Romantic Pod Rental with Stunning Views of South Bay near Kaikoura, New Zealand

Pod in Kaikoura, South Island

2 guests • 1 bed

15 reviews

Unplug from reality and spend one night in a luxury glass eco-cabin, sitting atop a hill in a remote paddock just outside of Kaikōura. Take in vistas of the Seaward Kaikoura Range and tree-clad hillsides from every direction and enjoy complete privacy with your loved one.

The pod is a studio featuring a luxurious bed, making it perfect for two guests. Adjacent to the bed there is also a small dining area featuring a round table and two chairs, and a counter-top with a hob, perfect for cooking dinner. The bathroom features a sink, toilet, and luxurious shower with stunning views.

Outside, guests will find a BBQ grill and a fabulous deck with seating. Here, guests will be able to marvel at the Kaikoura Ranges. Soak in the absence of people and traffic as you hang out on the deck, embark on a walking trail through the vast and rugged landscape and wonder at the brilliant star-filled sky at night. With not a soul for miles, the only thing on your agenda will be pure relaxation!

Enjoy your own private slice of the New Zealand landscape as you spend time in a glass eco-cabin.

Glampers do not have to worry about towels and linens as they are provided. Furthermore, the kitchen is fully stocked with cooking equipment, including a hob and a BBQ, dishes, and complimentary tea and coffee. While there is no Wi-Fi or TV, there are Bluetooth speakers and a USB socket for guests to enjoy their own music from their devices. Although there is no cell phone coverage, the pod comes with communications facilities in case of emergencies. Guests also have access to an assortment of games, reference books, and a telescope to marvel at the beautiful midnight sky.

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Features and services


  • 1 Queen-size bed

Most popular features

  • Private Kitchen

  • Heating

  • Hiking

  • Fridge

  • Wildlife watching

  • barbecue

    Private Barbecue

  • Bathroom

  • tea-kettle

    Tea kettle

  • Whale watching

  • Shower

  • Cooking basics

  • Sound system

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Where you will stay

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Kaikoura, South Island

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Scenic views
This secluded rental is located in the Kaikoura region on the South Island of New Zealand. It is found in a vast open landscape and affords glampers with unparalleled views of the majestic Seaview Kaikoura Mountain Range, as well as South Bay. It is only about 20 minutes from the heart of Kaikoura and about two-and-a-half hours north of Christchurch. The nearest international airport is Christchurch International Airport.
Activities near Kaikoura
  • Hiking

  • Whale watching

  • Wildlife watching

Nestled in the rugged terrain of the beautiful Kaikoura region, connecting with nature is unavoidable when staying at this gorgeous glamping site. Whether guests are looking for adventure or a leisurely getaway to the country, there are countless activities and attractions for guests. Guests who want days full of nonstop activity can make their way to the coastal town of Kaikoura where they can try to catch a glimpse of the gigantic whales in South Bay. Guests can also opt to swim with the seals or rent a kayak and explore the azure waters of the bay.

Situated behind groves of Kanuka trees and amongst the hills and mountains of the Seaward Kaikoura Range, guests can also spend their days exploring the vast landscapes by hiking the various trails and trying to capture wonderful photographs of local wildlife before returning to the pod and getting lost in a book, while listening to marveling at the largest peak of the range, the mighty Manakau Mountain.
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Property reviews

4.9 overall rating
Overall experience
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15 Reviews

Things to know

Arrival and departure

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM

  • Check-out: 12:00 PM

House rules

  • No infants allowed
    Under 2 years old

  • No children allowed
    2-12 years old

  • No pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

Cancellation policy


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Additional info

Smoking and pets are not allowed in the pod. This accommodation is not suitable for children.
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