1. New Zealand
  2. Wellington
  3. Masterton District
  4. Tidsfordriv Rural Retreat B & B

Tidsfordriv Rural Retreat B & B

1br privateroom
Masterton District,Wellington,New Zealand
  • Wifi
  • Breakfast
  • Parking


The Space

Tidsfordriv Rural Retreat is a 64 acre farmlet with a modern home set in parklike surrounding. The house overlooks a large lake with many species of birdlife. Glenys has been home-hosting for 27 years and knows how to make your visit special. A Queen room with double bed and a twin room with single beds. A group of 4 can be catered for with bathroom sharing. One group at a time is the normal with a private bathroom. You will enjoy walking around the extensive gardens and the farmland. Laundry facilities are available. Free WIFI is also available. Relax in the family lounge or on the verandah to absorb the great scenery. Your Hosts Glenys and Athol enjoy talking about local history, their travels, conservation and encourage you to have dinner with them This is by arrangement @ $30pp with pre dinner drink. Special diets can be catered for. The area of Wairarapa is mainly a rural district with agriculture and horticulture being the prime industries. Matahiwi is a rural area founded by early settlers to the Wairarapa. Sheep, beef and cropping is the main farming industry around this area. Good rail transport to and from Wellington each day with the Railway Station just 8kms from Tidsfordriv Rural Retreat. Wairarapa Wineries are renowned for the wonderful wine they produce. A visit to Pukaha Mt Bruce Wildlife Centre, Castlepoint or a walk in the Tararua Forest Park are worth staying an extra day to visit.

Guest Access

Guests are invited to share the family lounge and walk around the property at leisure. Laundry facilities are available and WIFI is free.

Interaction with Guests

Hosts Glenys and Athol enjoy conversations with guests, especially about local history, gardening and conservation. We are keen travellers and have visited many parts of the world. You are invited to have dinner @ $30pp with pre dinner drink.

The Neighborhood

The Wairarapa district is a rural community based on agriculture and horticulture activities. The rural lifestyle is special to this part of New Zealand. There are many wonderful places to visit while in this area.

Getting Around

A good rail service runs between Masterton and Wellington. The railway station is just 8 kms from your destination.

Other Things to Note

Visit Pukaha Mt Bruce Wildlife Centre, Castlepoint or take a walk in the Tararua Forest park.

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  • TV
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Free parking on premises
  • Breakfast
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Heating
  • Family/kid friendly
  • Suitable for events
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Smoke detector
  • First aid kit
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Essentials
  • Shampoo
2 - Real Bed

Place's rules

Guests are encouraged feel "at home" at "Tidsfordriv". No smoking on the property please. No pets please.
Checkin time
4:00 AM
Checkout time
11:00 AM
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