Whether you are looking for Wanaka accommodation for a large group or a small intimate get away, the Lookout Lodge has it all

Enjoy the high country station feeling of The Lookout Lodge with its stunning setting and private location. While staying at The Lookout Lodge, guests will find themselves enjoying spacious rooms with magnificent views from every window, sweeping lawns, native gardens and excellent lodge amenities.

Room Layout

The Lookout Lodge has 6 spacious bedrooms upstairs and one private bedroom and bathroom downstairs. Guest rooms upstairs include 4 family rooms (king bed plus a single) and 2 rooms with two sets of bunks in each. The upstairs has two large bathrooms. Each bathroom has 3 showers, two sinks and two toilets.

Wedding Accommodation

The Lookout Lodge provides on site accommodation for weddings, allowing the bridal party or immediate family and friends to stay together for the special event. Bridal Parties can enjoy getting prepared in a relaxed, stress free environment and have private rooms throughout the function. After the function the overnight guests can stay on to enjoy the evening and wake up to the beautiful view in the morning.

Group accommodation near Wanaka

The Lookout Lodge is an ideal Wanaka accommodation venue for business retreats, functions, sports groups, or family groups and friends visiting from out of town. The lodge comfortably handles accommodation and living space for groups between 10 and 20+ people. The surrounding landscape and easy indoor/outdoor living space enhances the spacious feeling of the lodge, while providing a stunning backdrop.

Self catering and other lodge amenities

The professional kitchen allows for easy self-catering or outside professional catering, and includes a walk in refrigerator and a large pantry. The dining area is set up with oversized tables that can each seat 14 people plus leather couches for comfortable seating. The lodge also has 120 padded folding chairs and 16 trestle tables.

The 5,000-square-foot lodge is spaciously designed so that individuals will feel they have plenty of room for privacy, yet at the same time it is easy enough to come together for large group meals or discussions.

Ideal for the families

A family will enjoy playing sports on the lawn, using the oversized tables for families games and puzzles as well as our larger soccer table. The lower level is open plan which opens to spacious lawns. This makes it very manageable for a family with young children.

“Thank you guys again.  What an absolutely perfect place. We so enjoyed it.  I have already recommended it to many people here in my workplace. I would love to have stayed longer…
Best wishes”

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Wanaka Winter Ski Team/Group Accommodation

The Lookout Lodge is ideally suited to hosting ski teams staying in Wanaka over winter.

The Cozy Cabin

This gorgeous cabin, with stunning views, is part of our 25-acre property, located behind The Lookout Lodge, at the Manager’s house and is a separate option for accommodation (i.e. it is not included with rental of the Lookout Lodge). The cabin has its own private bathroom and special outside shower house where you can enjoy the view or the night sky as you shower! The property is 12 minutes from City Center. You’ll love this cabin because of its unique and private location, stunning scenery, and taste of New Zealand farm and country life. The cabin is newly built, warm and has wifi.