Rainforest Retreat

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Rainforest Retreat Deluxe
Deluxe Tree Hut
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Deluxe Tree Lodge
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Deluxe Two Bedroom Spa Tree House
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Rainforest Retreat Rooms
Tree Hut with continental breakfast
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Tree Lodge with Continental Breakfast
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Rainforest Retreat Houses
Rainforest Tree House 2 Bedroom
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Rainforest Tree House 3 Bedroom
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Kamahi Tree House 2 bedroom
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Kamahi Tree House 3 bedroom
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Kamahi Tree House 4 bedroom
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Gecko House - 2 Bedrooms
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Gecko House - 3 Bedrooms
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Holiday Park Rooms & Powered van sites
Gecko Cottage
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Studio Motel Room
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Petite En-suite Double Room
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Powered Campervan Site
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Rainforest Flashpackers
6 bed dorm
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En Suite 4 bed flashpacker dorm
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Property Information

Rainforest Retreat
0064 3 7520220
46 Cron Street
Franz Josef
South Westland 7856
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Rainforest Retreat is centrally located in the heart of Franz Josef Village on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island. Secluded yet handy to every local activity, Rainforest Retreat is the perfect base to unwind and discover.

Nestled in six acres of idyllic native bush at the foot of precipitous mountains, Rainforest Retreat offers premium accommodation comprising of Tree Houses, Tree Lodges, Tree Huts and Park Motels; each unit was built exclusively to embrace its beautiful, secluded, natural environment providing guests with choices of either forest floor or mid canopy bush views.

The exceptional range of facilities within the complex includes:
Large hot bubbling spa pool
Private spa pool (small charge)
Scandinavian sauna
All weather BBQ area
24-hour internet access
On site commercial laundry
Children's playground
Track & walking information
General Store

Monsoon Bar & Restaurant is also on site with a lounge area and a large cozy fireplace. Enjoy a glass from the fine selection of wine and beers or a hearty meal in the relaxed environronment at Monsoon Bar & Restaurant.

Whether it's relaxing in the hot bubbling spa pool or lounging by the large cozy fireplace at the bar, Rainforest Retreat will ensure your stay is comfortable, cozy and truly memorable.

Come and stay at Rainforest Retreat, it's not just accommodation… it's an experience!

Property Features

  1. BBQ Area
  2. Spa
  3. 24 hour Reception
  4. Children Play Area
  5. Free Parking
  6. Tour Desk
  7. Disabled Access Rooms
  8. Non-Smoking Rooms
  9. On Site Restaurant
  10. Broadband Internet Access
  11. Non-Smoking Property
  12. Camp Kitchen
  13. Pet friendly
  14. Guest Laundry
  15. WiFi Internet
  16. Bar/Lounge
  17. Sauna/Steam Room

Accommodation Details

Rainforest Retreat

Deluxe Tree Hut

Deluxe Tree Hut

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Brand new, open December 2017
Charming and stylish studio Deluxe Tree Huts, privately nestled amongst lush rainforest. Featuring a king bed with pristine linen and plush pillows for absolute luxury, a large en-suite bathroom with rain shower and underfloor heating, tea/ coffee and breakfast making facilities, a Nespresso machine, TV, and all the modern comforts.
Includes our signature Continental breakfast basket. Max 2 guests.

  • 25.0
  • 1 King bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Rain forest view
  1. Air conditioned
  2. Daily Room Service
  3. Stairs
  4. Tea/Coffee Making
  5. Heating
  6. Alarm Clock
  7. Cots Available
  8. Telephone
  9. Wireless Internet
  10. Room Safe
  11. Balcony
  12. Hairdryer
  13. Toaster
  14. Outdoor Setting
  15. Television
  16. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  17. Shower - separate

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Deluxe Tree Lodge

Deluxe Tree Lodge

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Brand new, open December 2017
Spacious and stylish studio Deluxe Tree Lodges, privately nestled amongst lush rainforest with large spacious decks so you can immerse yourself in nature. Featuring a king and a single bed each with pristine linen and plush pillows for absolute luxury, a large en-suite bathroom with rain shower and underfloor heating, a kitchenette, a Nespresso machine, TV and all the modern comforts.
Includes our signature Continental breakfast basket. Rates are based on 2 guests, additional guest rates apply

