Introduction

This historic lodge is ideal for school groups and provides a great base for outdoor activities and learning about local history.

Highlights

Accommodation overview

Access

  • Vehicle

Occupancy

  • Shared

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • Heating - electric
  • Kitchen - fully equipped
  • Shower - hot
  • Toilet - flush

Activities

  • Walking and tramping

About this lodge

Facilities

  • Sleeps 24 overall. 20 in bunkrooms. And 4 bunks in a separate room.
  • Full kitchen with electric oven, pots, pans, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Hot water, from zip (wall mounted unit)
  • Electric heating 
  • Separate toilet block with hot showers and flush toilets

Getting there

West Coast, near Reefton. Waiuta turn-off signposted off SH 7 just before Ikamatua, 21 km south of Reefton.

Fees

Adult: $15 per night
Youth/child: $7.50 per night
Under 5: free 

School and education groups entitled to a 50% discount. 

Bookings

Book online or contact the Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre for discounted bookings.

Activities

The area is rich in historic relics from its mining past and there are excellent short walks nearby.

Contacts

Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 731 1895
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   paparoavc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
Postal Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
Reefton i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
Phone:   +64 3 732 8391
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   rvcinfo@xtra.co.nz
Address:   67–69 Broadway
Reefton
Postal Address:   PO Box 100
Reefton 7851
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