Fernleaf Farmstay Bed + Breakfast is situated in a beautiful rural location on our working farm in the middle of everything the diverse + beautiful Ruapehu region has to offer.
We provide a quality farmstay experience with home comforts, modern facilities + great food.
Handy to activities such as walking, tramping, canoeing, fishing, cycling + riding the rails through the Forgotten World.
We pride ourselves on treating everyone exactly the way we would like to be treated ourselves.
We are located 15kms out side of Taumarunui New Zealand on the historical “Forgotten World Highway”. We are a family owned and operated business. We grow around 8,000 lavender plants and get the oil out which goes into our own products. We have a Licensed Cafe’ and Shop open 7 days a week through summer. Our Lavender Farm lies adjacent to the famous Whanganui River and we offer you magical, peaceful tranquil surroundings of lavender fields, farm land and bush.Come and enjoy our wonderful place!!
Be spoilt by choice at Nevalea Alpacas, where we farm over 600 alpacas comprising of whispery whites, earthy browns and beautiful blacks. Come feed the alpacas and visit our farm shop, where we have designer knitwear for sale – 100% New Zealand grown and made. Nevalea farm their huacaya alpacas together with their sheep and cattle on 351ha, 16km north of Taumarunui on the adventure highway.
Nevalea Alpacas welcomes visitors to the farm to enjoy the ‘ultimate alpaca experience’. Get up close to these lovely animals, hand feed them, perhaps take one for a walk and if you are lucky view a birth.
View our website for tour details and pricing.