  • 40.0
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Rain forest view
  • Non-smoking
  1. Air conditioned
  2. Cots Available
  3. Shower - separate
  4. Outdoor Setting
  5. Room Safe
  6. Balcony
  7. Kitchenette
  8. Wireless Internet
  9. Heating
  10. Television
  11. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  12. Microwave

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Deluxe Two Bedroom Spa Tree House

Deluxe Two Bedroom Spa Tree House

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Brand new, open December 2017
Supremely spacious and stylish two bedroom raised Deluxe Tree Houses, privately nestled amongst lush rainforest with large outdoor decks that feature a large hot bubbly spa pool for unwinding and relaxation amongst the forest canopy. Each bedroom has a king bed with pristine linen and plush pillows for absolute luxury, a large en-suite bathroom with rain shower and underfloor heating, a kitchen, a Nespresso machine, a lounge with a double sofa bed, TV, and all the modern comforts.
Includes our signature Continental breakfast basket. 2 bedroom rates are based on 4 guests, additional guest rates apply using the double sofa bed in the living area

  • 75.0
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Rain forest view
  • Non-smoking

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Tree Hut with continental breakfast

Tree Hut with continental breakfast

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Tree Hut
Charming log cabin Tree Huts, featuring a king and a single bed with pristine
linen and plush pillows for absolute comfort, an en-suite, tea/coffee and
breakfast making facilities, LCD TV and an iPod/iPhone dock.
Includes our signature Continental breakfast basket. Rates based on 2 guests.
Additional guest rates apply

  • 25.0
  • 1 King bed
  • 1 Single bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Rain forest view
  • Non-smoking
  1. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  2. Cots Available
  3. Telephone
  4. Tea/Coffee Making
  5. Television
  6. Clock Radio
  7. Linen and Towels Provided
  8. Toaster

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Tree Lodge with Continental Breakfast

Tree Lodge with Continental Breakfast

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Stylish studio Tree Lodges privately nestled amongst lush rainforest, with large
spacious decks to immerse yourself in nature. Each Tree Lodge features a king
bed or a queen and a single bed, with pristine linen and plush pillows for absolute
comfort, an en-suite bathroom, a kitchenette, a Nespresso machine, TV
and an iPod/iPhone dock.
Includes our signature Continental breakfast basket. Rates based on 2 guests.
Additional guest rates apply

  • 28.0
  • 1 King bed
  • 1 Queen bed
  • 1 Single bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Forest view
  • Non-smoking
  1. Air conditioned
  2. Balcony
  3. Cable/Satellite TV
  4. Television
  5. Cots Available
  6. Alarm Clock
  7. Kitchenette
  8. Microwave
  9. Toaster
  10. iPod Dock
  11. Dining Setting
  12. Linen and Towels Provided
  13. Telephone
  14. Hairdryer
  15. Room Safe
  16. Shower - separate
  17. Stove top
  18. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  19. Heating
  20. Wireless Internet

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Rainforest Tree House 2 Bedroom

Rainforest Tree House 2 Bedroom

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Spacious 2 bedroom ground floor family home fitted with a Queen bed, and twin bedroom with an extra pull out single bed, large comfortable lounge, separate dining, fully equipped kitchen & laundry facilities, a bathroom with bath and shower over bath plus a seperate shower room.

  • 1 Queen bed
  • 4 Single beds
  • Non-smoking
  1. Alarm Clock
  2. DVD Player
  3. Lounge Area
  4. Tea/Coffee Making
  5. Stove top
  6. Balcony
  7. Hairdryer
  8. Microwave
  9. Desk
  10. Fridge - Fullsize
  11. Bath
  12. Iron/Ironing board
  13. Shower over Bath/Spa
  14. Dining Setting
  15. Outdoor Setting
  16. Daily Room Service
  17. Kitchen
  18. Television
  19. Shower - separate
  20. Heating
  21. Clock Radio
  22. Laundry Facilities
  23. Toaster
  24. Dishwasher
  25. iPod Dock
  26. Cots Available
  27. Linen and Towels Provided

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Rainforest Tree House 3 Bedroom

Rainforest Tree House 3 Bedroom

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Spacious 3 bedroom ground floor family home fitted with Queen bed, 2 twin bedrooms one with an extra pull out single bed, large comfortable lounge, separate dining, fully equipped kitchen & laundry facilities, bathroom with bath and shower over bath plus a seperate shower room.

