Boutique, B&B, holiday homes

Feel at home as you start your morning with one of Whanganui's bed & breakfast and boutique accommodation providers.

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

Located next to the Whanganui River, Braemar House is a restored historic building, built in 1880, that offers a range of accommodation options from Deluxe Private rooms in the B&B wing through to Economy Family/Group and Private Cabins.

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Iona Tiny House

Iona is an architectural gem – and it is open to guests! This tiny house is built into the hull of the Iona, once a fishing boat. Iona Tiny House sits high up on the Whanganui River bank, overlooking the historic town. Iona is a relaxing and tranquil haven, just a 10-minute walk from the restaurants and bars of the CBD.

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Fordell Homestead

Featuring garden views, Fordell Homestead in Whanganui features accommodation, a shared lounge and a garden. The bed and breakfast features both WiFi and private parking free of charge.

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Browns Boutique Bed & Breakfast

Offering a sun terrace and views of the garden, Browns Boutique Bed and Breakfast is situated in the heart Whanganui. Each room offers its own bedroom area, breakfast/seating area and private bathroom.

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The Bungalow B&B

Only a 2-minute drive or a ten-minute walk from the centre of Whanganui, The Bungalow B&B is a 1920’s warm, cosy home designed to make your visit comfortable and convenient.

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Gumnut House

Gumnut House offers accommodation in Whanganui. The rooms come with a private bathroom. Extras include bathrobes and free toiletries. Guests have their own Lounge/Dining room and free tea/coffee making facilities.


Marangai Country Homestead

Set in a building dating from 19th century, Marangai Country Homestead features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and includes free WiFi. Boasting luggage storage space, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace.



Shurinji features accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking, as well as access to a spa centre. The bed and breakfast offers a continental or à la carte breakfast. Shurinji also offers a barbecue.


Harrison Retreat

Offering free WiFi and garden views, Harrison Retreat has free private parking. The bed and breakfast consists of 1 separate bedroom, 1 bathroom with a hairdryer, a seating area, and a living room. Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a à la carte or a Full English/Irish breakfast.


Studio @ 91

Featuring an outdoor pool and pool views, STUDIO @ 91 features a private pool, a garden and free private parking. With free WiFi, this bed and breakfast offers a flat-screen TV, a washing machine and a kitchenette with a microwave and fridge. Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a continental breakfast.


Where to stay in Whanganui

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