Blanket Bay Lodge

Paradise will never be closer. This Lodge is a magical and rare haven of peace and solitude combining unspoiled beauty, outdoor adventure and luxury accommodation.

This magnificent Lodge provides facilities and accommodation that eclipses the best New Zealand has to offer. Situated on the shores of Lake Wakatipu on a 10,000 acre high country farm with quintessential South Island lake and mountain views, Blanket Bay is perfectly positioned to experience all this region has to offer.

Blanket Bay is consistently voted one of the world’s best Lodges by many prestigious publications and organizations such as Conde Nast Traveler, National Geographic, The Discovery Channel, Virtuoso, Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report, The Robb Report and Small Luxury Hotels of the World, to name a few.

A la Carte dining reflecting Pacific Rim cuisine will be served in one of three dining rooms or outside on a balcony. Whichever you choose, all feature huge log-burning fireplaces.

Lodge Facilities:

  • Billiard / Pool table
  • Gym
  • Helipad
  • Horse riding
  • In house Spa services
  • Movie theatre lounge
  • Sauna
  • Spa Pool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Walking trails
  • Water sports
  • Wi-Fi access


The five guest rooms and three 700 sq ft suites, that have open log fires, all have private bathrooms, superking beds sumptious sofas and chairs and spectacular lake views from private balconies. Adjacent to the main lodge two chalets house an additional two suites and two staterooms.

Local Experiences

In this spectacular corner of New Zealand discover endless ways to restore your physical and spiritual well-being. There is nowhere else on Earth where there are so many activities so close by – fly-fishing in the nearby Greenstone and Caples rivers, heli-skiing, the country’s best hiking on the Routeburn or Milford Tracks, jet boating and kayaking, 4WD tours, horse riding, art trails and vineyards, plus flight-seeing over the World Heritage Fiordland National Park and Milford Sound. These are just a few of the possibilities.


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Your Hosts

Brent Hyde


PO Box 35,
Glenorchy 9350
Tel: +64 (0)3 441 0115
Fax: 64 (0)3 442 9441

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