Korimako PurePod

Greta Valley Farmstay From $690/night


Check In: 15:00|Check Out: 11:45

Getting There:

90 minutes north-east from Christchurch, nestled into native bush along the Greta Valley coastline, with beautiful views out to the bay and across to Motunau Island. Your journey to the Korimako PurePod starts with a scenic drive through a beautiful and historic farming area. At the carpark, leave your large luggage items in your locked car (it will be safe) then follow the 430m walking track as it gently heads up through the native bush to the PurePod.

Dinner and Breakfast Hamper:

Choose between bringing your own supplies or ordering a delicious dinner and breakfast hamper when booking. The dinner features a delightful platter of local cheeses, relishes, and crackers, along with the chef's choice of lamb, beef, or chicken. It's accompanied by a fresh seasonal salad, gourmet potatoes, and a sweet dessert. For breakfast, enjoy organic muesli with yogurt and a berry compote. You can add the hamper to your reservation at the checkout.

Optional Activities:

Guides Farm Tour: Learn about the rich history dating back to 1850 on this one-hour drive through the farm as the farmer shares some of the challenges and triumphs of the original family settlers.

Mountain Bike Ride Trail Map: Off-Road looped 8km track with beautiful views.

E-Bike Hire: Enjoy the mountain bike trail with an E-Bike.

Your PurePods Experience:

Every direction you look from the Korimako PurePod there are stunning views. With an abundance of birdlife in the native bush surrounding the PurePod, you will be treated to a gentle chorus of birdsong throughout your stay.

The PurePod provides all your needs, from a fabulous shower and flush toilet to fresh linen and a well-equipped kitchen with a gas hob and barbecue. We also offer tea, coffee, and milk. Enjoy games, local books, and stargazing with a telescope. Relax in luxury camp chairs on the deck or lounge in the comfortable bed while nature entertains you.

"We loved our three wonderful days on your beautiful farm. Memories of the scenery, spectacular night skies, peace and tranquillity - and finally the delish food you delivered each day - scrumptious! The perfect stay after a month on the road in your beautiful country!" Lynette & Stephen, United Kingdom

Map & Directions

Greta Valley, Canterbury


The Korimako PurePod is just 90 minutes north of the Christchurch Airport, along State Highway 1 to Greta Valley, before turning off the main highway for the final 25 minutes drive towards the coastline. Detailed directions will be emailed to you.


Cancellation Policy

By completing this booking you confirm:

- you are aware there is a 430m walk from the carpark to the Korimako PurePod. There is a stile at the beginning of the track as you cross over a fence line then the track gently (for the most part) makes it way up to the PurePod through a native forest full of the sound of bird-life. There are a few steps along the way on a couple of steep bits and a small bridge across a creek. Walk time is around 5 minutes.

- you are aware PurePods reserves the right to charge a fee to cover unexpected cleaning costs or damage incurred during your stay.

- you are aware should you disregard the stringent no smoking rules a fee of $300 is immediately payable.

- you are aware the maximum occupancy of the PurePod is 2 adults (no pets and no children allowed)

Amendments and Cancellations
You can amend or cancel your booking with no extra charge up to 14 days before your reserved stay. If you need to cancel your reservation and it is between 14 and 7 days of your reserved stay we will refund you 50%.
If COVID-19 restrictions prevent you from travelling to your PurePod experience we will be happy to waive our normal notice period so you can postpone or cancel your stay.
A credit card processing fee of NZD20.00 may also apply to cancellations.
Any refunds will be made to the same credit card you used to confirm the booking.