Visitors Book

Two days are too short. We had wonderful days and great breakfast! Good very friendly and helpful hosts. A great stay!!!
Heinrik & Konnie – Germany

Perfect for visiting Auckland. Stunning gannet colony on coast and beach. Brilliant attention to detail. Thank you so much. Loved the dog.
Gill & Peter – UK

What a sight for sore eyes after a day of big adventure on the bike and boat from Dargaville! Thanks heaps!
Miro & Simon – Wellington NZ

A wonderful place – only wish we could have stayed longer.
Graham & Denise – UK

Lovely place. Thank you.
Ulla & Claes – Sweden

It has been a pleasure staying with you! The apartment and surroundings are awesome and it was great meeting you.
Ellen & Gisbert – Germany

Many thanks for a wonderful stay. You thought of everything. Wished we could stay longer. 🙂
Silvia & Rudy – Canada

Wonderful peaceful location, very comfortable and well appointed property; rural fresh air reminded us of our days of country life. Many thanks for your hospitality.
Ann & Philip – Wellington NZ

I haven’t enough words to write how this place is. Thank you Wendy! One night is really too short!!! Best wishes for you and your family. Hope we will be back again.
P.S. All the things that you can read in this book are right! 🙂
Jutte & Jurgen – Germany

Really enjoyed our visit! Woke up so relaxed – lovely well thought-out accommodation. Enjoyed Hallertau Brewery, Parakai Springs, the Curry Leaf and Woodhill Forest! Thank you Wendy & Buzz x
Fraser & Iris – Waiheke NZ

How warm, friendly and beautifully quiet. Thank you for welcome, love to come back for longer xx (with a lovely hand-drawn picture of a little owl).
Bill & Chris – Wollongong Australia

Wonderful and nice stay, too short. Thanks Wendy & Buzz
Andrea & Knu – Germany

A perfect escape from Auckland City with very welcoming + kind hosts. Thank you and we hope to visit again!
Jonny & April – Auckland NZ

A lovely home from home. Comfy bed, clean, spacious apartment, everything we needed. Peace and quiet! Thank you so much.
David & Judith – UK

It is wonderful here. Cozy and nice accomodation, clean and nicely decorated. Thank you. Hope to see you again.
Susanna & Urs – Switzerland

I love this place. Feel like home. Convenient equipment. Peaceful. Love Pip (the dog) & MIdge (the cat) – so cute. Finally, Wendy and Buss are friendly. Thank you for a nice weekend. See you again.
Todty & Oil – Thailand

Like everyone else, have found your B&B absolutely perfect. Great place to hide from the bustle of Christmas & to prepare for a wedding. Big thank you!
Bev & Ted – Southland NZ

A great, comfortable, quiet place. Thanks for the lovely warm hospitality! 🙂
Rachel & Ben – Lucerne Switzerland

Thanks for the peaceful relaxing retreat. Loved the warm towels and the ‘guard dog’ cat!
Ray & Jan – Queensland Australia

A lovely haven found by chance. Thanks. 🙂
Merran & Trevor – Auckland NZ

Thank you for having us for the night, it was a beautiful place, exceeded expectations! A bonus to meet the furry friends too. 🙂
Eli & Winston – Brisbane Australia

Clean, tidy, lovely place to have a rest day.
Tara – Twickenham UK

Awesome place to stay & rest after two long sessions at Moko Ink. Love the peace and quiet of the country. Fantastic & warm hosts. Will stay again in the future. 🙂
Mark – ACT Australia

A relaxing stay in a wonderful part of NZ. Thanks Wendy for all the local info & of course the breakfast supplies. Thank you.
Peter & Alison – Wellington NZ

Very good.  Warm and comfortable. Thank you.
Roger – Timaru NZ

A great self-contained place to stay. Enjoyed our time in the countryside. Thanks so much.
Lynne & Bruce – Wellington NZ

Thank you for your hospitality. A great place to stay.
Pip – NZ

A lovely place to have a break from the city. Weather treated us well with fine days. A good place to chill out.
Barry & Wendy – Waitakere NZ

Beautiful scenery and lovely warm inviting unit. It was a great night away from the kids. Perfect, just what we needed. Thanks for being great hosts.
Dave & Cheryl – Auckland NZ

