Fly Fishing in the Waikato

Fly Fishing in the Waikato

Planning to head to the Waikato for a spot of fly fishing? Make Awenydd Bed & Breakfast your home-base away from home. Central to many fishing fishing spots, after a day in and on the water, head back to ours for a hot spa, warm and cozy accommodation, self contained living, and a slice of […]

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Livingstone Aquatic Centre

Livingstone Aquatic Centre

Hurtle down the hydroslide, swim lanes in the 25 metre indoor pool, play under the water features, soak in the spa or heat up in the sauna. This indoor facility makes the Livingstone Aquatic Centre an all-weather destination. They always endeavour to have a minimum of two lanes designated for public lane swimming and leisure. […]

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Mt Ruapehu

Heading to Mt Ruapehu?

The Mt Ruapehu ski season is fast approaching! Did you know Awenydd Bed & Breakfast is just a 2 minute diversion by car from SH39? Make it your half-way stop from Auckland or further north, to revive, soak in a hot spa, enjoy the cozy cottage (2 bedrooms, sleeps 4, self contained) and get an […]

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Yarndleys Bush Scenic Reserve

Go bush and head off on a leisurely walk through Yarndleys Bush.  A raised boardwalk and viewing platform enables visitors to enjoy the 14 hectares of beautiful forest without damaging the vegetable. Allow approx 30 minutes on this loop walk. Large Kahikatea, also known as white pine (some 35+ metres tall), are nestled amongst rolling […]

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Lake Ngaroto

Lake Ngaroto

Head off for a stroll around Lake Ngaroto, get back to nature and experience this natural wetland area. At 90 ha, Lake Ngāroto is the largest of 17 peat lakes in the Ohaupo District. These lakes were formed around 19,000 years ago, after the Waikato River abandoned its original course through the Hinuera Valley to […]

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Ohaupo Township

Ōhaupō translates to “place of a breeze at night” and is a rural community nestled within the ‘golden triangle’ of the Waipa District. The Ohaupo township is on SH3 between Hamilton and Te Awamutu, known for its peat lakes and the most delicious bakery in the district! Ohaupo Trivia The Ohaupo area and surrounding communitities […]

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Cambridge Farmers' Markets

Local Markets

When supporting local markets, everyone wins – the growers, the makers, the bakers, and the customers. It’s hard to beat fresh fruit and veggies, artisan goods and handcrafted homewares, particularly when buying direct from the producers who have put hours of love into perfecting their offerings. When visiting Awenydd Bed & Breakfast you’ll become an […]

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