Things to do near Kamahi, Glow Worm Rock Cave and Hot water Beach


1 September 2012
Escape to Kamahi Cottage
by Baz McAlister for Qweekend
"Kamahi Cottage is off the beaten path – but that's fine. Sitting in the porch swing, soaking in the stillness and sweeping views out across the misty, purple-floored King Country valley at twilight as an affectionate cat fusses around your leg, it's a secret you're almost loath to share." read more...

Lorraine Elliott stays at Kamahi Cottage
Australian food writer, Lorraine Elliott ("Not Quite Nigella") describes her stay at Kamahi Cottage. read more...

“Zopf” - Swiss Plaited Bread
by 'Not Quite Nigella'
"I stayed at an amazing place called Kamahi Cottage where the hostess of the lodge Swiss born Elisabeth Cowan baked us a delicious Zopf or plaited Swiss bread for breakfast”. read more...

Coming Home to Kamahi
by Amelia Norman
"If Kamahi Cottage were my home, I doubt I would ever have left. The cottage is New Zealand's only fiveā€star farmstay and was built with the express purpose of enveloping exclusive guests in utmost comfort amongst the serenity of the King Country farmland..." read more...

OTOROHANGA – New Zealand's Kiwiana capital
by Laurel Watson, In My Kitchen

Waitomo? I'll tell you why...
by Thomas Jones, Fine Restaurants & Villas

Waitomo has the WOW factor
by Laurel Watson

Enjoy a Peaceful Stay at Kamahi Cottage
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  • We will be recommending this place to everyone for years to come! — Tripadvisor.

  • Elisabeth's pastries are as sweet as her welcome. — Tripadvisor.

  • Can't recommend Kamahi highly enough, and hope to get back there in a few years. — Tripadvisor.

  • I would hope to be able to stay at Kamahi Cottage on any return to the North Island. — Tripadvisor.

  • The hosts are warm, professional and friendly. Highly recommended! — Tripadvisor.

  • For city dwellers like me, Kamahi Cottage was absolute paradise. — Tripadvisor.