Karapiro Cottage

"Karapiro Cottage" is a self contained country cottage next door to the barn, sleeping up to 6 guests using existing bedding. Up to 7 persons can be accommodated using a single foldout bed.

The Cottage is full of character and the outlook from the verandah deck is relaxing & peaceful, and a wonderful spot for that morning coffee & newspaper! Our guests really enjoy the Cottage aspect and love the feeling of being away from it all but still with all the home comforts.


  • Open plan living/dining and lovely renovated country kitchen. Living opens out to covered deck area overlooking country garden & farmland.
  • Kitchen includes full stove/oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster/kettle & is fully self contained, once again with everything you need for simple meal prepartion.
  • TV with FREEVIEW digital "free to air" televison, including up 25 channels. DVD player.
  • WIFI "INTERNET ACCESS" available free of charge, included in tariff. Just need your laptops/-WIFI device to connect
  • Renovated bathroom with separate bath & shower.
  • Separate toilet & laundry facilities.
  • Main bedroom with queen bed.
  • Second bedroom with 3 single beds
  • Third bedroom with single bed. Extra single foldout bed available upon request.
  • PLUS pullout/double sofabed in lounge for flexibility of options.
  • Iron/Ironing board available.
  • Portacot available upon request.



WEEKEND DEAL $300 per weekend/family of 4 in Cottage $500 for up to 6 guests/BARN 2 nights minimum

Available from now until 30 November 2012.

SPRING Specials from $600 NZD per week (2 people) in the Cottage
Available from now till 30 November 2012.

LONG TERM Special From $490 per week in Cottage (double occupancy) 1month Min + exclude Event Periods/long weekends/school holidays NEG.
Available in OFF SEASON only / (this is generally from MAY thru AUG but may be offered at other times of the year subject to availability).

Start dateEnd dateDurationGuestsRateExtra people
Sep  Nov  Nightly 4-6 (min 2nts) $160-$210 p/n Cottage/wkd
Sep  Nov  Nightly 6-8 (min 2nts) $240-$280 p/n BARN/wkd
Sep  Nov  Nightly 2-4 (min 5nts) $120-$150 p/n Cottage/min5
Sep  Nov  Weekly 2 (min 7nts) $700 p/w Cottage week
Dec  Apr  Nightly 2-4 (min 5nts) $150-$210 p/n Cottage
Dec  Apr  Nightly 4-8 (min 2nts) $210-$280 p/n BARN

Rates: Please note that higher minimum house charges may apply during Lake Karapiro & Event periods/holiday times/& some weekends. Linen & breakfast baskets can also be arranged. Please enquire. Please note, above rates are a guide only as house rates are very subject to numbers of guests & period of stay/time of year etc. Discounts may apply for midweek stays subject to duration & availability. Longer term & weekly rates possible. Please provide full details for Group stays & enquiries.


"Karapiro Barn & Cottage" 949 Maungatautari Road

RD2 Cambridge

Phone: 07 827 4151
Mobile : 027 230 7732



Vicki & Gavin Wallace
c/o 1212 Kaipaki Road
RD3 Cambridge
New Zealand

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