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Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Kamahi Cottage is a 5-Star self-contained B&B and farm stay cottage. It's just 30 minutes from the world famous Waitomo glowworm caves, Black Water Rafting and "Lost World" adventures. The cottage is a very private and peaceful romantic retreat set in a beautiful farm and country garden setting with stunning hilltop and valley views. There is an upstairs queen bedroom, large downstairs bathroom, fully equipped kitchenette, plus stylish lounge and dining area. A comfortable queen sofa-sleeper can sleep 2 extra guests downstairs. (Max. 4 guests, children are very welcome). Rates include full gourmet breakfasts (continental style + a large range of cooked dishes). Privately catered 2 & 3-course dinners are available by prior arrangement (extra charges apply. Travel times: Auckland International Airport - 2.5 hours, Otorohanga (the nearest town) 15 minutes, Waitomo (30 minutes) Hobbiton Movie Set - 1.25 hours, Hamilton city & gardens - 1 hour, Rotorua - 2 hours, Taupo - 2 hours.
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Property amenities
Room service
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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229 Barber Road, Rewarewa RD 5, Otorohanga 3975 New Zealand
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Hamilton Airport43 km
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This is in a beautiful setting, the couple who runs it are delightful, it is extremely clean, well decorated with lots of windows, unique in that it is a free standing cottage, lovely flowers surrounding it, great food which is personally cooked and delivered. 10 out of 10
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Response from ahika, Owner at Kamahi Cottage
Responded 18 Jan 2019
We'd love you to stay again. Thank you!
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My family and I stayed at Liz’s beautiful Kamahi Cottage for a weekend 8 years ago when we lived in Auckland. It was the unanimous choice to return to during a 3 week holiday in New Zealand over Christmas. Everyone loved the beauty, the stargazing, the cows, and the wonderful
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Response from ahika, Owner at Kamahi Cottage
Responded 18 Jan 2019
Such a pleasure to meet up again!
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We loved Kamahi Cottage! The cottage itself is very comfortable and well appointed with everything you need. The surroundings are gorgeous with views of rolling farm land along with beautiful gardens between the cottage and the host home. Liz and Evan, our host, could not have
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Response from ElisabethC1474, Owner at Kamahi Cottage
Responded 16 Nov 2018
Thank you! The breakfast chat over coffee was just great. We'd love to see you again.
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Stayed for 3 nights. Everything outstanding. Ideal location for glowworm caves and for Hamilton's Botanical gardens. Breakfast menu is varied and the quality of the food is excellent. Liz cannot be more helpful. If back in the area will stay again.
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Response from ElisabethC1474, Owner at Kamahi Cottage
Responded 5 Nov 2018
Thanks for your support. We'd love to see you again.
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What a beautiful cottage, in a beautiful spot! Peaceful, relaxing and comfortable. Liz and Evan were so lovely, friendly and informative, and breakfast was delicious too! Stay a few days, read some books, and be revived.
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Response from ElisabethC1474, Owner at Kamahi Cottage
Responded 25 Oct 2018
Thanks very much! Great to know you left feeling refreshed and relaxed!
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Unfortunately Kamahi Cottage only has one queen bedroom upstairs with a queen sofa sleeper downstairs. Thank you for your interest. Kind regards Elisabeth Cowan
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"One room accommodation"
"Only one room to choose from - and you won't be disappointed."
"There is just one cottage to choose from! Lots of privacy here."
"There is one cottage..... book early!"
"The cottage is for one family of up to four, or one couple."
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionOtorohanga
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