This modern and fully equiped kitchen is perfect for entertaining on any occasion with its large, wooden centrepiece island. Open up the sliding doors to let the country and expansive views in. If you do not want to cook a private chef can be arranged for any meal. Please enquire about reservation and cost.


Paul Duncan is a private chef and owns the catering company, Anise Private Chef and Catering. Paul is well qualified with over 14 years experience and has a great reputation in the Auckland community. With every dish Paul combines Asian and European flavours to create results that are unique and exceptional. Anise Private Catering offer services for private dinner parties, gourmet barbeques, boutique weddings and home catering events. If any of these services are required during your stay please book in advance.

CONTACT US > to reserve and enquire about cost.



In the centre between all of the bedrooms is the open plan lounge and dining area.  With its open beam ceiling and many lighting options this space transforms with the flick of a switch.  Open up the sliding doors to let in the sun, sounds and smells of our pure country.  Decorated with chic country, the specially designed interior will have you instantly feel at home.


Each uniquely styled bedroom is named after local flora and fauna with connection to the farm.

Every room is adjacent to the spacious living room which opens out to an expansive deck. Read below for more detail about each room.

HUS Art Farm Kauri Bedroom


King room with ensuite and wardrobe

Kauri are among the world's mammoth trees, growing to over 50 metres tall, with trunk girths up to 16 metres, and living for over 2,000 years.

HUS Art Farm Peoni Bedroom


Two king singles with ensuite and wardrobe

China’s national flower, the Peoni signifies opulence, beauty, honor and high social status.  A symbol of spring, it’s also used as a metaphor for female beauty and reproduction. 

The Peoni illustrates peace.

HUS Art Farm SilverFern Bedroom


King room with wardrobe

Māori hunters and warriors used the silver underside of the fern leaves to find their way home. When bent over, the fronds would catch the moonlight and illuminate a path through the forest.

HUS Art Farm Toe Toe Bedroom
HUS Art Farm Plu Blossom Bedroom
HUS Art Farm Lotus Bedroom


Single bunks with wardrobe

Pronounced ‘Toi, Toi,’ this giant tussock grass is an iconic part of the New Zealand landscape. Many Kiwis will remember, as children, running their hands through its unique ‘fur-like’ fronds. 

Maori once used Toe-Toe leaves to make baskets, kites, mats and roof thatching.


King single with wardrobe

Plum Blossom signifies a ‘friend of winter,’ and is also a representation of happiness and luck.


Queen room with wardrobe

Depicted in countless works of art, poetry and architecture, the Lotus is one of the most significant flowers in Chinese culture. It symbolizes perfection and purity of both heart and mind. 




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