Wharenui Queenstown

14 Guests

7 Bedrooms

4 Bathrooms

Rural Location

Mountain Views

From NZ$ 2,290 to 2,690 per night


 778 Malaghans Road

Wharenui is a spacious, rustic country family home, privately nestled amongst 11.5 acres of mature grounds, yet only a 5-minute drive to Arrowtown, 10-minutes to Coronet Peak ski field and 20-minutes to Queenstown. The charming character of this unique vacation rental instantly feels 'homely' and its spectacular setting feels private and peaceful. 

  Swimming Pool


  Tennis Court

  Pool Table


  Outdoor Fireplace

  Outdoor Dining Area

  Stunning Views

  Personal Concierge

  Luxury Linen

  Bathroom Essentials

  Sky TV


  Tea & Coffee

  Golf Course

  Walking Trails


  Biking Trails

  Ski Field

  Bedroom 1

1 x King + en suite

  Bedroom 2

2 x singles (shared bathroom with bedroom 1)

  Bedroom 3

1 x King or 2 x singles

  Bedroom 4

1 x King or 2 x singles

  Bedroom 5

1 x King

  Bedroom 6

1 x Queen + en suite (in the Cottage - seperate from the main house)

  Bedroom 7

1 x King or 2 x singles + en suite (in the Cottage - seperate from the main house)

  • Take care when using the bathtub
  • Wood fireplace will become very hot while in use
  • Swimming pool is securely fenced
  • Spa pool - remove steps or securely clip lid closed when not in use
  • Sauna is designated for adults only
  • Tennis court is not fully fenced
  • Radiators will become hot to touch
  • Paving and steps could become slippery when it is cold or icy
  • Property is mostly unfenced and backs onto a public walking trail


Wharenui’s main house has five bedrooms, two living rooms and a kitchen / dining area, whilst a separate charming stone cottage sleeps a further four guests with two ensuite bedrooms and a lovely cosy living room with another fire place.

In the main house, the extremely spacious living room has a large roaring open fire, large entertainment system and a pool table, and enjoys gorgeous views of the surrounding mountains. There is also a separate cosy den with an additional open fire which offers a more intimate space for relaxing, reading or watching TV. The kitchen and dining area is the perfect place for families to come together, with a table large enough for the whole group to dine together. In summer, you can open up the french doors onto the terrace and dine under the pergola while you enjoy the late warm evenings next to the outdoor fireplace and admire the stars in this rural setting.

For our outdoor lovers, the property also has a swimming pool, tennis court, spa pool, an expansive lawn and bubbling stream. With so much outdoor space, the children will certainly never run out of space to play at this beautiful home!

Being such a large vacation rental, Wharenui is the perfect place for up to three families or a group of friends to share a special holiday or milestone in a beautiful rural setting.

Please note that this villa is not suitable for events or functions hosting more than the maximum 14 guests. There are also external CCTV cameras. These do not face towards the interior spaces and are turned off for guest use.

MajorDomo Musings…

One of our favourite rustic, rural, resort-style homes – take a dip in the pool, play a few games of tennis, hang out by the BBQ, or snuggle up next to the roaring open fireplace, from check-in to check-out, it’s easy to stay at this home all day every day!


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