Lake Timara Lodge

Location: Marlborough & Nelson | New Zealand

Price guide: £££££ More than £500 per person per night

Standing in 25 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, Laka Timara Lodge is your home-away-from-home in Marlborough.  Its sweeping lawns are coloured with daffodil fields and rose gardens, while a five-acre man-made lake and a neighbouring arboretum add to the grounds’ English countryside feel. Pair this beautiful setting with delicious food and wines for the perfect escape in New Zealand.
Perfect forCouples and gourmet travellers.
In the knowMarlborough is the sunniest spot in New Zealand thanks to its incredibly high number of sunshine hours.

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Hotel Overview


In the Marlborough countryside at the top of South Island.

Rooms at Lake Timara Lodge

Truly personal in approach, this homely lodge offers just four suites in total: The Garden Suite, Lake Suite, Balcony Suite and Mountain Room – all with beautiful views over the grounds. Enjoy spa baths in each en suite and fine art and antiques adorning the walls.

Food and facilities

Renowned for its tasty fare, you’ll be treated to sumptuous home-cooked meals fusing European and New Zealand flavours. Enjoy freshly harvested produce from the herb garden and pair each meal with a delicious local wine from the neighbouring Spy Valley vineyard.

Activities at Lake Timara Lodge

Located in a region renowned for its wines, spend your days touring local vineyards or boutique breweries, or cruise the breathtaking Marlborough sounds to discover its diverse wildlife and landscape. For some further adventures, try whale watching or swimming with dolphins at Kaikoura or fly-fishing along the rivers.

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