The Plantation - subtropical hideaway
Need a fantastic getaway? This is the place for you! Relax in a seclusion
Contact:  Erin

Relax in total privacy only 3.5kms from the beautiful Ngunguru estuary. Our off-grid cabin is close to stunning Tutukaka beaches, diving, surfing, cafes, restaurants, walking and cycling tracks. You’ll love The Plantation for the location, the ambiance, and the outdoor space. Escape the daily grind and get back in touch with nature. Sunny and comfortable with a queen bed, single bed, and 2 stretchers. Outdoor shower and kitchen (with fridge) and clean composting toilet ensure your comfort.

from $82/night

The space
Totally private, off grid subtropical plantation. Tranquil area in kiwi zone, surrounded by regenerating native forest with freshwater spring. 20sq m historic bus shed with clean comfortable beds, linen, and other requirements such as toiletries, games, books, etc. Outdoor kitchen with tea and locally ground plunger coffee, gas stove and bbq. Clean composting toilet and hot water outdoor shower. Solar outdoor lighting and solar panel for indoor light and USB charging port.

Guest access
We provide pillows, sheets, and blankets, towels, soap, shampoo and conditioner, toilet paper, dishwashing liquid etc. As this is a working horticultural plantation please don't touch any of the tools, sprays, etc

Other things to note
Our cabin is totally off grid so please conserve power and water where possible. Food etc is available from the local supermarket or in Whangarei - we now have a fabulous solar fridge to store cold food. There are also great restaurants and cafes close by.

has a great community and the stunning estuary, playground, sports complex, and shops including cafe, mini supermarket, fish and chips, beauty therapy, and sports complex are just 3.5 km down the road.


Electric blankets
Double glazing
Air conditioning
Cell phone service
Max guests
Linen Provided
Linen provided
Full kitchen