IntroductionThis is a 28-bunk serviced hut on Great Barrier Island in the Hauraki Gulf islands area. The hut must be booked online in advance.
Easy walk from road end
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
This back country hut has 28 beds in two rooms. It also has a wood stove, gas cooking facilities, 1 toilet and cold running water. We recommend boiling the water.
- Adult (18+ years): $25 per night
- Youth (5–17 years): $12.50 per night
- Child/Infant (0–4 years): free
Hut tickets cannot be used at this hut.
Backcountry Hut Passes are valid for use in this hut. Passes can be used unlimited for a 6 or 12 month period for most Serviced and Standard huts.
Bookings are required all year.
A $10 service fee applies to phone and in-person booking. This is a limited service – book online first. An in-person booking is dependent on there being space available.
Your hut booking is for any bunk bed, not for a specific bunk bed – select your bunk bed on arrival.
For booking enquiries contact Kauaeranga Visitor Centre.
Tracks to this hut
Aotea TrackLocated in Great Barrier Island/AoteaThe Aotea Track offers a range of spectacular landscapes, superb views and rich history.1 alertDuration 2-3 daysDifficulty Advanced
Kaiaraara Track to Mt Hobson (Hirakimata)Located in Great Barrier Island/AoteaWalk to the remains of the old kauri dam, and up to the summit of Mt Hobson (Hirakimata) for a 360-degree panorama.1 alertDuration 3 - 3 hr 30 min one wayDifficulty Easy
Topo50 map sheet: AY34
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1813803, N5993028
Behaviour and alcohol
You'll be asked to leave if you behave in a disorderly or offensive way, eg excessive alcohol, using foul language, noisy or riotous. Drinking in public and the public display of alcohol are not permitted.
|Aotea / Great Barrier Island Base|
|Phone:||09 429 0044|
|Fax:||+64 4 471 1117|
1501 Aotea Road
Great Barrier Island 0962
Private Bag 96002
Great Barrier Island
**Please use NZ Post for all mail / parcels to GBI
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