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The Vineyard Cottages offer boutique settler-style accomodation, offering you a private and luxurious stay. 

Only 35mins from downtown Auckland and the International Airport, you will find The Vineyard Cottages peacefully nestled in the Waikoukou Valley of North West Auckland within the vines, native flora and fauna.




The Vineyard Cottages is the perfect place to hold your special occasion, whether it is a Birthday Celebration, Anniversary Dinner or Family Reunion, the Lodge at Vineyard Cottages can offer you a range of celebratory options.

Let us help you create the perfect occasion and create memories of your milestone event.



Create your unforgettable event at The Vineyard Cottages. Whether it’s meetings for the day, staying overnight or putting on a full retreat, let our team help you plan an unforgettable gathering for your group. 

Our Lodge offers a unique and versatile meeting space, with plenty of space to work outside and in.


more reasons to stay

We know how hard it can be to put yourself first at times. We believe that everyone deserves time out from the hustle and bustle of life to relax and rejuvenate.

If you need to convince yourself (or someone else) to stay at The Vineyard Cottages, check out our packages, to suit you from Romantic Escapes, to Girl's Weekends, to Babymoons, Proposal packages and more. 


tie the knot

Our unique boutique wedding venue, complete with picturesque cottages, vineyard, and beautiful grounds, provides a beautiful backdrop for your ceremony, reception, and photographs.

We specialise in small, intimate family weddings and have several options to choose from.


our stories, our produce

We love having you to stay, we love to share with you fabulous food and drink and to tell stories, to chat and even dance!

Owner of The Vineyard Cottages and The Big Foody Food Tours, Elle-Armon Jones offer multi-day Culinary Escapes which  can either be tailored to suit your interests or you can join her on one of her 5-day tours.


We Welcome you

The Vineyard Cottages are privately nestled between the vines in Waikoukou Valley in NorthWest Auckland.

Surrounded by stunning native flora and fauna, seven settler-style cottages lie peacefully within the grounds of The Vineyard Cottages waiting for your arrival.
With your own private fireplace, home-baked cookies and warm welcome drink on arrival, your hosts Elle and Barry will be sure to make you welcomed.

Only 35 minutes from Auckland CBD and Auckland Airport, it is the perfect destination for an indulgent escape and to relax, with plenty of places to eat locally, plenty of places to explore and exciting adventures to be had.

If you are looking for a romantic escape, a girl's weekend away, have a special occasion to celebrate or are organising a meeting or conference, The Vineyard Cottages is happy to talk you through all your options.


See you soon


Vineyard Cottages 1011 Old North Road, Waimauku, Auckland 0882