Thanks for another lovely stay.
Linda – Sydney Australia

We really enjoyed our stay here and wish it could have been longer.
Olivia & Bevin – Kerikeri NZ

Thank you so much Wendy & Buzz for the hospitality and the delicious breakfast. This place is lovely and surrounded by beauty, impossible not to fall in love with it <3
Ygnacio & Valeria – Argentina and Auckland NZ

Just lovely. Clean and well appointed. Thanks.
Gillian & Bernie – New Plymouth NZ

Back again at this lovely place. This time, even more “home from home” because I brought my wife with me. Very clean, great kitchen – better than a hotel. See you next time
Willem & Sia – USA

A cosy sanctuary with lovely fire and delicious breakfast. A magic spot to stay in. 🙂
Bernadette & Mike – Auckland NZ

Well equipped self-contained unit in private setting and lovely and readily available hosts. Home from home! 🙂 Oh, and awesome breakfast and friendly animals 🙂
Mans, Jane & Orla – Wellington NZ

Thanks for helping us out at short notice. Lovely unit. Wish we could stay longer.
Mora & Kham – Sydney Australia

Thanks for the wonderful – but too short – stay. We had a wonderful sleep and enjoyed our breakfast.
Corinna & Markus – Germany

Thank you – our time here has been lovely.
Michelle & Owen – Spring Hill Australia

A wonderful place to stay. Everything you need. Such a warm welcome. 11/10!!
Barbara & Dave – Jersey Channel Isles

A lovely place to spend our last night in NZ. We look forward to coming back.
John & Sabrina – Melbourne Australia

Our stay was short but very sweet! You are a lovely host Wendy and I’m sure we will be back.
Tony & Lisa – Thames NZ

Fantastic! A wonderful place to stay.
John & Jackie – UK

What and awesome place. A little slice of paradise with very welcoming hosts. So clean, so peaceful, so perfect! 10/10
Sandra & Mike – Invercargill NZ

Such a comfortable B&B in a great setting. Breakfast provisions were great 🙂 Thanks Wendy.
Roz & Peter – Australia

Whether from Germany, Finland or Japan
They come to Hillside to relax, cos they can
While Wendy plays host, Buzz writes verse
(This creative gene can be such a curse)
But that combination works such a treat
They’re the loveliest couple you’re likely to meet.

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay
Scott – Australia

Lovely people, nice spot.
Paul – Matamata NZ

Great accommodation, great welcome from Wendy, very nice stay. Thanks Wendy.
Jacqueline & Jack – The Netherlands

We had a really good time at this beautiful place. Thank you Wendy for the very warm welcome.
Inis & Peter – Germany

A perfect last night in this beautiful country. The B&B is a credit to Wendy & Buzz. It is immaculate and well fitted out. A shame we only had one night here. Thanks for the recommendation for our evening meal & for your lovely hospitality. 10/10 from us.
Jack & Julie – UK

Two more voices in the happy choir. Rural top site, warm welcome, excellent flat. 10 stars out of 10. The decoration, especially the owl, was magnificent. 🙂
Lars & Alastair – Gran Canaria

What a beautiful accommodation to stay in. It’s our 2nd holiday in New Zealand but we never had such a place before. It was great to watch the gannets and the sunset at the beach (more than 400 pictures taken 🙂 ) Thanks a lot for everything you provided. Barbara & Jurgen
Barbara & Jurgen – Germany

Buzz and Wendy, thank you so much for the stay in your B&B. We also visited you before on the 9th and 10th. We stayed here to celebrate the wedding parties of our grandchildren before we leave back to Johannesburg. The rainy weather was a problem but we enjoyed every moment. Thanks again Dorle & Walter
Dorle & Walter – South Africa

What a gem! Views from every side and hospitality beyond compare! Thank you, we will return.
Anita & Peter – Australia

Just sitting here eating your fresh farm eggs for brekky, they are beautiful and I could have laid them any better myself…!! Fantastic place to stay…just us and your dog Pip…!! She’s a beauty… My wife keeps saying “She’s thought of everything” so, well done Wendy… she has said more nice things about you than she has said about my in 30 years!! Ha ha… So clean, so fresh, so quiet, so good…!! Thanks…
Steve & Ria – Australia

