People say Farm Stays are the most enjoyable part of their
New Zealand experience, opening a whole new world.
love things like the freedom of open
spaces green grassy pastures, meeting animals, picking fruit and collecting
They enjoy the many free activities like trees to climb, ropes to swing on,
kayak's & canoes to paddle, badminton or Volleyball, pool table, soccer
popular is having a meal around a camp fire, rides on Tractors & Quads,
Target Shooting or small game hunting, fishing and riding horses.
Isn't that what holidays are all about enjoying new experiences ?
and sharing good times with those you love and care about?
After each active days activities you can kick back relax and chat in the
warm outdoor Spa Pool or crank up the Eco-fire Bath.
You'll want a few days here because around
Geraldine Village you can visit:
a Bee Keeper even buy some buy Manuka Honey
a Cheese factory
a Jam & juice maker
a Chocolate maker
an Alpaca Farm Shop
a Vintage Car & machinery Museum
a Medieval Puzzle World
a Winery and Beer Brewery
and bush walk
At Aoraki Cottage you are
Cook National Park which has mountains
to Climb, Glaciers
and Boat trips.
wonderful stars and clear night skies
near Lake Opuha, Lake
Tekapo, Lake Pukaki and
Mount John star observatory.
You can take
a day trip to
Timaru, Waimate & Oamaru to see the
Yellow Eyed Penguins
In winter June-> Sept
Mount Hutt, Mt Dobson, Fox Peak and Round Hill
offer learn to ski &
learn to Snow Board
We offer Ice Skating
With Snow you can build
Snow Men and have snowball fights.
Would the kids enjoy this?
have been hosting Farm
Stay experiences for many
years and can help you plan a great NZ farm based
We can share a lot of valuable
local knowledge and tips to
greatly enhance your NZ holiday
click here and
tell us about your party/group/family?
what your holiday plans or thoughts are?
Uncle Dave & Aunty Nikki
Aoraki Cottage Treks & Tours
Heart of the South Island
Geraldine, New Zealand