Snow capped hills on the journey
Huxley Base Camp
cooking area
sitting room
dining place
bedroom and bathroom
View from the deck
remote snow-capped mountain

hopkins valley base camp

Hopkins Valley, Canterbury

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Sleeps up to 12
From $90 tonight
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Sleeps up to 12
From $90 tonight

Nestled 7kms past the head of Lake Ohau in the southern Alps of New Zealand lies Huxley Gorge Station, surrounded by snowed capped mountains, and glacier fed rivers. We are the last station in the Hopkins Valley.

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Essential Stay Info

Breakfast Available
Dinner Available
Lunch Available
Family Friendly
Horse Grazing Available
Single Safe
Sorry, we can't accommodate dogs
Sustainable Stays

Eating and Drinking

Bedding Configuration
Bedroom 1: 1 x Double bed, 6 x Single beds (2 x Bunk sets and 2 x Singles) Bedroom 2: 1 x Double bed Bedroom 3: 1 x Double bed

More info about the property
Huxley Base is the last dwelling up the Hopkins Valley.

It consists of 4 separate buildings; a main kitchen/living room with log burner and three separate bedrooms. There is also plenty o...

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Unique kiwi experiences for you

Get off the grid
Stay in a partially renovated old Forestry Service base
A haven for walking , tramping, mountain biking, fishing, boating, and relaxing.

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What we love about this property

OVER THE WINTER SEASON **We are closed May, June, July, August & September but open for bookings for the summer months. Location is spectacular. It is an outdoor enthusiasts playground with world cl...

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Activities on or nearby this property

Be By The Water
Get On Your Bike
Hiking | Tramping
Mountain Biking
Nature Walks
Nature Walks and Tramps


2WD caravan accessible
4WD access to some areas
Caravan accessible
Drinking Water
Fishing Access (BYO gear)
Gas available
Limited mobile service
No Internet Access
Picnic Table
Property Manager on site
Relax and Rejuvenate
Rubbish bin
RV/Motorhome accessible
South Island
Unsealed Roads

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Awesome hosts. Great place to stay with the extra luxuries of hot water and lights : )
Karyn - Nov 2019

About your host, Fiona

We are Jamie and Fiona. We have managed the Huxley Gorge Station for 5 years, but it has been in the Wigley family more than 70 years. We look forward to welcoming you.

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Minimum 2 nights stay applies

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