  • 1 Queen bed
  • 4 Single beds
  • Non-smoking
  1. Alarm Clock
  2. DVD Player
  3. Lounge Area
  4. Tea/Coffee Making
  5. Stove top
  6. Balcony
  7. Hairdryer
  8. Microwave
  9. Desk
  10. Fridge - Fullsize
  11. Bath
  12. Iron/Ironing board
  13. Shower over Bath/Spa
  14. Dining Setting
  15. Outdoor Setting
  16. Daily Room Service
  17. Kitchen
  18. Television
  19. Shower - separate
  20. Heating
  21. Clock Radio
  22. Laundry Facilities
  23. Toaster
  24. Dishwasher
  25. iPod Dock
  26. Cots Available
  27. Linen and Towels Provided

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Kamahi Tree House 2 bedroom

Kamahi Tree House 2 bedroom

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A unique and secluded ground floor 2 bedroom house surrounded by ancient bush and a natural creek.
2 bedrooms each with a queen bed, flat screen digital TV, electric blankets & heaters.
The house has a large comfortable living room with a 40" Flat screen digital TV, dining area, fully equipped kitchen and laundry and a selection of board games to keep the kids occupied.

  • 4 Queen beds
  • 2 Single beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Non-smoking
  1. Dining Setting
  2. Linen and Towels Provided
  3. Cable/Satellite TV
  4. Toaster
  5. Dishwasher
  6. Shower - separate
  7. Lounge Area
  8. Fridge - Fullsize
  9. Heating
  10. Outdoor Setting
  11. Kitchen
  12. Microwave
  13. Telephone
  14. iPod Dock
  15. Verandah
  16. Alarm Clock
  17. Broadband Internet Access
  18. Television
  19. Daily Room Service
  20. High Chair Available
  21. Laundry Facilities
  22. Stove top
  23. Hairdryer
  24. Iron/Ironing board
  25. Cots Available
  26. DVD Player
  27. Tea/Coffee Making
  28. Oven
  29. Wireless Internet
  30. Balcony

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Kamahi Tree House 3 bedroom

Kamahi Tree House 3 bedroom

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A unique and secluded ground floor 3 bedroom 2 bathroom family house surrounded by ancient bush and a natural creek.
1 bedroom with outside entrance features a Queen bed and a single bed and an en-suite bathroom. (Please Note: this bedroom does not have interconnecting doors with the rest of the property)
2 Internal bedrooms each with a queen bed.
All bedrooms have flat screen digital TV, electric blankets & heaters.
The house has a large comfortable lounge with a 40" Flat screen TV, dining area, fully equipped kitchen and laundry and a selection of board games to keep the kids occupied.

  • 4 Queen beds
  • 2 Single beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Non-smoking
  1. Dining Setting
  2. Linen and Towels Provided
  3. Cable/Satellite TV
  4. Toaster
  5. Dishwasher
  6. Shower - separate
  7. Lounge Area
  8. Fridge - Fullsize
  9. Heating
  10. Outdoor Setting
  11. Kitchen
  12. Microwave
  13. Telephone
  14. iPod Dock
  15. Verandah
  16. Alarm Clock
  17. Broadband Internet Access
  18. Television
  19. Daily Room Service
  20. High Chair Available
  21. Laundry Facilities
  22. Stove top
  23. Hairdryer
  24. Iron/Ironing board
  25. Cots Available
  26. DVD Player
  27. Tea/Coffee Making
  28. Oven
  29. Wireless Internet
  30. Balcony

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Kamahi Tree House 4 bedroom

Kamahi Tree House 4 bedroom

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A unique and secluded ground floor 4 bedroom 3 bathroom family house surrounded by ancient bush and a natural creek.
2 bedrooms with outside entrance feature a Queen bed and a single bed and each has an en-suite bathroom. (Please Note: these bedrooms do not have interconnecting doors with the rest of the property)

2 Internal bedrooms each with a queen bed.
All bedrooms have flat screen digital TV, electric blankets & heaters.
The house has a large comfortable lounge with a 40" Flat screen TV, dining area, fully equipped kitchen and laundry and a selection of board games to keep the kids occupied.

