Peel Forest EcoLodge

Clarke Flat, Peel Forest
Max Guests

About this Holiday House

This unique and inspiring EcoLodge is situated within 50 acres of QEII Covenanted native forest adjacent to the Peel Forest Park. Special features of the Eco Lodge include solar electricity and water heating, wood stove and a large gas oven with 5 rings ,wood fired Pizza Oven, log fire, a grey-water wetland, timber lining and a large deck. Perfect for groups and families that enjoy the outdoors or for those who just want to get away for some peace and quiet. Also great as a venue for corporate groups for team building/meetings. The Lodge is accessible via a 5 minute walk through our beautiful bush and a vehicle track that takes you right to the site. Please Note. Linen is not provided and you will need to bring your own pillows. The lodge is off grid and as such does not have mains power supply with all electricity being provided via solar panels, batteries and power inverter. NO PETS.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
No pets
Linen not provided
No smoking
Accessibility: please enquire
Heating & cooling
Fire place
Accessible Bathroom
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Extra Toilet
Fire wood supplied
Outdoor furniture
Wood stove

Bed layout

2 King single(s), 2 King single(s), 5 Bunk(s), 6 Bunk(s), 7 Bunk(s)

Special Amenities

The EcoLodge is operated by Peel Forest Outdoor Centre. By prior arrangement we also offer rafting, kayaking, ropes course and other activities. The EcoLodge has a real sense of isolation yet is only a few minutes drive from 'The Green Man at Peel Forest' being the local bar and cafe. Great views of Mt Peel and the surrounding scenic reserve. Easy access to the new Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park at the head of the Rangitata Valley.

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Activities in the area include Grade 2 - 5 rafting, kayaking, tramping, Lord of the Rings tours, horse trekking, and more. Enjoy the peaceful quiet or sample the adventure that Peel Forest and the Peel Forest Outdoor Centre can offer.


Average Rating: 4
10 total reviews

Callanthia Hammond
Thank you for the best weekend I could’ve hoped for! Comfy beds, fantastically stocked kitchen, absolutely beautiful area and everything we could ever need!! 100% will be here again!
Response from Owner
Great to hear! Thanks for visiting and hope to see you again soon.
Adam Fuller
Great semi remote accommodation for multi family groups, our kids 2 and 4yo loved it stayed 2 nights. Extra admin of the off grid systems worth it for the experience, well documented. Good showers, toilets, lights, appliances.
Response from Owner
Hi Adam, we're glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you back here again sometime.
amazing set up . love to come back in summer and enjoy it so many great extras we weren't expecting great family get away
Response from Owner
Thanks for staying with us! We're glad you enjoyed and hopefully we'll see you again in summer.
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Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
20 Dec - 14 Jan $432 / Night for 9 guests$462 Nights
Rest of year$399 / Night for 9 guests$421 Night
20 Dec - 14 Jan
$432 / Night for 9 guests
Extra guests: $46Min. stay: 2 Nights
Rest of year
$399 / Night for 9 guests
Extra guests: $42Min. stay: 1 Night
0-5 years, free




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