We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
27/9/2017 28/9/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre

    Queen Charlotte Sound, Lochmara Bay 7201, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    27/9/2017 28/9/2017
    Savings alert: 49% below average rate

    The price you found is 49% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$126/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$160
    US$64
    SAVE US$95
    US$65
    US$65
    Traveller (144)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Dining (14)
    171 on High Motel
    463 reviews
    #1 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Hotel d'Urville
    205 reviews
    #12 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Marlborough Vintners Hotel
    418 reviews
    #2 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    St Leonards Vineyard Cottages
    229 reviews
    #4 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good23%
    • Average13%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Beachfront
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    171 on High Motel
    463 reviews
    #1 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Hotel d'Urville
    205 reviews
    #12 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Marlborough Vintners Hotel
    418 reviews
    #2 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    St Leonards Vineyard Cottages
    229 reviews
    #4 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Rooms
    27 Sep28 Sep
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$64.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Lochmara Bay hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "cb39961b5f9a4ce88e4c4a86f26c6297", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":577147,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[48132891],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":65,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"cb39961b5f9a4ce88e4c4a86f26c6297","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":160,"lowestMetaPrice":64,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":160,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":160,"lowestMetaPrice":64,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":160,"hotelName":"Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNiMzk5NjFiNWY5YTRjZTg4ZTRjNGE4NmYyNmM2Mjk3IiwiQUlLIjoiYTgzNDBjMDBmMWUxNGRmNGFmNjU0N2UzYTg3OTcyOTMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "27/09/2017", "checkOut": "28/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$64", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79506367":"CheapTicketsEWS","48132891":"BookingCom","79032208":"OrbitzEWS","54256785":"TravelocityEWS","109264216":"HotelsCom2IB","80017002":"AgodaIB","33300530":"Expedia","76495105":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (198)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 182 reviews

    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    We could not fault our 2 night, 1Wedding experience here. The food was great, the staff were great, everything was just right. Thank You Louise & Shane for providing us a beautiful venue in which to create some special memories. We will return!

    Thank Penny D
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    After a beautiful but gruelling (for me) all day walk, the reception we received was less a greeting and more an admonishment. It was around 4.30 when we arrived - normally an appropriate time for walkers to stumble into lodgings. But on our arrival: a)...More

    Thank Ros H
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    we did not stay, we went for lunch and then for a stroll, it really is a lovely place, park your boat up in the bay and they will come and get you in a dinghy. We had lunch which was very good and went...More

    Thank just_brisbane
    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    The Lodge is comfortable with large rooms. The rooms are a bit dated and bathrooms are very basic. The staff is friendly and helpful. There is plenty to do, canoeing, hiking, boating, snorkelling, diving, underwater glass bottom boat and play areas for children. They also...More

    Thank Philipvg
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    Loch Mara is a pleasant stop for anyone walking the Queen Charlotte track or boating through the Marlborough Sounds. Good service, pleasant staff and a good quality cafe all contribute to the enjoyment of the stay. A variety of accommodation is available and ours was...More

    Thank paul888856
    171 on High Motel
    463 reviews
    #1 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Hotel d'Urville
    205 reviews
    #12 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    Marlborough Vintners Hotel
    418 reviews
    #2 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    St Leonards Vineyard Cottages
    229 reviews
    #4 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$58 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Priceline, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Agoda, Travelocity, Orbitz, Cancelon, Hotwire and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Marlborough Region >
    • Lochmara Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery And Arts Centre Hotel Picton
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (144)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Dining (14)
    Pool & Beach (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (112)
    Bathroom (6)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Hotel d'Urville
    205 reviews
    31.97 km away
     
    St Leonards Vineyard Cottages
    229 reviews
    31.95 km away
     
    171 on High Motel
    463 reviews
    31.79 km away
     
    Marlborough Vintners Hotel
    418 reviews
    31.42 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Lochmara Cafe
    84 reviews
    .10 km away
    Raetihi Lodge Restaurant
    55 reviews
    6.78 km away
    Gusto
    398 reviews
    6.89 km away
    Cafe Cortado
    679 reviews
    6.77 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Waikawa Dive Centre
    19 reviews
    5.46 km away
    Queen Charlotte Track
    652 reviews
    6.54 km away
    Edwin Fox Maritime Museum
    252 reviews
    6.55 km away
    Queen Charlotte Sound
    241 reviews
    4.28 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "The rooms higher up has better views and are quieter"
    Read review
    "Spring for the veiw if you can although our room suited our budget."
    Read review
    "Go for a room with a view, but take earplugs."
    Read review
    "Amazing views, very clean, delicious food and fantastic service!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing