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Whanga Bridge House on the Forgotten World Highway

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob

Overview of Whanga Bridge House on the Forgotten World Highway

Whanga Bridge House on the Forgotten World Highway

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

3 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 8

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Fireplace
Whangamomona, Manawatu - Wanganui

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMatemateaonga Track Trailhead69 min drive
  • Popular LocationMike's Brewery82 min drive
  • Popular LocationPukearuhe Beach106 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 8
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    2 single beds
Common area
    1 sofa bed

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Whanga Bridge House on the Forgotten World Highway

Family-friendly holiday home in Whangamomona
Welcome to our Whanga Bridge house situated in the heart of the tranquil village of Whangamomona in Taranaki.
This 1920’s cottage was originally a New Zealand Railways house and was moved to the present site in 1965.
Fully renovated in 2013 we now have a self-contained comfortable cottage with a large deck area to relax and unwind.
Cook for yourself or take a short stroll to the iconic Whangamomona Hotel which provides top quality food and beverage.
We also provide for horse trekking groups with purpose built pens to cater for up to 8 horses and riders.
We hope you enjoy your stay at our forgotten world highway hideaway and look forward to seeing you again.
Please note for 1 person the charge is $100.
Special conditions:
Smoking allowed outside only please
Pets allowed but not inside and need to discuss prior to arrival
Please note there are differing Prices for Children, Please enquire.

Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs and microwaves. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Family friendly

  • High chair
  • Children's toys
  • Children's games


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Electric kettle
  • Paper towels
  • Toaster


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo
  • Games
  • Books
  • Video library

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In a village

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Horse riding nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 8

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

Whanga Bridge House Forgotten World Highway Stratford District
Whanga Bridge Forgotten World Highway Stratford District
Whanga Bridge Forgotten World
Whanga Bridge House en la Carretera del Mundo Olvidada
Whanga Bridge House on the Forgotten World Highway Whangamomona

About this area


This holiday home is located in Whangamomona. Explore all the area has to offer with hiking/biking trails, mountain biking and horse riding.

What's nearby

  • Matemateaonga Track Trailhead - 69 min drive
  • The Three Sisters - 79 min drive
  • Yandle Park - 79 min drive
  • Mike's Brewery - 82 min drive
  • Pukearuhe Beach - 106 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 12 out of 14 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 14 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 14 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 14 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 14 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Perfect little spot
Lovely little property, friendly sheep right outside the door! Warm & cosy with the log burner and just a short walk across to the pub

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a nice cottage with an open fire right across the road from the famous Whangamomona pub
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

great stay for cycling group
This was a second visit to the Whanga Bridge house for 3 of our group. The house is well set up for bike 'packing' the Forgotten World Highway. Love the large covered verandah. A very short walk to the Whanga pub.

5/5 Excellent

Great spot. Grate house
Nice house well set up, clean ....a great way to break up the trip. Owners had thought of everything you need. Great covered deck with bbq. Comfy and definitely recommend

5/5 Excellent

This would have to be the most well stocked bach I have ever stayed in.There were games and books though to food and firewood..we loved it.Thanks we appreciate it..tim