10 Good reasons to stay at Washpool

“Beautifully presented, well equipped, superbly set, one of the nicest places we’ve stayed in 35 yrs of touring New Zealand! Loved the family photos & history. Very interesting (and rather moving) to see the generations that have lived here.” Mike & Jeannette Keeling 

“If you have to turn forty, this might be the best place in the world to do so.” Emma & Jane, Pete & yanlin, Linden & matt


“Beautiful visit in beautiful scenery. Not many places could touch it, especially in UK. Thank you for making it possible & sharing it with other people.” Rosemary & Stan Fletcher

“A charming house, so well set up, everyone just loved – excellent library, games for all ages, wonderful historical photos, most impressive garden for the wild coast.” Betty Cuthbert 

“One of the loveliest places we’ve stayed. Gorgeous spot. Thank you!” Lyn & Terry

“Who needs Wharekauhau when we have Washpool? Many thanks.” Kathy & John 


“An oasis of peace and beauty, comfort and calm. Beautiful weather. Thanks.” Brian & Eileen 

“Fantastic holiday, as always.” Jo, Annabel, Archie, Jack & Tom

“Wonderful stay, thank you. Surfers, locals and horses were friendly. Spectacular weather and scenery. Seals could have smelled better!” Kim Moffatt 

“What an extraordinary place. Beautiful scenery in an amazing part of NZ. The house has everything you need and is extremely comfortable. “ Pru Lilburn