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Maunganui Stone Cottage

Waitangi West Road, New Zealand
+64 3-305 0302
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Interesting owner, wonderful scenery

Interesting owner, amazing what you can do without in the way of mod cons, no power, has generator... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WellingtonNzSue
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wellington nz
Worth a visit

My visit to the remote stone cottage, with access over rough farm tracks, blew me away. A lady... read more

Reviewed March 9, 2018
Rhonda N
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Bowen, Australia
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Waitangi West Road, New Zealand
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+64 3-305 0302

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting owner, amazing what you can do without in the way of mod cons, no power, has generator but doesn’t like the noise, has water but only to laundry, needs the kitchen taps hooked up, ,has just brought a coal range no sure if it...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

My visit to the remote stone cottage, with access over rough farm tracks, blew me away. A lady, Helen Bind, lives there alone and quite primitively, no electricity, no power at all, not even a fridge. She just makes do and tells the most amazing...More

Thank Rhonda N
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

This cottage is well worth a visit. It is how life used to be I am sure. Built in 1866 there is no power. As it is occupied you need to pre arrange a time but the hotel staff can do this for you

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

Maunganui Stone Cottage is situated in an isolated bay in the Chathams. It was built between 1866 & 1868 as a farm house. The present owner Helen Bint showed us around this historic cottage which is mostly in its original condition.. Access is across a...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2017

One the highlights of the Chathams. The current owners let the granddaughter of the previous owner live there, She is in her 60's.She is a book of knowledge of the place, and will take you on a walk through the house and show you all...More

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