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Rocky Ridge Cottage-Fully Self Contained and Private

269 Packard Road, Motupipi, Takaka
Ref #: 57944
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Modern,fully self contained accommodation with magnificent native bush and land views. Only a 10 minute drive to the Takaka township and a 10-15 minute drive to many of the beaches of Golden Bay. Rocky Ridge Cottage has the convenience of all of the attractions in the area as well as offering a secluded escape in the country side.

Perfect for couples, business trips or families, Rocky

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Modern,fully self contained accommodation with magnificent native bush and land views. Only a 10 minute drive to the Takaka township and a 10-15 minute drive to many of the beaches of Golden Bay. Rocky Ridge Cottage has the convenience of all of the attractions in the area as well as offering a secluded escape in the country side.

Perfect for couples, business trips or families, Rocky Ridge cottage is elevated and nestled in private bush land allowing views over the ocean from afar as well as views expanding out towards the rolling countryside, native bush, nearby steep mountains and the Kahurangi National Park. Enjoy a glass of wine on your private deck whilst you take in the view.

Rocky Ridge Cottage offers privacy like no other. The hosts are located out of sight 60 meters away and there are no close neighbours to interrupt your holiday. Light the fire inside or sit around the fire pit while star gazing.

Enjoy a outdoor bath under the stars and take in the amazing views.

Rocky Ridge cottage is a clean and comfortable home away from home. It is fully self contained, giving you the option to bring your own fresh food to prepare or visit the local restaurants if you prefer. Once you arrive you can just sit back, relax and enjoy the amazing views that surround you.

Rocky Ridge Cottage is situated on a 2000 acre sheep farm which borders the Rawhiti Cave Bush, Abel Tasman National Park and the Rameka Creek. This farm provides an abundance of native flora, fauna, marble outcrops and stunning 360 degree views. If you plan to venture a sizable distance on the farm, be sure to contact the friendly hosts for where to explore and tips on staying safe on the winding cliff edges.

The start of the Rameka Bike Trail is only 1 km from the cottage via access through the farm. This option will take you to the bottom of the track where you follow the Rameka Creek road to the top of the trail. The Rawhiti Cave track is located just a 2 minute drive or 20 minute walk from Rocky Ridge Cottage.

Ligar Bay and Tata Beach are a 15 minute drive from Rocky Ridge Cottage. Ligar Bay is a perfect spot for young families as the ocean has shallow water and great barbeque areas.

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Key Features & Amenities
  • Linen provided
  • Disabled access provided
  • Children welcome
  • Smoking outside only
  • No pets
  • Accessible Bathroom
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Boat parking
  • Broadband
  • CD player
  • Cellphone coverage
  • Cleaning equipment
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Clothes line
  • Cot Available
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric blankets
  • Extra Bedding
  • Fire place
  • Fire wood supplied
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Heat pump
  • High Chair
  • Internet available
  • Iron
  • Laundry Tub
  • Microwave
  • Off Street Parking
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Oven
  • Portacot
  • Shower
  • Stereo
  • Tea, coffee, sugar etc
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Wifi
  • Cottage
  • Kitchen
Bed layout: 1 King(s), 2 King single(s)
Special amenities:

Rocky Ridge self contained cottage has modern facilities whilst still catering for the country appeal. Some of the facilities include,out door fire pit with seating,outdoor breakfast bar where you can sit back and take in the amazing views, enjoy out door bath under the stars, free Internet,TV in master bedroom.
The cottage offers privacy like no other,no close neighbors, no noisy road, just sit back,relax and listen to the birds and enjoy the stunning views.

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Available all year

Rates & Specials
1 Dec-31 Mar
$250.00/Night for 2 guests
$30.00 per extra guest
3 Night minimum
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23 Dec-27 Dec
$250.00/Night for 2 guests
$30.00 per extra guest
4 Night minimum
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Rest of year
$190.00/Night for 2 guests
$30.00 per extra guest
2 Night minimum
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Sorry we Do Not Accept Credit Cards
There will be a 50% deposit required when your booking is accepted.
No parties and no additional guests staying beyond those booked.
No smoking inside .
No tents or additional overnight guests without prior permission.
No pets allowed on this property

