About this listing
Comfortable and full of local art and character. Enjoy the beach, village and park during the day. In the evening relax with the free cable TV and Hi speed Wifi. Just a 5 min walk to the vibrant village local cafes, pub and transport.
A wonderful place to base yourself. The local beach and coastal reserve offers great swimming and walking.
Wellington city is just a 35 min drive away or catch the train just a 5 min walk from the cottage. The local village is vibrant with cafes and a bar plus a movie theatre and often has musical concerts on in the local hall.
The house is fully open to all guests with books, DVDs, Kitchen utensils and firewood in the winter.
Interaction with guests
I usually only communicate via the internet or by phone. The key is located in a lock box onsite.
A quirky small village is at the centre of this artistic community. Everything you need is in the village, grocery store, organic greengrocer, two cafes a restaurant and bar and a boutique picture theatre. The local hall also often has live musical concerts.
The train is regular on the Paraparaumu line.
Other things to note
A minimum of two nights for bookings
Please respect the house as if it was your own.
Please read the house information sheet in full on your arrival.
For the neighbor's sake please be quite after 11pm.
Any damage made to the house or contents during your stay must be reported to your host. Although we have insurance our policy has a high is that any damage needs to be paid for by the guest.
I work part time on arts festivals during the year in Wellington city the arts capital of NZ.
I love it when I have the time to stay in our little piece of paradise that is Kotare cottage at Paekakariki.