Rawhiti Backpackers

Rawhiti is set in large grounds a few minutes easy walk to the Village cafe’s, restaurants, historic cinema and specialty shops. We provide a friendly, clean and homely environment in our unique character 

Ninety minutes south of Christchurch on the main South Island scenic route we are ideally situated for a break in your journey between all the main tourist destinations. 

Take an extra day to enjoy the peaceful surroundings, relax in our garden, explore the attractive Village of Geraldine or walk in the nearby Talbot Forest.  The popular Peel Forest walking tracks are a fifteen minute drive away.  We are a comfortable return day trip to Mt.Cook or Lake Tekapo.  For the many local 
activities available see our activities page.

We are well used as a relaxing rest stop for cyclists who love our comfortable fully made up beds and spacious rooms.  Three rooms have queen size beds, (one with a queen and a single), two twin rooms, a single room and two share rooms. We take a maximum number of 20 people. 

A large guest lounge, sun room, large fully equipped kitchen and a barbecue area add to your comfort and enjoyment. Even when full there is plenty of room to spread around.

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27 Hewlings St
Geraldine, South Canterbury New Zealand

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03 693 8252