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Relax with a vino in the outside bath, next to the brazier, room for two or go solo!The Kaniere River, forms the Northern boundary on our property.
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The Nest at Hurunui Jacks

The Nest at Hurunui Jacks

3 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
Half-bath
3 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
Half-bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Maureen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean11 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Nestled in native bush, The Nest is a stand alone fully self contained unit with outdoor bath and shower. Set on 15 acres of private land, own lake, historic water race, and the Kaniere River are on your doorstep. Live like a local for a little while!

Amenities

Essentials
Heating
Washer
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Breakfast

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM

256 Reviews

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Swati User Profile
Swati
January 2014
John and Maureen were amazing hosts with a lovely accommodation. Their house was perfectly located in the wilderness, far from the hustle bustles of the city. When we got lost on the way, John took the effort to come all the way to find us in the late hours of the evening. And Ma…
Fiona User Profile
Fiona
April 2018
Thanks Maureen for sharing that lovely little piece of paradise :) The weather was less than ideal for exploring Hokitika but our stay at The Nest was just perfect! Be prepared to try the most delicious yoghurt, sleep on the most comfortable bed and enjoy a soak in the lovely out…
Beka User Profile
Beka
April 2018
Great getaway to feel like you're in the wilderness but not far from town and local walking spots
Ashley User Profile
Ashley
April 2018
Thoroughly enjoyed waking up so close to the bush and hearing the birds singing, especially the wee robin that tried to help himself to my breakfast. Loved the breakfast treats Maureen provided (the ginger jam was delicious). Would definitely recommend!
Mia User Profile
Mia
April 2018
Wonderful little retreat just out of Wanaka! Maureen and her furry friend Dennis were fabulous hosts... The scenery was picturesque and the outdoor bath/shower was something else! It was freezing out but the steaming hot water made it easy to use. Loved it, great middle stop duri…
Monica User Profile
Monica
April 2018
Beautiful location. We loved the outdoor bath under a beautiful ceiling of stars. Very welcoming and friendly host. Thankyou Maureen.
Dafydd User Profile
Dafydd
April 2018
Maureen is a fantastic host and The Nest is great place to stay as a couple or small family. We stayed with a 14 month old baby (brought our own travel cot) and it was perfect place to base ourselves for 3 nights at Hokitika.

Hosted by Maureen

Hokitika, New ZealandJoined in September 2013
Maureen User Profile
257 Reviews
Maureen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Our favourite word is REAL. We like to give our guests a real West Coast experience, real food, with real people. We love our life here in this stunning part of the world and sharing what we have created ( still a work in progress!). Live every day like your hair is on fire!
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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