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 double 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.
2023 Rates are $480 (incl. GST) per week for New Zealand writers (subsidised rate) and $580 (incl. GST) for International Writers.
Bookings are based on a weekly rate and start on a Monday with check-in from 1pm and the room must be vacated by 10am on the Monday of departure. We need to make special arrangements for late arrivals (after 5 pm), so please let us know in advance if this is required.
A deposit is required in advance to secure the booking. Use the enquiry form below or email firstname.lastname@example.org for availability.
Visiting writers must be engaged in a writing project or research.
To enquire about availability please complete the form below:
View from the verandah – great spot for coffee in the morning!
Bedroom for visiting writer