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Blanket Bay, Glenorchy, New Zealand

5-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Glenorchy Road, Glenorchy, 9350, New Zealand

5-star beach lodge with outdoor pool, near Lake Wakatipu
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
From 262 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Awesome vibe
Great room
Fantastic service
Delicious food

Blanket Bay, Glenorchy, New Zealand

from NZ$2,243
  • Lodge Suite
  • Lodge Room
  • Chalet Suite
  • Chalet Stateroom

What’s around Blanket Bay, Glenorchy, New Zealand


  • Lake Wakatipu - 1 min walk
  • Glenorchy Golf Club - 45 min walk
  • Glenorchy Waterfront Reserve - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Glenorchy Wharf - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Routeburn Shelter - 17.9 mi / 28.8 km
  • Walter Peak High Country Farm - 19.8 mi / 31.9 km
  • Skyline Gondola - 27.7 mi / 44.6 km
  • Queenstown Gardens - 28.2 mi / 45.3 km

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 55 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 12 cabins


  • Check-in time 3 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (9 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free valet parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Free reception
Things to do
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Year Built - 1999
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the cabin

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Lake View Dining Room - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.


On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site


  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Blanket Bay, Glenorchy, New Zealand’s small print

Also known as

  • Blanket Bay Luxury
  • Blanket Bay Lodge Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Luxury Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Luxury Lodge
  • Blanket Bay Luxury Lodge Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge
  • Blanket Bay Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge
  • Blanket Bay Glenorchy


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD 500 per room (roundtrip)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Most helpful reviewsReviews are sorted based on what customers found most helpful and our recommendations

Exceptional 9.8 From 18 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
What a way to spend our last night in New Zealand
This is a very special place. We were treated individually and made to feel important from the moment we arrived. Nothing was too much trouble including having our boots cleaned and meeting our dietary requirements at dinner. The building, bedroom and views were all stunning. The ambience feels very exclusive and there was a mass of facilities. We almost felt we were part of a dinner party rather than paying guests. The food was delicious and creative and it was lovely sitting outside. So if money is no object, or you want a real treat, then this is the place to stay in this area.
Jonathan, ieRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Remarkable retreat
Most comfortable room so far in our 6-week tour of Australia & New Zealand. Stayed in Wakatipu chalet suite, a short walk from the main lodge. Beautiful heated pool. Dinner particularly good with meats (less so with fish, which is not local, alas). Cool games room downstairs for when the weather tips with rain. A really remarkable place, and actually good value for money when you consider all the amenities and the dinner effort (dinner doesn't include wine, though)!
gbRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Blanket Bay Bliss
Outstanding property and staff. Everything perfectly in its place but we never saw staff performing the work. Excellent rating!
Gerald, us3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Time away
Fantastic experience. Went for out 30th wedding anniversary and the team went out of their way to make it an exceptional experience
auOther trip
Exceptional 10.0
Blanket Bay Lodge worth a visit
Wish we had stayed longer. Great place to relax and enjoy the exquisite food.
auRomance trip

Blanket Bay, Glenorchy, New Zealand

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