ABOUT CAIRNHILL FARM LOCATION AND SURROUNDS
We are within walking distance to several secluded beaches in Hallam Cove.
Easy access to some nice walks or hiking trails.
There are many adventure trails on the farm.
There is a beautiful regenerating Native Bush Reserve.
The farm is elevated and up to the saddle midway between Hallam Cove (Pelorus Sounds) and Admiralty Bay (Tasman Sea) with stunning panoramic views.
The life style is simple, natural and rejuvenating.
We experience some awesome and stunning sunrise, sunsets and rainbows with the amazing backdrop of mountains and hills.
The sunrise and moon rise is often breathtaking as it appears over the horizon.
We are close to the famous and historical French Pass Village and Rangitoto ki te Tonga/D” Urville Island connection.
At French Pass there is a spectacular and narrow, rocky, turbulent sea current with a rip tide between the Mainland and Rangitoto ki te Tonga/D” Urville Island.
So if you are looking for an awesome place to stay or accommodation in the RAI VALLEY or FRENCH PASS or TE TOWAKA region then CAIRNHILL FARM is an amazing place.
When it is your time to come you will be welcomed to… CAIRNHILL FARM …for an adventure and experience to remember.
Bookings are essential and must be confirmed directly with the person(s) coming before a booking is assured and accepted.
Location and a bit of History
Situated in Pelorus at the Northern end of Hallam Cove, Marlborough Sounds. A Beautiful lifestyle block elevated and stretching from the bay waterfront and rising to the Ridgeline Saddle with views over Hamilton Bay to De’Urville Isand and beyond to the Tasman Sea. Convenient and close to boat ramps. A Paradise In the amazing and beautiful outer Marlborough Sounds of New Zealand. The Sounds have been a major transport and communication network for Marlborough for 100’s of years dating back from the earliest of human history in the upper South Island.
The Pelorus Sound is still connected by a regular mail and delivery service known as the PELORUS MAIL BOAT. It is based in Havelock visiting and servicing many out lying and remote properties and communities. This trip is an amazing day out attraction for locals and tourists with picturesque scenery and frequent opportunities to watch the dolphins play.
The Pelorus Sound is extensive and interconnected with several other waterways and contains commercial marine farms and a marine reserve. Providing an extensive recreational space for fishing and many other water related activities. Connecting businesses, holiday homes, camping spots, families and communities on this unique Top Of The South Marlborough Sounds Location. French Pass is the main link by road, ferry or water taxi to De’Urville Island.
GOING WITH THE FLOW
We live and thrive in a remote location, so quiet it can be total silence. Sharing our space with the peaceful pace and beautiful throb of nature.
To begin with … it is a lifestyle farm.
There is always something in motion and happening.
Never a day that just stands still.
It is a never ending adventure and progression of life.
We enjoy a constant stream of visitors and volunteer helpers from islands, cultures and continents around the globe.
Most stay a while and become immersed in a unique opportunity to learn and contribute to an abundant lifestyle.
Immersed in the resources, the resilience, the regeneration and the boundaries of natural resources.
WHY WAIT? ARE YOU READY FOR?…
OFF THE GRID. Totally off grid. Solar and wind.
NO LANDLINE CONNECTION. All communications are wireless
WATER. Pure and clear from Cairnhill Springs
WASTE DISPOSAL. Self contained
RECYCLE. All else
HOTWATER. Via the log fired cooker and oven
HOME HEATING. Log fire.
FIREWOOD. On farm grown and harvested
VEGETABLES. Mostly from the Home garden
EGGS… Chickens are totally free range farm. Hen Heaven
FRUIT… Our farm orchard
BREAD AND COOKIES. Farm Baked
ANY QUESTIONS. ANY COMMENTS.
Drop us a line anytime with your questions or comments and we will be back in touch just as soon as we can.
First Choice for…
Breakaway. Farmstay. Work Exchange. Glamping. Camping. Back Packing. Camper Van. Cabin. Holiday Home. Accommodation
In the Marlborough Sounds. Or create your own personal package.
Click And Communicate… Contact CAIRNHILL FARM HERE
Our Physical or Postal Address is …
CAIRNHILL FARM. 268 Te Towaka Road, RD3 Rai Valley, Nelson-Marlborough. 7193
Tel-Txt (Int +64) 021 5777 46