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    Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre

    Queen Charlotte Sound, Lochmara Bay 7201, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 20 February 2013

    Was very disappointed to get challenged for a Queen Charlotte track pass which was supposed to be included in the price but never materialised in the hand. Seems the lodge encourages you to trespass over other peoples land without contributing to the path upkeep. Other...More

    Thank holiday-pigg
    Response from Lochmara, Marketing Manager at Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts CentreResponded 9 March 2013

    Thanks for your review. Unfortunately re the track, the information you have been given is incorrect. The Department of Conservation maintains the whole 71km of the awesome Queen Charlotte Track, including the sections on private land. The access pass goes to these landowners as a...More

    Reviewed 3 February 2013

    Mostly enjoyed the lodge, and the restaurant cooks some of the best food I've ever had (and my wife is a Cordon Bleu chef). Would like the owners to go the extra mile with the kids (having built every cool toy known to man for...More

    Thank Mark W
    Response from Lochmara, Marketing Manager at Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts CentreResponded 9 March 2013

    Thanks for the feeback. We'll look info the bathroom shelf space. Some of our rooms do have luggage racks and wardrobes, we'll add this into the info for each room so if it's important to you, you can choose a room accordingly. So pleased you...More

    Reviewed 29 January 2013

    We returned to Lochmara Lodge after our first stay 4 years ago. We booked the great Kakariki Chalet again. The chalet was fine as before, lots of space, nice and tasteful interior, large bathroom, and everything was very clean. After our 33km day hike from...More

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    Reviewed 18 January 2013

    when we arrived,exhausted from our manic NZ holiday we were overwhelmed with the service that Louise and Shayne provided adding a n additional night , lucky us, and a fishing charter whilst we stood in reception and ogled the beautiful artworks. The Japanese inspired bathhouse...More

    Thank K3Gub
    Response from Lochmara, Marketing Manager at Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts CentreResponded 9 March 2013

    Thanks for the review. So pleased you had a good time - and didn't let the weather stop you. You get a different perspective of the bush in wet weather I reckon, and the changing colours of the Sounds. Hope to see you back one...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2013

    This was the second time I have stayed at Lochmara. Last time I gave it five stars, but it's actually improved since then. The rooms had been freshly painted since our last stay, and the bath house is wonderful. It still feels really warm and...More

    Thank colnz
    Response from Lochmara, Marketing Manager at Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts CentreResponded 16 January 2013

    Thanks for the review. We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit and we'll see you next time.

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    • US$62 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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