Charming and Romantic Tiny House Getaway on a Rural Farm near Akaroa, South Island

Little River, South Island (New Zealand) view map
Cottages
1 unit
2 guest capacity
1 night minimum stay

Description of Glamping Units

This enchanting tiny house rental is located near Akaroa, South Island, and can accommodate two guests, making it the perfect choice for a romantic getaway. There is a cozy sleeping loft and a full bathroom. The loft comes with a spacious queen-size bed. In the bright and modern bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a walk-in shower. Freshly-laundered linens and towels are provided by the host.

Down the steps from the loft, in the inviting living room, guests will find comfortable bean bag seating, in front of a flat-screen Smart television. In this area, there’s also a lovely breakfast bar, next to the window. The compact and functional kitchenette comes with a mini-fridge, a stove, a microwave, a toaster, and a tea kettle, along with an array of handy dishes and utensils. Other amenities in the property include heating, Wi-Fi access, a washing machine, and an iron and board.

Glampers will love the serene outside area. A spacious elevated deck overlooks a lush, green garden, and boasts incredible lake and mountain views. The deck is equipped with more bean bags, an outdoor dining set, and a gas grill, for enjoying an al fresco feast. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Barbecue
  • Breakfast bar
  • Deck/Patio
  • Desk
  • Electric blankets
  • Electricity
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Iron/Board
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Mirror
  • Parking
  • Patio furniture
  • Private bathroom
  • Queen-size bed
  • Running water
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Stove
  • Tea kettle
  • Television
  • Toaster
  • Toilet
  • Towels provided
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wi-Fi
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Facilities

Guests traveling by car will find plenty of space to park right on the premises. Outside, there are gardens and farmland to explore. Each accommodation features its own barbecue and outdoor dining furniture. Glampers will enjoy delightful lake and mountain views.

Inside, there is heating throughout, ensuring that guests are comfortable in cooler weather. Those who need to stay connected can take advantage of free Wi-Fi access. For entertainment, the accommodation features a flat-screen Smart television. In each accommodation, glampers will benefit from private laundry facilities, which include a washing machine, a drying rack, and an iron and board.

PROPERTY FACILITIES
  • Barbecue
  • Deck or balcony
  • Garden
  • Parasols
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Patio furniture
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Suitabilities

General
  • Couples
  • Family-friendly
  • Groups
  • Honeymoons
  • No pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This gorgeous rural property is located in Little River, South Island. Guests will love the peaceful and cheerful setting on a working farm, which is home to sheep, chickens, and friendly family pets. Glampers will have the freedom to wander the 18-acre property, taking in their lush, green surroundings and enjoying the fresh country air. It's only a short drive or a 15-minute walk to the center of Little River, where there are a few places to eat, an art gallery, a grocery store, and a gas station. The larger town of Akaroa can be found less than 20 miles from the property and has a wider choice of amenities and activities. For big-city attractions, glampers can head to Christchurch, which is less than an hour's car ride away. This is also the home of the property's closest major airport. Read More

    Activities

    • Badminton
    • Basketball
    • Biking
    • Bird watching
    • Boating
    • Canoeing
    • City tours
    • Climbing
    • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
    • Cycling
    • Dining
    • Ecotourism
    • Entertainment
    • Feeding animals
    • Fishing
    • Golfing
    • Hiking
    • Horseback riding
    • Kayaking
    • Meditation
    • Mini golfing
    • Movie theater
    • Museums
    • Paddle boarding
    • Photography
    • Sailing
    • Shopping
    • Sightseeing
    • Surfing
    • Swimming
    • Walking
    • Water sports
    • Whale watching
    • Wildlife viewing
    • Wine tasting
    • Yoga

    The area surrounding the property offers some great opportunities for enjoying the outdoors. The Little River Rail Trail is a picturesque walking and cycling track, which follows the old railway route, taking glampers through rural settlements, and past lakes, rivers, and wetlands. This is a perfect chance to spot and photograph local birdlife. For a more challenging hike, guests can climb to the summit of nearby Mount Herbert. Those who wish to go surfing and swimming will find some lovely beaches close to the property. There are also superb opportunities for fishing, both inland and in the ocean. For a selection of water-based activities, glampers can pay a visit to the Akaroa Adventure Centre, with its choice of kayaking, paddleboarding, and boating. Akaroa is also the place to go for guests who want to see the amazing marine life in this part of the world. They'll be able to take a cruise to spot dolphins, seals, penguins, and more.

    There are some wonderful family activities available close to the property, such as the Birdlings Flat Gemstone and Fossil Museum, and the Shamarra Alpaca Farm. In Akaroa, guests will find a great golf course for the adults and mini golf for the kids. Visitors wishing to learn more about the region's cultural heritage can head to the Okains Bay Maori and Colonial Museum. The area surrounding Akaroa boasts several wineries, offering tours and tastings. There's also a huge selection of places to eat, with something to suit every taste. Guests looking for a unique gift or souvenir will be sure to find a special keepsake, as there are many art galleries, craft shops, and markets to discover.

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

    Additional Information

    This property is not suitable for pets.

    Smoking is not allowed.

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