FAQs

Where are the nearest shops/groceries and restaurants/cafes?

Swanson - 20 minute drive

Kumeu or Henderson - 30 minute drive 

Auckland CBD 45 minutes or train from Swanson

Please ensure you bring your foods with you as your cottage is fully self-contained. 

Arrival and leaving times

At the time you book please let us know your estimated times of arrival and leaving as this helps us plan our day. If this changes significantly please let us know 1-2 days prior to arrival. 

Arrival 1.30pm or after and leaving 10am or before. We open at 9am and close at 9pm thank you 

Spa options

The Scandinavian hot tub is free for the use of all guests - this is a quiet space and closes at 9 pm. Suitable for up to 6 guests staying in the cottages

The Portable Kiwi Hot tub is for hire and we can place this on your deck, fill with fresh rainwater and heat. Suitable for 2 guests. Price is $150.00 including GST per night for setup and break down etc. 

Directions

Please ensure you bring the directions with you as your cellphone might cut out 5 - 10 minutes from here. We like to ensure our neighbours are not disturbed and you arrive directly to our property. 

Wifi

Due to our country location wifi is available in certain locations which we will show you. This can be slow and our business emails are also on the same connection. We do request no long use while here to respect all guests and our needs. 

Phone use

There is no cellphone coverage in our area. 

There is a phone in each cottage which the cottages share one line for Auckland phone calls are free, all other use international/cellphone/national calls a fee is charged

How to book?

To book please click on the booking tab where you will find availability, choices, prices and be able to book instantly.