Charming Camping Cottage with Wood-Burning Stove near Wellington, New Zealand

Featherston, North Island (New Zealand)
1 unit
10 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

This charming camping cottage located near Wellington, New Zealand, is ideal for those looking for traditional camping without sacrificing the comforts of home. Located on a fully-functioning farm and nestled on a seemingly untouched hillside, guests staying here will be able to get the most out of the southern end of the North Island.

Able to sleep up to 10 guests comfortably, this cottage boasts two bedrooms with a total of five twin bunk bed sets with provided linens. Guests can enjoy the comfort of a private bathroom fitted with a sink, shower, and separate toilet quarters.

The living area, featuring a wood-burning stove and comfortable sofas, is a terrific place to relax after a long day either hiking through the hills or exploring the nearby beaches. Meals can be prepared in the full kitchen that contains an oven. stove, refrigerator, toaster, and a coffee maker, as well as all necessary cooking utensils, cutlery, and dishes. Guests can enjoy meals at the dining table also found in the kitchen. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Parking
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Bunk bed
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Fireplace
  • Dining table
  • Tea kettle

Choosing to stay at this property will experience the best of the New Zealand countryside while staying at this rustically charming property. The will feel right at home in the comfortable beds with provided linens, bedding, and towels are provided by the host. Guests can enjoy the comfort of private bathrooms inside of the accommodation as well as a fully-equipped kitchen and a wood-burning stove.

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Guest Services

Guests have the option of booking a three-day guided hike through the area for a fee, so guests must inquire with the host if this is something that is of interest to them.

Location + Surroundings

This property is ideally situated for a weekend getaway or that week-long holiday. Guests can enjoy breathtaking coastal views across the Cook Strait all the way to the snow-capped Kaikoura Mountains. When they fancy a walk from their beautiful tent, they can stray off the beaten path and traipse through the beautiful native bush. They are sure to enjoy the spectacular river valleys and the abundant wildlife found in this part of the world. There are several fishing villages and beach towns surrounding the property that make the perfect day. Read More


  • Bird watching
  • Wine tasting
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Biking

Guests will be spoiled for choice on how to spend their days at this property. A visit to Cape Palliser Lighthouse will leave guests feeling impressed and mesmerized and provides the chance to enjoy the gorgeous beaches here. There is also a seal colony for glampers to enjoy and the beautiful fishing village of Ngawi is well worth a visit. Putangirua Pinnacles Scenic Reserve is just a short distance from the site and offers a range of wildlife and beautiful scenery. Lake Ferry is a charming beach town that is easily accessible from the property and is the perfect place for a picnic or an ice cream. Martinborough vineyards and wineries.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in:
    4 p.m.
  • Check-out:
    11 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

The property is not pet-friendly.

Guests should bring the food and drinks that they will need for their stay and to fill up their petrol tank. The nearest shop and petrol is a 20-minute drive away in Pirinoa.

There is no mobile phone reception at the property but it is available at the beach, just a few minutes’ drive from the campsite. Read More

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