Secluded self-catering accommodation in rural Te Horo - right here on Te Rauparaha's Kapiti Coast.
Set among mature trees on a small farmlet, the cosy little cottage has its own private deck and lawn with a brazier and outdoor table, chairs and hammock.
Sheep and cattle graze up to the surrounding fences. The paddocks and trees are home to pukeko, rabbits, kereru, kotare, tui, fantails, waxeyes and rosellas.
The Cottage has a fully self-catering kitchen with oven and fridge. There is also an open pantry with breakfast cereals.
Double Bed in main room and Single Mattress in Loft accessed by ladder..
Portacot and Highchair available if necessary.
Borrow the bikes and perambulate to the nearby river and beach. Tramp and trek through the Tararua ranges. Hunt for treasure at the many Kapiti Geocaching sites round Otaki & Te Horo. (check out the Geocaching website). Take the Golf clubs for a swing...
The Totara Grove is the ideal romantic getaway or, literally, the perfect Writer's Garret.
Great cafes and outlet shopping in Otaki 6km away. Pumpkin Patch, Hunting & Fishing, Icebreaker, Kathmandu, The Merino Outlet.
Fresh seasonal local produce, sausages and breads at the Farmer's Markets.
Museums, Golfcourse, Otaki Maori Race Club and historic Maori Rangiatea Church.
The Totara Grove is 10 mins from Waikanae Metro rail head; 25 mins from Paraparaumu Airport & only an hour's drive from Wellington or Palmerston North.
Check out the Metlink bus timetables from Waikanae to Otaki.
Pick ups and drop offs from Otaki i-SITE negotiable.
Access to the Tararua section of the Te Araroa Trail - New Zealand's longest walk - at Otaki Forks is 11 km away. Pick ups and drop offs negotiable. Packs can be transported to Levin or Waikanae for an extra fee.
Checkout the Te Araroroa Trail Website
Touring Cyclists should check out NZ By Bike & NZ Cycle Trail websites.
Equestrian and Harness and Gallop Race meetings events are held frequently at the Otaki Maori Racehourse.
Travel bookings at Otaki i-SITE
The Totara Grove offers:
Mobile coverage - Telecom & Vodafone
Hi Fi Stereo
A perfect hideway to relax and recharge your batteries...