With mountain views on three sides, the cottage is 22 km from Hokitika on the road to the stunning Hokitika Gorge. It was built in the 1950's for the farmer's father on a small terrace to keep it high and dry. Beautiful original wooden floors throughout complement the rustic and eclectic decor. Modern renovations are in character and great beds assure a comfortable sleep. The covered deck was built to the sun and allows all weather outdoor living. On a clear night, stars fill the sky. Farm machinery, cows, milk tankers, and cars heading to the Gorge are seen occasionally. The Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve is 10 minutes away as is the character filled Kokatahi pub and cafe. Lake Kaniere with hiking and swimming is 20 minutes away. Off the main tourist trail, Camelback Cottage is a great place to relax and unwind.
Cell phone coverage in the area is patchy but we have an internet phone and high speed internet for Skype and Wi-Fi.
There is a 2 night minimum for stays at this property. Significant discount if you bring your own linens. Please inquire.
No parties or additional guests staying beyond those booked.
Smoking allowed only outside and not in front of open doors, please
No tents or extra overnight guests without prior permission.
No pets allowed on this property
No open fires
Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);