Lake views and bushwalks

Bach or holiday home | Lake Brunner | #7000

9.7/10 (106 ratings)
  • 8 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking
  • Best Quirky Fun 2013


  • Secluded bush setting with cheeky native wildlife
  • Short walk to the lake for brown trout fishing
  • Ideal for a weekend getaway

“2013 GOLD Winner Golden Piwa Awards" BEST IN QUIRKY & FUN!

Hidden Valley Lodge is a renovated historic church in a unique secluded bush setting with panoramic views overlooking the lake and mountains on our farm surrounding the shore of Lake Poerua.

Walk down to the lake, swim at the beach. Wood-fired hot tub. Abundant brown trout fishing with other lakes and rivers only minutes drive away. 10 minutes to Lake Brunner for boating and year-round fishing. Ideal central base for West Coast exploration. Cosy Woodsman log burner. Free use of 5 kayaks. 20 minutes to Moana garage, hotel/pub, restaurant.

Five ski fields within 90 minutes drive.

Two night minimum stay.

Special conditions: smoking allowed outside only absolutely no pets


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dinghy
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x King single bed

  • cabin

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • lounge-pull out bed

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 10 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
price band 1
23-Oct-16 to 31-Dec-17
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $15/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (194)

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  • Beautiful, unique property in gorgeous bush location

    Beautiful, unique property in gorgeous bush location. So much character and comfort. Loved doing without technology for our 3 days.... Very well equipped. Would definitely return.

    peteas119 100%|6x Oct 2016

  • Enjoyed the hot tub and spending the day with the weka family

    Enjoyed the hot tub and spending the day with the weka family

    Suew7412 100%|3x Oct 2016

  • Beautiful place to stay

    Beautiful place to stay.. private and secluded but not far from necessities.. magical ?

    RosieHe2 100%|1x Sep 2016

  • Had a lovely weekend, very relaxing, gorgeous views, spacious and unique accomodation...

    Had a lovely weekend, very relaxing, gorgeous views, spacious and unique accomodation in a beautiful part of NZ. Will definately stay again in the future!

    Adam1220 new member Sep 2016

  • Wonderful relaxing stay in such a serene location

    Wonderful relaxing stay in such a serene location. Well appointed accommodation, with everything you need. Cannot wait to return.

    IsaacD24 100%|1x Aug 2016

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