The Sawdon Station Allanvilla Farm Cottage is a family friendly, rural hideaway. It is close to ski fields and the Lake Tekapo township. The cosy cottage offers spectacular views out over the farm and to the southern alps. A high country experience.
Pet sheep, hens, and dogs are available for feeding and/or patting. Whether you are after a relaxing get away or fun filled adventure, we would love to accommodate you.
The cosy cottage stays warm and cosy in winter with the great log fire and is a sun trap in summer. More details on our farm you can look at www.sawdonstation.co.nz.
We have a maximum of 4 adults for this cottage. Full tea, coffee and sugar supplied, but no milk. Free Wi-Fi connection - Just need to bring your clothing, and food.
We received a BRONZE award for the Golden Piwa Awards for best child friendly Bach. Thank you for nominations - please read our excellent reviews/guest comments. We love to show you around our piece of paradise.
Have a long weekend, in front of the fire, watching movies and reading books, or skating, tubing and hot pools with the kids. Summer months enjoy some extra days walking, cycling, or just spending time with family.
For January and July School Holidays only taking 4 night minimum bookings so that we can spend time with our family over these school holidays.
We have thousands of hectares to let your kids run wild on and are only too happy to show you round.
Close to Lake Tekapo, with its excellent hot pools, the new Trippo water slide in the summer, skating in winter, the night sky, the lake for swimming, boat cruising, and fishing. Walking to the top of Mt John for the best cafe in the world, and the best Japanese restaurant in the country! In the winter, two ski fields one (Roundhill) 30 minutes from the cottage, and the other (Mt Dobson) 40 minutes.
Please note the following as booking:
Please ensure as you book you let me know and actual numbers staying, so I can give you the correct price per night.
The cleaning charge of $50 is an optional charge - please advise if you wish to complete a full clean as you depart.
* Smoking outside only.
* The cottage is located on a working high country farm so caution is to be taken as there are many hazards.
* If you decide to leave before the end of your stay within a long public weekend or a peak period there is no refund of nights accommodation.