- Expertly Crafted
- Peace of Mind
Located 45-minutes from Queenstown this charming property is one of New Zealand’s finest lodges and provides the ideal base from which to explore the area.
All 12 rooms and suites at Blanket Bay are spacious and stylish, offering balconies or terraces with stunning views. Each room features a super-king bed, plush furnishings, and lavish bathrooms. Reflecting New Zealand colonial architecture, the chalets feature private courtyards, stone fireplaces, walk-in closets, and lavish bathrooms.
Dining at Blanket Bay is a gastronomic experience with three restaurants serving up superb Pacific Rim cuisine. Sample local delights on the terrace under the stars in front of the outdoor fireplace or have an intimate private dinner at The Wine Cave.
Blanket Bay offers plenty of opportunities to relax and rejuvenate. Enjoy a romantic picnic lunch and swim in one of the river holes, soak in the spa pool overlooking the lake, indulge in a massage, or unwind with a pre-dinner cocktail.
Blanket Bay Information
Location & Getting There
Lake Wakatipu, 50-minute drive from Queenstown Airport.
With 12 rooms and suites.
Helicopter flights, hiking, horse riding, fishing, jet boating, golf, mountain biking, kayaking, skiing/snowboarding during the winter.
Children over the age of 10 are welcome.
- Private courtyards
- Stone fireplaces
- Spa pool
- Games room
- Helicopter flights
- Hiking and horse riding
- Fishing and jet boating
- Mountain biking
- Skiing and snowboarding
Sitting on the edge of Lake Wakatipu amidst rugged, snow-capped mountains, Blanket Bay is a secluded and luxurious lodge that epitomizes rustic chic, offering excellent service, superb facilities, and spectacular alpine views. There’s a host of unique adventures; take a helicopter flight from the Blanket Bay Helipad over Milford Sound, go jet boating, or mountain biking. It will appeal to those seeking a romantic and memorable escape in magnificent surroundings. Children over the age of ten are welcome.
We won't take you to the usual tourist traps, instead we'll introduce you to people that show you the true side of a country. With our contacts in each destination, we can arrange for you to meet locals away from the crowds and ensure an authentic experience.
You can rely on our extensive first-hand knowledge and years of experience in the country you’re visiting. We use only the best expert guides, and provide insider tips on the local customs, and everything from vibrant festivals to hidden Himalayan monasteries
Your holiday will be as unique as you are. By getting to know you and what makes you tick, we fuse our wealth of expertise and a deep understanding of our destinations to create unique day by day itineraries that are built around you.