Relax & unwind

Wintertime, Lake Rotoiti

Tui Room, sleep under the southern cross

Close to nature

West bay, Lake Rotoiti at peace

Explore our idyllic Nelson Lakes National Park

Welcome to St. Arnaud House Bed & Breakfast

St Arnaud House is boutique sub-alpine home-stay, bed & breakfast, set amongst mature native beech forest in the village of St Arnaud, only a 600 metre Bush walk to the idyllic Lake Rotoiti, Nelson Lakes National Park, New Zealand.

Take a quiet walk in our alpine native beech forest, along the side of the idyllic Lake  Rotoiti, and listen to our magnificent bird song of native bellbirds, tuis, robins, fantails, kaka & morepork.

Hike the breathtaking Mt Robert alpine circuit, experience its alpine meadows and views or explore further into the greater Nelson Lakes National park wilderness.

Just relax and enjoy our clear fresh mountain air, it's peace and tranquility.

Go mountain biking along the challenging Teetotal & Big Bush mountain tracks through both native and exotic forest.

Try our fantastic brown trout fishing in the cool of the day, in the rivers that surround Lake Rotoiti & and further afield; 

St Arnaud house provides the opportunity to explore the alpine wilderness of Nelson Lakes National Park, the perfect place to relax and unwind.


Children are welcome by arrangement.
  Please phone +64 27 2023501 or
  email: [email protected]

Russell and Margery, our Burmese cats (Pug and Chilli), and Miniature poodle (Louie) are delighted to share our wonderful location with you and welcome you into our home.