Romantic and Secluded Bed and Breakfast in Rural Tauherenikau on North Island

Featherston, North Island (New Zealand)

Romantic and Secluded Bed and Breakfast in Rural Tauherenikau on North Island

1 unit
5 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
  • Swimming pool
This romantic and secluded bed and breakfast cottage is located in the rural town of Tauherenikau on the North Island of New Zealand, and can accommodate five guests. There are three bedrooms, two come with queen-size beds and one comes with a twin bed. The full bathroom comes complete with a shower, toilet, and a sink. Linens and towels are provided.

In the living room, guests will find two sofas and a cable television. The fully equipped kitchen comes with a stove, a refrigerator, and an espresso machine. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a washer and dryer, and air conditioning. Outside, there is a deck, a pool, a hot tub, a yard, and a garden.


  • Double bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Electricity
  • Cell service
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Dining table
  • Dining room
  • Outdoor pool
  • Parking
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
There is ample parking for residents when they arrive. Inside the cottage, there is Wi-Fi, cable television, and complimentary linens and towels. Outside, there is a pool and a hot tub for residents to enjoy. A continental breakfast is included with the booking.

Guest Services

This property is available for weddings. Please inquire with the hosts for more information and pricing.

While a continental breakfast is included, residents can request a cooked breakfast or lunch and dinner for an additional cost.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
This cottage is located in Tauherenikau, New Zealand, a remote rural area on New Zealand’s North Island. The town is serviced by the Tauherenikau River, which empties into Lake Wairarapa to the south. The rest of the area is surrounded by forests and farmland, with Kaitoke Regional Park laying to the west and various rural communities to the north and east. The closest airport is Wellington International Airport, a little over an hour away to the southwest.


  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • Biking
  • Golfing

A short walk away is the Tauherenikau Racecourse, which houses a wide array of events from horse racing to jet sprinting to concerts. About a mile to the west is the town of Featherston, which has plenty of local shops and restaurants for guests to get a flavor of New Zealand living. This area of New Zealand is known for producing great wines, so guests can take tours of some of the world-renowned vineyards and wineries in the region. Lake Wairarapa lies to the south and is known around the country for being a great fishing and wildlife spotting area. It is the third largest lake in New Zealand and has been used for years by the Maori for hunting and fishing. On location, there is a pool and hot tub for residents to relax in after a long day exploring the region around them.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Thirty: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 30 days before check-in.

Additional Information

The cottage does not allow smoking inside.

Pets are considered; please inquire with the host for house rules and more information.

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