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Wilderness Lodge Arthurs Pass

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“sheep farm”(41 reviews)
“star gazing”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went as three couples for 2 nights. Greg is a great host and his staff very good and pleasant. There is wifi, but the satellite allotment is very small. Also no tv. So, unwind and chill as hour to hour the stress of life lifts....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chanced on this place due to the closure of the West Highway last week (we had planned to go to Franz Josef) and so we only had one night's experience. But we loved the sheep farm, and the dinner was magnificent. Staff extremely friendly....More

Thank Pichuyos
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pichuyos, Thanks for sharing your Wilderness Lodge experience. It was a pleasure to host you and to be able to assist following the interruption of your original travel plans. We hope the rest of your New Zealand travels were a success. Kind Wishes, Anne...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor value. Expensive compared to higher quality lodges elsewhere. Very good staff and reasonable food does not make up for the urgent need for refurbishment. The bedrooms, and the bathrooms in particular, are reminiscent of budget motels or college dormitories. All this would be...More

Thank never2late
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 1 week ago

Dear Never2late, Thanks for your review. We're really sorry to hear you were not satisfied with aspects of your stay. A stay with us covers more than a room for the night. The tariff includes accommodation, dinner, breakfast and twice daily guided activities on our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I loved the location. Arthur's Pass was worth staying in of a couple of nights. The grounds of the hotel were lovely and the views were spectacular. I am surprised by the reviewers who expect the Ritz Carlton or Four Seasons.BE sure...More

Thank rejham
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rejham, Thank you for your review. Great to hear your family enjoyed our wilderness location, the food, activities and the service from our dedicated team. We also value your appreciation of the Wilderness Lodges nature protection and eco-tourism focus. Kind Wishes, Anne Saunders &...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights, I thought it was a bit pricey, but the experience was mind blowing and in fact this was the highlight of our 2 week trip to NZ. My family specially my wife and daughter still rave about the fine dining experience,...More

Thank Viraj L
Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Arthurs PassResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Virajluthra, We appreciate you sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It really means a lot to us hearing that your time with our team was the highlight of your New Zealand travels. We would love to host you again one day. Kind Wishes, Anne Saunders...More

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US$368 - US$479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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US$368 - US$479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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raec810
30 December 2017|
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Response from Tawaki | Property representative |
Greetings, I believe you have now spoken with one of our team. For others considering a Wilderness Lodge stay, the best contact point is through our website's booking and enquiry forms. You will also find info on pricing... More
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BL_sg123
7 July 2017|
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Response from Tawaki | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in answering... From Christchurch you can either rent a car and drive to Wilderness Lodge Arthur's Pass (2 hours) or take once-daily train to Arthur's Pass Village. Transfers from the train station... More
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gjalt9
23 February 2017|
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Response from Tawaki | Property representative |
Greetings, Twinkemelody is correct. Our guided sheep farm discovery trips which happen every second day are available only to guests staying with us. We would love to host your family if you can fit a Wilderness Lodge stay... More
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"Having No mobile network is good for your health and wellbeing"
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"All of the rooms in the lodge have the same view and are identical. No bad rooms."
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"All rooms seemed to be very good."
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"All rooms have incredible views."
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