Deep in the tranquil Waitekauri valley sits a beautiful 19th century villa with rambling country gardens and picturesque ponds. Nestled beside the homestead stands a self contained unit attached to an American styled barn with plenty of privacy for you to unwind and relax. Short walk to the Waitekauri river with seasonal trout fishing. 5min drive to the iconic Karangahake gorge rail trail. 20min drive to the beautiful Waihi beach. 10min drive to Waihi township.
Awarded 2019 Bookabach Unique Gold. Enjoy rural New Zealand via The Cowshed experience and discover the pleasure of living in the gold mining hills of Waihi - beside rivers and streams, over paddocks and through pockets of native bush. The Cowshed is a great place for family getaways, walking holidays, a romantic escape or just to experience life on a small working farm. Accommodation is provided in the character-filled cowshed, beautifully restored and furnished to showcase rustic luxury.
Owharoa Hideaway offers couples a self contained stay in a rural setting. A north facing aspect located above the Karangahake Gorge just a short walk/drive from the Owharoa Waterfall where the most scenic parts of the Hauraki rail-trail cycle-way can be accessed. Modern fittings are used throughout the luxurious semi-detached bathroom that is nestled amongst trees. From the cottage deck survey the Coromandel while tui, bellbird, kereru and more vie for your attention from the puriri tree above.