Accommodation

We offer a number of accommodation options – from beautiful secluded backcountry cabins to lodges, canvas wall tents and fly camps. Accommodation options vary depending on what species you’re hunting and which region you are hunting in.

Fairlie Lodging

Blue Lake Lodge & Lake House

Blue Lake Lodge – $85 pp per night
Blue Lake Lodge and Lake House – $75 pp per night

The Blue Lake Lodge sleeps up to 8 people (minimum of 4 people)
The Lake House sleeps up to 10 people (minimum of 10 people for lodge and lake house)

This brand-new lodge has it all – your own private lake and breathtaking mountain views. The lodge is perfect for those that want to be nestled in amongst the mountains without compromising on luxury. The newly refurbished lake house is situated right on the lake, approximately 150m from the lodge.

  • Wi-Fi
  • Fully equipped kitchen and outdoor BBQ
  • T.V
  • Large outdoor fire and cooking plate
  • Day lodge with indoor fire
  • Hot showers
  • All sheets and bedding supplied
  • Two fridges and a freezer
  • Private lake
  • Complete privacy
  • Two large private bathrooms
  • Wheelchair accessible

Approximately a 25-minute drive from the small township of Fairlie, Canterbury to the lodge. Fairlie is a 2.5-hour drive south of Christchurch International Airport.

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING – landline phone in the lodge for emergency outgoing calls.

The Cook Shop

Included in pricing

Sleeps up to 8 people – three double beds and two singles (minimum of 2 people)

Newly refurbished quarters situated in the heart of the station. This quaint and cosy cottage is perfect for those wanting to experience the backcountry while still having all the amenities of home.

  • Wi-Fi
  • Beds fitted with sheets and pillows – sleeping bags required
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Hot shower
  • Heaters in every room
  • T.V and selection of books
  • Comfy sofas and extra blankets

Approximately a 35-minute drive from the small township of Fairlie, Canterbury to the cook shop. Fairlie is a 2.5-hour drive south of Christchurch International Airport.

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING – landline phone in quarters for emergency outgoing calls.

Basin Creek Hut

$30 pp per night

Sleeps up to 6 people – four single beds and one double bed (minimum of 2 people)

This beautifully restored historical hut is situated in the heart of a scenic secluded valley. The cabin is comfortable and warm, offering a genuine ‘Kiwi hut’ experience.

  • Gas cooker
  • BBQ
  • Cooking utensils – pots, pans, utensils etc.
  • Fireplace and fully stocked wood shed
  • Beds fitted with sheets – sleeping bags and pillows required
  • Long drop
  • NO running water/shower
  • NO Wi-Fi

Approximately a 30-minute drive to the station gate from the small township of Fairlie, Canterbury and an additional 20-minute drive off-road to basin creek hut. Fairlie is a 2.5-hour drive south of Christchurch International Airport.

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING. You can get cell reception daily on the mountain and get Wi-Fi in the evenings at the homestead if required.

Twin Huts

$150 per night (minimum of 2 people and a minimum of 2 nights stay) $70 per additional person per night

Sleeps up to 7 people – three single beds and two double beds

This beautiful historic cabin was originally built in the 1940’s. It has since been refurbished and offers a scenic escape nestled in amongst the mountains.

  • Gas cooker
  • Cooking utensils – pots, pans, utensils etc.
  • Fireplace and fully stocked wood shed
  • Beds fitted with sheets – sleeping bags and pillows required
  • Long drop
  • Plenty of candles for lighting and battery powered lights (generator available if required)
  • NO running water/shower
  • NO power
  • NO Wi-Fi

Approximately a 30-minute drive to the station gate from the small township of Fairlie, Canterbury and an additional 30-minute drive off-road from the gate to the twin huts. Fairlie is a 2.5-hour drive from Christchurch International Airport.

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING. You can get cell reception daily on the mountain if required.

Lodge

$400 per night (minimum of 4 people per booking and a minimum of 4 nights stay) – $90 per additional person per night

Sleeps up to 8 people – two double beds and two bunk beds

This brand-new lodge has it all and it the perfect home away from home.

  • Wi-Fi
  • All sheets and bedding supplied
  • Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, toaster, kettle, utensils, stove, oven, fridge and freezer etc.)
  • Hot shower
  • Fireplace and fully stocked wood shed
  • T.V and selection of books
  • Comfy sofas and extra blankets

Approximately a 25-minute drive from the small township of Fairlie, Canterbury to the lodge. Fairlie is a 2.5-hour drive south of Christchurch International Airport.

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING – landline phone in the lodge for emergency outgoing calls.

Roxburgh Lodging

The Homestead

$120 per night ($25 per additional person per night)

Sleeps up to 10 people – six single beds and two double beds

This beautiful homestead was originally built for the farm owner and is now used for accommodation. Located in a breathtaking valley surrounded by stunning fresh water streams filled with trout – the ultimate backcountry escape.

  • All sheets and bedding supplied
  • Fully equipped kitchen (microwave, toaster, kettle, utensils, stove, oven, fridge and freezer etc.)
  • Hot shower
  • Heater
  • T.V and selection of books
  • Comfy sofas and extra blankets
  • NO Wi-Fi

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING. You can get cell reception daily up on the hill if required.

The Cabin

$30 pp per night

Sleeps up to 6 people – six single beds

This stereotypical ‘Kiwi hut’ was designed for hunters wanting a true New Zealand backcountry experience.

  • Fireplace cook top
  • Cooking utensils – pots, pans, utensils etc.
  • Fireplace and fully stocked wood shed
  • Beds fitted with sheets – sleeping bags and pillows required
  • Long drop
  • NO shower
  • NO power – plenty of candles for lighting and battery powered lights (generator available if required)
  • NO Wi-Fi

NO CELL RECEPTION AT LODGING. You can get cell reception daily on the mountain if required.

Ranfurly Accomodation

Cabin

$30 pp per night

Sleeps up 8 people – eight single bunkbeds

Situated on top of the mountain with a spectacular view of the station and the Hawkdun Ranges.

  • Beds fitted with sheets and pillows – sleeping bags required
  • Gas cooker
  • Cooking utensils – pots, pans, utensils etc.
  • Long drop
  • Fireplace and fully stocked wood shed
  • Hot tub
  • Full cell reception
  • NO shower
  • NO Wi-Fi – cellphone data available

This hidden gem is approximately a 20-minute drive to the station gate from the small township of Ranfurly, Otago and an additional 20-minute drive off-road from the station gate to the cabin.

Canvas Wall Tent

Canvas Wall Tent

Included in pricing

Sleeps up to 3 people – three single bed cots

Canvas wall tents are perfect for the wilderness hunter.

  • Bed cots
  • Roll mats
  • BBQ
  • Gas cooker
  • Plates, bowls, cups and cooking utensils etc.
  • Fireplace and fully stocked wood pile
  • Sleeping bags and pillows required
  • NO Wi-Fi
  • NO running water/shower
  • NO toilet

Tents typically erected in areas with NO CELL RECEPTION. You can get cell reception daily on the mountain if required.

Regular Two Man Tent

Included in pricing

Each tent sleeps up to 2 people – option for multiple tents

This is the best option for the adventure hunter – living in amongst wild game.

  • Roll mats
  • Gas cooker
  • Plates, bowl, cup and cooking utensils etc.
  • Sleeping bags and pillows required
  • NO Wi-Fi
  • NO running water/shower
  • NO toilet

Tents typically erected in areas with NO CELL RECEPTION. You can get cell reception daily on the mountain if required.