Waitomo Woodlyn Park home of Billy Black Woolman
Woodlyn Park... Winner of World Hospitality Innovation Award



A 1950's Bristol Freighter fully refurbished into 2 beautiful self contained motel units.

Plane Accommodation
Picture of the 1950's Bristol Freighter Accommodation

Picture of the 1950's Bristol Freighter Accommodation


This plane was one of the last allied planes out of Vietnam.
Possibly the only accommodation of its type in the world.   Beautifully decorated this unique accommodation is surprisingly affordable for your stay in wonderful Waitomo.

Stay with us and children receive a FREE PASS to the Kiwi House.
With your accommodation we can book any caving adventures, Black water Rafting and also Horse riding.
Also FREE glow worm walk in the evening.

The Plane has two separate units:
The Cockpit Unit can sleep up to 4 people. It has a double bed and a sofa that pulls out to a large single. Up in the actual cockpit there is no floor space other than bed and pilot seats - this is more suitable for kids as it has a very low ceiling (we do have the odd big kids sleeping up there as well) The cost of this unit $195.00 double and $15.00 for each extra person, per night. NB: To get to the cockpit you have to climb a steep ladder. Children MUST be over 8 years old to climb this safely. Note, that once up in the actual Cockpit there is a hole through which you ascend. Unit has very little floor space in main area

The Tail Unit of the Plane can sleep up to 4 people it has a double bed and a set of bunks (bunks are slightly narrower than a normal size bunk & has a steep ladder up to the top bunk.)

NZ$195 for the Cockpit and $180 for the Tail

Prices Quoted for accommodation are for a double (2 people) and there is a extra charge of $15.00 for each extra person including babies with a cot provided.

Checkin is from 1pm : Checkout 10am (late check out may incurr another nights fee)

Cancellation Policy - All cancellations require 7 Days prior notice otherwise a full payment will be required.

There is a $50.00NZ non-refundable booking fee upon confirmation.

Make sure you stay in this unique accommodation - be sure to BOOK ONLINE NOW!

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