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Gum Tree Haven

SuperhostRaetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Entire house hosted by Sharon And Graeme
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Clean and tidy
14 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Sharon And Graeme is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Our place is close to the great Tongariro National Park. It includes Mt Ruapehu for skiing or snow boarding and tramping. Walk the world famous Tongariro Crossing and discover the cycle ways, kayak the Whanganui River and explore the 'Bridge to No Where'. Try trout fishing, a game of golf or visit the Waiouru Army Museum. Enjoy our cosy home with a wood fire whilst taking in the amazing mountain and rural views. Our place is good for couples and families (with kids) or small groups.

The space
Gum Tree Haven is a cosy modern home. Lots of windows give great views and captures the suns warmth. A wood burner or heat pump will keep you toasty in the winter. There is solar and wet back water heating with power back up.
There is plenty of parking for your car.
All linen ( blankets, bed sheets and pillow cases, bath towels, tea towels etc.) is supplied.
Electric blankets on all beds.
Each bedroom has an electric heater available.
The hosue has free wifi and there is also free Wifi just 2km away in Raetihi at the Ruapehu District Council/Library/Post Office site corner of Seddon and Duncan Streets.

Guest access
You will have access to the whole house.
You are welcome to walk down to the river but please close gates.
You will be surrounded by farm land with sheep and cattle often in nearby paddocks.
We have a selection of board games and children's toys for you to enjoy.
We have two e-bikes available for rental from our co-host Janet.
Rental per bike: $30 / half day and $60 / full day.
Text or call Janet on 021 1037363 to hire.

Other things to note
Depending on your time of arrival, Sharon's sister Janet may meet you or you will be advised of onsite key access arrangements.
Our place is close to the great Tongariro National Park. It includes Mt Ruapehu for skiing or snow boarding and tramping. Walk the world famous Tongariro Crossing and discover the cycle ways, kayak the Whanganui River and explore the 'Bridge to No Where'. Try trout fishing, a game of golf or visit the Waiouru Army Museum. Enjoy our cosy home with a wood fire whilst taking in the amazing mountain and rural views. Ou…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

Amenities

Iron
Smoke alarm
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Laptop-friendly workspace
Private entrance
Fire extinguisher
Kitchen
Washing machine
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Location

Raetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Our home is situated in farmland just over 2 km from the small town of Raetihi and 13 km from Ohakune and Mount Ruapehu. Its a great location from which to do the Tongariro Alpine Crossing or explore the Whanganui River.

Hosted by Sharon And Graeme

Joined in October 2016
  • 206 Reviews
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  • Superhost
Sharon grew up in the wonderful small rural community of Raetihi. Gum Tree Haven is situated on what was part of the original family sheep and beef cattle farm. The near by gum trees were planted by her grandfather. Life has taken Sharon to various parts of New Zealand and she lived for several years in Papua New Guinea, Hong Kong and Macau. Graeme and Sharon both enjoy travel but also love our spot by the mountain. Sharon's sister Janet assists us manage Gum Tree Haven. We look forward to sharing this special place with you.
Sharon grew up in the wonderful small rural community of Raetihi. Gum Tree Haven is situated on what was part of the original family sheep and beef cattle farm. The near by gum tre…
Co-hosts
  • Rachel
  • Janet
During your stay
Sharon's sister Janet helps manage arrangements on the ground.
Sharon And Graeme is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 15:00 - 23:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Safety & Property
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Learn more
Smoke alarm