Enchanting Pod Cabin Rentals in Ohingaiti Halfway between Wellington and Taupo, New Zealand

Mangaweka, North Island (New Zealand)

Enchanting Pod Cabin Rentals in Ohingaiti Halfway between Wellington and Taupo, New Zealand

Glamping near Wellington | Pod cabins | Taupo rental

2 units
8 guest capacity
Shared Bathroom
Pets allowed
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Hosted by Karen
  • Verified Host
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
This enchanting glamping pod rental is nestled among the rolling green hills of Ohingaiti in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand’s North Island, not far from Palmerston North, providing a peaceful and secluded setting for a rejuvenating escape to the countryside. The pod features a beautiful wood panel exterior while coming with a bright and modern interior that includes plenty of storage facilities, bedside tables, and reading lamps.

It can sleep up to four guests with two single beds and a queen-size bed that comes complete with cozy linens and plush pillows and guests have access to free tea and coffee as well as a refrigerator to chill snacks and drinks. The pod also comes with a television and a private deck where guests can take in the views with a glass of wine.

The resort provides clean bathroom facilities that include showers with hot water, toilets, hand basins, and a selection of fresh towels and linens. There is a cafe onsite, campers lounge and kitchenette area as well as a barbecue grill for those summer days. Guests also have the opportunity to feed the friendly animals on the farm, play in the play area with a mega bouncy castle and run through the maze.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Child's bed
  • Electricity
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Cell service
  • Heating
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Tea kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Hot plate
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Game room
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Games
  • Highchair
Guests are treated to a variety of amenities that ensure an enjoyable and comfortable holiday is had by all. There is a country cafe on site that provides food and drinks as well as a children’s play area that includes a bouncy castle and a maze while guests can also pay a visit to the friendly animals on the farm where there are pigs, sheep, ponies, goats, llamas, and alpacas. The campers lounge is a cozy hangout spot that has been fitted with a 50” television and guests have access to free Wi-Fi and free parking as well as a kitchenette and a barbeque grill. There is unlimited hot water in the bathhouse where there are showers and toilets.

Guest Services

  • Laundry service
  • Cafe

Location + Surroundings

  • National Park
  • Forest
  • Waterfall
  • Mountain
  • River, stream or creek
  • Prairie, meadow or plain
Based among the rolling green hills and fertile plains of the Manawatu-Wanganui region in the North Island of New Zealand, these pod camping units are the ideal escape for those yearning to explore the country’s stunning outdoors while relaxing in serene surroundings. Within easy reach of the Rangitikei River, which cuts into the landscape to form a spectacular gorge, the sublime natural beauty of the Ruahine Forest Park, and the vibrant cities of Whanganui and Palmerston North, which are only an hour’s drive away.


  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Feeding animals

Whether guests are looking for an action-packed adventure or unique North Island getaways, the Manawatu-Wanganui region is home to an array of attractions and activities. Guests can head to the Rangitikei River for some world-class rafting and kayaking or to the renowned Tongariro National Park for exhilarating hiking and biking trails, both of which are only an hour and a half’s drive from the resort.

Guests can explore the mysterious White Cliff Boulders in Ohingaiti, just minutes from the property, head to the city of Palmerston North to visit the famous New Zealand Rugby Museum and the National Army Museum in Waiouru. The whole family can enjoy the Forgotten World Adventure as the touring train passes through the breathtaking outdoors of New Zealand’s countryside, passing unspoiled forests and ancient Maori sites.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Accessibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.

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