Waiwiri Shepherds Cottage

The Shepherds Cottage is comfortable, tranquil and self- contained, or meals can be arranged. We are nestled in a secluded and private Mangawhero river valley in the heart of Wanganui's sheep farming region, on our working sheep and beef farm.

Per night
$150 - $300

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The Shepherds Cottage is a comfortable and tranquil place to stay in the secluded Mangawhero River valley, in the heart of Wanganui's hill country sheep farming region.

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Located 20 minutes drive from Wanganui and one hour from Raetihi, on SH4, the Parapara Road.

The cottage is comfortably furnished with some treasures from yesteryear and polished native floors throughout with views of hills, trees and native plantings.

Relax and unwind, listen to the birds, swim in the river, or join us in the farm activities on our 400 acre sheep and beef farm- the Sicely family have farmed here since 1950, so have stories to share.

Sleeps six people, three bedrooms, one bathroom. All linen and towels supplied. Self-catering or meals provided.


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Physical address

Waiwiri Shepherds Cottage, 50 Siceley Road, SH 4 Parapara Highway, Wanganui, Whanganui, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Dinner
  • Laundry
Proximity to airport:
approx. 35 mins from Wanganui airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
approx. 30 mins from Wanganui coach terminal
Proximity to town:
20 mins drive from Wanganui or about an hour south of Raetihi

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $150.00 - $300.00

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