Lake views and bushwalks Real serenity

Bach or holiday home | Lake Brunner | #7000

9.8/10 (175 ratings)
  • 8 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking
  • Best Quirky Fun 2013


“2013 GOLD Winner Golden Piwa Awards" BEST IN QUIRKY and 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.

Come and view the magical glow worm cave up a bushtrack behind the hot tub.

Two night minimum stay.

Special conditions:

smoking allowed outside only

absolutely no pets

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Spa pool
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    2 x Single bed


Maybe booked

*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 (268)

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  • Wonderful setting

    Wonderful setting. Glorious views with great fishing. Hot tub under the stars and visiting wekas in the garden a highlight. A fabulous short break unplugged frm our buzy lives.

    annge670 100%|3x Jan 2019

  • Fantastic location, nestled in the bush overlooking a beautiful lake

    Fantastic location, nestled in the bush overlooking a beautiful lake. Very peaceful and beautiful presented. Enjoyed the character of the old church. Thank you for having us, we loved it.

    LRcottage 100%|36x Jan 2019

  • Fantastic location & unique accommodation

    Fantastic location & unique accommodation. Great for getting away from it all. Thanks.

    ErinOa17 100%|1x Jan 2019

  • Great place to stay!

    Great place to stay!

    Jo C. Dec 2018

  • lovely location and character

    lovely location and character. unaware of the road and railway track in front but the views made up for that. very restful

    fiona p. Dec 2018

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