We had a great time! Relaxing, quiet and beautiful. The owners were so friendly and knowledgeable about the area, meaning they could provide us wit...
We had a great time! Relaxing, quiet and beautiful. The owners were so friendly and knowledgeable about the...
Exclusive Safari Tents with Garden and Water Views in Kerikeri, Bay of Islands, New ZealandKerikeri, North Island (New Zealand) view map
Description of Glamping Units
There are two tents vary in size. Both of the tents are fully-furnished, and they are mounted on a huge deck/patio, offering magnificent water and garden views! The deck is equipped with comfy lounge furniture so glampers can grab a drink from their private bar and watch the fish swim by.
Two-room tents: These luxury tents are perfect for couples These tents come equipped with a double bed, furniture, fridges, tea and coffee facilities, rugs, linen, and electric lighting.
Three-room tents: These tents are ideal for families, and they can sleep up to five people. They boast the same interior as the smaller tents. Read More
- Cell service
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Linens provided
- Running water
- Towels provided
The lodge includes fully-equipped bathhouses featuring toilets, hot showers. There is also a laundromat and a kitchen with electric hot plates, microwave, oven, pans, crockery and cutlery. Moreover, outside glampers will find a patio with gas barbecue, a gazebo with roof and river view, shaded entertainment deck with cafe-style seating, bike and kayak rental, boating and swimming facilities.
- Bicycle rental
- Deck or balcony
- Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
- Outdoor pool
- Shared bathroom
- Shared kitchen
Location + Surroundings
Kerikeri, set on the edge of the Bay of Islands, combines modern lifestyle with a historic past. The native Maori settled in these temperate and pleasant surroundings even before the Europeans set foot in New Zealand in 1642. The lovely town of Kerikeri has built on its original Maori past and has grown into a vibrant, modern community. Due to its geographical isolation, New Zealand has a district diversity of plant and animal life and Kerikeri is particularly renowned for its art and crafts galleries, chocolate, music and theater, and exciting adventures. This luxury glamping site sits within two acres of beautiful waterfront tropical gardens in KeriKeri, New Zealand. It boasts rich birdlife and beautiful surroundings like a gentle flowing river, wide, open views and tranquil, quiet spots. This glamping site in New Zealand is also surrounded by luxury properties, historic reserves, and horses. A beautiful river flows down the property to meet the Kerikeri Sea Inlet. Read More
- Bird watching
- Horseback riding
- Scuba diving
- Wine tasting
The lodge and Kerikeri itself offer visitors a large variety of activities. Visit the famous Palmco and Wharepuke gardens and explore the amazing fauna. The area has great walking and hiking paths: Follow the bush trip of Charles Darwin and see the same waterfall (Rainbow Falls) and walk the same track as he did. Check out the imposing kauri's at Puketi Forest with access to the Kerikeri Inlet and the Bay of Islands. Take a steamboat at the historic Stone Store Basin and pass New Zealand's oldest buildings. Rewa's village will take glampers on a trip back to the time before the European settlers.
Other outdoor activities include tree climbing (courses for each level available), golf, horse trekking, boat trips and island cruises, scuba and wreck diving, swimming with dolphins, kayaking, sailing, therapeutic hot pools, cultural visits to traditional Maori villages and other archaeological and historic sites such as the Pa-site of the famous warrior chief Hongi Hika. Don't forget to check out the vibrant town itself with its excellent restaurants, famous farmer's market, cafes and shops, vineyard trails, arts centers and chocolate factory.
Glampers can wake to town through the woods—it’s just a 20 minute scenic walk. There are also good taxi and bus services.
Those who enjoy walking will also like the trail that starts at the glamping site and leads to two waterfalls.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
Please keep in mind that the river is fish reserve, so fishing is not allowed. Children are not allowed in the boat shed, and there is no swimming without supervision of parents.