FARMSTAY

“HANAWERA” FARMSTAY

KAPITI COAST – HOROWHENUA   near  OTAKI

Hanawera Farmstay is a self-contained Eco-Cabin situated on our 50 hectares of organic farmland and native forests.

NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR SHORT TERM RENT.

Our farmstay is now being used by family and friends, and is no longer available for short-term rent.

We would like to thank all the people who have come and stayed at our place.

We trust you enjoyed your stay, and appreciated something of what we are trying to do with our Eco-Cabin and on our farm in general.

The information below is being retained to show what we are doing in terms of sustainable building.

For information on a small (10 square metre) hexagon cabin made from local natural materials: GO TO NATURAL CABIN

ECO-CABIN:

2 bedrooms, kitchen and living space (total of 60 m2), plus veranda and outside space

OF:

  • Local, natural materials (untreated macrocarpa timber, earth and stone);
  • Spring and rain water, compost toilet (and flush toilet), greywater re-use;
  • Wood range for heat, cooking and hot water, & solar hot water;
  • Electricity from on-site wind and solar panels;
  • Diverse environment of gardens, orchards, grassland and forest;
  • Bio-filtered swimming pool – like a pool in a stream (no chlorine);
  • Bush walks.

Plan of Farmstay area

GENERAL PLAN LAYOUT OF FARMSTAY AREA

HOMESTEAD

View of the flat land around the homestead, with gardens, orchards, arable and pasture land

THE FARMSTAY

View of the outside of the farm stay from the north.

Inside the farmstay — downstairs

View of kitchen & dining area, and stairs to bedrooms.

Inside Farmstay — main bedroom

View of main bedroom, with basin and on-suite flush toilet

SWIMMING POOL

BIO-FILTERED SWIMMING POOL

The bio-filtered swimming pool immediately beside the farmstay.

Mimics a stream pool.  No chlorine

FARM WALKS

RIDGE LINE WALK

Farm and forest walk along ridge lines and tracks, with views over the surrounding coastal plains, inland ranges, and of the volcanic mountains in the North Island, and ranges of the South Island.

RATES

GO TO BOOKING

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