Waihōanga Pricing 2021

We try hard to keep prices affordable for all our different groups – be they small writing retreats, large weddings, pampering weekends, yoga workshops, family gatherings, leadership courses or educational groups.

We offer a number of packages to suit your group or occasion. Please contact us for a customised quote.

Build-Your-Own Package / Bare-bones rate
Tailored for: groups that want the basic package plus a few optional extras.
Check-in: 5pm arrival / 1pm departure
Price: $900/ night + $180 cleaning (GST inclusive).
Numbers: Up to 18 people
Includes: the lodge, chicken and rooster huts, wifi
Optional extras: 75″ internet TV, saddleback cabin, Kāhu cabin, the yurt, glamping, early check-in/ late check-out.
Additional guests (per person per night): $50 per bed, $35 camping and day guests $25 (including GST).

Mahi package
Tailored for: GST-registered organisations who want a simple, single, all-inclusive, price.
Check-in: 5pm arrival / 1pm departure
Price: $1100/ night + $180 cleaning + GST.
Numbers: Up to 20 people.
Includes: the lodge, chicken and rooster huts, saddleback cabin, wifi, 75″ internet TV, trestle tables and whiteboards.
Optional extras: Kāhu cabin, the yurt, glamping, camping, early check-in/ late check-out.
Additional guests (per person per night): $50 per bed, $35 camping and day guests $25 (+ GST).

Friends & Family Weekend Package
Tailored for: small groups, paying on an individual basis
Check-in: 5pm Friday – 2pm Sunday
Price: $130 per person (full weekend price), minimum $1300, includes cleaning
Includes: the lodge, chicken and rooster huts, wifi
Optional extras: 75″ internet TV, saddleback cabin, Kāhu cabin, the yurt, glamping, early check-in/ late check-out.
Extra nights: $65 per person per night, $650 minimum

Weekend Retreat
Tailored for: organised weekend retreats such as for yoga, meditation, creative groups and other communities with shared interests
Check-in: 5pm Friday – 2pm Sunday
Price: $2800 (full weekend price, includes cleaning)
Numbers: Up to 22 people
Includes: the lodge, chicken and rooster huts, saddleback cabin, the yurt, wifi
Optional extras: 75″ internet TV, Kāhu cabin, glamping, early check-in/ late check-out.
Additional guests (per person per night): $50 per bed, $35 camping and day guests $25 (including GST).
Extra nights: at bare-bones rate (see above)

Big Weekend Package
Tailored for: big birthdays, anniversaries. family reunions and other happy occasions
Check-in: 5pm Friday – 2pm Sunday
Price: $4900 (full weekend price, includes cleaning)
Numbers: Beds for up to 36 people on Friday and Saturday nights. Additional $25 per day guest, up to 60 people on site total.
Includes: the lodge, chicken and rooster huts, wifi, saddleback cabin, Kāhu cabin
Also includes: extra portaloo, party/noise allowance for up to 4 hours on Saturday night to 11pm.
Optional extras: 75″ internet TV, yurt, glamping, camping, early check-in/ late check-out, sound system and wireless mic.
Extra nights: at bare-bones rate (see above)
Read more about Events at Waihōanga here.

Wedding Weekend Package (limited to 6 per year)
Tailored for: weddings and other significant celebrations.
Check-in: 5pm Friday – 2pm Sunday
Price: $6200 (full weekend price, includes cleaning)
Numbers: Up to 36 people overnight on Friday and Saturday nights. Up to 60 people, including day-guests, on the Saturday.
Includes: the lodge, chicken and rooster huts, wifi, saddleback cabin, Kāhu cabin
Also includes: extra portaloo, up to 2 site visits prior to the event, party/noise allowance for up to 4 hours on Saturday night to 11pm.
Optional extras: 75″ internet TV, yurt, glamping, camping, early check-in/ late check-out, sound system and wireless mic.
Extra nights: at bare-bones rate (see above)
Read more about Events at Waihōanga here.

Facilities
There are eight separate sleeping spaces at Waihōanga – four in the main Waihōanga Lodge, two small huts (Chicken and Rooster), and two private cabins (Saddleback and Kāhu). We also have four glamping tents. Between these, there are 44 beds, plus a camping field.

Waihōanga Lodge has 26 beds across 4 bedrooms, 5 showers and 5 toilets, a lounge and a kitchen-dining room.
Chicken and Rooster huts each have one bunk bed (ie, 2 beds) and are close to a separate toilet.
Kāhu Cabin has a double bed and 2 sofa-beds suitable for children.
Saddleback Cabin has four single beds, across two levels.
Glamping tents are each set up with two single beds.