The ultimate romantic retreat! Secluded Magic Cottage, with its stunning views of the water, is perched on the backs of the peaceful Takou River, hidden beneath ancient Pohutukawa trees. The romantic cabin has a relaxing outdoor claw foot bath overlooking the water; wrap around decks, 5 acres of sub-tropical gardens to explore; a private jetty & boathouse, deserted sandy beaches a short paddle downstream; and 150 acres of organic farmland, native bush and river to fish, swim, kayak and explore.
Kerikeri offers a good selection of cafes, restaurants, shops and first class cinema Don't miss out on the fabulous Saturday market, the famous Stone Store. A 30 minute drive to Paihia for sailing, dolphin watching, fishing and ferries to Russell. Waitangi Treaty grounds and visitor centre. Cycle tracks that will take you from Opua to the West Coast. I can pick you up from Kerikeri Airport or Intercity bus. Your own apartment, plenty of parking, cost includes english or continental breakfast.
Situated by a private lake in the country just outside of Kerikeri township. Just off Hiway 10 so easy access to Bay of Islands or Cape Reinga for those wanting to explore the north. We offer a family home and expect our guests to make us their home away from home. You are welcome to join in as much or as little as you like. Great if you are looking for a cross cultural experience.