Birch Hill Cottage - 30 minutes from St ArnaudBirch Hill Cottage is the original Head Shearer’s Cottage from c1900. It has been recently fully renovated & is a wonderful spot to come completely relax. Lisa and Mike have planted 100's of trees and are working on establishing a garden paradise over the 9 years they have owned the property. We are continuously upgrading the main cottage and land. You are welcome to come and enjoy and experience our slice of paradise. The cottage is situated on 8 acres of land and shared with the main house.
1920s Villa Budget roomThis tiny room is suitable for single person who is backpacking and does not want to stay in a hostel dorm. It is a warm, sunny room with garden view. It has only a bed, desk and chair. Storage is under bed.
Stargazer's CabinStargazer's Cabin is located on the back of the property at Nelson Lakes Homestay. It has one bedroom, a lounge, and a kitchen. Self-service breakfast items provided for stays of less than 1 week. Nelson Lakes Homestay is adjacent to Nelson Lakes National Park and Te Aroha Trail, just 4 km from St Arnaud and beautiful Lake Rotoiti. Enjoy spectacular mountain views among expansive grounds with native gardens and native birds. And on clear nights, view the Milky Way in stunning clarity!