It is totally incredible. The people are amazing. I had a great time with friends visiting and now I want to rally the troops and get a group of my...
It is totally incredible. The people are amazing. I had a great time with friends visiting and now I want t...
Description of Glamping Units
This lovely rental is simply perfect for a getaway for two people on the beautiful Chatham Island in New Zealand. The rental features a double-size bed with a bedside table on either side with lamps. Bed linens will be provided for guests, as well as plush pillows and immensely soft throws for extra comfort and warmth. There is a TV in the rental that is mounted on the wall which is ideal for a movie night in for guests to relax and get ready for a new day of exploring the island.
There is a comfortable sofa in the room in addition to a small dining table for guests to enjoy their breakfast on. The kitchenette contains a fridge/freezer, a microwave, a kettle, and a sink. The room features a private bathroom.
Outside, there is a private balcony offering stunning views of the horizon for glampers to enjoy a morning brew or an evening drink with admiring the sunset over the gardens. Read More
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Lounge/Living room
- Private bathroom
- Running water
- Tea kettle
- Twin/Single Bed
At this holiday rental, guests will have access to a number of facilities that are shared among guests. This includes a restaurant and lounge bar, a public bar, a souvenir shop. There is also a grocery store ideal for backpackers needed to stock up on essentials. Guests will also have Wi-Fi throughout the rental.
Outside, there are acres of land to roam around with seating for guests to enjoy al fresco dining while overlooking the beautiful landscapes of this remote island.
- General store/Gift shop
- Shared bathroom
Location + Surroundings
This getaway rental is located on the remote Chatham Island just east of the South Island of New Zealand. This rural island is perfect for a remote countryside getaway with acres of land to roam around. The area is filled with beautiful landscapes, flora, and fauna, rich historical and cultural heritage, and tranquil beaches surrounding the island. Glampers can visit the two historic reserves on the island, the JM Baker National Historic Reserve and the Taia Bush Historic Reserve where they can leave more about the Moriori and Maori habitants whom once lived on the island.
For those looking to explore the surrounding islands, they can visit the only other inhabitable island in the Chatham Islands, Pitt Island where they can be the first people on earth to greet the new day's sunrise. Guests can also take a plane ride to the South and North islands of New Zealand where more culture, beauty, and scenic views await them including stunning mountains, tranquil glaciers, and an abundance of landscapes.
The closest airport to the rental is the Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport which is just 35 minutes away. Guests can get short flights to the main islands of New Zealand. The domestic airline travels from Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch four to six times per week. The Chatham Islands airport is just 20 kilometers from Waitangi which is the main town on the island. Read More
Guests can hire vehicles to use throughout their stay and arrange airport transfers with the hosts.
There are organized tours for groups and individuals for fishing, diving, and hunting.
Breakfast is available for guests.
- Bird watching
- Feeding animals
- Horseback riding
- Jet skiing
- Paddle boarding
- Scuba diving
- Water sports
- Wildlife viewing
Chatham Island is a unique holiday destination for a tranquil yet enriching getaway for all to enjoy. With its stunning landscapes and rocky shorelines so glampers can send the day exploring the beauty of the island. Spend the day visiting the volcanic outcrops or hiking through the primeval forest with a picnic to enjoy in the great outdoors. There are scenic tracks ideal for walks at any time of the day with deserted beaches just a short distance wherever the trail may take one.
This stunning island provides an idyllic getaway for all looking for an escape and is the perfect spot of glampers to reconnect with nature. They can visit unique and picture-perfect lagoons on the island, as well as go swimming, sailing, and kayak pretty much anywhere. The island is also ideal for fishing, diving, and hunting.
The wildlife on this island is truly spectacular with rare species including the black robin, red-crowned parakeets, tui tomtits, mollymawks, oystercatchers, and petrels. There are also about 392 species of flowering plants on the island including the forget-me-not flower, an indigenous symbol of the island.
For more historical and cultural enrichment, glampers can visit the Tommy Solomon Statue who is believed to be the last full-blooded Moriori. The JM Baker National Historic Reserve and the Taia Bush Historic Reserve will enlighten all visitors on the history of the island of early life on the island including pre-European settlers with incredible carvings, Moriori and Maori tools, and casts of dinosaur bones.
- 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.
Pets are not permitted.