What’s On In Waipara: PurePod | Prairie Girl Musings

By Prairie Girl Musings For those hoping to escape the chaos and construction of Christchurch, Waipara offers ample opportunities for solace. A relatively new wine region, Waipara’s microclimate produces some of New Zealand’s best wine and food. After a particularly busy week, Nick and I were ready to spend quality[…]

Room with a View | Avenues Magazine

By Christina Kuntz, Avenues We haven’t even arrived at our PurePod and my friend is already marvelling at the silence. “It’s just so quiet,” she says, as we amble along a dusty path through paddocks and bush to get to our destination. Our home for the night is the Kahutara[…]

Secluded Bungalows Made Entirely of Glass Provide Scenic Views of New Zealand’s Countryside | ModernMet

By Kelly Richman-Abdou, ModernMet In need of an off-the-grid getaway? Look no further than PurePods. These tiny and tranquil vacation homes are located in New Zealand’s idyllic countryside. Far from ordinary cabins, the beautiful bungalows are raised on stilts and made entirely of glass. This daring design provides picture-perfect panoramic views of the[…]

Road tripping around Banks Peninsula | Stuff.co.nz

By Liz Carlson Road tripping around Banks Peninsula is a must-do. Nothing grabs my attention more than a place that’s full of character and unique things to see and do. I’m determined to get to know more of my own backyard, here on the South Island, so I decided to[…]

Will your next holiday be in a perfect glass PurePod? | The Memo

By Kitty Knowles, The Memo  SUMMARY: The closest you can get to the great outdoors – inside. As our lives become more and more hectic, the idea of taking breaks away from our bustling cities is increasingly appealing.But back-to-basics camping doesn’t appear to everyone, especially if you like your home comforts.Now you[…]

Sustainable Hotels in New Zealand | The Wayward Post

By Julia Reynolds, The Wayward Post Little River PurePod From the mysterious foliage-draped approach (exact location revealed upon booking) to the unplugged, invisible oasis-in-the-wilderness vibe the PurePod emits, this property is a unique destination that will enchant and beguile even the most hardened travel connoisseur. Constructed so unobtrusively into the[…]

PurePod’s latest luxury experience | The Adventure Is Calling

By Derek & Emma, The Adventure is Calling ‘A completely glass eco-pod immersed in the foothills of the Kaikoura Ranges’ About a year ago, we were fortunate enough to have stumbled upon one of New Zealand’s most innovative developments in accommodation, ‘PurePods’. Through a unique fusion of predominantly glass paneling[…]

A completely glass, luxury, eco-chalet | The Adventure Is Calling

By Derek & Emma, ‘The Adventure is Calling‘ “Uncovering New Zealand’s most unique getaway.” On the walk up a short wilderness trail in a remote little Canterbury town it was clear we had uncovered one of New Zealand’s most undiscovered gems. The look on Emma’s face said it all. You[…]

View with a Room | Conde Nast Traveller

Tim Jepson, Conde Nast Traveller, July 2015 Where are we? Little River Purepod, New Zealand. Why we love it? Is it a room?  Hard to say.  But it most certainly has a view, and in every directoin – up, out and down.  Views are the point of this futuristic, freestanding[…]