Ruru Lodge

Ruru Lodge is a larger accommodation option available for a minimum of four people and is situated overlooking the river in a garden setting with native forest as its backdrop.

This house has a large lounge area, a fully equipped kitchen which makes self catering a dream and covered decks where you can relax and eat.

There are three bedrooms providing flexible accommodation for a family or friends group. Of the two on the ground floor, the first contains a queen bed and a king single bed, the second has the option of two singles or a king size bed. The third bedroom in the turret has a double bed and doors which open onto a roof terrace with expansive views over the river.  A private bathroom with shower and wash basin and a separate toilet come complete with a range of toiletries which are friendly both to your body and the environment.

There is also a BBQ and bush bath in the garden. The lounge has a log burner and the deck has roll down clear blinds and overhead infrared heaters so that you are comfortable in any weather.

Ruru Lodge is available for rent between December and Easter.


Accommodates: min 4 – max – 7

Bedrooms: 3

Bed types: 1 queen and 1 king single (bedroom 1), 1 king or 2 singles (bedroom 2), 1 double (turret room).

Lounge area: 1

Kitchen: 1 fully equipped

Bathroom: 1


Bed Linen and Towels, Tea and Coffee supplies, Oven, Hob, BBQ, Fridge/Freezer, Log Burner, Shower, Bush bath, Music, Books, Games, Wireless Internet, Outdoor furniture.

House Rules

Check in time: 2.30pm

Checkout time: 10.30am

No smoking

No parties

No pets

Children must be supervised at all times

Prices for Ruru Lodge:

$345 per night for up to four adults

$40 per night for extra adults/ $30 per night for extra children (aged 12 and under).

Minimum two night booking. Available December – Easter.