Offering rural tranquillity just a few minutes drive from picturesque Whangarei city and marina. Share our home, a Heritage Barn Bed & Breakfast which provides a unique modern home set on 5 acres of private rural land land surrounded by trees and gardens. We have a great entertaining area by the swimming pool. Check us out on (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) - Abbey Barn B&B. We hope to see you soon.
Our home is unique and set in the quiet countryside of Abbey Caves. You will be sharing our home which provides space and great entertaining. People choose to stay at B&B type accommodation mainly because they want to meet the locals and learn more about the local area. Having grown up in the north we believe we will provide our guests with a great place to base from and explore the area.
We are passionate about our location which is just a few minutes from town, and provides a peaceful oasis. We have a stunning rural setting, plenty of native bird life and lots of things to see and do in the local area.
Our accommodation is within our home. Downstairs we offer a Queen and Twin King Single room, guest bathroom and separate toilet. Upstairs is located another King Bed Room, King Single Room and a private guest lounge, and study nook with desk.
Come and go as you please. Use the large entertainment area which incorporates a swimming pool, BBQ and pizza oven.
Two bedrooms have King / Queen beds, the other rooms king-single beds. Guest bathroom with lovely deep bath, shower and necessities. Separate toilet.
The private guest lounge providing a quiet place to relax, study nook and views of the property.
There is a guest breakfast area providing crockery, cutlery, toaster and tea/coffee making facilities adjacent to the main kitchen. You may use the main kitchen for cooking also.
We supply cereal, fruits, yoghurt, toast and spreads etc to serve yourself.
We welcome you to either dine by yourself or at our dining table located adjacent to the main kitchen. Enjoy the deck area at the large outdoor table.
A large spare fridge is available for the guests staying longer in addition to the main kitchen fridge where your milk, yogurt and breakfast compliments are placed.
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Guests can come and go as they please via the main entrance. There is free WiFi and plenty private off-street parking.
We have a Pizza Oven where you can enjoy a freshly baked homemade pizza (by prior arrangement)
Toiletries and soap etc supplied
Guests are free to enjoy the large outdoor entertainment area, swimming pool, BBQ and pizza oven.
Smoking is allowed outside and we just ask for respect when smoking around others.
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We reside in our Heritage Barn which offers the B&B, and therefore you can enjoy our company in the evening or just do your 'own thing', we are here if you need us.
We have a workshop on our property, this means Darron has the joy of been at home and tinkering on engines. He is available if you need any help during the day.
Join us for a drink from the bar or an evening meal, use the BBQ if you wish.
Enjoy the peace and quiet of the private guest lounge upstairs.
We can point you in the right direction if driving yourself, and provide local knowledge of places to see, visit or dine for an evening meal.
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Please ask us if you have any concerns or require information on any aspect of our accommodation or about the Whangarei or Northland region. Having grown up in the north we have a vast knowledge of places to see and things to do.
We treat our guests as we would expect to be treated. We enjoy socialising and meeting people from around the world.
Alcohol is permitted but please tell us if you spill any red wine on our carpets!
Smoking is not permitted in the house.
Animals are not generally allowed though we do make exceptions.
Please note that we have two pet cats, Tiga & Donkey, who enjoy visitors and love attention.
My partner, Darron and I love great food, cooking and spending time by the pool with good company and a laugh.
A cold drink from the bar, making homemade pizzas to cook in the pizza oven, or even a bbq, creates our fantastic outdoor living space.
Over the past 5 years we have hosted homestay students from German (Hamburg, Mainz), Spain, France, Brazil, China and Japan. Now our children are all adults we are looking forward to hosting other travelers looking to experience kiwi living at our beautiful location.