Enjoy a New Zealand lifestyle experience on our 4 acre working farm that is on a journey to becoming self sufficient and environmentally sustainable. Try some of our farm, craft or dining experiences.
Country Villa Estate Farm Tour Embark on a hands on experience feeding the chickens and ducks, explore the multi sensory butterfly and insect sanctuary. View wild birds nesting and bees working hard on the hazelnut orchard in our goal to become a self sustainable lifestyle farm. Optional extra for the brave - visit our worm farm that provides our garden with nutritional liquid gold. FREE for guests
Alfresco Dining in the Country Villa Estate Olive Grove For a unique, private and special dining experience we offer our guests an evening meal of local feasts, complimented with dessert. Bean bags and snuggle rugs for enjoying the night sky in the ambience of the olive grove complete the evening. Must be booked when you book your accommodation, please. $45 per person
Experience traditional Maori flax weaving and Te Reo Language here @ Country Villa Estate Discover the traditional methods of flax harvesting, the Maori protocols, selecting and cutting the leaves, storage and disposing of scraps. preparing flax for weaving, softening and using the leaves. Learn the skills to weave and create your own flax flower to take home. 1 hour $30 per person