The first ducklings of the season are swimming on the pond as the plum and peach blossoms are opening in the orchard. We have recently installed a U.V. filter on our bore water supply – the last of five (yes, five!). Although tests have always shown our bore water from the aquifer is clean and clear, we felt we wanted […]
A lovely fruitful time here at this season. The apples are being picked in the orchard and we have been finding lots of wild mushrooms under the peach trees. The vege garden has some lovely pumpkins and lots of grapes -help yourselves! So wonderful to share produce with our guests.
With Spring arriving I know you will be thinking of a summer holiday. The following was sent to me by a winter guest and I thought I would share it – just to help you decide where to spend a few days this summer! -John “St.Andrews Escape! The word alone conjours up all kinds of images from excitement, […]
An Award of Excellence from Booking.com and one from Trip advisor! Greetings everyone to our first blog post. We’ve kept a fairly low profile up until now, but we thought that the time was right to let the world in on one of Havelock North’s best kept secrets. I have recently been contacted by Booking.com about their award, […]