Enchanting and Secluded Cabin Rental near Lyford, South Island

Mount Lyford, South Island (New Zealand)

Enchanting and Secluded Cabin Rental near Lyford, South Island

Log Cabins
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
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Hosted by Claudine
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  • Kid-friendly
This enchanting cabin rental is nestled in a secluded area surrounded by trees near Lyford, South Island, and can accommodate up to four guests. There are two bedrooms in this charming cabin, one with a queen-size bed and the other with two twin beds. The bathroom offers a toilet, a sink, a shower, and a washing machine. Linens and towels are kindly provided by the host.

In the inviting living area, glampers will find a plush futon sofa and an armchair positioned around a coffee table, a flat-screen TV, and a cozy wood-burning stove. The kitchen is equipped with an array of cooking and serving utensils and all of the modern appliances guests might need to feel at home during their stay. Glampers can enjoy meals around the wooden dining table with seating for four.

Outside, glampers can take in views of the gorgeous surrounding landscape from their spacious private deck. There is a large lawn perfect for playing games, as well as a driveway with ample parking. Other amenities include a pack-n-play and a crib for glampers traveling with children.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Child's bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Washing machine
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Safe box
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Games
  • Sound system
Glampers will be able to immerse themselves in the tranquility of their mountain surroundings while still enjoying access to fantastic amenities and modern conveniences. The property features a spacious lawn perfect for yard games, as well as an outdoor deck shaded by a majestic green canopy.

Inside the rental, glampers can watch their favorite shows and movies on the flat-screen TV or cozy up beside the lovely wood-burning fireplace tucked in the corner of the living area. Other amenities include a washing machine, a travel crib for glampers with children, a private entrance, and free parking on the premises.

Location + Surroundings

This enchanting property is set on an idyllic one-acre stretch of native bush in the picturesque countryside of South Island near Lyford. Glampers will find themselves nestled in New Zealand's magnificent landscape and will be able to take in awe-inspiring mountain views from this peaceful retreat. There are numerous areas for wintertime activities located just a few minutes away, including Mount Tinline, the Mount Lyford Alpine Resort, and a ski field just five miles up the mountain.

The magnificent Hanmer Conservation Park is also nearby, which is known as a cycling paradise and boasts miles of scenic nature trails for glampers to explore together. Additionally, glampers will be driving distance from the coast's pristine waters and soft sandy beaches.

The nearest major city is Christchurch, South Island, and can be reached in just under two hours by car. There, glampers will find a multitude of dining and shopping options, entertainment, and the nearest airport.


  • Swimming
  • Winter sports
  • Water sports
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Wildlife watching

Surrounded by the astounding natural beauty of New Zealand's South Island, glampers will have a plethora of options for outdoor experiences to discover during their stay. Hanmer Forest Park boasts some of New Zealand’s oldest exotic plantings, scenic tracks for walking and tramping, incredible designated mountain biking tracks, and a large hunting area. The waters of the Clarence and Waiau rivers provide excellent conditions for fishing, swimming, kayaking, and canoeing as well.

With a fantastic ski field, several mountain peaks, and the Mount Lyford Alpine Resort close by, glampers will have easy access to an array of snow sports and wintertime activities. The popular resort town of Hammer Springs is also within driving distance and features adventures ports, snow sports, and a restorative thermal pool.

The pristine coastline of South Island is driving distance from the property, providing glampers with options for water sports, sunbathing, and more. Glampers can drive along the coast discovering its many beaches. For a break from exploring nature, glampers can visit the bustling city of Christchurch.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Fifteen: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 15 days before check-in.

Additional Information

Smoking, pets, parties, and events are not permitted.

Check-in is from 14:00 to 21:00.

Groups under 20 years of age are not permitted.

During winter, snow chains are required to reach the property.

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