Photo of property: Look out to the deer roaming the hills while you have a cuppa
Look out to the deer roaming the hills while you have a cuppa
Photo of property: Spot the deer on your 4wd Wilderness tour
Spot the deer on your 4wd Wilderness tour
Photo of property: Picnic by the river
Picnic by the river
Photo of property: Add a rock to the rock pile
Add a rock to the rock pile
Photo of property: Guest bedroom
Guest bedroom
Photo of property: Sitting on the deck for lunch
Sitting on the deck for lunch
Photo of property: Eggs benedict for a lazy Sunday morning
Eggs benedict for a lazy Sunday morning
Photo of property: The 4wd Wilderness tour
The 4wd Wilderness tour
Photo of property: The cabin
The cabin
Photo of property: Guiness cake with Baileys icing..
Guiness cake with Baileys icing..
Photo of property: Country style comfort food in the cosy dining room
Country style comfort food in the cosy dining room
Photo of property: Skeet shooting available
Skeet shooting available
Photo of property: Crystal clear waters for fishing
Crystal clear waters for fishing
Photo of property: Fresh fruit infused spring water daily
Fresh fruit infused spring water daily
Photo of property: Warm and cosy bedrooms
Warm and cosy bedrooms
Photo of property: The Ladies Mile - a short loop walk around the lodge
The Ladies Mile - a short loop walk around the lodge
Photo of property: The Lodge on a cold and frosty morning
The Lodge on a cold and frosty morning

back country escape

Moawhango, Manawatu-Whanganui
LUXURY | GUIDED ACTIVITIES

 
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Sleeps up to 2
From $550 tonight
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Sleeps up to 2
From $550 tonight

We invite you to come and have a unique experience in our remote high country property one hour east of Taihape with breath-taking scenery. Nestled amongst the headwaters of the Rangitikei River and surrounded by the rugged landscape of the central North Island hill country, the lodge sits in the he...

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Essential Stay Info

Bed and Breakfast
Cabin
Private Room
Shared Living Area
Breakfast Available
Dinner Available
Lunch Available
Not Suitable for Children
Rural Views
Unique Accommodation


Check in time: 12 midday
Check out time: 12 midday


Eating and Drinking
Fully catered with country-style comfort food cooked from scratch.. expect freshly-baked muffins daily, venison bbq and salads, hearty casseroles, and desserts to die for!
All dietary requirements can be catered for.

Fresh spring water from the tap so no need for bottled water here! Teas, coffees, juices are complimentary.
Pre-dinner drinks (Wine & Beer) with Canapes, 2-course dinners, Continental Breakfasts (Cooked option for a charge)

Bedding Configuration
All 4 Guest rooms are in their own wing off the lounge have a King or Queen bed with views of the hills and en-suites.
(For larger groups there a...

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More info about the property
Back Country Escape is all about enabling you to unplug from your busy life by letting us take care of you.. no need for hiking boots.. we will have everything organised to get you into the wilderness...

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Unique kiwi experiences for you


Spotting the deer on the wilderness 4wd tour
Fishing and picnic at the crystal clear Rangitikei river
Spectacular and diverse vistas and views for many photo opportunities



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What we love about this property

The sheer remoteness and untouched beauty of this area from when you first drive-through of one of NZ's largest sheep stations to arrive at the diverse tapestry of nature on the Quinn's property. Kic...

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Activities on or nearby this property


Farm Tour Available
Nature Walks
Relaxation
Star Gazing



Amenities


Hair dryer
Hunting
Linen Provided
North Island
Property Manager on site
Wifi Available



Drive Times

Auckland: 6 hours
Hamilton: 3.5 hours
Tauranga: 3.5 hours
Taupo: 2.5 hours
Wellington: 4 hours



Paid extras you might like to add


These will be available to select during the booking progress


$20.00 Per person

Venison sausages, eggs, bacon, hash browns, baked beans Juice, coffee



$200.00 per animal

Guided meat hunts and Guided trophy hunts Red Stag, Fallow, Sika, Sambar, Rusa, Arapawa ram. feral goat



$800.00 Per day

Let us take you on an awesome rainbow trout fishing expedition on our privately owned 3 mile frontage of the Rangitikei River that is accessible only to our guests. Fish for some of the best Rainbow trout in the world.. the crystal clear waters provide a fantastic photo opportunity and we've even had couples get married with the stunning Rangitikei river as a backdrop. Professional Fishing Guide Johnny Gummer will show you all the right techniques to this seldom fished river. Picnic lunch included



$90.00 Per person

60 minute Swedish Massage for $95 90 minute Swedish Massage for $125 Experienced massage therapist in a serene setting



$90.00 Per person

Learn all the skills required to safely use a rifle



$100.00 Per person

Sit in a warm, cosy bow blind to watch wait for your opportunity to take photos of the majestic deer as they near..



$95.00 Per person

Get tuition from one of NZ's best skeet shooters Includes shells





About your host, Shane & Nicki

Shane & Nicki's Photo


Shane & Nicki Quinn look forward to hosting you!



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Check in: 10/01/2021
Check out: 13/01/2021
Guests: 2

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