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Wilderness Lodge Arthurs Pass

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Overview
Cora Lynn Road 16km east of Arthurs Pass Village, Arthur's Pass National Park New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Conference Facilities
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed our two night stay here even though we had light rain the entire time. Lodge is very comfortable and food is delicious - breakfast, lunch and dinner. Michael leads great hikes and is a bird expert and also knowledgeable of all the trees,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over 15 years we have been lucky enough to visit the Lodge 3 times - this latest visit was for 4 nights with our 2 children (aged 11 & 12). The landscape surrounding the lodge is absolutely stunning and every window has a picturesque view....More

1  Thank Helen B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

3 of us couples stayed at Arthur's Pass Lodge for 3 nights. It was FANTASTIC!!! It's a great hotel sitting on a working sheep station. One of the activities offered by the hotel was a sheep tour - where we watched the dogs herd the...More

Thank Ginger F
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 3 September 2018

Dear Ginger F, Thank you for your review. We are so please that you and your traveling companions enjoy your time with us. Kind Wishes, Anne Saunders & Dr Gerry McSweeney Owner-Directors

Reviewed 28 April 2018

This was one of the most relaxing and enjoyable stays we have ever had. We came at the end of the season, when the lodge was less crowded but the weather was still pretty nice. The accommodations were superb, featuring awesome mountain views from every...More

3  Thank CarolDM1900
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 29 April 2018

Dear CarolDM1900, Thanks for your comprehensive review. We were so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your Wilderness Lodge Experience. You obviously made the most of your time and we appreciate you sharing that here on TripAdvisor. Kind Wishes, Anne Saunders & Dr Gerry...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at this lodge as part of a tour and whilst only there for one night - we really enjoyed our stay. The rooms had a small balcony with stunning views, the room was comfortable and the food, wine and service were excellent. We...More

Thank Wayne C
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 26 April 2018

Dear Wayne, Thanks for sharing your experience, we're pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Kind wishes, Anne Saunders & Dr Gerry McSweeney Owner-Directors

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Enjoy stylish accommodation, fine food, and an exciting and diverse programme of guided nature and sheep farming adventures in the heart of the Southern Alps. The lodge sits on a 4000 acre working sheep farm and nature reserve, surrounded by the peaks of Arthur's Pass National Park. Guests can unwind in comfort or choose more active relaxation. Explore private trails or join an expert guide to hike alpine valleys, search for wildlife, and kayak upon mountain lakes. A highlight for guests are the sheep farm discovery trips every second afternoon. Join a farmer guide to watch sheepdogs working, hand feed lambs and learn about sheep shearing and merino wool.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
HOTEL STYLE
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Also Known As
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Location
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionArthur's Pass National Park
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Traveller (210)
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Dining (9)
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raec810
29 December 2017|
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Response from Tawaki | Property representative |
Greetings, I believe you have now spoken with one of our team. For others considering a Wilderness Lodge stay, the best contact point is through our website's booking and enquiry forms. You will also find info on pricing... More
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BL_sg123
6 July 2017|
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Response from Tawaki | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in answering... From Christchurch you can either rent a car and drive to Wilderness Lodge Arthur's Pass (2 hours) or take once-daily train to Arthur's Pass Village. Transfers from the train station... More
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gjalt9
22 February 2017|
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Response from Tawaki | Property representative |
Greetings, Twinkemelody is correct. Our guided sheep farm discovery trips which happen every second day are available only to guests staying with us. We would love to host your family if you can fit a Wilderness Lodge stay... More
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"No elevator but rooms on ground floor."
Craig-World-Travelle
5 days ago
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"Rooms on the second floor have a better view."
Junebughiker
3 Apr 2018
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"Ist floor rooms have better views"
Tommy129
2 Apr 2018
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"The lodge has only two floors and all rooms appear to be identical. I'd request 2nd floor."
IN_Travelers47906
18 Mar 2018
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