Peaceful Cottage on a Working Farm with Superb Views in Takaka, South Island

Upper Takaka, South Island (New Zealand)

Peaceful Cottage on a Working Farm with Superb Views in Takaka, South Island

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1 unit
9 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This peaceful cottage situated on a farm in the mountains outside of Takaka, South Island, can accommodate up to nine guests, making it perfect for families or small groups. There are two bedrooms with one bedroom coming with a queen-size bed while the second bedroom has two-over-full bunk beds. There are also two sofa beds in the living space. There is one full bathroom with a shower and sink as well as a washer and a dryer if needed. Linens and towels are provided.

The cozy living space is outfitted with couches, a fireplace, and books for guests to enjoy. There are also DVDs and Wi-Fi for any rainy days spend indoors. The full kitchen has everything guests might need to make delicious meals for themselves, including an oven, a refrigerator, and a microwave. There is a dining table that seats six with views of the surrounding countryside.

Outside, guests will love the deck with expansive views of the mountains and farmland. There is a barbecue that guests can use while enjoying the serene nature surrounding them and the wildlife that’s sure to meander through the yard. There is additional seating outside and plenty of green space for families to enjoy. There is parking available.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Linens and pillows
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Cell service
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Tea kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Fireplace
  • Dining table
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Parking
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Movie library
  • Television
This cottage has all necessary amenities to make a stay here comfortable. There is a fireplace for guests to warm up next to, maybe with a cup of coffee in the morning while watching the wildlife wake up around the property. There is a gas barbecue, Wi-Fi, and a TV for entertainment. There are books and DVDs for guests to enjoy. Although, with all the natural beauty surrounding the property, guests won’t want to stay indoors very long.

Towels and linens are provided. There is also a washer and a dryer available for added convenience. Parking is available.

Guest Services

  • Laundry service
Meals are available. Guests should contact the host for more information.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Movie theater
  • Shopping
This peaceful cottage is located on a working farm near Takaka on the South Island in New Zealand. Situated around 20 minutes south of Takaka, this cottage in the stunning area of Golden Bay can be found right in the middle of two world-renowned national parks, Abel Tasman and Kahurangi, as well as Lord of the Rings country. Soaring mountains and gorgeous beaches are all within an hour's drive.

The coastal town of Motueka is about 45 minutes away. The closest airport is Takaka, which is serviced by flights from Wellington International Airport.


  • Horseback riding on-site
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Feeding animals
  • Biking
  • Water sports
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Climbing

The South Island of New Zealand is a place filled with stunning natural beauty. There are pristine beaches 15-20 minutes away to discover and soaring mountains to explore. The cave system in nearby Kahurangi National Park attracts cavers from all over the world, while the wild forests and beaches offer plenty of opportunities for visitors to hike, bike, swim, kayak, fish, see wildlife, and much more. Abel Tasman National Park offers guests miles of gorgeous beaches and coastal areas to discover.

Glampers will be amazed to find out that the filming locations for Lord of the Rings and Middle Earth are right here and while outdoor activities reign supreme in this area, glampers can also find the comforts of a charming town in Takaka. There are restaurants, unique shops, art galleries, and wellness spas to discover.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.

Additional Information

Additional fees and taxes apply and are subject to change.

Pets and smoking are not permitted.

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