Posh Pioneers

manawatu-wanganui, new zealand

From $260/night
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From $260/night
  • bar / lounge
  • bbq grill
  • boat transfer
  • wi-fi
  • all-inclusive
  • boating
  • campfire activities
  • excursions
  • hiking
  • special classes
  • workshops
  • All  meals are included.
  • Alcohol can be purchased during your stay or you can bring your own. 
  • Check-in

    3:00 PM

  • Check-out

    12:00 PM

  • Taxes

    15%, included

  • Gift Cards

    Yes, please inquire.

  • Included in the Rates

    All activities, food, and accommodations are included in the rate.

  • Gratuity

    Not Required, but Appreciated.

  • Other Fees

    None

  • Parking

    Complimentary

  • Cellular Signal

    Weak

  • Wi-Fi Signal

    Strong, main house only.

  • Minimum Age for Children

    Children are not allowed at this property.

  • Additional Guests

    None

  • Suggested items to bring with you

    Personal items, a light jacket, raincoat and sturdy footwear.

  • Reservation and Cancellation Policy

    All reservations are subject to a 10% cancellation penalty. Reservations cancelled less than 14 days prior to arrival and no shows are non-refundable and will forfeit the total amount of the stay. 

  • Pet Policy

    Pets are not allowed, due to sensitive ecological areas that are close to the property.

How Do I Get There?

Representatives from the property will meet guests at the Kirikau Hall at the junction of the Tawata and Kirikau road at 3 pm Friday. Secure parking available. Arrangements will be confirmed at the time of booking.

The jet boat leaves from the Kirikau landing.

Guests will travel on the river for approximately 30 minutes downstream to the home of Posh Pioneers.

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Posh Pioneers are situated in the heart of the picturesque King Country, New Zealand. The only way to get to the property is via jetboat, which means they are well off the beaten track!  They have six pioneer-style accommodation wagons furnished with antique beds and luxurious bedding. Activities include canoeing, swimming, hiking, campfire cooking, bird watching, jetboating and much much more. 

** Please note: Property is only open Fridays through Mondays. These are all-inclusive 3 night/4 day packages that cover food, accommodations, and activities. 

Posh Pioneers

Glamping Types

  • Wagons & Shepherd Huts

Great For

  • adults only
  • corporate / events
  • couples
  • honeymoon
  • romantic
  • small groups
  • solo travelers
  • wedding

Setting

  • countryside
  • forest / woods
  • luxury
  • river / stream
  • tour / excursion

Total Accommodations

  • 6

Minimum Night Stay

  • 3

Rates Based On

  • Per Person

Best time to visit

Open August - May (Fri - Mon packages only)

Peak season: Nov. - Feb. 

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Accommodations

  • Pioneer Style Wagons

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  • Amenities
    • bar / lounge
    • bbq grill
    • boat transfer
    • wi-fi
  • Experiences
    • all-inclusive
    • boating
    • campfire activities
    • excursions
    • hiking
    • special classes
    • workshops
  • Dining Options
    • All  meals are included.
    • Alcohol can be purchased during your stay or you can bring your own. 
  • Policies
    • Check-in

      3:00 PM

    • Check-out

      12:00 PM

    • Taxes

      15%, included

    • Gift Cards

      Yes, please inquire.

    • Included in the Rates

      All activities, food, and accommodations are included in the rate.

    • Gratuity

      Not Required, but Appreciated.

    • Other Fees

      None

    • Parking

      Complimentary

    • Cellular Signal

      Weak

    • Wi-Fi Signal

      Strong, main house only.

    • Minimum Age for Children

      Children are not allowed at this property.

    • Additional Guests

      None

    • Suggested items to bring with you

      Personal items, a light jacket, raincoat and sturdy footwear.

    • Reservation and Cancellation Policy

      All reservations are subject to a 10% cancellation penalty. Reservations cancelled less than 14 days prior to arrival and no shows are non-refundable and will forfeit the total amount of the stay. 

    • Pet Policy

      Pets are not allowed, due to sensitive ecological areas that are close to the property.

  • Location

    How Do I Get There?

    Representatives from the property will meet guests at the Kirikau Hall at the junction of the Tawata and Kirikau road at 3 pm Friday. Secure parking available. Arrangements will be confirmed at the time of booking.

    The jet boat leaves from the Kirikau landing.

    Guests will travel on the river for approximately 30 minutes downstream to the home of Posh Pioneers.

    View Google Maps
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