Blanket Bay


New Zealand

Blanket Bay is a magnificent lodge offering rooms and facilities incomparable in New Zealand in a stunning lakeside location just forty five minutes from Queenstown. Known for its Pacific Rim cuisine and its awe-inspiring setting, this lodge lies on the shores of South Island's Lake Wakatipu, backed by snow-capped mountains, prehistoric rainforest and small, trout-filled lakes. The hotel has just 12 bedrooms and suites in the main building and several chalets, so the atmosphere is always intimate and relaxed. 


Blanket Bay is located in Otago, near Glenorchy, just 45 minutes from Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world. 

  • A spectacular location at the edge of the picture perfect lake surrounded by breathtaking alpine scenery
  • Magnificent lake and mountain views from all rooms
  • A getaway for those in search of peace and solitude from the outside world.
  • A vast array of visitor activities from helicopter flights to horse riding
  • Cuisine to rival the most sophisticated restaurants in the world

Gateway Experience

  • Scenic Helicopter flights over one of the most beautiful regions in the world
  • Fishing and Heli-fishing
  • Hiking or Horse-riding
  • A day trip to Milford Sound
  • A Day trip to Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world
  • Relax and rejuvenate in stunning alpine surroundings


Accommodation at Blanket Bay is provided in five intimate Lodge Rooms, three generous Lodge Suites, and four superb Chalet Suites. Natural materials are showcased throughout, echoing the Lodge's integration and interaction with the environment. All rooms within the Lodge are placed to take full advantage of the magnificent lake and mountain vistas.

Service & Amenities

The Blanket Bay lodge offers guests a swimming pool in the summer months.
Dinner at Blanket Bay is an elegant affair. The food is sophisticated and is served with the finest wines and spirits. Dine at any of these venues on the property:
  • The lovely Lake Dining Room
  • The Wine Café – an intimate dining experience for upto 6 people
  • The open to sky Terrace in the summer months
A range of exciting experiences are offered to guests at Blanket Bay – hiking, horse-riding, jet boating, fishing, heli-fishing and heli-skiing in the winter. For the less adventurous, a day trip to the spectacular Milford Sound or a scenic helicopter flight with views of the beautiful alpine landscape.
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Price from NZD 1150 per night including breakfast, pre-dinner cocktails, five-course dinner and use of sports equipment and facilities and taxes.

Valid Upto: 31-Dec-2023