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Charlies Place, Hollyford Track, Fiordland National Park

“Upmarket Wilderness Accommodation at Budget Prices”

Nightly Rates…

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation. Continental breakfast supplied (max 8 persons) 
$55.00 per person

Lodge Accommodation. Breakfast and Dinner Bookings essential (max 6 persons)
$105.00 per person

Ex Milford Sound Return…

“Foursome Package Deal”. Get four people together, fly from Milford Sound to Martins Bay. Walk two hours up the Hollyford Track. The first hour is a flat and gentle walk on a well-graded track through beautiful and ancient Podocarp forest. Then an hours walk on the gravel shores of Lake McKerrow to Jamestown Bay and Charlies Place. Stay a night as a lodge guest then retrace your steps the next day back through the podocarp forest to Martin's Bay airstrip and fly back to Milford Sound.  
$1020.00 for four people

Honeymoon Deal...  

Charlies Place is in a very private setting – ideal for those wilderness romantics looking for something special to remember. In Charlies Honeymoon Deal, he sets up the lodge for you only (No other guests). Then he leaves and overnights in another location, giving you absolute privacy. (You cook your own meals and look after yourselves). Includes a complimentary bottle of champagne. 
Couple for $275.00

Tramping Club Deal... (Bed and Breakfast Only)

If you are a tramping club conquering the mighty Hollyford Track and can fill all of Charlies eight beds.  
$40.00 per person

Boat Rentals...

Sea Kayaks (Penguin 2000). A great way to explore the Lower Hollyford and her interesting estuaries or visit the Martins Bay Sandhills etc. (Previous experience necessary and Rental arrangement contract) (Weather and Tide dependant).
$40.00 per person

4.3 Stabi Dingy. Like the Kayaks, a great way to explore and to get groups of people to either Martins Bay Sandhills or partly the way to the Longreef Seal Colony. (Weather and Tide dependent). (Includes Charlie as Skipper).
$55.00 an hour  (running time only)

Out of Season Rental...

May – October. Your own private wilderness retreat. Must be able to handle solitude and be of a practical nature. (Special conditions apply).
$850.00 a week (Plus Bond)


* All prices in New Zealand Dollars including G.S.T (Subject to change)
* Bookings require a 20% deposit (non refundable)
* The lodge cooking facilities (gas etc) available for Bed and Breakfast guests to cook evening meals etc.
* All meals are simple home style fare and may include local wild venison.
* Wine is complimentary with evening meals. A corkage of $15.00 a bottle is charge – to recover costs, or you are welcome to bring your own
* Charlie has NO credit card facilities on site

Bookings...    (Through Air Fiordland)
    Phone :     (03) 249 7505
    Fax :        (03) 249 7080
    e-mail :     reservations@airfiordland.com
After hours inquiries to John Paterson (07) 332 2093 (Charlie’s Brother).
General email enquiries to john-p@wave.co.nz
Postal inquiries to PO Box 1038, Rotorua.

Disclaimer: This is a remote and mountainous section of New Zealand Wilderness. Bookings are under the understanding that neither Charlie Paterson or Fiordland Wilderness Co Ltd or any party acting on their behalf is not held liable for any damage, loss, injury, accident, delay or irregularity etc associated to the wilderness nature of Fiordland, or to the weather or to any air or boat transport operator etc.


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