LITTLE PORT COOPER SCHOOL HOUSE and farm trek

440 Camp Bay Road, RD2, Diamond Harbour
9
Max Guests
1
Bedroom
0.5
Bathrooms

About this Holiday House

The Little Port Cooper School House - This is our remote farm hut at KEIRANGI - Off the Grid Huts, Camp Bay. Very historic building, built in 1883. Basic & naked tramping & camping hut. Enjoy the remoteness, the fishing, trekking, diving, relaxation, the safe sandy beach, native bush, holding paddocks and trough for horses, sea kayaking and so much more! Start with a 1.5hr tramp over to Little Port Cooper from the Keirangi Homestead, then enjoy a dip in the Bay and the humble historic stay in the Ole School house. The space The Ole School House was built in 1883 and is of historical significance The frete work on the building is typical of what decorations adorned homes and buildings of the early part of New Zealand's history. This Hut is your real deal remote basic and naked accomodation. Open plan that sleeps 9, 2 double beds and 5 single bunks. An out-toilet, Solar lighting, gas cooker and BBQ (gas provided) with all cooking gear provided. Basic kitchenette with sink and cold running water. you can also pitch tents for extra guests for a fee. No bedding is provided except pillows so you will need to bring your own warm sleeping bags and pillow case etc. The Hut has, No Electricity No Hot water No Refrigerator No Neighbours No Car Access STRICTLY NO FIRES No Bedding No Wifi Guest access Situated at the end of Camp Bay Road, in Camp Bay. 10mins from Diamond Harbour township. At the letter box, turn down towards the beach, on your right, roughly opposite the public toilets, is the farm entry, sign posted "KEIRANGI - off the grid huts" turn in here and Please park your car just as you come in the driveway entrance under the trees on the grass sign posted "Hut Parking". Then walk down the drive to the homestead to meet us and we will direct you on your hike over to Little Port Cooper. The only way to this hut is to tramp there with your gear on your back (you can travel lightly as we provide all cookers, gas, cooking wear, utensils, plates, mugs beds, pillows etc). Only access to hut is by foot so PLEASE WEAR APPROPRIATE HIKING FOOTWEAR, as track can get very slippery when wet. The track is narrow and steep for a lot of it so we do not recommend this hike for children under the age of 7 years. The hike will take about 1.5 hrs taking the Old Pak Track. Once at Little Port Cooper enjoy a hike over to Adderley Head which you can only access through this private farm land. Other things to note You will need to boil the water before drinking, it may pay to take some bottled water until you get a chance to boil and cool your drinking water. No dogs sorry due to stock on farm. Cleaning - Please leave the hut tidy, as the hut is not frequently serviced. All surfaces wiped down, sweep the floors, replace bin with new liner, Bring all rubbish back to the homestead.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
No pets
Linen provided
No smoking
No disabled access
Features
BBQ
Basics
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
Other
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies

Bed layout

2 Double(s), 5 Single(s)

Special Amenities

Isolated tramping hut with spectacular views right on the edge of the bay.

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Private hiking access to Adderley Head from Little Port Cooper. Aside from hiking to the hut, you can bring your horse and trek over or kayak to Little Port Copper from Camp Bay.

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Rates

Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
All year$125 / Night for 2 guests$251 Night
All year
$125 / Night for 2 guests
Extra guests: $25Min. stay: 1 Night
If you have more then 9 guest you can pitch a tent at $25 per person in tent.

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