Sawdon Station is a unique high country sheep station, situated only a few minutes from the town of Lake Tekapo. Featuring three farm holiday houses for large or small groups, with farm tours offered. Make your holiday at Sawdon Station as active or as quiet as you like.
Sawdon Station’s accommodation makes a perfect base for walking, mountain biking, fishing, boating, or just relaxing in summer and is in an ideal location in winter for skiing at Roundhill, Mt Dobson.
Cute retro two-bedroom cottage. Sleeps 4 adults, or 2 adults and three children. Beautiful sunny deck, with a view to the Southern Alps. It has a large comfortable lounge with a log fire.
Old Sawdon Homestead
A historical homestead in a beautiful old garden setting. Built in 1924 and lovingly restored in recent years. The house has beautiful polished wooden floors in the kitchen and lounge areas. It accommodates up to 6 adults, great for two families or extended family groups. Beautiful sunny courtyard for evening BBQs, shady trees, excellent fireplace for cold winter nights, and heat pump just to keep the chill off. Stunning farming outlook beyond the old mature trees, and an excellent location for stargazing.
Shearing Quarters Farm Cottage
Basic accommodation for large families and groups looking for an affordable and private getaway in Lake Tekapo. Four-bedrooms, sleeps a maximum of 6 guests. Excellent for groups to enjoy time together around a large kitchen table. Well-heated in winter.
Turn off State Highway 8 before Lake Tekapo (coming from the north) onto the driveway marked with a Sawdon Station sign.