Enchanting Holiday Log Cabin with Outdoor Hot Tub near Timaru, New ZealandGeraldine, South Island (New Zealand)
Enchanting Holiday Log Cabin with Outdoor Hot Tub near Timaru, New Zealand
"What a magical place to stay for a weekend! Our first night at the lodge was spent relaxing in front of a very lovely open fire that the owners had l…"
This enchanting holiday cabin is located in the heart of Peel Forest, near Timaru, on New Zealand’s South Island, around an hour-and-a-half drive from Christchurch, and is the perfect getaway for a family or group of friends looking to unwind in the Canterbury region while being able to explore an array of natural attractions and activities. The cabin has a stunning logwood exterior and looks out towards an immaculate lawn with the Southern Alps providing an impressive backdrop. It sleeps up to eight guests within its four bedrooms that include two king-size beds and two queen-beds with each one featuring quality linens, plush pillows, and comfortable mattresses while the rooms have been warmly decorated with a carpeted floor and ambient lighting as well as floor-to-ceiling windows that open up onto the stone patio.
There are two full bathrooms that come with showers, toilets, hand basins, and a selection of fresh towels and toiletries while there is also a half bathroom with an extra toilet for extra convenience. Home-cooked meals can be prepared at the stylish, fully-equipped kitchen, which has plenty of room for more than one chef on cooking duties, and then sociable mealtimes can be enjoyed at the dining table for six.
Guests can kick their shoes off and relax on cozy, leather seating in front of an incredible, wood-burning stone fireplace in the spacious living room and enjoy some friendly competition over a board game for a fun family night in.
Outside, guests can serve up barbecue meals from the grill or enjoy candlelit dinner under the stars at the outdoor picnic table for the ultimate end to the evening.
Guests are treated to a luxurious outdoor hot tub, which makes for the ideal spot to unwind after a day’s hiking and a gorgeous indoor fireplace in the living area that keeps guests cozy during winter. The property also features free Wi-Fi and free parking as well as a flat-screen TV complete with a DVD player and an iPod deck. There is a barbecue grill and a large picnic table on the stone patio so guests can socialize over meal times while taking in the sun or admiring the night sky.
- Shared Jacuzzi/Hot tub
- Shared Barbecue
- Private Kitchen
- Cooking basics
- Private Lounge/Living room
Just doing the same high standard of cleaning and have hand sanitiser and QR code on site
Check out: Flexible
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
Geraldine, South Island (New Zealand)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Winter sports
- Horseback riding
Peel Forest is home to a number of adventures that guests can explore including hiking, biking, and horseback riding throughout its scenic trails while guests can go kayaking, white water rafting, and fishing along its rivers. There are a number of routes that range in difficulty that lead to the summit of Mount Peel in the Southern Alps while plane and helicopter rides provide breathtaking views from above. New Zealand’s tallest mountain lies in the nearby Mount Cook National Park and the turquoise waters of Lake Tekapo can be found in the Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve where visitors can enjoy out-of.this-world stargazing opportunities.