Menu Close
Sunset over Muriwai
Image is not available
UNWIND | RELAX | ENJOY
Slider

Comfort away from Home

Whether you are going away for a few days, are invited to one of the venues in the area or just looking for a lovely spot to stay, we can provide you comfort away from home.

Modern

Comfortable, warm, double glazed throughout, modern and spacious studio type accommodation

Free WIFI

Free unlimited WiFi access (via our VDSL connection)

Animals

We have a herd of Alpacas, Chickens, Ducks, 4 cats and 2 horses

Netflix

Watch all your favourite NetFlix movies and series for free, Apple TV and a DVD/Blueray player

Stay with us and enjoy the peace and quiet, take in the semi-rural view and be stunned by the amazing sunsets not too far away from Auckland CBD.

Spring has sprung but temporarily left us. Only 5 deg this morning.

Beautiful Landscape​

Welcome to the Norwest – Home of Kumeu Wine Country, Muriwai Beach, Woodhill Forest and the Kaipara Harbour.

Whether you would like to explore nature, watch stunning sunsets, relax or be thrillseeking – the area offers something for everyone.

Check out our Reviews.

Booking.com rating 2018: 9.4

Rusty and Shady nicely asking for food in the evening

Our Animals​

Guests at the farmstay can enjoy lots of cute and friendly farm animals around – Alpacas, cows, chickens, horses, ducks and the cats.

All of them have a story and many of them are rescues.

You are invited to join in at feeding times or to have a pat. You can also enjoy some of the free range eggs for breakfast on the weekend.

What's new?

Every now and then we write stories of some of the events that were happing on the farm or just post some lovely pictures. Please see our news&blog section for more stories.

Date: July 19, 2019

Alpaca maintenance

Alpaca maintenance was on the cards this week – One of our winter tasks… ‘Pedicure’ for each animal, vitamin injection and drenching. A breeze with…

Date: June 12, 2019

Digging for winter 🙂

Not that we lost winter in a hole, but the valley got so soggy over the years that we used the still good autumn weather…

Date: March 9, 2019

Look what we found!

Found this Praying Mantis on our gumboot holder, eating a wasp and managed to get a nice close-up picture of her and her pray.

Date: February 25, 2019

And the cat is not happy

Today Ziggy went to the doctor to get her stitches removed. They have been so itchy for the past two weeks since her playing with…

Date: February 25, 2019

Ziggy having a bad day

Sunday night Ziggy did not come home. Normally all cats come home for their dinner and then have to stay in over night. This prevents…

Date: February 6, 2019

Beautiful weather and no rain in sight

The last bit of rain has been some time ago and the weather forecast shows no rain for the next two weeks. Knowing the weather…

Date: February 12, 2019

Story time for cats

Jolan reading Ziggy a story. Poor Ziggy is almost disappearing between the cuddly toys.

Date: February 4, 2019

Maintenance day

We made use of the long weekend - yes, it's Auckland Anniversary weekend - and did some farm maintenance.

Date: January 26, 2019

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to everyone.
Its been pretty wet all of yesterday and this morning the valley greets us with a bit of ponding water.

Date: October 18, 2018

Cuteness overkill

Silver with her bunch of cuties. She had 4 kittens, so extremely cute. But we will be selling the 4 as Silver, Naughty Ziggy and…

Date: October 6, 2018

Exploring our bush

We had a few hours of exploring our little bush strip in the gully.

Date: October 15, 2018

Kitten pile

Silver gave birth to 3 beautiful kittens very early on Saturday morning, so yesterday was a very slow day here on our little farm after…

previous arrow
next arrow
Slider