Our eco-friendly cedar cabin is the perfect place to get away from it all. Watch the sun rise over the ocean and set over the mountains. Enjoy a coffee while watching the sea birds soaring below and keep an eye out for dolphins (or, if you're very lucky, a whale!). Only 10 minutes' drive from Oamaru with its Historic Precinct and the end of the Alps to Ocean Cycle Trail, and with the beautiful Kakanui beaches just down the road.
We offer a cosy cabin in Kakanui, on the scenic route from Dunedin to Oamaru. 10mins drive to penguin colony and historic Oamaru. Kakanui has a shop for groceries, alcohol, take-aways and petrol. A restaurant in walking distance, open Wed-Sun. Maheno café/hotel is 10mins drive. Have a lovely quiet walk to river and along the beach and then back to the tiny house for coffee or tea. Self-serve breakfast is provide for first night. We are a couple who love guests. We speak English, Swiss-German.
You will find us in the South Island 15 minutes south of Oamaru and 25 minutes North of Moeraki. Kakanui is a quiet seaside village with beaches to swim in, a river to fish in, places to walk. We have Coast our local restaurant, and our shop for groceries. A great place to take fantastic photos, whitebait when it is the season and a place to just relax and enjoy Oamaru has the historic precinct, blue penguin colony, a variety of eateries and great shopping. Moeraki has the historic boulders.