Writers Accommodation Bookings

Accommodation for Visiting Writers

The centre has a second bedroom which is let at a modest rate to writers who need a quiet place to work.  There are only two writers in the house at any time.

The room has a king single bed,  ensuite bathroom,  desk, WiFi and all linen is supplied.  The kitchen, lounge and laundry facilities are shared with the writer-in-residence.  A parking space is available, however the house is close to public transport  and there is a supermarket within walking distance of the house.  Pantry basics are available for writers to use.


2020 Rates are $420 (incl. GST) per week.
The minimum charge will be $420 even for stays of less than a week.
A deposit is required in advance to secure the booking. Use the enquiry form below or email administrator@writerscentre.org.nz for availability.


Visiting writers must be engaged in a writing project or research.

To enquire about availability please complete the form below:

House exterior

Shared lounge

Shared kitchen

View from the verandah – great spot for coffee in the morning!

Bedroom for visiting writer