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Peel Forest Homestays

Hostel | 33 Rangitata Gorge Rd, Geraldine, New Zealand 7992

92.4% Overall Rating

12 out of 12 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (11/01/2015)

Helen Simpson thinks…

"Jenny and Steve were such warm, kind-hearted and welcoming hosts. They went out of their way to make us feel at home, and the location is so beautiful. Also, their home-grown, home-cooked food was…"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk

What's Included

  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 10:30

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Geraldine?

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A warm friendly reception is guaranteed in our traquil environment. The hearbeat of our homestay comes from our Christian worldview. We are glad to share our spacious home with our vistors and to make your stay as comfortable and peaceful as possible. Read more

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About Peel Forest Homestays

Escape the hustle and bustle of your busy life.
Come and enjoy a relaxing stroll in the podocarp forest and native New Zealand bush.
While in bed wake to the tranquillity of the dawn chorus bird life,
and feel the gentle warmth of the sun's rays streaming over the treetops.
This is the place to refresh yourself and get your life back in perspective and balance.
Nestled intimately on the edge of Mt. Peel we offer warm Kiwi/Christian hospitality,
and healthy home-grown natural food to our visitors.
Alternatively self catering guests are welcome to use our kitchen or use the 6 bed bunkroom which has it's own kichen facilities.
Our more adventurous visitors book to Raft down the Rangitata,
Ski or snow board six different mountain ski fields,
experience the grandeur of the Lord of the Rings scenery with a four by four tour,
or fish for Trout or Salmon, while staying here in Peel Forest.
Here at Peel Forest farmstay while wandering around our grounds
you can hand feed free-range ducks, chickens, horses, cows, sheep and other animals.
Canoe our pond, explore the wetland area,
and possibly even go for a spot of ice skating in July and August.

Accommodation Information

1 queensize double bedroom
1 twin bedroom
2 single bedrooms
Balcony with 4 single beds and one double:- all at B&B rate
1 /7 bed self catering bunkroom at backpackers rate

Location Information

Bordering Canterbury's largest stand of native mixed podocarp temperate rainforest in the Peel Forest Park and Mount Peel with bush walks.
Close to the Rangitata River for rafting, kiaking and salmon fishing.