Welcome to our home. Situated within walking distance to most of Cromwell’s amenities, this is the perfect spot for any visitor to Cromwell.
We are semi-retired Southland farmers who are in love with this part of Central Otago. Nestled idyllically in the heart of the wine region, there are many places and activities that will appeal to everyone. Orchards, vineyards and wineries for the wine lover as well as trout fishing, boating and slow walks around historic gold country. Cromwell is also a short drive from New Zealand’s favourite ski fields, Wanaka and Queenstown.
The Bungalow, situated on the corner of Barry and Gair Ave, offers 2 rooms of luxury accommodation, both with their own bathroom and lovely mountain views. Guests have a sitting/dining area and a kitchen with a large fridge and a microwave. The accommodation is a separate wing of the house with it’s own entrance offering complete privacy.
Continental or cooked breakfast boast a degree of homemade fare sure to impress.
The Bungalow is suitable for a couple or a group of 4.
We invite you to experience life on a working sheep & cattle farm or simply relax in tranquil surroundings. We welcome children and in the spring there are usually lambs to feed, as well as the grown up lambs that just love to be fed bread or willow. We are 45 minutes to Queenstown, 40 minutes to Wanaka, 25 minutes to Alexandra/Clyde (The Rail Trail is situated here) & 8 minutes to Cromwell.
Lunch and a 3 course evening meal is available on request. 1 King Bedroom 1 Double Bedroom 1 Twin King Single Bedroom guests share bathroom To make your stay unique and memorable, our policy is to only have a group, couple or family at any one time. A 4WD farm tour conducted by Peter, outlining the history of the property and the area, as well as an overview of the day to day workings of the farm, is included in the price. If staying for more than one night, you are invited to “help” on the farm
Self Contained Bed & Breakfast. Peace and quiet, a big blue sky with magnificent views across the Kawarau Arm of Lake Dunstan to hills of gold and local award winning vineyards and restaurants. Relax in our quality bed and breakfast accommodation. Separate peaceful accommodation with Lake Dunstan right at the gate. Suitable for a couple, or a family of 5, or any combination in between.
2567 Luggate-Cromwell Road, Queensberry 9383, New Zealand
Welcome to Queensberry Inn – Central Otago’s Finest Historic Inn Originally, in 1887, Queensberry Inn was a gold miners’ and travelers’ inn. Now this renovated and modernised stone property is an ideal country retreat for those wanting something special and a little different. The former grooms’ quarters and tack room have been carefully converted into a modernised Stone Cottage with ensuite facilities. The Stables at Queensberry Inn (also with ensuite) have been renovated with similar care and attention. Both the Cottage and The Stables are very private and set in the beautiful grounds of the Inn. Queensberry Inn is situated on two hectares of trees, lawns and garden, with over 300 white roses (Iceberg, Margaret Merrill and French Lace). Fifteen minutes drive from Wanaka or Cromwell on the Wanaka-Cromwell highway it is the perfect country escape while still centrally located. Queensberry Inn was described in the November 2008 Cuisine magazine as ‘the best place in the world to view the Milky Way’. It lies in an area of outstanding natural beauty where there is no shortage of actvities and places to discover whatever season you decide to visit. Or you can just relax, soak up the ambience of the Inn and enjoy the surrounding rural landscapes.
Surrounded by thyme-covered hills in the historic gold mining township of Bannockburn, a stay at the unique Grapeview Bed & Breakfast is one you will remember for years to come.
The modern self-contained apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms(master and twin single), laundry, bathroom, living area and private courtyard garden. In addition guests can access a full-sized billiard table, free internet and an outdoor barbecue and pizza oven.
In Suz and Lloyd Allison’s rambling one acre garden, you will find almond, walnut and cherry trees, vegetable and flower gardens, a boutique vineyard and friendly free range hens.
The couple pride themselves on giving all their guests a warm welcome and a relaxing and enjoyable experience here in the ‘Heart of the Desert’, in beautiful Central Otago.
