Remutaka (Rimutaka) Cycle Trail Accommodation
There is a variety of accommodation on the trail - check these out and book.
Running south from Featherston and Cross Creek you'll find:
Featherston Motel & Backpackers - 9km north of Cross Creek
Prairie Holm - cottages set in beautiful gardens on a working dairy farm
Historic Waiorongomai Station - beautiful rooms, setting and story
Western Lake Woolshed - done up in style!
Te Rakau - sleep in a converted train carriage and go bird watching the next day
Wharekauhau Country Estate - pure luxury, for the night or just lunch
If your heading to Martinborough - The Martinborough Hotel - colonial grandeur in the heart of the village
There’s camping at Ladle Bend and the Summit along the Remutaka (Rimutaka) Rail Trail. The camping area at Ladle Bend lies below the Rail Trail near the Pakuratahi River. Don't camp under the pine trees to the left of the Rail Trail (just before the bridge) as these trees have suffered severe storm damage. There is a pit toilet at Ladle Bend and flush toilets at the Summit.
There is a basic campsite with a pit toilet at Cross Creek.
There is a DoC campground on Western Lake Road at Waiorongomai.
You can camp at Corner Creek at the far end of Ocean Beach.
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