Glamping Retreat - Rural Alexandra

Bach or holiday home | Alexandra | #35003

9.7/10 (19 ratings)
  • 2 Guests
  • Studio
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • A Mongolian Yurt nestled amongst mature trees and nature with views of the Manuherikia valley
  • 5 minute drive to Alexandra, the Rail trail or the beautiful surrounds of Central Otago

This unique lifestyle property, aptly named "Owls Rest", is a place to unwind and relax. Switch off from the hustle and bustle of your busy life. With a Yurt as your accommodation what more could you need? The adjacent cottage has a fully operational bathroom with a HWC, so hot showers instead of the glamping solar bags!! The indoor/outdoor cooking facilities are almost as good as your own kitchen, everything (except an oven) and the kitchen sink! Stroll around this 20 acre rural retreat and sit at the top of the hill on our special seat to watch the sun rise or sun set. Admire the 360 views of the Manuherikia valley, Manorburn dam, right across to the "Remarkables". See if you can spot our resident Owl in his nesting tree. Enjoy the cosy feel of this amazing Mongolian Yurt that is quaint and relaxing. With the Cental Otago rail trail 5 minutes away, the iconic Chatto creek pub 7 minutes down the road and Clyde a stones' throw away, there are options to spread your wings but return to your cosy retreat at the end of the day.

Special conditions: Pets allowed with prior approval. Includes horses but fencing is temporary only No smoking, candles or lighting fires Children visiting must be supervised at all times as this is a rural property


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Glamping Retreat - Rural Alexandra

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: Cleaning $80.00 per stay (optional); Linen $35.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season tariff
23-Nov-17 to 30-Nov-17
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
01-Dec-17 to 28-Feb-18
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season tariff
01-Mar-18 to 30-Apr-18
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-May-18 to 15-Sep-18
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season tariff
16-Sep-18 to 30-Nov-18
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
01-Dec-18 to 23-Feb-19
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (19)

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  • Fantastic! Peaceful, secluded and very comfortable

    Fantastic! Peaceful, secluded and very comfortable. The yurt is very cosy, and kitchen/eating area has everything you need. We'll be back!

    andrby564 100%|6x Nov 2017

  • This is an absolutely beautiful space: light, airy, spacious in the day;...

    This is an absolutely beautiful space: light, airy, spacious in the day; warm, relaxing, cosy in the evening. The environment is lovely too - we didn't leave the place at all while we stayed!

    Brynlea 100%|2x Nov 2017

  • Great location close to Alexandra but out far enough to be peaceful...

    Great location close to Alexandra but out far enough to be peaceful and undisturbed

    Lisa 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Lovely quiet retreat, the yurt was so comfortable

    Lovely quiet retreat, the yurt was so comfortable. We were able to relax and enjoy ourselves. We had an instruction sheet that informed us how to operate everything, well thought out. From breakfast on the deck to moving inside when it rained. Honestly it was such a lovely holiday, all we asked for was supplied even down to needle and thread. Just a few minutes from Alexandra and very private, lovely place.

    AnnH2145 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Amazing place to stay so relaxing and tranquil the perfect get away...

    Amazing place to stay so relaxing and tranquil the perfect get away retreat. Kate thought of everything anyone could possibly need so tastefully done. Certainly will be going back thank you so much for a much needed break away from it all.

    AngelaJa10 100%|1x May 2017

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