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Waterfalls - Omeru Reserve

10.8 km's from A Deer Cottage, you will find Omeru Waterfalls, where you will experience a magical bush walk with fantails flitting all around you



In Woodhill just 25 km's away, you will find Moko Ink, with the talented and sort after Inia Taylor, a Traditional  Cultural Ta Moko Tattooist.  Bookings:


Local Market


On the third Sunday of every month all year round, this lively village market is located in the Kaukapakapa  Village, featuring locally made crafts, home made breads and pastries. A little flea market where you might find a trinket to take home

Leisure Activities - Geothermal Mineral Pools


Just 17.6 km's to Parakai you'll find the therapeutic geothermal mineral pools where you can soak the worries of the day away

Birds - Muriwai Gannet Colony


A scenic 40 minute drive to Muriwai, a rugged West Coast beach, with the Gannet Colony on your doorstep, magnificent scenery will be sure to delight


Helensville is only 14.6 km's from Kaukapakapa, a quaint town situated on a picturesque little inlet, houses a  Supermarket, Medical facility, Chemist, Library, Art Gallery, Shops, Cafes and the Helensville Museum. 

Auckland CBD


Auckland's central business district, with many restaurants, cafes and bars. Home to the Sky Tower and Casino, Town Hall and Aotea Centre for live shows, the Comedy Club and seaside Viaduct and Wynyard Quarter precincts.



 4 km's  from A Deer Cottage, is the little town Kaukapakapa, home to 'Shark n Tatties'  (a great fish n chip shop) a General Store, The Kaukapakapa Hotel  & Pub, Hairdresser,  Primary School and Fire Station, local Village Hall and a great kids playground. Also the last Petrol Station going North on State Highway 16 for 46 km's .

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