Charming Four-Season Cottage at the Foothills of Mount Hutt near Methven, New Zealand

Windwhistle, South Island (New Zealand)

Charming Four-Season Cottage at the Foothills of Mount Hutt near Methven, New Zealand

Vacation Rentals
1 unit
6 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed

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  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
Situated at the foothills of the Southern Alps in Windwhistle, New Zealand, this charming cottage is perfect for glampers looking for a rural getaway on the South Island. With three bedrooms, this rental can accommodate up to six guests comfortably. The master bedroom features a king-size bed, while the downstairs bedroom features a queen-size bed. The third room, which is located in the attic, features two single beds. There is one shared bathroom featuring a sink, a toilet, and a shower stall.

The living room is a great place to relax after exploring the surrounding area. Glampers can doze off on one of the comfortable sofas or watch some TV. The kitchen is fully equipped and has everything glampers need to make their favorite recipes, including a refrigerator, a range cooker, and a microwave. There is also a dining area in the kitchen featuring a large table with seating for six.

With breathtaking mountain and countryside views, guests will be left speechless when exploring the beautiful grounds. Guests can take a stroll through the gardens, get lost in a good book while enjoying the beautiful surroundings, or marvel at the night sky with its twinkling stars.


  • Bathroom
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Sink
  • Queen-size bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Crib/Child's bed additional charge
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Fireplace
This stunning accommodation is located on a shared property in the Rakaia Gorge area of New Zealand, near the Southern Alps. The glamping site has everything visitors need for the ultimate New Zealand getaway, including an on site restaurant. There is Wi-Fi throughout the property, as well as plenty of parking on site. The host provides glampers with cotton linens and fresh towels. Furthermore, laundry facilities are available. Guests also have access to the beautiful gardens, which feature a BBQ grill.

Guest Services

  • Breakfast additional charge
  • Dinner additional charge
  • Lunch additional charge
  • Cleaning services additional charge
  • Childcare/Babysitting service additional charge
Babysitting services are available for an additional fee. This property allows weddings and special events. Guests should please inquire with the host for more information and pricing.

Location + Surroundings

  • Movie theater
Situated in the rolling foothills of the Southern Alps Mount Hutt, this gorgeous rental is located near Methven, New Zealand. Just about an hour west of Christchurch, this glamping site is an oasis for all who want to escape to the South Island of New Zealand. Mount Hutt Skifield and Lake Coleridge is only 30 minutes away, while Arthur’s Pass National Park and Akaroa are an hour-and-a-half away. The nearest international airport is Christchurch International Airport.


  • Feeding animals
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hunting
  • Winter sports
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Yoga
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Wildlife watching

Nestled in the foothills of the Southern Alps, there is never a shortage of things to do while staying at this stunning rental, which is completely surrounded by the natural beauty of New Zealand’s South Island. From biking and hiking through the gorgeous scenery of Arthur’s Pass to rafting on the rapids of the Rangitata River, getting in touch with nature is a must. Fishing enthusiasts can make their way to the Rakaia, Waimakariri and Rangitata Rivers for excellent rainbow and brown trout fishing.

Glampers can also marvel at the breathtaking views of the Canterbury Plains in a hot air balloon while enjoying a champagne breakfast. Additionally, guests take a day trip to Akaroa. Glampers can spend the day exploring the beautiful coastal town and try to catch a glimpse of rare Hector’s Dolphins from the harbor.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: From 3:00 p.m. early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m. late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Strict: It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.

Additional Information

All accommodations are non-smoking. Pets are not allowed.

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