Christchurch and Canterbury Hotels

Peel Forest Lodge


  • Cafe and bar just down the road at Peel Forest village
  • Full kitchen for your use
  • Big schist fireplace in the lounge
  • Outdoor spa pool


  • Don't drive in to Peel Forest Estate, take a right at their gate and continue another mile or so along the gravel road
  • A few trophy heads on the walls (if they're not your thing)

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

Tucked in amongst giant kahikatea trees and native forest, and overlooking Little Mt Peel (which isn't so little) this comfortable oregon log lodge provides a haven of peace and quiet. Opened as a hunting and fishing lodge it's a nice getaway if you want to experience the great outdoors without hiking miles up into the hills. There are four bedrooms—two share a bathroom—all looking out to the mountains. You can self-cater, have breakfast provided, or request a fully catered service. Nearby there's rafting, fishing, hunting, horse trekking, hiking, helicopter tours and visits to Mesopotamia Station up in the high country. Available for exclusive bookings only.

Hotel Information


Brake Rd., off Dennistoun Rd., Peel Forest, Geraldine, Canterbury, New Zealand

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Hotel Details:

  • 4 rooms
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 10/27/2015

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