Only perfect 🙂
Roland & Patrizia – Switzerland

Out 1st night in NZ. Great place to calm down and relax. Thx for the apples.
Brigitte & Alexander – Germany

What a calm and peaceful place! We enjoyed our stay and were glad to be here! Thanks for the nice focaccia.
Erwin & Margrit – Switzerland

After driving around with all ‘no vacancies’, we found the Hillside B&B sign along the road. We went up and there was a place for the night. It is a lovely place and the hospitality was great. Wendy, thanks for everything.
Hilly & Jan – The Netherlands

Home away from home. Thanks Wendy. Such a pity we found you on our 2nd to last night. This is the best B&B we have had on both islands of NZ. Thanks again.
Joan & Peter – Australia

This is a great place for families with small kids! Our daughter loved Pip (the dog), the sheep, roosters and chickens. We enjoyed the countryside and the beautiful beaches. Wendy (we unfortunately didn’t meet Buzz) was very helpful in terms of leisure recommendations. All in all, a great place to recommend to friends.
Nicklas & Jenny & Luna – Singapore/Germany

Only 1 night! We loved the hospitality of Wendy and loved our one night. Would definitely come back and enjoy the area. Presentation of unit was 100%.
Regina & Bill – Australia

Great sleep in a comfy bed.
John & Mary – Canada

Thanks you for a wonderful stay. Everything is spot on and very comfortable. Thanks so much.
Ruth – Cambridge NZ

Thanks for the lovely stay. I’ve enjoyed it. A very good place to relax. Merci!
Hans Peter – Switzerland

Thanks for the lovely and peaceful stay. I really enjoyed staying in this comfortable and cozy place. And the Waitakere rainforest was absolutely stunning. Thanks for this tip. All the best.
Magnus – Germany

Thank you for a peaceful,and pleasant first night in NZ. You live in a beautiful area which we have enjoyed visiting albeit briefly. Many thanks.
John & Anne – England

Thank you so much for your wonderful hospitality. We had such a lovely relaxing visit, the place is great and your dog is very cute, you’re lucky we didn’t pop her in the truck! All the best 🙂
Gary & Pip – Kiwitahi NZ

Fantastic place to stay, easy to find. Love how quiet it is, great place to chill out after a few busy days travelling on the bike. Thank you.
Pam & Floyd – Tapanui NZ

We thank you so much for your lovely home which you share. We came a long way and were tired and so thankful finding your place and enjoying your hospitality and friendliness. God bless you, we wish you a peaceful and merry Christmas and the very best for the New Year. 🙂
Sabine & Andrea – Germany

After a long drive from Cape Reinga, we arrived totally exhausted and we had a very warm and friendly welcome. A short relax in a quiet, nice place. Thanks for the host and see you another time.
Andre & Isabella – Switzerland

We were looking forward to seeing you all again but our stay here has been even better than expected. You have such a wonderful B&B here, in such great surroundings and have been excellent hosts – thank you so much!
Helen & Dennis – England

A very, very lovely and wonderful stay!! Wonderful people and wonderful place! Thanks you Wendy & Buzz We do hope we can visit you again.
Martina & Walter – Germany

Having enjoyed our one night stay, wish it could be longer. Lovely accommodation in such beautiful surroundings. Credit to you both 🙂
Duncan & Morag – Scotland

An amazing stay thanks to this hidden little gem. A true credit to you both Wendy & Buzz. We look forward to recommending this to others – Thanks again.
Callum & Emma – Napier NZ

We are a couple of Chinese. Like the elegant environment here. Wendy is very kindness. We say praise and thanks in Chinese.
Li & Chen – China

So far, our best stay in NZ. Wendy and Buzz are such lovely, considerate and warm hosts. Always willing to share information and supportive. Excellent accommodation & very peaceful location with vicinity to some great wines.
Vikas & Chris – Germany

Loved the stay, very comfortable, easy to find. An excellent recharge. Continued success in NZ.
Tony & Sue – France

I loved coming back after just two weeks! Such a great place to just get out of the city and be by yourselves for a while 🙂 Good thing that it was possible so spontaneously. Again, love and good luck for your future Wendy & Buzz. P.S. I definitely come back again 🙂
Marina & Sarah – Germany & NZ

