Self Contained Accommodation, Otago Peninsula

McFarmers Selfcontained Cottage
McFarmers Selfcontained Cottage

McFarmers is a small working sheep farm set on the Otago Peninsula
with fantastic harbour views. 
Family run by John and his 2 boys,
the buildings have a unique touch by John’s handy craftsmanship with wood.

They promote environmental awareness aiming to recycle / reuse and are committed to a zero waste policy, providing recycling facilities in both the Cottage and the Lodge, encouraging travelers to participate.


The Cottage…

Has a private deck to enjoy the panoramic sea views of the Otago Harbour.
Small and cosy it is fully self-contained with a kitchen, living area,
bathroom and 2 bedrooms

  • 1 Queen bedroom
  • 1 bedroom with 2 Single beds.  All with linen.
  • Handy for families or romantic for couples.
  • Tariff from $120 for 2 people up to $150 for 4 people.
    Most travelers end up staying more than one night.

No SKY, no computers and no phone. 
Just sit back and enjoy Nature.

McFarmers Backpacker Lodge

The Backpacker Lodge…

Has the same idyllic panoramic sea views
but positioned on an elevated part of the property. 
Sun deck overlooks directly onto the water. 
The 3 bedroom Lodge has a laid back rustic charm with warm log burner.

McFarmers Backpacker Lounge

The Backpackers Lodge has a fully equipped Kitchen, share bathroom/toilet. 
Bedrooms are a choice of Queen, Twin or Single
with one room sleeping up to 3 people with a Queen bed and 1 Single bed.

  • Tariff from NZ$30 p.p. to NZ$55 p.p.
  • Close to all Peninsula eco-tourism attractions.
  • 1 Kilometer before the Portobello village.

More information on McFarmers Bacpacker Lodge

Your Hosts: John Campbell


774 Portobello Road, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin 9014, New Zealand


+64 (0)3 4780 389


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