  • 4 Queen beds
  • 2 Single beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Non-smoking
  1. Dining Setting
  2. Linen and Towels Provided
  3. Cable/Satellite TV
  4. Toaster
  5. Dishwasher
  6. Shower - separate
  7. Lounge Area
  8. Fridge - Fullsize
  9. Heating
  10. Outdoor Setting
  11. Kitchen
  12. Microwave
  13. Telephone
  14. iPod Dock
  15. Verandah
  16. Alarm Clock
  17. Broadband Internet Access
  18. Television
  19. Daily Room Service
  20. High Chair Available
  21. Laundry Facilities
  22. Stove top
  23. Hairdryer
  24. Iron/Ironing board
  25. Cots Available
  26. DVD Player
  27. Tea/Coffee Making
  28. Oven
  29. Wireless Internet
  30. Balcony

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Gecko House - 2 Bedrooms

Gecko House - 2 Bedrooms

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The newest addition to our range of rooms. The gecko house opens for xmas 2013. With interconnecting rooms you can have 2, 3, 4 or 5 bedrooms. Featuring all the mod cons and a great view, the Gecko House is situated within the "Gecko Village." A secluded area of the Rainforest Retreat, sharing gardens and a hot tub with the 5 rooms in the Gecko village. 2 Bedroom house has use of 1 bathroom, 2 toilets and each room has a queen size bed.

  • 5 Queen beds
  • 2 Single beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Non-smoking
  1. Dining Setting
  2. Balcony
  3. Microwave
  4. Hairdryer
  5. Toaster
  6. Kitchen
  7. Barbeque
  8. Stove top
  9. Outdoor Setting
  10. Verandah
  11. Shower - separate
  12. Linen and Towels Provided
  13. Tea/Coffee Making
  14. Television
  15. Cots Available
  16. Air conditioned
  17. Lounge Area
  18. Cable/Satellite TV
  19. Heating
  20. Jacuzzi
  21. Alarm Clock
  22. Free In-House Movies
  23. Fridge - Fullsize
  24. Oven
  25. Wireless Internet

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Gecko House - 3 Bedrooms

Gecko House - 3 Bedrooms

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The newest addition to our range of rooms. The gecko house opens for xmas 2013. With interconnecting rooms you can have 2, 3, 4 or 5 bedrooms. Featuring all the mod cons and a great view, the Gecko House is situated within the "Gecko Village." A secluded area of the Rainforest Retreat, sharing gardens and a hot tub with all 10 rooms in the Gecko village. 3 Bedroom house features 1 ensuite bedroom with a Queen and Single beds and 2 bedrooms with a queen bed in each and a seperate bathroom.

  • 5 Queen beds
  • 2 Single beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Non-smoking
  1. Dining Setting
  2. Balcony
  3. Microwave
  4. Hairdryer
  5. Toaster
  6. Kitchen
  7. Barbeque
  8. Stove top
  9. Outdoor Setting
  10. Verandah
  11. Shower - separate
  12. Linen and Towels Provided
  13. Tea/Coffee Making
  14. Television
  15. Cots Available
  16. Air conditioned
  17. Lounge Area
  18. Cable/Satellite TV
  19. Heating
  20. Jacuzzi
  21. Alarm Clock
  22. Free In-House Movies
  23. Fridge - Fullsize
  24. Oven
  25. Wireless Internet

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Gecko Cottage

Gecko Cottage

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Gecko Cottage
Secluded in the Gecko Village, our Gecko Cottages are 1940’s forestry worker’s
huts that have been given a modern makeover. Each room features a king bed,
a compact bathroom, tea/coffee and breakfast making facilities, and TV.
The Gecko village features 5 Gecko Cottages and a stylish modern Tree House
in a tranquil rainforest setting with a shared outdoor spa pool exclusively for
Gecko Village guests.
Max 2 guests.

