The newly renovated cottage is the oldest standing structure at Criffel Station and bursting with historic character. Containing three bedrooms, a separate kitchen with dining and living room, this cottage sleeps up to 6.
Key features include the original 19th Century stone fireplace, the sunny veranda, the surrounding bustling farm life and only 10-minutes from central Wanaka. Guests will feel a world away and yet well within driving distance to ski fields and local restaurants.
Featuring 1 queen bedroom and 1 twin bedroom with internal access and 1 twin bedroom with external access.
The perfect blend of historic preservation and modern conveniences and comforts. Lovingly restored, whilst retaining its original layout, this charming cottage is sheltered and secluded. You may choose to take a stroll to the bubbling creek or make the most of all bedrooms opening out to the deck and simply sit back and soak in the views of the mountains in this perfect hideaway. Nestle up in front of the crackling fire for a romantic break, or bring the whole family and explore the land, there is something for everyone.
Features 1 queen bedroom, 1 twin bedroom and one single bedroom, all with external access from the veranda. Sleeps up to 5 pax.
For those that love an authentic experience, the Gardeners Cottage is the place for you. Surrounded by fields and close to the homestead, you may wake to find deer just over the fence as you enjoy your morning coffee on the sunny deck. Light and airy with the bustling farmyard not too far away, you will feel like a true local.
Features 1 queen bedroom and 2 twin bedrooms with internal access. Sleeps up to 6 pax.
Nestled within Criffel Station, our stunning glamping bell tents are carefully hidden away, bringing privacy and connecting you with nature. Perfect for couples seeking a romantic getaway to families and groups looking to escape the hustle and bustle of modern day life, we offer our guests a unique opportunity to indulge in glamping.
*Glamping packages available from November to April.
Stunning elevated views over Criffel Station gives you a feeling of being immersed in the land but surrounded by luxury.
Elevated high above the paddocks and animals below, our Kanuka glamping site provides uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside and mountains in the distance. The tents placement amongst the trees on the hillside, deliver a sheltered, private, peaceful sanctuary.
It’s interior reflecting our desire to enhance not detract from our beautiful natural surrounds. Deerskin rugs, soft furnishings and a queen bed dressed in quality linen greeting you upon arrival. Embrace your rustic outdoor kitchenette and dining area lit by Solar fairy lights, LED candles and Lanterns as evening approaches, to create a truly romantic ambience.
Located at the base of a hill in amongst a sheltering oak grove, a picturesque site perfect for the whole family or large groups to enjoy. Right in the heart of the Criffel Station, truly the ideal place to get away from all the daily pressures of life and relax.
Pin Oaks is our most recently developed glamping site with features including nine fully furnished bell tents, a large communal area including seating and dining facilities capable of catering up to 18 guests, all the utensils you need to whip up a terrific meal, drinking water, and gas powered showers and bathroom facilities.
Criffel Station is a unique destination for business events, conferences and incentive programs. Our dedicated and professional planners can take care of every details from catering menus to styling, accommodation and more.
Get your team out of their everyday routines and into the restorative power of the great outdoors with our range of well-designed, easy to access experiences.
Everything in One Place
Criffel Station is the perfect place for your next meeting, staff retreat, team building event and more. This private 2000 hectare high country station is just seven kilometres from central Wanaka. We offer a variety of tailored packages from simple venue hire to all-inclusive event planning and accommodation services.
The faculty are a handpicked a group of professional coaches and experts. Their programmes include leadership training, management skills, personal development, and team building.
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Criffel Station operates a number of tours across the property, with Crossfire – a specialist indoor target and golf range – just down the road. We can tailor a solution to your group.
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Our restored and beautifully renovated woolshed is renowned for hosting exceptional celebrations but is also perfectly suited to meetings, seminars and presentations.
We can host from 5 people to 500.
All meals provided – we source food locally and can cater to a range of dietary requirements. We can even teach you how to forage and cook from the land!
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Criffel Station has a range of different accommodation options designed to suit individuals, couples or groups. Talk to us about your requirements.
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We have a range of options available to help get you and your team to Criffel Station easily. We can arrange transfers to and from Queenstown airport or Wanaka.
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Seven kilometres from central Wanaka
Onsite meeting venue & events centre
Planners and stylists on site
Can host groups from 5 to 500 people
Packages range from 1-5 days
Both indoor and outdoor venues
Woolshed Table Configurations include – Rounds up to 120 | Banquets up to 180 | Cocktail up to 25 |Classroom style 100| Theatre style up to 200| Additional seating can be accommodated in marquees
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Criffel helps teams become more efficient and connected, taking care of all the details for your next event or conference . We have limited spaces available each year. To ensure we can work with your team, please register your interest below.