Wharepuke Subtropical Cottages. Wharepuke Subtropical Accommodation are family run eco cottages in Kerikeri, Bay of Islands, Northland, New Zealand. Stylish self catering, eco cottages nestled amongst 2 hectares of award winning subtropical garden.

Wharepuke Subtropical Cottages

Cottage, Holiday Home, Medium Stay, Motel - Kerikeri

Wharepuke Subtropical Accommodation is family run eco-cottages in Kerikeri, Bay of Islands. Stylish self-catering, eco-cottages nestled amongst 2 hectares of award winning subtropical garden.

The onsite cafe and restaurant FOOD at Wharepuke offers a Modern European/Thai Fusion style menu made with fresh local ingredients. Awarded "Northland Cafe of the Year" our Kerikeri restaurant is fully licensed. FOOD is open to our Kerikeri accommodation guests and the general public.

Art at Wharepuke is a purpose built gallery exhibiting internationally recognised printmaking and quality works in other mediums.

The Cottages

The 5 one bedroom self-catering cottages are designed for 2 people but can sleep 4, with a superking bed or twin long singles in the bedroom and a slat fold-out sofa bed in the living room.

Cottages are individually furnished with original art and each have a large personal deck overlooking the grounds. Kitchenettes have a 2 plate hob, fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, utensils and crockery.

  • New Zealand Merino wool duvet and electric blankets
  • Free Internet
  • Telephone
  • Filtered drinking water
  • 1 x wheelchair accessible cottage
  • Laundry service available
  • Off street parking

It's important to us for you to enjoy our garden oasis, we provide modern features yet are close to nature - a tranquil setting with lots of things to do.


We're within walking distance of the bustling boutique village of Kerikeri, Stone Store, Mission House, Maori Pa, replica Maori village, the river and nature reserves.

Thirty minutes drive could encompass; the Bay of Islands, Waitangi or Paihia, numerous artisans, local speciality food and wine shops, 3 spectacular golf courses and beaches.

Eco Accommodation

Our green accommodation cottages are purposefully designed for energy conservation. We use available local goods and services, organic cleaners and products and attempt to save water energy and detergents by encouraging reuse of sheets and towels by guests. We recycle rubbish and our own sewerage system bio-treats waters which end up back on the garden. We also offer local and organic food/drinks where possible.

Eco Garden Tours

Enjoy established lush subtropical gardens, which covers 2 hectares. It showcases Robin Booths lifetime collection of rare and unusual plants. Wharepuke Subtropical Garden was awarded "Garden of Significance" NZGT

190 Kerikeri Road
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