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Masterton B&B, Homestay, Farmstay
Prices from $120 per couple
10kms west of Masterton. 1 1/2 hours north of Wellington.
Phone: 06 3789967
Address: 54 Cootes Road, Matahiwi, Masterton
Hosts: Glenys Hansen
Directions: Turn off the main bypass route west of Masterton into Kibblewhite Rd and then immediately right into Matahiwi Rd. 7 kms along Matahiwi Rd turn right into Cootes Rd. 'Tidsfordriv' is 1/2 kilometre along Cootes Rd.
A warm welcome awaits you at ‘Tidsfordriv’ – a 64 acre farmlet – seven kilometres off the main bypass route. Enjoy the comforts of a modern home set in park-like surroundings with large gardens and lakes.
Stay in the Queen Room overlooking the main lake or there is a twin room available. Private bathroom facilities with only one party booking at a time. Bird watch with ease and enjoy the peaceful serenity of this ‘Rural Retreat’. This is a true Homestay and you share the living area with your Hosts.
The tariff includes breakfast - Continental and/or cooked if desired. Glenys & Athol invites you to join them for dinner - $30 per person with a pre-dinner drink. Dinner is by prior arrangement. The well kept vegetable garden mainly provides fresh seasoning produce for your dinner. Picnic lunches can be arranged as well. Wireless internet is available.
Enjoy good conversation about gardening, conservation, travel and local history. By staying more than one night, you can enjoy visits to Pukaha Mount Bruce Wildlife Centre, Castlepoint, local wineries and other Wairarapa attractions. There are good rail links to and from Wellington and a day trip to Wellington on the train could be another option.
Tidsfordriv Rural Retreat