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Hikurangi Stayplace

Posted: May 7, 2016 2:03 pm EDT Updated: September 9, 2016 2:03 pm EDT Hikurangi Stayplace

Viv and Theo Perry love Whanganui so much they have provided an  A-Z of its many attractions! Their bed and breakfast lodge Hikurangi Stayplace is a Whanganui landmark in its own right. 

Business Name: Hikurangi StayPlace

Hometown: Whanganui

What’s the name of the business owner(s)?
Viv and Theo Perry

Years in operation:  Just over two years (but hosts with over ten years experience in the industry)

What do you love about Whanganui? Where do we start – how about alphabetical order!! Aramoho Rail Bridge, Bason Botanic Gardens, Castlecliff Beach, Durie Hill Tower, Elevator, Four Square, Gonville, Heritage Weekend, i-Site, Just Looking, Kowhai Park, Library, Memorial Centre, NIWA, Opera House, Putiki, Queens Park, River Trader Markets, Sarjeant Gallery, Museum, Taxis, UCOL, Virginia Lake, Whanganui River, Xile Hair, YMCA and Z Energy!

What does your business do better then anyone else?
Hikurangi StayPlace is tucked away on over two acres of lovely gardens and mature trees but very close to the city – A Great Place to stay in Wanganui. Guests can experience everything Wanganui has to offer based at our affordable accommodation. Free WiFi, laundry, Games Room and off-street parking. Visitors can count on the basic essentials in a cosy environment and that’s what makes us different.

Tell us about your team. Who does what?
We have a great team who work hard, play hard and have fun!

What’s your top tip for business success?
Love what you do.

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