Reviews (7 Comments)
sarahlegit
Stayed December 2016
Loved it. We all got on so well here. Kids roaming round the grounds, husband in the bath for hours and me in the sun lounge with my kindle!
I don't know Jeans previous life but she is so well organised. There was everything to hand... Read more
Owner's reply
Thank you for staying with us.We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and would love to see you all back here again.Enjoy the rest of your holiday in New Zealand.
Loved it. We all got on so well here. Kids roaming round the grounds, husband in the bath for hours and me in the sun lounge with my kindle!
I don't know Jeans previous life but she is so well organised. There was everything to hand. Candles, shower gel, towels, marshmallow sticks for the fire, you want it Jean is one step ahead!!
Owner's reply
Thank you for staying with us.We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and would love to see you all back here again.Enjoy the rest of your holiday in New Zealand.
Pammy50
Stayed September 2016
We were fortunate enough to stay here late September for our 42nd wedding anniversary - what an amazing place - spotlessly clean, extremely well appointed and so peaceful. The cottage itself is immaculate and the attention to detail is... Read more
Owner's reply
Thank you Pam & Chris for your amazing reveiw.
It was a pleasure to have you stay with us.
Look forward to having you stay with us again.
We were fortunate enough to stay here late September for our 42nd wedding anniversary - what an amazing place - spotlessly clean, extremely well appointed and so peaceful. The cottage itself is immaculate and the attention to detail is second to none - there was even herbs and spices, flour, olive oil etc. in the cupboard. Kitchen tools very well thought out and facilities top notch. We so enjoyed the tranquilty and if ever there was a place to go to chill out - this is it. Jean is such a lovely lady and we had a super welcome - we will be back. Sssshhh, don't tell too many people about it or we may not be able to get in!!! Thank you so much Jean.
Owner's reply
Thank you Pam & Chris for your amazing reveiw.
It was a pleasure to have you stay with us.
Look forward to having you stay with us again.
Janine T C
Stayed January 2015
Absolutely loved the immaculate cottage and its location. A very beautiful, tranquil spot yet close to Takaka township and beaches. The cottage was perfect for our family of four and our two young children were very safe and comfortable... Read more
Owner's reply
Thank you,we are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday with us and look forward to seeing you again.
Absolutely loved the immaculate cottage and its location. A very beautiful, tranquil spot yet close to Takaka township and beaches. The cottage was perfect for our family of four and our two young children were very safe and comfortable. Absolutely everything you could need has been thought of and provided, including quality kitchenware, beautiful linen and a pantry full of cooking ingredients and nice-to-haves. Jean was a very welcoming host. We can't wait to come back.
Owner's reply
Thank you,we are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday with us and look forward to seeing you again.
M.Salter
Stayed December 2014
Beautiful, peaceful, comfortable accommodation,right next door to the Rawhiti caves which are Fantastic and well worth the walk. So close to Takaka and a good base for many day trips around Golden Bay. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and we were... Read more
Owner's reply
Thank you so much for your kind review,pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.
Beautiful, peaceful, comfortable accommodation,right next door to the Rawhiti caves which are Fantastic and well worth the walk. So close to Takaka and a good base for many day trips around Golden Bay. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and we were made very welcome by our hosts. There was everything there that we needed, and more. What is the down side? Only having to leave!
Owner's reply
Thank you so much for your kind review,pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.
KrisD
Stayed October 2014
We stayed for 2 nights in October and it really was not long enough. If you have had enough of the rat race and are in dire need of getting away from it all, then Rocky Ridge Cottage is the place for you. It's new and immaculate, and... Read more
Owner's reply
Thank you for your comments, we look forward to seeing you again
We stayed for 2 nights in October and it really was not long enough. If you have had enough of the rat race and are in dire need of getting away from it all, then Rocky Ridge Cottage is the place for you. It's new and immaculate, and spotlessly clean. It has every modern convenience including wifi (and great sheets on the bed!), but it's tranquil and you feel like you are a long way from anywhere. In the morning all you can hear is birdsong and (during our stay) the lambs. Jean and Dave are fantastic hosts, they'll be there in a flash if you need them but you won't see them otherwise. This would also be an excellent, safe place for solo travellers. I highly recommend it, and will definitely be a repeat visitor.
Owner's reply
Thank you for your comments, we look forward to seeing you again
Luhill
Stayed October 2014
I had the pleasure of staying at this cottage during my trip to Golden Bay. It is perfectly located in a private corner of the foot hills with an amazing view and also conveniently located close to some of the 'must see' attractions... Read more
Owner's reply
Thank you for your kind review and look forward to seeing you again.
I had the pleasure of staying at this cottage during my trip to Golden Bay. It is perfectly located in a private corner of the foot hills with an amazing view and also conveniently located close to some of the 'must see' attractions like the Rawhiti caves. The owners clearly take great pride in the property as evident by the immaculate condition of the cottage and it's surrounding garden. The owners were so friendly and helpful I felt compelled to come leave this review.
Owner's reply
Thank you for your kind review and look forward to seeing you again.
jasehilden
Stayed October 2014
Immaculately presented property , that caters for your every need.
Set in true Native New Zealand bush.
Stunning views and fantastic hosts.
We loved our stay in tranquility and will stay again.
Owner's reply
Thank you so much.
Immaculately presented property , that caters for your every need.
Set in true Native New Zealand bush.
Stunning views and fantastic hosts.
We loved our stay in tranquility and will stay again.
Owner's reply
Thank you so much.
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Nearby attractions & activities

Golden Bay is a great holiday location for those interested in the outdoors, arts and craft, relaxing, craft beer, fishing and more. Below are a few of our favorite attractions of the many that the area has to offer.

Golden Beaches,Rawhiti Cave,Rameka Mountain Bike Trail,Anatoki Salmon,Bencarri Nature Park and Cafe,Mussel Inn,Wild West Coast,Farewell Spit,Paynes Ford,Totaranui,Rosie Glow Chocolates

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