Gore Bed and Breakfast
- Rata Room - NZ $100 single rate; $120 double
- Kowhai Room - NZ $75 room rate,
twin, single or children under 16 $20 each
- Heritage Lounge Room - Private Dining and Guest Living Area
This Gore Accommodation in Southland is unique, a Country Estate Retreat with tranquil Native Bush outlook and Mountainous environment. Your Gore Bed & Breakfast accommodation at Haumuri delivers you laidback country life, accommodating youthful hosts. Stay and enjoy this pleasurable surrounding, that's calming or invigorating. This Southland rural country province has a happening attitude which hosts many large events known Nation wide.
Allan, Robina and son Matthew wish to share this scenic treasure and give you an experience memorable of Southern Hospitality - genuine, wholesome generosity. Please let us give you a lasting impression of Southland. Allan Johnston is a busy farmer with 1047 acres to prosper. Experienced history with Farm Hosting in the neighboring Balfour/Longridge area. Allan enjoys trail riding, playing golf or hit of squash. Robina a busy house wife, willing farm slave, volunteer and networking business partner. Enjoys squash, Mountain biking and being eco-friendly. Matthew enjoys farming and his pets. Johnston being Scottish heritage is a strong influence in our home. Robina (nee Rickard) has family heritage of Moriori and Maori which is why blessed to be farming in significant Maori zone. Interesting Monarchy history dating back to Anne Boleyn with Danish royalties passing through generations that still exist today.
Haumuri B & B Retreat (Maori name referred to Croydon Bush “Wind from the rear”) is 10k's & 10mins west from Gore is opposite Dolamore Park entrance off Reaby road.
DOC Native Bush Reserve neighbours us with tramping tracks, waterfalls, lookouts, hunting and recreation area which is a great pleasure for the community. Travel west towards the immediate ranges/Mountainous the Hokonui's just past our local golf course, mountain bike tracks, and numerous walking tracks, well kept park and gardens. The Rivers closest are Otamita River and Mataura River and Waimea for the Trout fishing capital experience.
Southern Rural Beauty,
Rolling green pastures,
friendly folk & the pirate Rrrrrr
Heritage Lounge Room
A formal living room and dining area for guests. Tv, dvd, video and stereo for your pleasure. Video's and dvd's accessibility in this room and cd's. Library access in room and gallery hallway. Wine & beer available for purchase with meals cooked or complimentary with two nights accommodation or more. A personal entrance along covered verandah with barbeque facilities and plenty of seating, to enjoy the views sitting outside looking at tranquil bush. Listen to the birds or use the mountain bikes for a ride over our mid to high country property of 1800ft plus.
Comfortable accommodation at Country Estate, with a point of difference offer the "Experience of Southern Hospitality in the Land still known as Milk & Honey".