We opened last weekend to beautiful weather and welcomed our first customers. Lois, Bill Mark and Sue all live in the top of the South and seemed to enjoy their Devonshire teas and coffee.
We are now taking accommodation bookings for Queens Birthday Weekend, which is when we are officially opening. We have 4 self-contained cottages. Each has 2 bedrooms and sleeps 4. One cottage also has bunks which will accommodate 3 children. All cottages are … Continued
Miles and Helen Anderson are the new owners of Tophouse. At the moment, they’re busy moving in and they hope to have accommodation and meals available in the inn soon. They’re also planning to open the cafe for Devonshire teas … Continued
After 15 years, Mike and Melody Nicholls are back. We’re open for visitors and the jug’s on for a free cuppa. Self-contained accommodation is available at the Mountainview Cottages from $100. However, the cafe and bar are closed, sorry. Tophouse … Continued
Great news for families – we’re expanding our hours at Tophouse Inn to open seven days in the coming school holidays! With the third term finishing up this Friday, 25 September, we’ll be stoking the fire in the old inn and plumping … Continued
We now have a full liquor licence at Tophouse Inn, so it’s been a busy week for Elaine, dealing with industry reps and taking deliveries. We’re stocking a selection of premium wines from local producer Tohu, the world’s first Maori-owned … Continued
We’re looking for a chef with at least two years’ experience (or a very experienced cook), plus a capable Front of House barista, to start as soon as possible. You’ll need to commit to working our full summer season (Oct 2015 … Continued
We’re happy to announce that we should have our new liquor licence in a couple of weeks. Very soon, you’ll be able to sit by the fire before dinner and relax with a glass of something excellent! Given that we’re only an hour’s … Continued