Family-Friendly Holiday Rental with Hiking Trails near Picton, New Zealand

Picton, South Island (New Zealand)
2 units
12 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed

This family-friendly holiday rental is located near Picton, New Zealand, and can accommodate up to six guests. There is one bedroom with a bunk bed that has a double mattress on bottom and a single mattress on top. The main room has a queen-size bed and a roll-away bed is available. There is one bathroom where guests will find a toilet, a shower, and a sink. Linens and towels are provided, along with tea, coffee, sugar, and milk. The rooms are serviced every day. Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.

In the main room, guests will not only find a queen-sized bed, but also a kitchenette with a mini-fridge, a microwave, and cupboards, as well as a dining room table with four chairs.

Outside, there is a large private veranda, ideal for birdwatching and sipping coffee while soaking in the fresh air and enjoying the farmland view. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Dining table

Although amenities vary across accommodations, guests are guaranteed modern, clean camping services. Bedding and sleeping bags are available for purchase on-site. A utility building provides guests with access to laundry, toilets, showers, disabled facilities, a kitchen with stoves, fridges, and freezers, as well as an ironing board and iron. Wi-Fi is accessible throughout the farm.

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Guest Services

  • Laundry service
  • Sports equipment storage
  • Bicycle rental

Location + Surroundings

  • Museums

This extensive family-friendly farm is located in Linkwater, New Zealand, between the Queen Charlotte walking trail and the Greater Pelorus Sound. Nestled right near Picton, New Zealand, a gateway to the Marlborough Sounds, this two and a half acre farm is used for dairy farming. It also boasts striking sunsets on both sides of the farm from peaks 2,000 and 3,000 feet high. Read More


  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Bird watching
  • Feeding animals
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Scuba diving
  • Climbing

A walk throughout the campground might lead guests to interact with the friendly sheep and cattle, or through the bush to a waterfall. The nearby Queen Charlotte Track, just over 2 miles away, allows for scenic bike rides along local roads - the farm has bikes to rent upon request. The Waikakaho Track, of equal distance from the farm, now follows what was once the gold miner's trail. If guests would rather venture thirty minutes out, horse trekking becomes available, where horses can lead riders through hills then for a cool swim in the river. Several safe beaches can also be found near the area. The towns of Picton and Havelock are fifteen minutes from the farm and have countless activities for visitors, ranging from boat trips to fishing and diving, seeing the farming process for green lip mussels, taking a garden tour, and helping with the mail boat run. The Edwin Fox Maritime Museum, a 19th-century former convict and cargo ship, and EcoWorld Aquarium, home to blue penguins, are both in nearby Picton, as well. The farm hosts recommend driving another fifteen minutes out to Te Mahia to ride a water taxi out in order to sample all the delectables offered at St. Omer. The Linkwater Country Inn, just over 1 mile away from the farm, has a restaurant and bar, conveniently located for an evening that permits walking to dinner.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Accesibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation policy

  • As long as you cancel at least 15 days before check-in, you will receive a 50% refund minus our service fee.
  • If you cancel within 15 days of check-in, the host does not offer a refund.
  • If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion (and will not include the service fee).
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Additional Information

The property is non-smoking and eco-friendly.

Pets are permitted following approval from the hosts.

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