Wendy & Buzz, it has been an absolute pleasure to be staying with you! This little getaway is absolutely beautiful and one can feel like home right away! Your apartment and the surroundings are gorgeous and it was a pleasure to meet such wonderful people like you! Thank you for an amazing memory that’ll stay forever in our hearts! I hope to be able to come back again one day! Sincerely the best for you guys! 🙂
Marina & Frederik – Germany

Lovely stay, clean and comfortable – would love to stay again. Thanks you very much.
Donna & Richard – Maungaturoto NZ

This is the best B&B ever!! We are so lucky to stay at such a beautiful and cosy place. Thank you Wendy, sincerely hope that we can visit here again. Happy.
Sin-Hua & I-shan – Taiwan

Alejandra & Mark – Canada

Awesome stay. Especially the fire on such a cold wet night. Thank you 🙂
Aroha – Kerikeri NZ

A warm welcome to an oasis in the country – unfortunately a very wet one! However, an enjoyable short stay.
Carroll & Geoff – Whakatane NZ

Love it. Have no words to say how nice and peaceful this place is. Thanks for a wonderful stay. 🙂
Jassica and Harry – Auckland NZ

What a beautiful, tranquil place – a little slice of heaven! Thanks for a wonderful stay.
Linda – Australia

Thanks a lot for your hospitality. Such a lovely quiet place to stay after a busy day. Thanks again.
Tori – Dargaville NZ

A wonderful retreat – thank you for your kind and thoughtful hospitality. We look forward to our return to the South Kaipara.
Brad & Cristina – Wellington NZ

Really good.
Jorawer (aged 5) – Thames NZ

Comfy & quiet – just what we needed!
Emilie & Roy – USA

Thanks for the great hospitality. We really enjoyed being back in a peaceful, rural environment and such a lovely setting. P.S. Really appreciated the reading provided on New Zealand.
David & Kaye – Australia

Great to stay in such a beautiful place and meet someone from the same neck of the woods! Will come again!
Harry & Vale – Tauranga NZ

A very comfortable stay. B&B is well-furnished and homely! Thanks Wendy and Buzz
Peter & Yim – Singapore

Beautiful, peaceful space. Thanks heaps!
Sue & Allan – Riverhead NZ

Fantastic B&B, very comfortable, peaceful and friendly – thank you / baie dankie!
Bob & Gail – Auckland NZ

Lovely little place, throroughly enjoyed our stay. Peace and quiet was great!
Julie & Phil – Hamilton NZ

Perfect little place, very freindly and welcoming. Loved the breakfast basket, great touch!
Meg & John

Perfect. Clean and comfortable; well equipped and very hospitable.
J W – Tutukaka NZ

Very tidy and everything we needed. Thanks you for a lovely stay – wish it could’ve been longer!
Rita & Claudette

Thank you for the great accommodation in a peaceful environment and thanks for the cheery welcome.
Theo & Judy – Australia

Thanks A++ accommodation. Flat is very clean and tidy, peaceful and relaxing.
Steve & Zita – NZ

Very clean and comfortable. Great to be in the country.
Chris – NZ

Thank you so incredibly much for your hospitality. This is such a little gem hidden in the hills, northwest of Auckland – an absolutely perfect stay! And wonderfully soft towels 🙂
Beata & Pete – The Netherlands & UK

Such a wonderful & peaceful place. Thank you.
Laurie – USA

Better than expected. The scenery is beautiful. We would love to come back again & again. Very spacious. We will recommend to friends and family. Good work!! 🙂  11/10
Dan & Jeanette – NZ

Only the Gods can be perfect but this is close! 9.9/10!
Wayne & Shauna-Lee – Australia

We arrived quite late at 20:30pm. We thought we were in the woods. The host, Wendy, is so friendly and hospitable. What a beautiful place. This place is quiet and peaceful. The surrounding is fantastic. Keep up the good work, Wendy.
Faridah & Sarpan – Malaysia

Thank you. You were very welcoming and made us feel at home. Lovely spot. Great accommodation. Only wish we could have stayed longer. Thanks again.
Graeme & Pat – England

