Update on the QCT

Queen Charlotte Track Update – 12 August 2021 DOC and MDC staff are working as quickly as they can to stabilise roads and tracks throughout the SoundsThis update focuses on Queen Charlotte Track onlyDOC has the Queen Charlotte Track as a priority and the team are working to safely open sections of the track as … More Update on the QCT

Winter Specials:….

Announcing our WINTER SPECIAL 2021! From the 1st June through till the end of August our Winter rates will be $160 per night for the Summerhouse and $260 for the Yurt…. checkout our availability and come and experience the magic for yourself. “Thank you for your fabulous hospitality last week – a real highlight of … More Winter Specials:….

Nature Bathing!

We’re heading into the Autumn months now, a bit of a chill in the evenings, but long hot days….perfect for nature bathing! Look out for our Autumn specials starting after Easter…come and restore your soul

Lockdown Bubble

It’s been a bit of a bonus for us to share our lockdown bubble with Daniela and Jan from the Czech Republic. They were on a working holiday around New Zealand when the Covid-19 virus struck and put a stop to their travels. We previously found them on “Kiwi House Sitters” and they had stayed … More Lockdown Bubble

Trees For Travel – Climate change & how you can help!

It was always our dream to bring back the forest – that’s what Ngahere Hou means – New Forest! A few years back our Diamond Approach Retreat group inquired into the hopelessness we felt around the state of the planet and how we might do something to make a difference. We came up with “TREES … More Trees For Travel – Climate change & how you can help!

Tiaki Promise

We’ve signed up to the Tiaki Promise! Which is a commitment to care for New Zealand, it’s people and place for now and for future generations. Everyone who lives and travels here has a responsibility to look after it. The promise has been developed by Tourism NZ along with the Department of Conservation and others … More Tiaki Promise