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Christchurch and Canterbury Hotels

Peel Forest Lodge

  • Brake Rd. Map It
  • Geraldine
  • Local Flavor

Pros

  • 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

Cons

  • 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)

Updated 02/26/2014

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.

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Hotel Information

Address:

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

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Phone:

03-696-3703

Hotel Details:

  • 4 rooms
  • No meals

Updated 02/26/2014

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