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Ahaura River Valley Views a Short Walk From Bach

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Ahaura River Valley Views a Short Walk From Bach

4.4/5 Excellent

Entire cabin

1 bathroomSleeps 3

Popular amenities

  • Pet-friendly
  • Fireplace

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBrunner Industrial Site27 min drive
  • Popular LocationPaparoa National Park28 min drive
  • AirportGreymouth (GMN)39 min drive
  • Popular LocationLake Brunner42 min drive

Space details

1 bathroom, sleeps 3
Common area
    1 single bed

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Ahaura River Valley Views a Short Walk From Bach

Adults-only cabin in Totara Flat
Small Bach situated on farmland close to the DOC bush and Ahaura river.
Ideal retreat for getting away from it all. Fishing ,Bush walking ,biking and just taking it easy is what its all about in this serene setting with bush and mountain and creek views.
An abundance of bird life abounds this location with walks to explore the Ahaura river bed which this Bach accesses.
Has access for kayaking to the mighty Ahaura river Gorge for the more adventurist outdoors people.
This is a small Hut with Indoor, Outdoor living facilities in a unique remote location surrounded by native bush ,creeks and the Ahaura River.
The Hut consists of a double bed single bunk unit ,fire place ,bench unit with utensils and outside s/s sink unit for washing for basic living.
The Hut is just off the Ahaura kopara Road with driveway access to the front door.
This hut is warm and recently refurbed and suits people who do not require 5 Star comfort facilities.
Special conditions:
This Bach is basic hut. Has outside modern long drop toilet. No bathroom facilities. This Bach is similar to a DOC hut. It is insulated and ,has an efficient fireplace. Outside s/s sink and rainwater supply.
This hut is very warm ,has pots ,cutlery ,camping table and chairs and an outside s/s sink supplied by a rain water tank.

NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);
Guest accommodation at this cabin offers fireplaces.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Studio


  • 1 bathroom

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Things to do

  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Swimming nearby


  • Sleeps 3
  • Property does not allow children

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Ahaura River Valley Views a Short Walk From Bach Cabin
Ahaura River Valley Views a Short Walk From Bach Totara Flat

About this area

Totara Flat

This cabin is located in Totara Flat. Brunner Industrial Site is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Paparoa National Park and Victoria Forest Park. Fishing and swimming offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking and mountain biking nearby. Guests love the property's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Brunner Industrial Site - 27 min drive
  • Paparoa National Park - 28 min drive
  • Rapahoe Beach - 40 min drive
  • Lake Brunner - 42 min drive
  • Blacks Point Museum - 43 min drive

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 7 out of 9 reviews
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5/5 Excellent

If you are looking for a true ‘off grid’ experience in a magic setting consider this.
Best summarised as a clean and very well equipped ‘DoC’ type hut, that you can drive right to and have all to yourself. Recommended to those that want an off the grid getaway without the hard work.

5/5 Excellent

Great place
A very nice place to spend a few days

5/5 Excellent

F me up awesome spot. If you think you’ve driven too far; you haven’t. Make sure you’ve got it on maps and you won’t be disappointed x

5/5 Excellent

Couple of nights off the grid
Basic but comfortable. Both properties very well maintained. Fantastic communication and Brent is happy to help with local knowledge

4/5 Good

Scotchmans Hut
Very basic, but cosy and warm. Isolation you can drive to.