Thank you for your warm welcome. Very nice and quiet place. Unfortunately, we only spent one night in this comfortable accommodation. Many thanks.
Martine & Francis – France

A really cozy and nice place. Welcoming owners. Nice place for a short period. Thank you
Veena & Vijay – England

A really lovely place, wish we could have stayed longer. Well done in providing for everyone’s needs. Amazing attention to detail. Thank you.
Paul & Andrea – England

Lovely and quiet; so much provided in such a lovely place. SHEER BLISS!!
Sam & Isobel – Northern Ireland

Wish we could have stayed longer – everything we could want!
David & Mhairi – Scotland

Excellent accommodation with everything that is needed. Beautiful view from the windows and a wonderful quiet area to relax! Wish we could have stayed longer! Thank you very much!
Eleanor & Baliut – Switzerland

Out last day in NZ was wonderful. This is a nice place and very cosy. Thank you very much!
Veronika & Gunter – Germany

Thank you for this calm haven!
Claire – Auckland NZ

Lovely B&B. Comfortable & well organised. A very peaceful location. Excellent hosts!
Jenny & Colin – England

Unfortunately only one night in this cosy and friendly accommodation. We likes it a lot – thank you very much!
Ralf & Alexandra – Switzerland

Thank you so much ~ what a beautiful place!
Chris & Chris – Perthshire UK

Thank you sharing your little piece of paradise.
Mary & Roy – Papakura NZ

Had a lovely stay, great style of accommodation and friendly. Not enough time…
Bridget & Philip – Kapiti NZ

We needed a quiet, comfortable place to stop and rest on our way to Oz. We found that here and so much more. Wendy, Buzz and Maisie have been warm and welcoming. Thanks.
Kim, Colin & Mike – Canada

Thank you for the warm welcome. A very nice place. How nice could it be with sun?
Kai & Thomas – Germany

Thank you Wendy & Buzz for sharing your beautiful place, stories and advice. We hope you and your family keep sharing your love in your little piece of paradise.
Victor & Penny – Australia

You get more than you bargained for here, everything you’s ever need in accommodation. So quiet and peaceful. Will come again when visiting family nearby.
Lorraine & Graham – Papamoa NZ

Thanks so much for your accommodation and your family. You are very nice and good teachers for me. Thanks for all.  Nicolas stayed with us while working on the farm and improving his spoken English.
Nicolas – France

Such a beautiful and peaceful spot and a spacious & pleasant unit, equipped with everything you might need. Wonderful stay!
David & Jeanette – Australia

Great to share this delightful property with so many international guests. Feels like home!
John & Mary – Tauranga NZ

Very cozy, warm, friendly and extremely comfortable place. So many interesting books you have. Just wanna stay and read them. Thanks so much!
Natalia – Russia

What a relaxing and well put together place! Even a proper reading light over the bed!
Jane – USA

A very nice place and beautiful accommodation. Thank you Wendy and Buzz, you are very kind.
Barbara & Walter – Switzerland

Excellent stay with all possible facilities. Thank you so much for having us!
Frans & Annemarie – The Netherlands

A long way – in every conceivable sense – from the Isle of Dogs* …. Thank you for your hospitality.  *Sean is referring to our story of moving to New Zealand, briefly covered in the in-room information folder.
Sean – Ireland

A high standard of accommodation. Central to lots of places. Many thanks for your open-hearted welcome.
Robert & Jasimine – Hamilton NZ

Thank you so much for rescuing us and providing such wonderful accommodation. Will highly recommend you to our friends.
Helen & Malcolm – Australia

Great place. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here! Excellent 🙂
Wayne & Linda – Australia

Thank you Wendy & Buzz for a wonderful stay. Love your place & those yellow eggs I haven’t had since I was a boy in the 1950s. Thanks again.
Deb & Ken – Australia

Thank you, Wendy, for allowing us to stay here. We thoroughly enjoyed our time, God bless you 🙂
Henry & Annaseini – Auckland NZ

Thank you, Wendy, for providing such a wonderful place, peace and quiet. A++
Darashana & Raju – Auckland NZ

A very comfortable stay. Well equipped full kitchen. Beautiful location & farm. A home away from home. Thank you Wendy and Buzz for your warm hospitality, would come back again!!
Vivek & Ashna – Auckland NZ

