Description of Glamping Units
This luxurious eco-friendly pod rental, nestled high above the Waipara Valley, is perfect for a New Zealand getaway unlike any other. With transparent ceilings, walls, and floors, guests will be greeted with breathtaking views at all hours of the day.
The pod is a studio featuring a king-size 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, a toilet, and a transparent shower stall.
Outside, guests will find a BBQ grill and a fabulous deck with seating. Here, glampers will be able to marvel at the never-ending rows of neat vineyards characteristic of New Zealand’s premier wine region, enjoy a glass of wine as the sun sets, and get star gaze late into the night. Read More
- Board games
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Nice furniture
- Non smoking
- Private bathroom
- Queen bed
- Radio/Stereo system
- Running water
- Tea kettle
- Towels provided
This stunning accommodation is reserved entirely for the glamping party that rents it. The property has everything glampers need for the ultimate getaway. Glampers do not have to worry about towels and linens as they are provided. Since the glass floor is slippery when wet, there is a special storage area to put wet shoes and clothes. 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.
- BBQ grill
- Deck or balcony
- Patio furniture
Smoking and pets are not allowed in the pod.
This accommodation is not suitable for children.
There is a complimentary wine tasting included within the rate if guests arrive during the Cellar Door opening times.
Location + Surroundings
This secluded rental is located on the South Island of New Zealand in the heart of the Waipara Valley, New Zealand’s premier wine producing region. It is found perched high above the sprawling vineyards and affords glampers with unparalleled views of the Teviotdale Hills and the Southern Alps. It is less than an hour north of Christchurch. The nearest international airport is Christchurch International Airport. Read More
- If the guest cancels at least 15 days prior to check in: The guest will receive a 50% refund.
If glampers do not want to bring their own food, they can pre-order a dinner and breakfast food package when booking. The dinners are made using fresh local and seasonal ingredients and include a starter (for example local cheese, handmade crackers and fruit paste or caramelized onion tarts with blue cheese). For mains, there is local prime meat (beef, venison or lamb depending on availability) ready for guests to cook on either the hob or the BBQ along with seasonal vegetables or fresh salad and a sweet treat to finish. Breakfast is freshly made muesli with local organic yogurt and a berry compote. Vegetarian and gluten free options are available on request. Read More
- Wildlife viewing
Perched high above the vineyards of the gorgeous Waipara Valley, exploring the vast landscapes is a must when staying at this stunning glamping site. Guests can hike or bike the numerous trails surrounding New Zealand’s premier wine region while trying to catch a glimpse of the local wildlife. After a long day out on the trails, guests can relax on the deck and take in the breathtaking views as they soak up the warm rays.
Wine aficionados can venture off the property to the nearby wineries, such as Greystone or Muddy Water, and taste different vintages after touring the stunning facilities. Upon return to the luxurious accommodation, guests can enjoy a delicious dinner on the deck and a bottle of wine as they marvel at the stunning midnight sky as it lights up with shining stars.