Crow's Nest Accommodation

Stunning Maniototo scenery by day, and by night beautiful starry skies.

Crow's Nest Accommodation

Situated 100 metres off the trail, Crows Nest offers a secluded garden setting with rural outlook to the Hawkdun Range and Mount Ida. 

Bunkrooms, en-suite cabins, tent sites and a well equipped kitchen and barbeque area. Quality barbeque meal packs available for $20 pp or $15 per child or with extras, $25 & $20. (Prior booking necessary)

A short stroll takes you to the famous Gilchrist’s historic store and the tavern; and 400 metres in the other direction is a covered heated swimming pool.

We cater for a single person or groups of up to 24, and look forward to welcoming you to the Crow’s Nest.


  • Spring Open
  • Summer Open
  • Autumn Open
  • Winter Closed


  • 3365 Ida Valley-Omakau Road, Oturehua, 9389, Otago


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