Off-Grid Cabin Rental on Bay of Islands, New Zealand

Russell, North Island (New Zealand) view map
1 unit
4 guest capacity
2 nights minimum stay

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Description of Glamping Units

This unique off-grid cabin rental on the Bay of Islands, New Zealand, is delightfully secluded and only a short distance from Russell. It consists of four units that are linked by covered decks around a carport outdoor space. These provide a lovely and comfortable holiday glamping accommodation for a couple and up to two children or singles. Hot water is provided by a gas califont, and cooking is possible on the gas stove top or the gas barbecue. There is somewhat limited electricity as the cabin is supplied by solar panels and batteries. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • DVD player
  • Electricity
  • Extra bed(s)
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Mosquito net
  • Pet-friendly
  • Private bathroom
  • Queen-size bed
  • Running water
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Sofa bed/Futon
  • Stove
  • Television
  • Toilet
  • Towels provided
  • Twin/Single Bed
  • Washer/Dryer
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Facilities include hot water, a stove and a gas barbecue. This property provides somewhat limited electricity via solar panels and batteries with a petrol generator if needed.

  • Barbecue
  • Deck or balcony
  • Parking
  • Patio furniture
  • Shared bathroom
  • TV room
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  • Couples
  • Family-friendly
  • Honeymoons
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This property is located in the city of Russell in Northland and among the Bay of Islands. Located only 10 kilometers from Russell's major tourist attractions and facilities, this off-the-grid cabin is perfect for those looking for a tranquil escape, but also close enough to enjoy a night out on the town. Glampers can enjoy the bird life in the native forestry, the calm waters that surround the peninsula and the stunning natural beauty of the site. Read More


    Guests will have exclusive use of the peninsula, which is about 50 acres. Here there are forests and open lands with several kilometers of walks around the perimeter. The cabins is about 700 meters from the public road and along a gravel driveway.


    • Biking
    • Bird watching
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Hiking
    • Horseback riding
    • Kayaking
    • Photography
    • Walking

    This off-grid cabin complex is set on a private peninsula in the Waikare Inlet headwaters of the Bay of Islands. Guests will enjoy numerous nature walks, places for fishing, kayaking or even a secluded escape. Glampers who stay here will be able to go on boat tours and can embark on everything from skydiving to scuba diving. For nature sites, some must-sees include the Rainbow Falls and the Haruru Falls. The city of Russell provides plenty of shopping and dining opportunities.

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    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
    • You will be charged for one full night’s stay plus 50% of the cost of the rest of the stay if you cancel within 7 days of check-in.
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    Check-In Details

    Check-in after:10:00 AM
    Check-out before:10:00 AM

    Additional Information

    There is no smoking allowed in the cabin. Guests are asked to please take all rubbish away with them. Food scraps can be buried away from the cabins.

    The host asks that guest to please leave used linen in the laundry and keep the rooms as clean as found.

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