Welcome to our place. We want you to have a wonderful stay!
The Rose and Dolphin
The Rose and Dolphin is peaceful, sunny and private, with a small balcony overlooking a gently running stream and native bush with sea views down through the garden. It sleeps up to 5 people in one large spacious loft room, with a small fridge, and tea and coffee facilities. Perfect for an individual, a couple, a family or friends. Downstairs is a shower and eco-friendly, Swedish-style composting toilet
1 king and up to 3 single beds.
Soft feather and down duvets.
Sea Breeze Cottage
The Seabreeze Cottage is a new, beautiful, self contained and very special one bedroom cottage with a spacious open plan living design and a large wraparound deck. Enjoy stunning views across to D’urville Island, the ocean, the mountains beyond and gorgeous sunsets. Enjoy watching passing boats, dolphins and seabirds.
An easy stroll down to our private beach, very private and peaceful and a nice distance from and above our other accommodation and main house. It has a large king size bed plus a wide comfortable window seat in the living area that can accommodate 2 individuals as well. It has a well appointed kitchen and bathroom, with an eco swedish style composting toilet.
Seabreeze Cottage is also available for self catered stays by special arrangement with a minimum stay of 2 nights, with an option to have dinner with our other guests down in the main house. It is also an ideal venue for a yoga or mediation teacher to lead a retreat-style workshop/weekend. Please contact us directly if you are interested in using all of Ngaio Bay, including this cottage. We can accommodate up to 7 (plus a teacher), with all meals catered. It is also a perfect artists or writers retreat. Rate quoted at time of enquiry.
Bath under the sun or stars
As a special treat, a private bath outside under the sun or stars is available for any guest to enjoy, in a setting that overlooks the beach, heated by fire, prepared by Roger, our resident “bathmaster”!
Children may have separate meals if you wish to suit your and their needs. Complimentary snorkeling gear. We will take you fishing in our dinghy as a treat on request and weather permitting.
Enjoy fine food and company with us
All guests can share our spacious, sunny timber home and sprawling verandas, large library, television, piano, good company and huge friendly table. Sourdough pancakes are a special family Sunday tradition. You can be as sociable or as private as you wish. Room service is available on request. All meals can be supplied with a small wine list available. Scrumptious breakfasts, and dinners with desserts a specialty. “Food should always give the utmost pleasure”.
From Our Guest Book
(Prices include Dinner, Bed and Breakfast)
Rose and Dolphin:
Double – $290
Single – $185
Third Adult – $1o5
Child 2-12 years – $95
Under 2 years free
Double – $390
Single – $250
Extra adult – $115 (up to 2 extra adults)
Child 2-12 Years – $95
under 2 years free
$250 per night for up to 2 Adults (extra adults – negotiable)
Dinner by arrangement – $45 pp
Please email us directly to discuss this self catering option.
Minimum 2 nights stay (negotiable in special circumstances)
Prices valid to 31 August 2016
Note all prices are in NZ dollars