Koru Riverside Retreat can accommodate up to four guests and offers:

spacious upstairs master suite with sitting area and superb bed
warm and friendly children's bunk room with rainbow mosquito net

Master Suite


  • Master suite with a super king bed, comfortable sitting area and ensuite bathroom
  • Adjacent bunkroom with two single bunkbeds (Note: Access to the bunkroom is through the master suite.)
  • Queen and single air mattresses for additional guests
  • Spectacular views of native bush and the Waiau River


fully equipped kitchen ready for the serious chef, beautiful bush view from wrap-around windows
open plan view through spacious lounge with comfy couch towards kitchen

Chef Kitchen



The fully stocked kitchen includes:

  • electric stove and oven
  • refrigerator
  • microwave
  • dishwasher
  • cookware
  • serving platters
  • bowls and service for 8
  • espresso/coffee maker
  • French press
  • tea/coffee
  • condiments, olive oil and spice rack



spacious wrap-around deck with outdoors artwork, barbecue and warm light coming out of open slider doors
gentle steps paved in natural stone lead down to the river's edge
view of the front of the house through a stand of beautiful mature Nikau palms with ferns

Deck & Grounds


  • Spectacular views of native bush and the Waiau River
  • Exclusive use of entire ½ acre property
  • Completely private – no neighbours
  • Large, wraparound deck
  • Terraced native bush gardens to the river’s edge
  • Bush walk along the riverside trail
  • Riverside spa pool
  • 30-metre swimming hole
  • Seasonal glowworms
  • Off street parking
  • BBQ


elegant white chairs on outside deck
soft grass on way down from house surrounded by lush bush

For Your Additional Comfort


  • Large freezer in conservatory
  • Grocery stores/markets close by
  • Towels, blankets, comforters and pillows are provided. Linens are available for a small fee, or you are welcome to bring your own.
  • Full laundry facilities
  • High-speed wireless internet, portable laptop desk mount, wireless keyboard and mouse (for PC)
  • Water closet (no shower) downstairs
  • New Zealand and Maori art
  • Sky TV (satellite), DVD/CD player
  • video rental store nearby
  • Massage table and exercise ball
  • Propane heaters
  • Log wood fire
  • Power voltage – 230v, 50hz