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Kauri Cottage
Very good
6 reviews
Kauri Cottage
Nestled in a Kauri Reserve
Barn Doors from your bedroom overlooking the bush
Upstairs bedroom with barn doors
Ample Parking
Lounge area
Modern Kitchen amenities
New Bathroom including instant hot water
Piha Beach Lion Rock
Oratia Farmers Market
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Waitakere City, North Island
Nestled in the foothills of the Waitakere Ranges, the cottage sits amongst a backdrop of jaw dropping Kauri trees on a private 2 1/2 acre section adjacent to your hosts home. Enjoy the native birds, Tuis, Moreporks and Woodpigeons in your private outdoor area or choose a relaxing walk along some of the local bush tracks or nearby famous black sand beaches like Piha or Karekare.

Able to accommodate four people, the cottage has modern amenities but retains a rustic character with a Kiwiana feel. Kauri cottage has everything you need for a short weekend getaway or longer stays with a fully equipped kitchen, but there are also plenty of great restaurants and cafes close by.

Enjoy either complete privacy or mingle with your hosts, Elke and Nik and their 2 teenage children.
Listing #FKN6399995
About the Owner
Elke K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We stayed at this beautiful cottage for 2 nights and used it as a base to visit Auckland, beautiful Waitakere ranges and Piha beach. This warm, comfortable 2 story cottage has everything you need for a self-contained stay. Modern kitchen and breakfast provided. Delightful host...More

Thank sheilariser
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Lovely hosts, the whole family were helpful and friendly. Well equipped cottage with character. Great location, so close to Glen Eden restaurants, shops etc but away from the hustle and set amongst beautiful native bush, and not far from Piha. Wish we could have stayed...More

Thank Shocress
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Reviewed 6 May 2015

My daughter (2 yrs), my husband and I have stayed in this great cottage for one month and enjoyed every moment. Elke, Nik and their two grown children were really nice, warm-hearted, open-minded and helpful at any time. On the other hand, they respected our...More

Thank JonasCeline
Amenities
  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 Twin
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Oratia is a green leafy area famous for it apple orchards. We are located in the foothills of the Waitakere ranges in a Kauri reserve. The property sits on 2.5 acres of native bush section with no visable neighbours. Very quiet and peaceful yet 30mins drive to the CBD and 20mins drive to the beautiful westcoast beaches (Piha, Anawhata and Karekare).

There is a farmers market every Saturday at the local vineyard (5 mins away by car). A supermarket and other shopping facilities are10mins away.

The train station/Bus stop are 10 mins away and will take you to the CBD and outlying areas. We are happy to drop and pick you up from these if we are available to. Taxis can be booked.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Auckland: 26.0 km
Railway: Glen Eden: 6.4 km
Ferry: Auckland: 24.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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