Craigieburn Valley, New Zealand

Flockhill Lodge

A peaceful valley escape

Fresh mountain air and fine food

Lose yourself in the spectacular landscapes of New Zealand’s South Island, as you settle into the luxurious room at Flockhill Lodge, hidden away in the Craigieburn Valley. A stay here is all about drinking in the peacefulness of largely undisturbed wilderness, breathing the fresh mountain air and sitting down to excellent meals.

Your stay in one of the four bedrooms in the Homestead, or seven villas, here includes a private chef and attendant, home-made snacks, daily meals and the use of mountain bikes and e-bikes. On the terrace you’ll find a pool, hot spa and fire pit. There’s also a farmhouse kitchen, lounge with an open fire pit and a spacious sitting room compete with books and games. As far as activities go, there’s a variety on offer, whether you’re a wanderer, and adventurer or simply looking to unwind. Go exploring and you’ll discover an array of unique flora and fauna, as well as some threatened species that are only found in this region. The team at the lodge is passionate about protecting their part of paradise, and there are a series of sustainability initiatives in place to ensure this is always front of mind.

Highlights

Four elegant bedrooms and seven villas

Outdoor barbecue area with exquisite views

Excellent stargazing opportunities

36,000 acres of sprawling alpine landscape to explore

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