Paddle Whanganui River, pedal Tiber trail, ride Forgotten World Highway, walk in Tongariro National Park, Whanganuni National Park. Ski Mt. Ruapehu. Or just stopover on your travel south, north, east or west. Grandad's Cottage is centrally located.

Relax in cosy lounge with large TV, piano and fire in the winter. The lounge is a place where you're going to meet other guests or interact with the host. There will be a basic self serve continental breakfast available in the morning. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms and shared areas.

Rooms are private and all other facilities, lounge, dining room, kitchen and bathroom, are shared. You're welcome to browse our library and walk around the property. We have access to the Whanganui river.

All the time throughout your stay there's a host will be available to help you plan your journey, give advice about local activities and beyond.

We are 5 km away from the town centre with shops,cafes and supermarket.

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • BBQ Facility
  • Pet Friendly
  • Laundry

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$35-$70 (Adult)
Low Season
$30-$60 (Adult)


Months of Operation
All Year