Welcome to Schist Rock | Omakau Accommodation

Nestled in the tranquil township of Omakau Est in 1904 for the Central Otago Railway, it has now become a number one destination for tourists visiting Central Otago & the Otago Central Rail Trail. Schist Rock offers an exclusive luxury Guest House surrounded by a mature private garden for some peaceful relaxation with spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. Coming soon we can offer 3 new large standalone King Studios complete with luxury furnishings and air conditioning, stylish Ensuite bathroom with shower & a separate bath. Unlimited WiFi, private sundeck with mountain views, perfect for a romantic getaway or just to relax and unwind.

Here's what makes your stay with us so special

Private, peaceful and relaxing environment, listen to the bird song

Cool off with a swim in our Manuherikia river or enjoy golf on our spectacular 9 hole course, both some 100 metres away.

A top destination on the Otago Central Rail Trail with a great selection of local dining options

What our previous guests have said