Minaret Lodge is a sanctuary, set in
a 2 acre park-like setting, providing Wanaka
luxury accommodation in New Zealand Southern Lakes region.
Named after the spectacular Minaret Mountains (visible
from the grounds), the lodge is just a short stroll to the
lake, and a 10 minute walk from the Wanaka town centre.
With a backdrop of spectacular mountain scenery, this luxury
5 star Wanaka bed
and breakfast lodge is a haven of tranquility.
The environmentally friendly Wanaka
boutique accommodation lodge reflects the style of the
Central Otago region with a feel of casual elegance. The
separate guest chalets provide boutique accommodation in
a private tranquil setting.
For Wanaka ski accommodation
the lodge is the ideal base for a Wanaka
Skiing package with our special ski facilities. For
hikers we have a special Wanaka
Hiking Package and also a Wanaka
Biking Package for mountain bike enthusiasts.
The lodge is a perfect venue for Wanaka
weddings or enjoy our Wanaka
Wanaka - Centre of Middle Earth
Wanaka is the ideal location to view many of the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movie sites on our Lord of the Rings-Hobbit Tours Stay in our unique LOTR Hobbit themed room, 'Barlimans', and experience our Lord
of the Rings - Hobbit Packages
Take in the spectacular sights of the Lake Wanaka region
including the majestic Mount Aspiring National Park with
its pristine glaciers; fish for trout or salmon; play golf;
ski, snowboard, or crosscountry at one of Wanaka's ski resorts
- Cardrona, Treble Cone, or Waiorau; hiking or bike trails;
jetboating; grand occasions like Warbirds over Wanaka -
Wanaka has something for everyone in it's four spectacular
Your hosts, Gary and Fran Tate,
have had extensive background in the tourism industry and
have travelled worldwide in pursuit of their passions for
adventure, culture and skiing. They will be more than happy
to share experiences with you, accompany you on a round
of golf or for a days skiing or hiking. We welcome you to
share the pleasures of our unique part of the world.