The oldest remaining homestead in the Mackenzie, built in 1862, is available for your special event. Natural history and early New Zealand architecture set in historic gardens, close to Mount Cook and the Southern Alps in beautiful green New Zealand countryside.
Tucked away in the historic Mackenzie country on the New Zealand South Island, Opawa Homestead Bed and Breakfast offers you the chance to be by yourself or have events packaged to your every need. The Homestead is popular for weddings, corporate and group functions, and relaxed romantic weekends.
Events packaged to meet your needs including accommodation, catering and special activities – ski weekends are perfect with Mt Dobson or Fox Peak nearby. Golf weekends, horse-riding, fishing in the Tekapo Canal or Lake Opuha and sight-seeing activities are available within a short drive.
Four comfortable Queen guest rooms with garden, mountain and pond views.
20kms (15minutes) east of Fairlie on State Highway 8. Turn onto Mt Nessing Road and follow this up the valley covered in stunning farmland until you reach Rutherford Road on your right. Opawa Homestead is approx 1km on your left and is clearly sign posted.