Buy local Art direct. Art lessons, Beekeeping lessons Self defence lesson available. Central to cafes, supermarket and public transport available 35 minutes to the base of Mt Ruapehu. 10-15 minutes to Rail trail and Timber trail. Continental style breakfast available on request. Shuttles by arrangement. The whole cottage can be booked for $158 per night- See other listing. Freshly renovated and perfect as a base camp to see main North Island attractions or as a stop over.