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Clare's Cottage from 1885

Victoria is a superhost.

Clare's Cottage from 1885

4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Sparkling clean
13 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Victoria is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Clare's cottage has been uniquely crafted to the highest standard and if you love gardening this property is a real treat. Go back in time and fall in love with this cottage and its grounds. It is a 10min walk to the beach and 5min to the local cafe's. Clare's cottage is the perfect romantic get away for two. Unlimited wifi available and Netflix or NEON available on request.


Laptop friendly workspace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed



18 reviews
Stylish space
Sparkling clean
Quick responses
Richard User Profile
January 2019
Very interesting home and garden. Enjoyed talking with Victoria and Simon. Easy drive to beach, Mt Taranaki, Hollard Gardens and Dawson Falls. Thank you Victoria and Simon.
Laura User Profile
March 2019
This cottage is a dream! The woodwork is so immaculate you keep on discovering little gems everywhere. Its very neat and clean, and the communication with the hosts was exceptionally easy (thanks again for the last minute stay!). Guaranteed that we will return for future surf…
April User Profile
March 2019
This cottage is a dream! All the amenities you could want packed up in a really sweet space. Awesome garden with a lovely deck for eating outside of you want to brave the sandflies and a great view of the mountain out the kitchen window. Would highly recommend to anyone staying…
William User Profile
March 2019
Absolutely incredible! The most beautiful little cottage in a beautiful little town. The most amazing birdsong in the garden.
Chris User Profile
March 2019
What a lovely cottage. It is one of the nicest Airbnb places we have stayed in. It is unique and has everything for a really comfortable stay. Victoria was very friendly and helpful. Opunake is a good location for beaches, walking on Mount Taranaki and visiting New Plymouth…
Julia User Profile
March 2019
Highly recommended! Beautiful cottage with lots of handmade details, very cosy and super nice hosts. Fresh fruit and veg were a nice touch. We couldn't quite believe what a nice place it was when we arrived...
Gordon User Profile
February 2019
Enjoyed our stay at Victoria's place. "Clare's Cottage" is an interesting and comfortable old house with many unusual and clever features.Met Simon, friendly and informative. Ideal spot for exploring Taranaki area. You can see mount Taranaki from the kitchen window.

Hosted by Victoria

Palmerston North, New ZealandJoined in August 2018
Victoria User Profile
18 Reviews
Victoria is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Interaction with guests
Me and my partner live in the house next door so we can be on hand if you have any problems or questions.
Response rate: 80%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 1PM - 10PM
Checkout: 11AM
1PM - 10PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events