  • 22.0
  • 1 King bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Rain forest view
  • Non-smoking
  1. Shower - separate
  2. Spa
  3. Tea/Coffee Making
  4. Television
  5. iPod Dock
  6. Alarm Clock
  7. Microwave
  8. Cable/Satellite TV
  9. Heating
  10. Cots Available
  11. Barbeque
  12. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  13. Outdoor Setting
  14. Toaster
  15. Wireless Internet
  16. Linen and Towels Provided

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Studio Motel Room

Studio Motel Room

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Studio Motel Room
Traditional style Studio Motel Rooms, fitted with a queen bed and a single bed,
or a queen bed and a set of bunk beds. Room includes a bathroom, kitchenette,
a Nespresso machine, TV, and an iPod/iPhone dock.
Rates are based on 2 guests, Additional guest rates apply

  • 26.0
  • 1 Queen bed
  • 1 Single bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Non-smoking
  1. Clock Radio
  2. Microwave
  3. Laundry Facilities
  4. Tea/Coffee Making
  5. Daily Room Service
  6. Cots Available
  7. Toaster
  8. Spa
  9. Television
  10. Wireless Internet
  11. Hairdryer
  12. Disabled Room
  13. Broadband Internet Access
  14. Heating
  15. Shower - separate
  16. Kitchenette
  17. Alarm Clock
  18. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  19. iPod Dock
  20. High Chair Available
  21. Linen and Towels Provided

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Petite En-suite Double Room

Petite En-suite Double Room

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Petite En-suite Double Room
Our cosy Petite En-suite Double Rooms are compact but well equipped, with
a queen bed, a bathroom, tea/coffee and breakfast making facilities, TV,
and an iPod/iPhone dock. These are small rooms, perfect for those on a budget.
Max 2 guests.

  • 13.0
  • 1 Queen bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Non-smoking
  1. Fridge - Bar Fridge
  2. Television
  3. Broadband Internet Access
  4. Heating
  5. Daily Room Service
  6. Clock Radio
  7. Tea/Coffee Making
  8. Cable/Satellite TV
  9. iPod Dock
  10. Wireless Internet
  11. Linen and Towels Provided
  12. Shower - separate
  13. Hairdryer

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Powered Campervan Site

Powered Campervan Site

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Individually situated in lush rainforest environment, Park facilities include Monsoon Bar & Restaurant, hot bubbling spas & Scandinavian sauna, pool tables, BBQ, TV lounges with Digital TV, kitchen & laundry facilities, spotless amenities block, internet access, vending machines and convenience store.

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6 bed dorm

6 bed dorm

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Dorm room: includes linen and duvet, shared bathroom and kitchen facilities

  • 1 Bunk bed
  • Shared Bathrooms
  1. Linen Provided
  2. Wireless Internet
  3. Heating

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En Suite 4 bed flashpacker dorm

En Suite 4 bed flashpacker dorm

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Ground floor dorm with quality mattresses and bedding, LCD TV, Tea & Coffee making facilities PLUS private bathroom featuring quality shower gels and shampoo & a hair dryer.
Use of our huge shared kitchen and massive hot tub is also included.

  • 1 Bunk bed
  1. Shower - separate
  2. Tea/Coffee Making
  3. Television
  4. Heating
  5. Wireless Internet
  6. Linen Provided
  7. Hairdryer

Terms & Conditions

When making your reservation a copy of your credit card will be taken.
This is to secure your booking.
No payment will be taken at this point.
YOU CAN PAY THE TOTAL AMOUNT ON ARRIVAL.
Please refer to our cancellation policy.

A minimum of 48 hours notice is required by this property for cancellations or changes. Cancellations or changes made within 48 hours of the check in time forfeit the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.

We enforce this policy with guests who wish to change a booking and also use it to calculate your refund for a guest who does not show up for a booking.