~ friendly, secure and women aware. A bed and breakfast
popular with women traveling alone and highly recommended
by discerning guests.
you stay while on a farm holiday, a special occasion or just
taking time out. We offer you privacy in a delightful rural
atmosphere. Relax with a cool summer drink on the spacious
decking or enjoy the sun room warmth in winter. Slow down,
refresh your spirit and enjoy the genuine warmth of traditional
New Zealand kiwi hospitality at Ridgewood Farm.
guest acommodation is private with your own entrance and at
comfort is assured with comfortable beds, quality linen and
furnishings, electric blankets, woolen underlays, wool duvets,
soft or firm pillows and touch bed side lighting.
bathrobes, hair dryers and toiletries are supplied for your
hosts have a keen interest in antiques and restoration. Gay
previously an international tour guide is `well travelled'
and can understand and aniticipate your needs.
The Ridgewood farm homestead restorations started in 1995.
Macracarpa trees were milled on site to extend the homestead
and create the private guest wing accommodation. The guest
accommodation was built in keeping with the original homestead
also featuring the character of battened ceilings and wooden
latch door handles.
pets sharing daily life are 3 shy cats and Rhodesian Ridgeback
dogs that love any opportunity to socialise and be fussed
by willing guests. Typically they spend their time either
working on a suntan in summer or as close to the fire as possible
are aware not all guests are comfortable with large dogs and
on these occasions can be confined to their own quarters.