Perfect for anglers

“A truly authentic and unforgettable Kiwi farmhouse experience.”-- Dan and Nicola Truman, Wimbledon, London.

Backpackers and Self-Contained Accommodation

The backpackers and self-contained accommodation is set on the front of the farm, and conveniently located just off State Highway 8 near the original homestead. It was originally the shearers’ quarters and have been lovingly remodeled for travelers.

Perfect for anglers wanting to fish the Ahuriri River which is just across the road.

There are six bedrooms and one mixed four bed dorm available which are priced accordingly:

  • 5 rooms with 15 x single beds
  • 1 room with 1 x double bed

Price Per Night: $32.00 per person


  • One room with 4 dorm beds

Price Per Night: $32.00 per person

All rooms share common facilities such as kitchen, laundry a lounge and bathrooms.

Amenities at the self-contained accommodation includes:

  • Open plan kitchen, dining and sitting room
  • Fridge, freezer, oven and microwave
  • Automatic washing machine
  • Pots, pans, plates, cutlery etc.
  • Television
  • Linen provided
Free Wi-Fi

All guests staying at the backpackers and self-contained accommodation are given complete access to two toilets and two showers.

And why not join your farm hosts for dinner while you stay to learn a bit of the lifestyle of a high country Merino farmer and enjoy a wholesome home cooked meal!

If you have any questions regarding the backpackers and self-contained accommodation, please contact us and we will get back to you in a jiffy.