Our cosy, charming, self-contained Chalet is very homely. Secluded position amongst limestone outcrops at the top of a magnificent garden in our farm. The farm is adjacent to Westhaven Inlet, and is approximately three hours drive from Nelson.
The Cockle is a unique kiwi beach house. Set among trees and just meters from beautiful Pakawau beach The Cockle is a perfect base for exploring the stunning west of Golden Bay or just relaxing and enjoying the peace and quiet of this special part of the world. World renown Farewell Spit, Wharariki Beach, and Kaihoka Lakes are all within easy driving distance. The Cockle has a hot tub on the deck, a cosy fire, and a private path leading to the beach where you can walk, swim, fish, or play.
We invite you to a magical place of astounding beauty and unspoiled wilderness. Westhaven is a private peninsular of 1000 acres. Recharge your batteries in beautiful surroundings and stroll along on the endless secluded beaches. There are many wonderful tracks for you to explore. Nestled amidst this abundant natural sanctuary, is our lovely cottage. Fantastic fishing, collect mussels, paua & opihi from the beach. Stroll endless beaches, let your soul rest.