+64 27 354 5960

Kepler Mountain View Cottage

Located on our alpaca farm on the outskirts of beautiful Lake Manapouri, our  private one bedroom fully self contained cottage provides farmstay accommodation with open plan living/dining/kitchen, complete with laundry, outdoor hot tub (spa) and gas BBQ.

The cottage enjoys views of the Kepler, Hunter and Takitimu Mountains, and provides the perfect place to base yourself while visiting the world renown Milford and Doubtful Sounds and exploring Fiordland.

We follow Ministry of Healths Covid guidelines and will waive any cancellation fees should guests not be able to travel due to Covid NZ Regional or National travel restrictions.


The bedroom has a queen bed with stunning views over the Kepler Mountains. All windows give magnificent views of the Kepler Mountains and the cottages own gardens and outdoor living area which is complete with gas BBQ and outdoor furniture.

Well appointed kitchen includes:
Dishwasher, electric bench top grill, electric 2 burner cooktop, microwave, electric frypan, toasted sandwich maker, coffee grinder for fresh plunger coffee (along with fresh beans), pantry basics including teas, coffee, chocolate, herbs, flour, sugar, oil etc

Large flat screen TV and DVD system with a selection of DVDs, books, games and puzzles.

All linens including spa towels are included, we clean after you depart so you can get on with enjoying your holiday.

Complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi.

Laundry includes washing machine and dryer as well as an outdoor clothes line.

The outdoor living area looks onto the Kepler, Hunter and Takitimu Mountains along with a outdoor hot tub for star gazing at night and a gas BBQ. Gardens separate Kepler Mountain View Cottage from our house to enable privacy for guests.

Facing directly north, Kepler Mountain View Cottage captures all day sun, for your comfort a inverter heat pump will quickly cool you down on hot days and warm you up on cool days. All seasons alpaca duvets made from our alpaca fibre makes for a very snuggly nights sleep.

Meet and hand feed the Alpacas during your stay, while Alpacas do not like to be patted they will happily come to you and feed from alpaca nuts out of your hand – they are extremely gentle feeders and all you will feel is a soft brush of their top lip on your hand.

[trustindex no-registration=booking]

Complimentary Supplies

  • Tea including a range of herbal teas, instant and plunger coffee, sugar
  • Salt and pepper including sea salt and pepper corns
  • Flour
  • Cooking oil & Canola spray
  • Glad wrap, tin foil, baking paper
  • Toiletries
  • Laundry powder
  • Free unlimited WiFi internet

Eco Friendly Accommodation

Kepler Mountain View Cottage is fully insulated, double glazed and constructed from renewable resources.

Our water supply is Fiordland rainwater which after filtration has no need for chemical processing. Enjoy drinking and showering in Fiordland’s pure rain water. Electricity comes from solar power and is backed up by main hydro electricity if required.  Gas hot water ensures unlimited supply of hot water.

Your Hosts

We are privileged to live right on the edge of Fiordland National Park and Kepler Mountain View Alpacas enables us to share our special places with others. We have an extensive knowledge of Fiordland and happy to give advice on what to do and where to go to make the most of guests time in Fiordland.