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2131 Hakatere Potts Rd, Ashburton Lakes 7771 New Zealand
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Mount Potts Lodge accommodation caters to everyone, whether you travel in campervans or would like to stay in a deluxe en suite studio or shearers cottage or everything in between, we have accommodation suited to you. We are positioned in an impressive location in New Zealand High-Country amid the Hakatere Conservation Park, Ashburton Lakes, Canterbury. Mt Potts Lodge offers a chance to experience an incredible but little known part of New Zealand, surrounded by mountains on all sides, at the base of Mt Potts (2200 metres) and a five minute drive to Mount Sunday made world famous as the setting for Edoras, capital of Rohan in the Lord of the Rings film. We have plenty of activities for everyone, whether it be tramping, mountain biking, fishing, climbing, or just relaxing and taking in the panoramic views with a glass of wine, Mt Potts Lodge has something for you. In our Cafe, Bar and Restaurant our Professional Sous Chef and Patissiere creates an imaginative seasonal menu with an emphasis on locally sourced produce. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner is served from 8.00 am-20.00 pm. Situated on a 1,200 hectare working farm, there are a choice of animals to feed and pet. Horse riding can be booked in advance. We cater for all events and propose a tailored solution for any occasions function or venue with quality service and facilities.
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Free parking
Public wifi
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Hiking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Highchairs available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Coffee shop
Breakfast available
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Horseback riding
Bicycle tours
Canoeing offsite
Fishing
Patio
Board games / puzzles
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business centre
BBQ facilities
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Sun umbrellas
First aid kit
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Mountain view
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French

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2131 Hakatere Potts Rd, Ashburton Lakes 7771 New Zealand
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Christchurch Intl Airport129 kmSee all flights
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AlexxxOz wrote a review Apr 2018
Melbourne, Australia58 contributions19 helpful votes
After a long, rattly drive we came to this place and it had a great feel. A cabin-style setup made it feel like you're visiting a private mountain lodge with animals greeting you from enclosures all along the driveway. Tall trees gave some shelter without blocking the incredible view of the mountains. We parked our campervan on the grass near the main building with our bedroom window facing the mountains only to be rewarded with the most stunning sunrise-colours on the hills. The lodge has a pool table, although it had seen better days we still really enjoyed a couple of free games before retiring. Staff were friendly, welcoming and even helped set up our caravan at the site. We were the only van there so had choice, but there is enough space to spread out. We had
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Date of stay: March 2018
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limhngee wrote a review Mar 2018
Singapore, Singapore1 contribution
Very friendly staff. Room is spacious and very clean. Located very close to Mt Sunday. Although a bit (about 20km) off road, it’s definitely worth the effort. Breath taking scenery along the way. Food at the restaurant is also very good.
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Date of stay: March 2018
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brod23 wrote a review Mar 2018
9 contributions5 helpful votes
Set in a dramatic valley, we awoke to the sound of deer and goats and amazing sunrises. The Lodge is at the end of a 20km dirt road (which was in good shape when we were there), and that slow road leads you away from the bustle to a spectacular setting. The staff were accommodating, with one person in particular who was so incredibly kind and thoughtful! The one challenge was that there was 24-hour access to only one toilet that was shared by many. Other than that, it was a great experience.
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Date of stay: February 2018
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Ela S wrote a review Feb 2018
5 contributions1 helpful vote
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We are so so lucky to find this place, amazing views and incredible mt potts, very friendly staff we feel like at home. great food great service, will definitely come back again! 特别推荐的点。这是新西兰自驾旅行中发现的最赞的一个地方,特别美一个人也没有的地方,旅店也是这地方唯一一个可以过夜的点。白天爬山,晚上可以看星星。小朋友们还可以喂羊吃草。
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Date of stay: February 2018
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Response from Mt_Potts2017, Manager at Mt Potts Lodge
Responded 21 Feb 2018
Thank you so much Ela,hope you are having a good holiday! We wish to see you again :)
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Gabriel M wrote a review Jan 2018
Montreal, Canada2 contributions
Stopped in for great home made lunch with glass of wine after treacherous hike up Mt Sunday in stormy weather. Fantastic food, amazing views, perfect for mid-day break. Local home made meals were perfect for the occasion.
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Date of stay: February 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$72 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionAshburton Lakes
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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