Welcome...   to an unforgettable high country experience  on a New Zealand sheep station.  Exclusively for you and your partner (or friend), we personally tailor to your individual needs.  (Small groups by arrangement.)

About Beaumont Farmstay Cottage:
Accommodation for the farmstay (overnight) packages and multi-day options (aside from the 'back to nature' experiences) is at Beaumont Cottage.  Adjacent to the homestead, amid its own garden setting, this spacious 3 bedroomed abode is ideal for couples small groups and families.  It is fully self contained, with modern cooking facilities (although visitors are most welcome to join their hosts), 1 single and 2 double bedrooms, 2 lounges, a bath, shower and toilet, along with a well equipped laundry.  Along with this there is 'limited' free internet available.

Originally farm accommodation many years ago, the cottage is now used for visitors and has been tastefully decorated to reflect its timeless atmosphere.  Relax and enjoy peaceful tranquil surroundings.  A short stroll from the abode allows you to indulge in a therapeutic spa (hot tub) or infrared sauna.

See below for details various farmstay (overnight) alternatives.

An Evening Meal with your Hosts:
This is not included for the farmstay packages detailed below.  However, you are most welcome to join your hosts at the homestead for an evening meal.  Depending on the weather this is generally a 'kiwi barbeque', normally 2 course using our own meat and vegetables where posssible.  It is served with wine or beer/cider.

Cost:  1 couple - $120 NZD (total)
          2 couples - $110 NZD per couple
          Family price on enquiry

From 1 January 2017
Cost:  1 couple - $125 NZD (total)
           2 couples - $115 NZD per couple
           Family price on enquiry


Bed and Breakfast Options:
Farm Stay Along With High Country 4-Wheel Excursion

Includes a personally guided 4-wheel drive excursion through some of the high country sheep station (aka ranch), one night's accommodation, along with a continental breakfast.
Guided by a family member, your 4-wheel drive journey  offers the opportunity to experience some of the features of the high country sheep station (aka ranch).  Travel through native beech forest as you climb toward the expansive tussock grasslands at the top.  Visit historic Flecks Hut, enjoy wonderful views of the Southland plain and meet the horses.  Allow around one hour.  View current specials.
Cost:  1 couple - $305 NZD (total)
          2 couples - $235 NZD per couple
          Family price on enquiry

From 1 January 2017
Cost: 1 couple - $325 NZD (total)
          2 couples - $245 NZD per couple

More farmstay options below........



.... More Exciting Bed and Breakfast Packages

Farm stay Bed Featuring Exclusive Offsite Champagne Breakfast amid the Expansive High Country
...Breakfast based at historic Flecks Hut, nestled amidst Beaumont Station backcountry, overlooking the stunning Takitimu Mountain range.  An overnight option offering something a little different.
Following a relaxing night at Beaumont cottage, your host will pick you up from the cottage around 7.30 am.  Travel through beautiful native beech forest, climbing to the secluded, high country surroundings of your location.  Relax and  enjoy a leisuely, cooked and continental breakfast (or something simpler according to your taste), along with a glass of sparkling wine.  Visit points of interest on your return (if time allows), arriving back at the cottage around 10.30 am.  This package does not include the evening meal, however, this can be arranged.  See above for details and cost.  View current specials.
  Cost:  1 couple - $430 NZD (total)
                 2 couples - $315 NZD per couple

From 1 January 2017
Cost:  1 couple - $450 NZD (total)
2 couples - $330 NZD per couple


Bed and Breakfast Accompanied by High Country Horse Ride Experience
This horse ride is suitable for beginners; it is the perfect choice for a couple, or family (or small group) wishing to enjoy this option.  Package also includes one nights accommodation and a continental breakfast. 
On your arrival you can relax and enjoy the spacious, ambient, country atmospere of Beaumont cottage.  Around 9 am the following morning you will be transported to where the horses await you for a leisurely  horse ride, venturing up into the hills amidst the beautiful landscapes.  Suitable for learners with a reasonable level of fitness (around 1 to 1.5 hours in the saddle).  Allow the morning for this experience.  This package does not include an evening meal, however, this can be arranged, see cost and details as described above.  View current specials.
Cost: 1 couple $505 NZD total
      2 couples - $395 NZD per couple
Family of 4 - $760 NZD total

From 1 January 2017
Cost:  1 couple $430 NZD total
2 couples - $415 NZD per couple
Family of 4 - $780 NZD total 

Multi Day Options:
View multi day options for various all  inclusive longer stay packages from 1 - 7 nights.  Visit activities for half or full day activities.  View current specials.

Beaumont High Country Experience operates seasonally from November to April and off-season by arrangement.

Beaumont High Country Experience
Struan and Lynn Minty
Beaumont Station, RD 1,
Otautau 9689, Southland, New Zealand
Phone: 03 280 3540        Mobile: 027 292 8204 
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We are located in Western Southland, New Zealand  


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