Country bed and Breakfasts offer accommodation in private homes, like Homestays, but with rural and/or coastal outlooks. They provide an opportunity to visit out of the way places and experience rural New Zealand life.
Our selected country bed and breakfast hosts are located right throughout New Zealand. To get in touch, simply click on their name and a new browser window will open displaying their web site.
Brookwood Lodge Hosts Brian and Heather and our friendly cocker spaniel Podge, welcome you to Brookwood Lodge, Beachlands near Auckland - a pretty 100 year old villa set in four peaceful acres of cottage gardens, sweeping lawns and paddocks. Your hosts: Heather & Brian Brooke.
Country Retreat Halcyon Heights Country Retreat Halcyon Heights is located in a very peaceful & beautiful valley, away from the crowds & noise. Convenient location for visiting both East & West Coasts of the Peninsula (15-mins from Whitianga; 20-mins from Hot Water Beach) Your hosts: Gaye Butcher & Fred Brinsden.
Minarapa We welcome you along a tree-lined drive to enter the peace and tranquillity of our 11-acre rural retreat, just 10-12 minutes drive (14kms) from Taupo, 45 minutes from Rotorua. Central to all tourist attractions. Wir sprechen fliessend Deutsch. Your hosts: Barbara and Dermot Grainger.
Greenacres Bed and Breakfast We welcome you to our brand new home on a 10 acre block in the country near Levin. Situated on New Zealand's North Island, only one hour from the capital yet in the shadows of mountain ranges, farmland and the Western beaches. Your hosts: Dorothy and Derek.
Ten On One Our small farm is situated in the central area of the Bay of Islands and is only about 18 kilometres form most towns and attractions including Paihia, Waitangi, Russell, Kerikeri and Hokianga region. Your hosts: Fred and Gay Lawson
Tide Song Bush and seaside setting near Whangarei. Fishing and shellfish are close. Variety of walks. Choice of ocean and surf beaches. Small flock of sheep. Interested in sailing, cycling, conservation, gardening, home-cooking and music. Your hosts: Ros and Hugh Cole-Baker.
Te Harinui Country Homestay Only twenty minutes from Auckland city. Single nights or extended farmstays. Bushwalks. Pet coloured sheep. Woll spinning. Gardens, orchards and beaches nearby. Close to stadium and Massey University, buses to the city. Your hosts: Sue and Mike Blanchard.
Back to Top: South Claragh and Bird Cottage Bird Cottage and farmhouse set in rambling gardens near Mangakino, Taupo. Great fishing, trekking and golf within 20 minutes. Farmhouse has spacious guestroom with private deck and garden access. Bird Cottage embraced by tree ferns / redwoods - private. Your hosts: Lesley and Paul Hill
Clayridge House Located between Nelson and Motueka and over looking Tasman Bay and Abel Tasman National Park coastline. Offers you space and privacy. Local restaurants, wineries, golf courses. Landscaped gardens, croquet or petanque. Your hosts: Marion and Peter Copp.
Neudorfs Gingerbread House Character B&B located in the Moutere Hills of Nelson and close to Abel Tasman National Park. Nelson City and Golden Bay nearby. Close to Vineyards, cafés, beaches. Vegetarian evening meals. German and Italian spoken. Your hosts: Doris Lindegger and Peter Bullock.
Ambleside Bed and Breakfast "Ambleside" Bed & Breakfast Nelson, New Zealand, like it's namesake in England, has a typical 'olde worlde' charm. The seamless addition of the purpose-built, single-storey, guest-wing, in keeping with the character, is luxuriously appointed, exuding comfort, style and ambience that belie the 'little cottage' frontage. Your hosts: Robyn and Kees Van Duyn.
The Stream Estate Modern and self-contained, The Stream Estate Cottage is set beside a natural, spring fed stream within the picturesque Stream Estate Vineyard. Located in the heart of Marlborough's 'golden mile' of vineyards and wineries. Your hosts: Phil and Jenny McAuslin.
Back to Top: New River Bluegums Rural log and stone home between Greymouth and Hokitika. Peaceful - private rural setting. Wake to the morning birdlife. 10 min walk to beach. Flood lit tennis court. Fishing river beside property. Sheep feeding & shearing. Your hosts: Sharon and Michael Pugh.
Pininoa Located close to Greymouth on the picturesque West Cost of the South Island. We cater for travellers who prefer to be part of the real environment of our country and want to enjoy the authentic natural & historical aspects of the locality they are visiting. Your hosts: Pat & Lew.
Awatea Country Bed and Breakfast Spectacular mountain and sea views. Close to all of Kaikoura's tourist attractions like Whale Watch - and good restaurants. Beach walks. Quiet country roads. Horse grazing and parking for floats or horse trucks. Kennels are available. Your hosts: Alison Taylor.
San Dona Lodge Quiet rural setting 20 minutes from Christchurch City. Surrounded by 200 acres of olive trees and farmland. Spacious modern rooms in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Home grown delicacies available. Your hosts: Clare and Phil Andrew.
Back to Top: Huntingdon Grange Country estate with expansive gardens. Tennis, pétanque, croquet, heated pool (summer) and expansive gardens. 15 minutes from Christchurch City, 10 minutes from the airport. Golf courses, wineries, restaurants and shopping close by. Your hosts: Gaye and Lindsay Johnson
Green Gables Deer Farm Green Gables Deer Farm is a farmstay only minutes from Methven - Mount Hutt, a picturesque village, which offers an impressive range of summer and winter activities. One hour's scenic drive from Christchurch. Your hosts: Colleen and Roger Mehrtens.
Mira Monte 5 minutes from Hanmer Springs, a popular sub-alpine tourist resort. Quiet and peaceful. Large garden with mountain views. Swimming pool. Grand piano, Golf course nearby. Dutch and German spoken. Your hosts: Anna and Theo van de Wiel.
Maungawera Lodge Large country home set in 25 acres near Wanaka. Spectacular mountain views. 5 minutes from both Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea. 1 hour to Queenstown. Spa and swimming pool. Skiing, Golf, Fishing, Boating, and Wine Tours available locally. Your hosts: Patsy and Ken Domonkos.
Tussock Lodge Set on 30 acres of parkland in the Wakatipu Basin near Queenstown. 360° views of the mountains. 10 minutes to Coronet Peak, 20 minutes to Remarkables. Tennis court, mountain bikes, pétanque or take a quiet stroll in the grounds. Guided fishing trips. Your hosts: Jill and Trev Wooller.
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