Possum Cottage is a self contained cottage on a Sheep, Deer and Cattle farm. Ideal for exploring the area ,biking ,walks or just relaxing with memorable views year round.
It is “family friendly” in a farmyard setting, the cosy three bedroom cottage can accommodate 8-10 people comfortably. Children will have endless fascination with the farmyard animals and can help with their feeding routine. Guests are welcome to walk and explore the native wilderness in the and tussock land or just absorb the peace of the country.
In winter Mt Dobson ski area is less than ½ hour away that offers great family skiing and adventure. Lake Opuha, just north of Fairlie is a treat in the summer to fish, swim, and boat.
Upon arrival into Fairlie via Geraldine take the road to your left, signposted to Timaru, State Highway 8. (If travelling from Queenstown just travel through Fairlie). Travel approx 4 kilometres and take the first right called McLeans Road. Possum Cottage is 5km up at the very end of this road. Keep driving till you come to the entrance to Possum Cottage. It is on the left side and has a orange road-works triangle on the fence.