Very good place to stay and have a rest after a tattoo at Moko Ink’s place and before flying back home… Amazing bed! Lovely place and warm welcome. Thank you.
Carole & Chloe – Switzerland

Felt so at home with the roaring wood fire and so warm and comfy. Very friendly & hospitable. What a delight!! Will definitely come again and recommend. Thank you so much.
Tusi (Prodotti d’Italia) – Auckland NZ

We came to do our sport – orienteering – around the Woodhill Forests. What a delight to come home to the comfort of the lovely wood burner and such a warm & friendly welcome. Marvellous!
Richard & Maureen – Australia

Very nice and quiet – will come again – handy for our family who live here.

Has been a pleasure to stay here – thank you for having me and treating me like family whilst I was here. Big thanks!
Mark – England

We loved our brief time here – so wonderful to have a real teapot to make a real cup of tea with! We loved your natural history book and we wish we could stay longer – the farm animals are gorgeous. Best wishes Norma & Bill
Norma & Bill – Australia

Lovely place – thank you for your welcoming. I will see you again in a few years… 🙂 xxx
Toni – France

A wonderful place to celebrate a birthday! Sharing a drink with you both last night was a delightful bonus – great conversation in a wonderful setting. Thank you so much.
Margaret & Alan – Titirangi NZ

Very nice place and very nice people. We come again.
Ewald & Vivian – Austria

Lovely flat and views – very quiet and peaceful. Well equipped and welcoming and helpful hosts. Many thanks to you both.
Diana & Kevin – England

Welcoming host, comfortable spacious accommodation in a quiet area. Great breakfast.
Pauline & David – England

We loved the bed, the breakfast and especially Wendy & Buzz – thank you so much! A perfect place!
Elinoar & David – Israel

We enjoyed out stay very much! Wendy was kind and gracious, and the room was comfortable and homey. This is a lovely spot to rest and relax to the sound of birds. Thank you!
Denver & Liz – USA

Thank you for a lovely stay. During our 2 weeks here in NZ this has been the very best accommodation. We wish we could stay longer.
Eva & Anders – Sweden

Wonderful place. Everything is excellent here. Wish we could have more time here. Thank you!
Barbara & Rolf – Switzerland

Very nice peaceful place to stay – way nicer than a busy motel! Cheers.
Greg & Averil – Waikato NZ

So cosy, clean and comfortable! Everything you could want for. Lovely, lovely hosts, so friendly and helpful. Will definitely return and heartily recommend!
Jane – Tauranga NZ

Good place to relax. Very comfortable and very friendly. Thank you!
Ingrid & Josef – Austria

A really nice quiet retreat – loved the animals – a great place after riding for a week on a motorbike. Thanx!
Linda & Ron – Australia

Shooting a movie in Muriwai. After a 16hr day during a month of 16hr days, I am so glad to lay my head here! Exhausted! Found my home away from home. Many, many thanks!
Phillippa – Te Arai Point NZ

We are very happy – excellent place with great owners. Thank you too for our opportunity to be here. Our feeling is we are staying in our house at the country in Poland. Best wishes.
Mira & Stawek – Poland

We lived almost 2 months in this beautiful place with this lovely family. Nice and great remembers in our heart, we will never ever forget you. Thank you for all your support. Best wishes, family.
Sergio & Faby – Chile

Just what we needed! Thanks for your warm welcome and comfortable accommodation.
Brendan & Claire – Alice Springs Australia

Thank you for the warm welcome. Your place is very comfortable – despite the power outage! Blue eggs too!! (+ not because they’re cold 🙂 )
Kim & leAnne – Dunedin NZ

What a treasure in these lovely hills – couldn’t believe the luck in finding you as we staggered off the flight from the U.K! So you, and “your super family and other animals” became base camp for our explorations, near and far, of the delights north of Auckland. We shall recommend – and hope to return ourselves. Thank you Wendy and Buzz, and daughters (and Mum of 85!), for sharing your friendship and your amazing home with us this week. It has been a privilege. 
Sue & Bill – England

A warm welcome and excellent accommodation in a peaceful setting. Spacious and well-equipped. Friendly hosts. Thank you.
Gerrit & Jenny – Tauranga NZ

