The legacy of Alexander Hatrick.
The bounty of Gardeston House.
Nestled on a lush hilltop overlooking a black sand beach, Gardeston House is the perfect setting for a relaxing getaway.
Built by shipping magnate Alexander Hatrick in 1918, this historic hideaway features 3 bedrooms and plenty of spacious living and entertaining areas including a secluded patio.
The unique architecture of C. Reginald Ford offers panoramic views of the ocean, and a feeling of complete privacy.
Enjoy unparalleled sunsets and colors night after night in this charming home bursting with character.
The perfect setting for romantic evenings or the wedding of your dreams.
Minutes from downtown Victoria Avenue with its art deco buildings, historic shops and restaurants, Gardeston House is also well positioned within a 1 hour flight from Auckland, and a 2.5 hours drive from Wellington.
It's within walking distance from world class golfing with ocean views.
The Whanganui River and National Park also beckon for adventurers.
Additionally, New Zealand's largest ski fields on Mount Ruapehu are only 1.5 hours away by car.
Learn to surf or to blow glass, walk along the endless beach...
You can do it at all.
It's all right here at Gardeston House, Castlecliff, Whanganui, New Zealand.
We look forward to hosting you here in our part of paradise.