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Specialty Fly Fishing Lodge, with "All Inclusive" rates to include:* Well-appointed river-front log cabins with every convenience from flat screen TV to refrigerators.. (For one or two guests)* All Meals; Full breakfast in the Lodge, picnic lunch on the river, bar snacks upon returning, and three course dinner in the lodge. Now Included, Complimentary house wine and beer! Don't forget to ask about our Specials!Airport Transfers Available Upon RequestBrilliant Team of Guides led by Scott "The Trout" Murray! Guiding includes:* All transfers to/from rivers* Picnic lunch* Hand-tied flies to match what the fishery calls for..* Any gear required: Waders, gravel guards, boots, rods/reels, rain jackets
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Free Parking
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Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

River Haven Lodge is a fantastic lodge run and hosted by Scott Murray and Leya Murray. They are super nice people, great hosts and made my wife and I feel welcomed and at home right away. Scott taught me more about fly fishing than I...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We are novices when it comes to fly fishing, but thanks to Scott the Trout Whisperer we caught 12 wild brown trout over two days of fantastic fishing. The River Haven log cabins are solidly built in true North American style and are a snug...More

Thank Susanne W
Response from RiverHavenLodge, Owner at River Haven LodgeResponded 28 March 2018

Yes you both did very well Sue, it sure is a lot of fun isn’t it Cheers Scotty.

Reviewed 22 February 2018

We left River Haven with fond memories and technicolor dreams. The Fishing God, and Scott too, fulfilled their promise. The fishing was trout angling at its finest, challenging but rewarding. Without Scott’s expertise and knowledge I know I would have given up on some of...More

Thank Rfong145
Response from RiverHavenLodge, Owner at River Haven LodgeResponded 25 February 2018

Thanks Ron, sure enjoyed both you and Mike,you both have what it takes,lots of patience and great attitudes,especially with these browns we have here,hope Mikes knee comes right?

Reviewed 27 January 2018

We enjoyed tremendous hospitality at River Haven Lodge from Scott and Leya combined with top class fishing guiding. The cabins are beautiful, modern, comfortable and very well designed with high quality fittings set in lovely gardens now fully mature. Pre-dinner drinks and nibbles at the...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

My husband and I recently had 4 nights at River Haven lodge. It was an absolutely fantastic 4 days in every way. The log cabins that were our accommodation were more than we could have hoped for. They were simply gorgeous as were the wonderful...More

Thank LouiseB4580
Response from RiverHavenLodge, Owner at River Haven LodgeResponded 16 January 2018

You guys were great, being first timers, did extremely well, of course helped by Doug,whom we are extremely fortunate to have. We have been blessed by some great clients ,and, you both were well up there with them, thanks so much for allowing us to...More

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"all the cabins and rooms within the lodge are superb. it only sleeps 10 altogether - and each one has..."
11 Apr 2016
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"All cabins are equivalent."
24 Mar 2016
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"There are just 3 cabins and they're all great -- comfortable, roomy but cozy and with all the amenities..."
13 Mar 2016
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"We had the choice of any of the cabins, any choice would be great"
29 Dec 2015
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New ZealandSouth IslandNelson-Tasman RegionMurchison
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