Five minutes drive from Cromwell, Bannockburn’s rugged, arid landscape is home to some of New Zealand’s most highly acclaimed vineyards. Visit Mt Difficulty (a dining experience not to be missed), Felton Road, Carrick, Akarua, Ceres and more. Scenic walks and cycle tracks wind their way through historic gold mining workings and hills, some accessed right from the back doorstep. Artists abound around Bannockburn and there is an excellent Arts Trail covering the wider area. Just up the road are lakes and rivers, ski fields, a championship golf course and the Highlands Motorsport Park.
Welcome to Burn Cottage Retreat, a beautiful property with a series of private self-contained cottages set amongst the rolling hills of Cromwell. Situated close to the best of Central Otago, yet quiet and peaceful enough for a real retreat, it’s the ideal base from which to explore the area.
If you’re looking for an authentic cottage stay experience, treat yourself to some of the best accommodation in Cromwell, NZ. At Burn Cottage Retreat you’ll enjoy a beautifully appointed and individually decorated private cottage.
Modern comforts include free WiFi so you can stay in touch with the outside world whilst ensconced in the peaceful ambience. Open plan layouts in each cottage allow the beautiful crisp air to flow throughout the rooms, and the landscaping ensures privacy from other guests. Imagine enjoying a bottle of local wine by the fire during your winter getaway, or coming home to a cool and private sanctuary after a sunny day out on the golf course.
We also provide convenient accommodation for Central Otago wedding guests and bridal parties during the summer wedding season.
Explore all the features and amenities of our self-contained cottages, where breakfast hampers are available on request.
For more information or to book your stay, call us on +64 3 445 3050 or 027 208 8565, or get in touch online.
River Rock Estate is a Boutique Vineyard and Winery with Bed and Breakfast accommodation set amongst the vines located in Cromwell. Sample wines such as Pinot Gris, Reduced alcohol Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Naked Pinot, Rose’, Sauvignon Blanc and Port in the Tasting room located upstairs in the two storey barn with views over Cromwell and the surrounding country side. River Rock Estate is a 1-hour drive from Queenstown and Wanaka’s main ski fields, Coronet Peak and The Remarkables and Cardrona Ski Areas. It is a 40-minute drive from Queenstown Airport. Due to its extreme winters and summers, the town is quite conducive to wine growing. A number of wineries allow wine tours and tastings. It was also a former gold mining town and gold panning and goldmine tours are quite popular. Open seven days, Summer 11am-9pm, Winter 11am-5pm
This specialty Bed and Breakfast is 2 minutes drive from the center of Cromwell and 2 minutes walk to Lake Dunstan. Our designer bedrooms have balconies with lake and mountain views. With stunning views of the Mount Pisa Range, this house is situated on a large private section and offers guests the use of an outdoor spa and swimming pool. Private off-street parking and free WIFI is available. Firewood Creek House provides a relaxed atmosphere and guests are encouraged to make themselves at home. Cromwell is perfectly located (45mins) between Queenstown and Wanaka, making it ideal for those wishing to explore all of what Central Otago has to offer. Your choice of a continental and/or cooked breakfast is included as part of the room rate. Please contact us for current room rates.
Vines on Bannockburn – Set on a 2 Hectare lifestyle block with Vines, Olive trees and garden with rural views, our spacious, bright and clean rooms offer everything you should need for a fantastic stay. Fully furnished and well equipped, we provide clean linen and towels, and soap/shampoo, hairdryer, selection of teas and a Nespresso coffee maker for all day use.
There is the totally separate guest lounge with TV. Unwind from the day and soak up the stunning mountain views overlooking the Vines. Relax here with a coffee or local wine.
We have mountain bikes available for those wanting to experience some of the various trails/tracks.
We are located just 5 km from the Cromwell Mall with its cafes, Supermarket and shops, and a 5 minute drive to the many local wineries in and around Bannockburn, Highlands Motorpark, or Cromwell’s Historic Precinct with it’s art galleries, gift shops, cafes, farmer’s market (Sundays),the old ‘Vic’ pub. Queenstown and Wanaka are each 55km away.