About this listing
Modern self-contained architectural studio in the heart of historic Arrowtown... located on our property beside the Arrow river with walks & bike tracks right on your doorstep. 5 minute stroll to lovely cafes & idyllic village.
Brand new architecturally designed studio; self-contained open plan living & kitchen, separate bathroom & toilet, and storage alcove. Fixed ladder access to elevated sleeping area with queen size bed. Living & outdoor areas overlook the beautiful forever changing tree clad hills of Arrowtown. Air-conditioning provides cooling in summer & warmth in winter. Gold pan available for you to try your luck at prospecting in the nearby Arrow River.
The River Hut has its own off street parking area for two cars & sun drenched outdoor sitting space. The studio is located in a quieter part of Arrowtown opposite the Arrow River reserve & bike trails. The village, cafes, movie theatre & all historic Arrowtown has to offer is just down the road.
Interaction with guests
I am available to meet & greet you on arrival, please let me know if you'd like me to do so. Otherwise make yourself at home & we will leave you in peace.
The River Hut sits alongside the main bike trails leading to Gibbston Valley vineyards & AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge. Other trails lead to the historic gold mining Chinese Village & Macetown or you can bike all the way through to Queenstown. Bike hire available at a special rate to River Hut guests.
Dorothy Browns boutique cinema is just down the road in the village, along side award winning cafes, bars & restaurants.
5 minute drive to world renowned Millbrook Resort & Golf Courses.
10 minutes to the access road to Coronet Peak Skifield & Shotover River Jet Boating.
Queenstown is only 20 minutes from the River Hut, and offers unlimited shopping, adventure tourism, world class restaurants and more.
We also have a local supermarket 5 minutes walk from the River Hut.
Arrowtown is 20 minutes by car to Queenstown International Airport. Bus services also travel to Arrowtown from Queenstown or Frankton. Once in Arrowtown, it is easy to get around on foot with the River Hut only a 5 minute stroll to the township.
Other things to note
We do live on the property in the separate main house behind the River Hut.
Note: access to the sleeping area is via a fixed ladder, it is not well suited to people with mobility issues.
No oven in the kitchen (just a cooktop).
No washing machine or dryer - but there is a laundromat in Frankton available.
No smoking inside. No pets allowed. No candles thank you!