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Kamahi has 3 acres of landscaped gardens with panoramic views, BBQ facilities & lots of space for children to run and play.
Click here for comprehensive information about Waipa River trout fishing
We can advise you about great spots for trout fishing in our local Waipa River. (Fishing season October–June).
(15 minute drive from Kamahi Cottage)
New Zealand's official Kiwiana Town "(often called 'Oto' by locals) is a friendly, easy-going farming community and the perfect example of the Kiwi icon that is the one street town. Decorated with murals and displays of other Kiwiana, including the All Blacks, sheep, Maori carvings, gumboots, Anchor butter and pavlova." (Lonely Planet 2006). Great shopping, food and freshly roasted coffees at the Origin Coffee Company in the restored Railway Station.
Waitomo Golf & Country Club
(20 minute drive from Kamahi Cottage)
The Waitomo Golf Course (par 72) off State Highway 3 welcomes visitors.
(To check availability phone: 07 873 7978)
Ruakuri Scenic Reserve walk
(35 minute drive from Kamahi Cottage)
Click to read about this popular walk near Waitomo
Waitomo Glow Worm Cave
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(30 minute drive from Kamahi Cottage)
Waitomo's original & world famous glowworm experience. A 45-minute guided tour through over 250 metres of stunning underground scenery ending with a boat trip through the spectacular Glowworm Grotto.
(50 minute drive from Kamahi Cottage)
4 kilometres past the Mangapohue Natural Bridge off State Highway 37. The cave is not operated commercially, so you will need a torch and good boots, as the cave floor is slippery.
Kawhia & Aotea
(on the beautiful West Coast)
(1 hour drive from Kamahi Cottage via State Highway 31 from Otorohanga)
Fabulous scenery, dramatic black-iron sand beaches, fishing, boat trips & the amazing Hot Water Beach (Te Puia Hot Springs) on Kawhia’s Ocean Beach. Go at low tide - we'll give you a spade to dig your own hot pool!