access
PLEASE RESPECT CHECK IN - AFTER 2.30pm. Please check with Ann or Ross which paddocks you can access with animals.
Please latch shut all gates you enter. Consideration to supervise all children around the small animals and pettable animals.

Other things to note
MUST DO OPTIONS:
1. Otorohanga Kiwi House - feeding at 10-30am, 1-30pm and 3.30pm.
2. Ruakuri Bush Walk - Waitomo 1 hr
3. Marokopa Falls, Mangapohue Natural Bridge, Piripiri caves (allow 3 hrs)
BUNGALOW: Self-contained older Rustic cottage/large deck with BBQ /outside area. Bungalow has 1 queen and 4 singles (+sofabed) ideal for animal-loving families surrounded by 50+ Miniature rare-breed animals + munchkin kitten heaven, Giant Moa (Mascot), Ostrich & Emu. Latest arrival - teeny tiny mini-horse. Price includes breakfast/tour/WIFI . BOOK NOW! (Other options available - Chalet, Studio, Homestead rooms)…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 4 single beds, 1 sofa bed

Amenities

Wi-Fi
Hangers
Iron
Fire extinguisher
Dryer
TV
First aid kit
Washing machine
Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Hangatiki, Waikato, New Zealand

Great eating places close-by:
Waitomo: HuHu Cafe (6 yrs winners in NZ Beef & Lamb awards)
Roselands Restaurant (family/wallet friendly $10 Beef Casserole, Rice & Roasties dinner) Pizzeria.
Otorohanga: The Thirsty Weta, Thai and Indian Restaurants, Roast Hut, McDonalds, Subway. Bakehouse shops for lunches
Te Kuiti: Excellent Takeaways, Riverside Restaurant, Stoked Eatery.
Great eating places close-by:
Waitomo: HuHu Cafe (6 yrs winners in NZ Beef & Lamb awards)
Roselands Restaurant (family/wallet friendly $10 Beef Casserole, Rice & Roasties dinner) Pizzeria.
Otor…

Hosted by Waitomo Big Bird B&B / Petting Farm

Joined in November 2015
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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 over 50 animals of 16 different varieties, including Ostrich/Emu and one of the "smallest bulls in the world"! We enjoy "adding value " to NZ holidays with homegrown Kiwi hospitality and good sense of humour!
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 arou…
During your stay
PLEASE advise your ETA at least the day before, as we like to know if you wish to take a tour. The FREE Ostrich/Emu (+Giant Moa), & Miniature animal tours at 5pm and after breakfast at 9am. Evening tour 1 hour, morning tour 1/2 hr as most people have a 10am cave tour.
PLEASE advise your ETA at least the day before, as we like to know if you wish to take a tour. The FREE Ostrich/Emu (+Giant Moa), & Miniature animal tours at 5pm and after brea…
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House rules
Check-in: 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
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No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm