FREE Wifi in all Chalets and a FREE Continental Breakfast!
Grafton Cottage offers boutique accommodation in individually designed studio, 1 and 2 bedroom cedar chalets. All have en suites, spacious adjoining decks, and tea and coffee facilities, electric blankets, fridge, microwave, TV and toaster. Two Chalets are fully self-contained.
With on site staff catering to all your needs and daily housekeeping included in the room rate let us spoil you while you relax and leave your worries behind.

Being just over an hour from Auckland we are the ideal base for exploring the Coromandel Peninsula.

Grafton Cottage & Chalets is truly a magical place to stay to enjoy The Coromandel. It is nestled in a panoramic position overlooking Thames with breathtaking sea views ,The Hauraki Plains and The Firth of Thames. Grafton Cottage and Chalets offers unique & peaceful accommodation in a secluded, peaceful, tree-lined setting far from any traffic noise.

From your deck, or from the sun terrace, you will enjoy fantastic vistas and sunsets that never cease to amaze.

FREE Bottle of New Zealand Wine when three or more nights are booked with us.

Activities and facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • FREE Wifi. FREE full continental breakfast included in Tariff. Courtesy bus service for your night out if required.
  • Interconnecting rooms
  • Luggage storage
  • On-site parking
  • Outdoor pool - unheated
  • Pets allowed
  • Playground
  • Spa/Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Wifi access

Location

304 Grafton Road, Thames 3500 New Zealand

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Grafton Cottage & Chalets

Rooms and rates

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Book Rata Chalet NZ$165 120 120 120 SoldSold120 SoldSoldSoldSoldSoldSoldSold120
from NZ$180 per night

Camellia Chalet

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Very secluded chalet ideal for honeymooners or couples. Sip wine on the deck as you watch the sunset over the sea and the Hunua Ranges. Wake to the sound of the birds, open the curtains and enjoy the panoramic views of the firth of Thames.

  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • CD player
  • Fans
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Kitchenette (basic facilities)
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • 1 double
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Kowhai Chalet

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The Kowhai chalet is a two storey chalet with a queen bed on the upper floor, daybed downstairs and living area. Every room has spectacular sea views. The private deck gets day long sun even in winter and feels as though you are sitting in the tree tops.

  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Kitchenette (basic facilities)
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 double and 1 single
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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults NZ$20.00. The room caters for a maximum of 3 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 3 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 7 Days (all) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 7 days prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the booking.
from NZ$180 per night

Kauri Chalet

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The Kauri chalet is a two story self-catering chalet with a queen bed & ensuite on the upper floor. The lower floor has a fully equipped kitchen with a four burner gas hob, full sized electric oven, living/dining, private deck with magnificent sea views

  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • DVD player
  • Fans
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 double and 1 single
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Rates are for 2 people The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 7 Days (all) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 7 days prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the booking.
from NZ$170 per night

Manuka Chalet

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The Manuka chalet is a two story chalet, large bedroom with queen bed & 2 singles on the upper floor. Lower floor has a fully equipped kitchen with a four burner gas hob, full sized electric oven, bathroom & private deck. This is our Pet friendly chalet.

  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • DVD player
  • Full kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 double and 2 singles
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Cancellation policy Minimum 7 Days (all) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 7 days prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the booking.
from NZ$130 per night

Rose Chalet

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Rose chalet is a studio unit. It opens to a deck that joins the sun terrace, spa and barbecue area. Queen bed, electric blanket, ensuite includes bath and shower over bath, tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, microwave, TV, hair dryer and a toaster.

  • Alarm clock
  • Ceiling fans
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Kitchenette (basic facilities)
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower over bath
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 double
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Cancellation policy Minimum 7 Days (all) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 7 days prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the booking.
from NZ$120 per night

Rata Chalet

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Short/Simple stay? All you need, 180 degree sea views, full cont breakfast, Courtesy transport to/from dinner, this maybe our smallest chalet but at the highest point of the property has the best views of them all, with either queen bed or two single beds

  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / courtyard
  • Fans
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 double More bedding options
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Cancellation policy Minimum 7 Days (all) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 7 days prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the booking.

Additional information

Check In 1400hrs
Check Out 1000hrs
Getting There From Auckland: Take State Highway (SH) 1 on the Southern Motorway to Bombay, turn left onto SH2 and follow the signs to Thames via SH25. Cross the two way bridge into Thames, turn first right into Banks Street, then right into Parawai Rd. We are in Grafton Rd - 4th road on left. Drive to the top and on the right is Grafton Cottage. Take the second exit on the right up the tree-lined drive.

From Coromandel: Drive through Thames and turn left into Bank Street at the Toyota factory, then right into Parawai Road.

From the South: Cross the two way bridge into Thames, turn first right into Bank Street, then right into Parawai Rd.
Parking Off street car parking
Things To Do EVENTS & ACTIVITIES/ WALKS

Experiencing the Coromandel is endlessly rewarding - allow at least a couple of days to appreciate the stunning coastline, beautiful beaches and diverse arts and crafts.

Explore an old goldmine, pottery, or a tropical butterfly sanctuary. Go fishing, hiking or bird watching. All of the holiday attractions are within easy reach of your accommodation at Grafton cottage. Return to your chalet at the end of each day and relax in the spa & pool.

We have a wide range of brochures and maps and enjoy helping you choose what to do on your vacation. We can also arrange tours, cruises and fishing trips.

In and Around Thames
All these attractions are within 10 minutes of Grafton Cottage.

?Tropical Butterfly and Orchid Garden
? Thames Goldmine and Stamper Battery
?Bush walks

Grahamstown Market:
Held every Saturday in Thames this market attracts hundreds of tourists and locals. While street musicians sing and play you can select vegetables and fruit gathered earlier in the day, browse the curio, craft and plant stalls, eat a hot mussel fritter and take away delicious baking.

Within half an hour of Grafton Cottage

?Rapaura Water Gardens
?Miranda Hot Springs
?Wilderness Gems
?Ngatea Water Gardens

Within one hour of Grafton Cottage

?Driving Creek Railway and Potteries
More than one hour from Grafton Cottage
?Hot Water Beach
?Hahei & Cathedral Cove
?Waiau Waterworks
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