RiverRidge Holidays

In Nature's Paradise, The Catlins, Otago

NZ’s Premier Destination Holiday Venue

Purakanui Falls
Cathedral Caves
Seals in The Catlins
Surat Bay
Another Beach in The Catlins
Purakanui Bay
McLean Falls
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RiverRidge Holidays are held at RiverRidge Retreat in Nature’s Paradise.

The venue sits on 15 acres of immaculately groomed grounds and is located in an idyllic setting in the very heart of the Catlins, Otago, just 1o minutes South of the town ship of Owaka.

The RiverRidge venue is the southern most retreat in the world – with this comes – an abundance of native bird life; waterfalls, beautiful native rain forests, caves and sandy bays, rivers and hidden lakes – it simply IS Natures Paradise!

Situated in a picturesque setting, surrounded by lush native bush, stunning ridges, bird life and a crystal clear river, the RiverRidge Retreat venue resonates peace and tranquillity.

When holidaying at the RiverRidge Retreat venue you can choose between two styles of accommodation;


Eco styled two bedroom cabins that are fully self contained AND can sleep six people.

Cost: 250/night with a minimum of two nights stay.


Glamping tents that can sleep two people (double beds or single beds).

Cost: 90/night with a minimum of two nights stay.

When holidaying at the RiverRidge Retreat venue you will also receive some special extras;


Access to 15 acres of immaculately kept grounds





Outdoor games set up for your use including:

  • Badminton
  • Volleyball
  • Cricket



Golf driving range





Mountain bikes



Fishing Rods


Bouncy castle for the kids

You may also want to include;


Catlins Scenic Tour


A ‘True Kiwi’ farm adventure

Simply email [email protected] if you are interested in holidaying at the RiverRidge Retreat venue and Gary and Adele will get right back to you.

Meet Gary & Adele

To find out more about RiverRidge Holidays visit the pages below…

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