It’s one of the best B&Bs we have stayed in (in 7 weeks). Very friendly people & dog, they love their country and gave us a lot of helpful information. Thank you so much.
Uli & Sandra – Germany

Excellent accommodation in a beautiful peaceful place. Wonderful hosts very friendly and helpful. Will recommend to everyone! Thank you!
Brenda & Steve – England

The very best B&B we have stayed in!  Beautiful, peaceful surroundings, the warmest of welcomes, quite excellent accommodation. Will certainly recommend to friends and relations. Would make a considerable detour to be able to stay here in future visits!
Don & Mary – England

Really enjoyed our short stay – one night! Lovely people, friendly dog and absolutely BRILLIANT accommodation. Thank you!
Judy & Gordon – England

Lovely place to stay – really comfortable accommodation, spacious with everything to hand. Very friendly hosts that couldn’t do enough for us. Would love a return visit in the future. Highly recommended!
David & Aisling – Ireland

Wonderful place, so calm! Lovely welcome! Sadly, we could not be here for more than a night but will be next time in New Zealand.
Joyce & Christan – Argentina

A lovely place to stay with excellent hospitality. Really comfortable accommodation and ample provisions. Thank you for being a wonderful host. We look forward to a return visit when we are able.
Valerie & Gordon – England

Thank you so much for such a warm, friendly overnight stay, to revive us after our long journey from home!  Can’t wait to see our family in Wellington now.
Janice & Bob – England

Good place to relax!! We enjoyed our stay! Thank you for your warm welcome!
Bjorn & Rebecca – The Netherlands

Lovely setting and accommodation, perfect for a quiet weekend away from the city. Thank you for your wonderful hospitality.
Adrienne & Mike – Auckland NZ

A long trip, we arrived at 19.30, too late to go out for dinner but we fixed something with a little help and it did taste very well! It’s a nice place to stay, clean and comfortable, good bed!!!
Willem & Carrie – The Netherlands

Beautiful & peaceful spot. Helpful and friendly hosts & and dog. Pity we couldn’t have stayed longer. Thank you.
Bob & Pam – Australia

Such a beautiful place. Your welcome, hospitality and generosity were wonderful – thanks to all of you.
Doreen & Martin – Australia

Wonderful place to stay, comfortable, quiet and restful. Thanks for the experience.
Angela & Craig – Taranaki NZ

We stopped in for a rest … and what a peaceful rest is was; very happy & much restored, many thanks.
Kimbo & Simon – Taranaki NZ

This is exactly what we needed – tranquil and functional. Our host was lovely! Thank you!
Pierre & Manon – Quebec

Thank you all for letting us have your B&B; we had a wonderful time with you all and our holiday in NZ will stay in our thoughts very deeply also, thanks to you! God bless you all and keep you safe.
Pam & Hans – Switzerland

A lovely, lovely stay in the farmlands of N.Z. – Great fun to be so near the grazing cows. Thank you for your warm and gracious hospitality!
Caroline & Chris – USA

Your hospitality went beyond the “call of duty” – being from the country, we really enjoyed the animals, Abby (the dog) et al. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!
Edith & Norman – Canada

You have a wonderful place! Thank you for the warm welcome!
Josef & Stephanie – Austria

Best wishes for Wendy, Buzz and their lovely daughters! (The rest is in Chinese!)
Emma Han – China

Another great stay, I only wish it was for longer! Fantastic to see you all again, all the best for the future!
Joe – England

Thanks so much for your hospitality – it was a pleasure to stay in your well-appointed unit and to meet you. Best of luck!
Susan & Tom – USA

A warm thank you to the family who welcomed us. Lovely to be met with smiles and laughter to make us feel at home. A house is not a home without a heart. You people are the heart of this place. A warm thank you to you all.
Tohu & Maraina – Northland NZ

Second morning in New Zealand. Nice to wake up in peaceful place and especially in summer. Greetings from the land of Father Christmas!
Maija & Markku – Finland

We needed a break from noisy surburbia and found a tranquil haven in Hillside – thanks!
Lynda & Jim – Auckland NZ

A fantastic place that is only made better with the warm welcome – thank you all!
Joe – England