Quirky Accommodation for a Group Getaway on Lake Wakatipu in South Island

Kingston, South Island (New Zealand) view map
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1 unit
6 guest capacity
2 nights minimum stay

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Description of Glamping Units

This quirky accommodation is nestled on the southern tip of Lake Wakatipu in South Island and can accommodate six glampers for an unforgettable group getaway. The room is cozy and offers a set of three-tier bunk beds made from recycled rimu and separated by a staircase. Each bed is comfortable and boasts curtains, a cubby hole, a light, and bedding. Additionally, there is space to store bags and personal items, and the ornamental fireplace adds to the ambiance of this accommodation.

The glamping property boasts ample recreation for a fun-filled getaway to Kingston, with a pool, a hot tub, and sauna for relaxation. Furthermore, there is a bar area, barbecue facilities, garden games, and hammocks. Indoors, glampers will enjoy the cinema room, games room, the library, foosball, table tennis, a kitchen, and a fireplace.

A continental breakfast, with freshly-baked bread, jams, cereals, and tea and coffee, is served every morning. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Blender
  • Board games
  • Books
  • Breakfast bar
  • Bunk beds
  • Cell service
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • Dresser
  • DVD player
  • Electricity
  • Extra bed(s)
  • Fan
  • Fire pit
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Foosball
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Game room
  • Games
  • Garden
  • Hairdryer
  • Hammock
  • Heating
  • Internet connection
  • Iron/Board
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Mirror
  • Movie library
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Patio furniture
  • Ping-pong table
  • Pool table
  • Radio/Stereo system
  • Running water
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Stove
  • Tea kettle
  • Toaster
  • Toilet
  • Towels provided
  • Video games
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wi-Fi
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Facilities

This glamping property brims with amazing amenities and facilities for any discerning glamper to feel right at home. Shared facilities on-site include an array of outdoor recreation from garden games to afternoon cookouts, to relaxing in a hammock or taking one of our bikes, kayaks or canoe out for an explore. Additionally, there is a cinema room, a games room, a library, and a bar area. For relaxation, glampers can soak in the hot tub or sweat away any stress in the sauna.

A continental breakfast, with freshly-baked bread, jams, cereals, tea, and coffee, is served every morning.

Additionally, linen and towels are provided.

PROPERTY FACILITIES
  • Barbecue
  • Bicycle rental
  • Bicycle storage
  • Breakfast included
  • Cafe
  • Deck or balcony
  • Dining room
  • Fire pit
  • Garden
  • Gym/Exercise room
  • Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Laundry service
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Patio furniture
  • Sauna
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared game room
  • Shared kitchen
  • TV room
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Suitabilities

General
  • Couples
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Honeymoons
  • No pets allowed
  • Weddings
  • Location + Surroundings

    This unique glamping property lies on the banks of Lake Wakatipu in the quaint village of Kingston on New Zealand's South Island. Encompassed by the Eyre Mountains and the Hector Range, Kingston offers sublime natural beauty, ideal for any outdoor enthusiast. The Remarkables Ski Area is 25 minutes away and ideal for winter sports lovers, while Frankton, a suburb in Queenstown, is just 30 minutes away and boasts the closest airport, shopping, dining, and other recreation. Just 40 minutes from Queenstown, Kingston is a convenient getaway spot for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle. Read More

    Services

    If guests need help with transportation to and from the site, the hosts are happy to assist. Most people hire cars, but there are also several buses per day, and if guests' flight arrives after the last bus (4:30 p.m.), the hosts can pick them up for a fee.

    Activities

    • Archery
    • Biking
    • Billiards/Pool
    • Bird watching
    • Boating
    • Canoeing
    • Climbing
    • Cycling
    • Dining
    • Ecotourism
    • Fishing
    • Golfing
    • Hiking
    • Kayaking
    • Photography
    • Ping pong
    • Sightseeing
    • Skeet shooting
    • Skiing
    • Snowboarding
    • Snowmobiling
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Walking
    • Wine tasting
    • Yoga

    Kingston offers an array of outdoor recreation and opportunity to reconnect with nature while still remaining close to the bustling Queenstown. On-site, glampers will ample to do without having to travel far. Here, they can enjoy garden games, a BBQ area, a games room, a cinema room, the use of kayaks and bikes, and plenty more. For those looking to take the waters, the scenic Lake Wakatipu offers swimming (if guests dare!), kayaking, boating, and fishing. The nearby Mataura River also offers plenty to do and both of these spots are ideal for a family picnic beneath the shadow of the trees.

    For the adventurers, Eyre Mountains Conservation Park and the Around the Mountain Cycle Way offer amazing trails, paths, and fishing spots for the hikers, bikers, trampers, and trout anglers. Closer to Queenstown, glampers can enjoy some heart-thumping action with whitewater rafting, mountain biking, rock climbing, and swinging across a deep canyon on New Zealand’s largest swing.

    For those that like to indulge, Queenstown boasts a vibrant nightlife and incredible restaurants while the scenic Gibbston Valley, also known as the "Valley of the Vines," is perfect for wine lovers with vineyards, a rugged landscape, and the Kawarau River gorge nearby. Back in Kingston, glampers can enjoy a scenic stroll, grab a bite to eat at the cafe, and visit the Kingston Flyer, a historic steam train parked up right here in Kingston.

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    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
    • You will receive a full refund for the remaining nights and charged for one full nights stay if you cancel within 24 hours.
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    Check-In Details

    Check-in after:2:00 PM
    Check-out before:11:00 AM

    Additional Information

    Pets are not permitted.

    One night stays will be accepted for an extra charge of $5 per person, just mention it when you request to book.

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