BOYLE RIVER OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTRE
'The Boyle' provides tailor-made outdoor education programmes for school and
community groups, as well as offering a number of our own 'Boyle' courses
for senior students. We also run off-site journeys and courses for adults.
Personal & social development, teamwork, leadership, adventures, curriculum activities, assessment - all in the beautiful mountains of the Lewis Pass.
Any outdoor education idea - we can arrange it for you!
Phone/fax 03 315 7082
Glentui Meadows Group Accommodation
Glentui Meadows, nestled in a native beech forest 50 minutes from Christchurch airport, is the perfect setting for school, sport, conference, wedding and special-interest groups. We can accommodate up to 165 people – from self-contained apartments to bunk rooms. Your stay can be fully catered or self-catered in our commercial kitchen. Activities for you and/or your group include: canyoning, abseiling, zipline, orienteering, archery, team building and bush walks. Our complex also boasts two large conference rooms and a large dining hall.
Phone: 03 312 1165
Hanmer Springs Forest Camp
Winner of The Bronze Award in The International Green Apple World Awards for Environmental Best Practise 2015.
The perfect alpine forest setting for your next school camp. We have worked with schools for 38 years and have accommodation for up to 200 people to suit from one class or sports team to whole camp bookings! Activities include thermal pools, orienteering, tree climbing, walking & mountain biking on tracks radiating from the camp boundaries. Catering is also an available option. Ask about our new school prices which include free extended check in/out times and free heating in winter!
Phone: 03 315 7202
Hotel Waterloo and Backpackers
Located in the heart of Arts and Cultural Capital City, Hotel Waterloo is close to the main bus stops, inter-island ferry terminal and opposite Wellington railway station, so is ideal for visiting school groups and sports teams. The award-winning 80-year-old Art Deco landmark has been lovingly restored.
For group rates and bookings please contact us:
Freeph: 0800 BAKPAK (0800 225 725)
P: 04 473 8482
F: 04 473 5363
Te Anau Kiwi Holiday Park
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Family-run and family-friendly, we are proud winners of the "Kiwi Holiday Park of the Year" award. Perfectly located for your school group to explore world-renowned Fiordland and Milford Sound. All our amenities are top quality and we are bringing back the old style of school and family camping with loads of games and activities, including a fantastic Adventure Playground and a huge Kangaroo Jumper. Our full range of accommodation choices include large camping sites, backpackers dorm, deluxe cabins and a wide selection of self-contained unit options.
Phone: 0800 249 555 (Reservations only)
For large groups ph: 03 249 8538
The Crossing Backpackers
Tongariro National Park
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The Crossing Backpackers offers large-scale accommodation solutions for all your school camp and outdoor education needs. We are ideally located between Whakapapa and Turoa, backing onto Tongariro National Park dual world heritage site. With a full commercial kitchen and spacious dining room, you have the option to self-cater or have us cater for you. On our website we have a comprehensive resource section which includes RAMS and a selection of Team-Building Activities for teachers to run with the students.
To enquire or book your group please
P: 07 892 2894
F: 07 892 2876
Turangi Kiwi Holiday Park
Lake Taupo Region
This is the ideal park for families, large and small groups, trampers, trout fishermen, skiers and adventurers or to just spend time relaxing in our beautiful and quiet surroundings.
We are the perfect base for the famous Tongariro Alpine Crossing - transport is available from our front door. Our park is an ideal school camp for any time of year with a wide choice of affordable accommodation plus we provide catering for groups of 20 or more.
Freephone: 0800 386 875 or
Ph: 07 386 8754
YHA New Zealand
New Zealand Youth Hostel Accommodation & Travel
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YHA offers group accommodation all over New Zealand.
We're a top pick for schools, international students, sports teams, tramping and cycling groups amongst many others. Whatever your group's size or interests, we can look after your group!
- Convenient locations
- Safe and secure hostels
- Designated Groups Coordinators
- We can help you coordinate transport and activities
- Breakfast from only $10 per person at select locations
- Self-catering facilities with fully equipped kitchens
- Everything from sheets to spoons included to make your stay easy
- Accommodation options from dormitories to private rooms
- Great group rates and quality budget accommodation
Freephone: 0800 278 299