Grandads Cottage home stay

Paddle Whanganui River, pedal Tiber trail, ride Forgotten World Highway, walk in Tongariro National Park, Whanganuni National Park. Ski Mt. Ruapehu. Or just stopover on your travel south, north, east or west. Grandad's Cottage is centrally located.

Per night
$30 - $70

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Relax in cosy lounge with large TV, piano and fire in the winter. The lounge is a place where you're going to meet other guests or interact with the host. There will be a basic self serve continental breakfast available in the morning. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms and shared areas.

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Rooms are private and all other facilities, lounge, dining room, kitchen and bathroom, are shared. You're welcome to browse our library and walk around the property. We have access to the Whanganui river.

All the time throughout your stay there's a host will be available to help you plan your journey, give advice about local activities and beyond.

We are 5 km away from the town centre with shops,cafes and supermarket.



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Physical address

Grandads Cottage home stay, 298 Miro Street, Manunui, Taumarunui, Ruapehu, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • BBQ Facility
  • Pet Friendly
  • Laundry
Proximity to airport:
4 hrs to Auckland airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
Intercity bus stop in Taumarunui pick up drop off available
Proximity to town:
5 km to town - Taumarunui
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

  High season Low season
  (Jul - Apr) (Apr - Jun)
Per night $35.00 - $70.00 $30.00 - $60.00
Further pricing information:
payment is cash only, must book prior arrival

Language support

  Written Spoken

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