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Bookabach

Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Alpaca Farm Retreat - secluded and private

33 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Egmont National Park holiday farmhouse

Farmstay, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 6)

If you are looking to retreat from the stresses of suburbia and to enjoy the simple pleasure of being in the country-side then this is the accommodation for you.

A self-servicing luxury farm stay cottage offers peace and quiet, privacy, seclusion, tranquility. Set in rural landscape with views across farmland to the sea to the north and Mt Taranaki to the south. The sound of birds in the bush and of the creek nearby are the only things to interrupt the silence. Alpacas may seek your company at the window and then return to grazing with their herd.

Just 10kms from New Plymouth, the many attractions Taranaki has to offer are close by, eg beaches, mountains, gardens, golf courses, Pukekura Park, Bowl of Brooklands, Pukeiti Gardens, Pukeariki Museum, Govett Brewster Art Gallery.

Facilities include double bed accommodation for 3 couples and roll-out beds in addition. Hot Spring Spa/Jaccuzi. Fully equipped kitchen and laundry. Gas heating. Entertainment facilities include Sky TV, ipod dock, Blue Ray player.

Farm shop selling alpaca products from raw fleece through to processed yarn and knitted garments, duvets and rugs, open on request.

Bush and farm walks and tennis court available for use.

Special conditions:

Small children need to be supervised on deck

Usual farm hazards exist eg electric fences, water troughs, uneven ground, pond and waterways. Caution required.

Smoking permitted outside ONLY

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Bookabach (Property Manager)
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Member since: 2014
Speaks english

What makes this farmhouse unique

Offers close encounters with alpacas, curious, enchanting and endearing animals that graze close-by

Reviews

4.9
based on 33 traveller reviews

Alpaca Farm Retreat - secluded and private
average rating of 4.878788 based on 33 reviews
5

Cool place.

  • 5 of 5

Cool place. Second time staying here. Thanks

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

This was our second visit, and it was just as lovely as the first visit.

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit, and it was just as lovely as the first visit. Very well equipped and comfortable property. It was a bonus to have Sky sports so we were able to watch the All Blacks early on Sunday morning!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Loved our stay we are already working out when we want to come back again.

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay we are already working out when we want to come back again. Kids loved feeding the alpacas. The spa was a treat under the stars. Thanks for having us stay

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Great Bach, loved the location, well appointed and great space for the family.

  • 5 of 5

Great Bach, loved the location, well appointed and great space for the family. Children loved feeding the alpacas and it was lovely modern house that felt homely and welcoming.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Great experience, clean modern cozy lovely home.

  • 5 of 5

Great experience, clean modern cozy lovely home. Alpacas were great for the kids. Spa was great too. Can't wait to come again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Great location and lovely comfortable accommodation with everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

Great location and lovely comfortable accommodation with everything you need. Being able to feed the alpacas was such a bonus for the kids and the spa was an added treat. ??

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Egmont National Park, New Zealand

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Flat rate tariff
10 Dec 2016 - 10 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$173
From
A$173
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Egmont National Park, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Lounge - 1 sofa bed/futon
    Master with en suite - 1 large double bed
    Upstairs bedroom - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis