Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat is set in a forest wilderness, nestled between the turquoise blue waters of Lake Pukaki and the majestic Ben Ohau ranges. It is right on the doorstep of Aoraki Mount Cook National Park located in the beautiful and unique Te Wāhipounamu World Heritage Area.
Offering 3 luxury villa accommodations, the Retreat is a luxury lodge with onsite facilities including Moraine Lodge wedding & events venue, an Observatory Wine Cellar, tennis court, and 5kms of walking tracks.
2-3 hours drive from Queenstown and 40 minutes from Lake Tekapo.
Overlooking the turquoise-coloured waters of Lake Pukaki with views through to Aoraki/Mount Cook. The two large double bedrooms have been designed in the style of a European farmhouse with thick 600mm walls, high wood ceilings, Italian sandstone flooring, leadlight windows and double glazing. With elegant rooms, superb views, large en-suites, and a central Drawing Room, this is a unique location for your next getaway.
Overlooking the tawny farmscape of the Mackenzie Basin towards the Ben Ohau ranges. Each villa has two large double bedrooms, designed in the style of a European farmhouse, with thick 600mm walls, high wood ceilings, Italian sandstone flooring, leadlight windows, double glazing and an outdoor freshwater artesian hot tub.
Located 860 metres up the Mt Cook Road (State Highway 80) from the State Highway 8 / State Highway 80 intersection. Take the road to Mt Cook from this intersection and look for the first gate on the right (less than 1 kilometre up SH80).