Tarahaoa Cabin

146 Rangitata Gorge Road, Peel Forest, Geraldine
Max Guests

About this Holiday House

Like a back country hut, but with all the facilities, Tarhaoa Cabin is ideal for families and groups who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Cosy self-contained one room cabin located in regenerating native bush below Little Mount Peel. Local store with bar is 5 minutes drive away and walking tracks start from the front steps! The cabin has open plan living, with 2 sleeping platforms sleeping a total of 10 people. at one end of the room and living area with log fire at the other. Sunny deck to watch the pigeons and listen to the bellbirds from. Located 5 minutes walk from the car park, Tarahaoa Cabin is off grid with 12v power supply, solar and wetback water heating and a composting toilet. A kitchenette has sufficient pots, crockery and cutlery for 10. There is a 2 burner gas cooker, a BBQ and the log burner for cooking. Access is available via 4x4 track. *At this time, the tap water is untreated and must be boiled before use!

Details and amenities

Child friendly
No pets
Linen not provided
No smoking
No disabled access
Off Street Parking
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Fire wood supplied
Wood stove

Bed layout

10 Bunk(s)

Special Amenities

Located within a 18 ha QE II Covenanted bush block

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Adjacent to Peel Forest Scenic Reserve. 10 minutes walk to Rangitata River. Numerous DOC walks within a short distance Whitewater rafting and kayaking available on local rivers. Horse Riding with Peel Forest Horse Treks


Average Rating: 5
2 total reviews

Rebecca Mitchell
great house, beautiful part of the country
louise barber
Hut was great, we had an excellent time and suited our needs well! Unfortunately the water wasn't working so we didn't shower for a few days



Date rangeRatesMinimum stay
23 Dec - 5 Jan $138 / Night for 10 guests2 Nights
Rest of year$115 / Night for 10 guests1 Night
23 Dec - 5 Jan
$138 / Night for 10 guests
Min. stay: 2 Nights
Rest of year
$115 / Night for 10 guests
Min. stay: 1 Night
0-5 yrs free don't include in guest numbers or system will charge for them.




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