Midway Auckland /Wellington. Beautiful peaceful country setting. Close to Tongariro National park on a working (Romney 2000 sheep and 200 cattle) farm. Trout fishing in Whanganui & Whakakpapa rivers. Close to Forgotten highway & magic glowworm alley.

Relax in the tranquil Tunanui valley midway Auckland / Wellington. Only 500 meters from SH4. Close for convenience - far enough away for peace and quiet.

Melvin is 3rd generation to farm Fernleaf - his Romney flock has been recorded for 100 years, focusing on Biological Farming with minimal chemical input. We are guardians of the land with a heart for the next generation

Experience local attractions - a tour of our beautiful, fascinating local glowworms under a starry sky, Trout fishing in the Whanganui / Whakapapa rivers, the world famous Tongariro Crossing, Forgotten highway - Magnificent local bush walks. 42 traverse and other new cycling pathways.

Carolyn loves to prepare home-cooked meals with special NZ treats!

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Pet Friendly

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$160-$180 (Adult)


Business Hours
6am - 11pm every day of the year except Christmas day
Months of Operation
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec