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Quail Rest - Exquisite Mt Cook Views - Free Wifi

Sonja And Jim is a superhost.
Sonja And Jim

Quail Rest - Exquisite Mt Cook Views - Free Wifi

4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Sparkling clean
13 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Sonja And Jim is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Quail Rest is located at Totara Peak Station which is a working High Country Merino Sheep Station situated on the shores of Lake Benmore, 22km from Twizel Township.
This luxury accommodation is Off the Grid and supported by Solar and gas, and a log wood burner.
Quail Rest is approximately 2 min walk to the lake and there is a sheltered mooring for your boat.
Views overlooking Lake Benmore and unobstructed views of Mount Cook
We can also arrange a fishing guide to get the catch of the day


Indoor fireplace
Hot water
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed



175 reviews
Sparkling clean
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Kylie User Profile
November 2019
Stunning location, beautifully decorated cottage, way exceeded expectations and 100% worth the money.
Michelle User Profile
November 2019
100% would recommend! Quail rest is beautiful and peaceful, with everything you could need for a couple of days. Really well thought-out, with extra touches making the whole experience special. We had a wonderful time!
Chris User Profile
July 2019
Awesome cabin, very nice place for a weekend get away.
Carolina User Profile
June 2019
Nice cottage. Super cute and cozy. Only spent one night but it was great. lovely host
Krystle User Profile
June 2019
Wow where do I start! Absolutely adored staying at Sonja and Jim’s place! Sonja just went above and beyond! We were so lucky to be able to enjoy their cottage last minute and the lovely communication helped so much to feel welcomed after a very long drive. Styled so perfectly…
Olly User Profile
May 2019
Far too many good things to describe what you can expect here ...... just get yourself/yourselves to Quail Rest so you can experience it all.
Mallory User Profile
April 2019
Lovely Place- would reccomend

Hosted by Sonja And Jim

Twizel, New ZealandJoined in June 2016
Sonja And Jim User Profile
175 Reviews
Sonja And Jim is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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About this place
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 10AM
After 2PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No pets
  • No parties or events
  • Smoking is allowed