Rose Cottage Bed and Breakfast Accommodation

Whenuanui Farm's Rose Cottage near Helensville, North Auckland is a self-contained country cottage B & B accommodation, 45km NW of Auckland.

Whenuanui provides an authentic and convenient NZ rural retreat close to the historic twin river townships of Helensville and Parakai on the Kaipara River. Rose Cottage is well situated for people looking to enjoy a classic New Zealand farm.  A quiet rural retreat so close to Auckland for weekend and longer stays.  Also a convenient stopover for travellers either arriving or leaving New Zealand within 1 hour's drive from Auckland Airport.  On State Highway 16 Coast to Coast Northland tourist route.

Explore the attractions of the Kaipara River Valley including: farm walks, walking trails in Helensville, South Kaipara Head, Woodhill Forest mountain biking and a range of Woodhill Forest activities, Muriwai Beach with its spectacular western coastline and gannet colony, Kumeu wine trails and Parakai thermal pools. Very close to Woodhill Sands Equestrian Centre and four superb country golf links and courses. Enjoy local cafes, restaurants and shopping.

Whenuanui's Rose Cottage offers comfort and privacy within the gardens of the beautifully restored Whenuanui Homestead (kauri villa circa 1912). TV, kitchenette and microwave. All weather tennis court available. The family homestead and gardens have panoramic views of Helensville and the Kaipara River Valley.

Whenuanui Farm is a 376 hectare Helensville sheep and beef farm with easy farm walks and tranquil surrounds.

Breakfast is self catered allowing you to enjoy breakfast at leisure.

Your Hosts: Dianne & Richard Kidd
Whenuanui Farm – 2191 State Highway 16, RD 2 Helensville, NZ.  Only available with prior reservations.

Tariff: Double NZ$140 / Single $140 per night.  Includes self catered continental breakfast.

Payment: Direct Credit preferred.  $7.50 transaction fee for credit cards.


Phone: +64 (09) 420 8007
Mobiles: Richard +64 (027)4599 135 or Dianne +64 (021) 681 811

Guest Rooms: Self-contained cottage with queen size bed in combined studio living with kitchenette.
Ensuite with shower.

Smoking not permitted indoors.
Location: 45km NW of Auckland City on State Highway. 3km from Helensville township.

Rose Cottage Bed and Breakfast is on the doorstep of Muriwai Beach and its world renown Gannet colony.  It is also within 10 minutes drive of Woodhill Forest Mountain Bike Park and Woodhill Sands Equestrian Centre  providing easy access to some of the best activities and things to do in West Auckland.

Enquire now to book Rose Cottage B&B

To enquire about accommodation at Rose Cottage B&B please fill in the form below and submit. We will be in contact shortly. If your enquiry is urgent, please phone: +64 (09) 420 8007 or Richard +64 (027) 459 9135