STAY AT WAIROA GORGE
Nelson Mountain biking accommodation – We are lucky to have two great accommodation options at the Wairoa Gorge. Barry’s lodge at the base of the mountain is rustic hostel style accommodation, book the whole lodge or just a room. Perfectly located for you to roll out the door to your waiting shuttle!
Gibbs Lodge is the ‘eagles nest’ sitting at 1030m on top of the mountain. With stunning views down the valley and out to Tasman Bay, this is THE place you want to finish a big day of riding. When its time to leave you have 70km network of single track literally on your doorstep!
$135 -Three person bunk room
$560 – Whole lodge (Sleeps up to 14)
Nelson Mountain biking accommodation at Barry’s lodge is perfect for larger groups (book the whole lodge) or for just a few mates wanting to stay (book a room!) Perfectly located for you to roll out the door to your waiting shuttle! With hot showers, full kitchen, lounge facilities, toilets, electricity and heating – all you need is your own food and linen/sleeping bag.
Rooms – 1 x twin ensuite, 3 x 3 person bunk room.
Please note after hours access is only possible in case of emergency. Check-in is 4.00pm, please contact us to make alternative arrangements.
On the day of departure, the Lodge must be left clean and vacated before you leave or begin riding for the day.
Accommodation only $599 (8 people)
Book shuttles separately.
We assume you will arrive about 3.30pm if you are staying and not riding on the day of arrival. If you are riding and staying on the same day, we assume you will arrive at 8am.
Accommodation and Private Shuttle – $1,799 (for up to 8)
Package only available Monday to Thursday from 10 September 2022.
We assume you will arrive at 8am – ride then stay. Let us know if you’d like to make other arrangements.
Nelson mountain biking accommodation at Gibbs Lodge is the perfect end to a great day riding at The Gorge. Gibbs Lodge has a pizza oven, fire pit, electricity, hot showers, full kitchen, toilets and even a washer and dryer in case of wet weather. Linen and towels are included. There is a comfortable lounge space with a large table which can be pulled out onto the deck for summer evening dining with a view, or crank the heating to stay cosy on cooler nights. When its time to leave you have 70km network of single track literally on your doorstep!
Rooms – 4 x double/twin rooms + 1 x double ensuite
Accommodation with Private Shuttle: Arrive at 8am, we will to take you to the top with bikes and gear where you can settle in then use your private shuttles for the day, we will drop you to the top once your done riding. The next morning we will meet you after breakfast to load gear, then you will ride down to the base area and your cars. You can add an extra days riding if you like, just book a second private shuttle day.
REMEMBER: Gibbs Lodge is located across a river and at the top of the mountain. You will need to pack your gear and food in a way that allows you to carry it a short distance (200m) to the shuttle (and then pack it on the shuttle truck). The kitchen has basic condiments – a bit like a motel, so bring what you need!