Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat

Bed and Breakfast in Canterbury
Price range:
$1395.00 - $3895.00


Description

Private, secluded and luxurious.

Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat is set in a forest wilderness, is located right on the doorstep of Mt Cook World Heritage National Park and above you is the brilliance of the Aoraki Mackenzie Dark Sky Reserve. Pukaki Observatory is located onsite for up close star gazing.

Ashley Mackenzie Villa is private and secluded, and ancillary accommodation for larger groups is available in Pukaki Homestead. You will have exclusive use of Fantail Spa (hot tub, sauna, workout room and massage room). Massage treatments are by arrangement.

Enjoy one of the best views in the world from your accommodation which overlooks Lake Pukaki with 180 degree views of the Ben Ohau Range and Southern Alps. Mount Cook (Aoraki) is nestled in the centre of this magnificent view.

Set in 66 ha of pure privacy with forest walks, cycle tracks, yoga space, tennis court and ice skating (in winter) there is an abundance of onsite activity.

Bookings are taken on an exclusive use basis and we can take up to 8 people. Rates include half board (breakfast and a 2 course evening meal).

Your stay in this rural location will be a unique and exclusive experience.

  • 5 Stars
  • Breakfasts
  • Check-in Time: 3:00pm
  • Check-out Time: 11:00am
  • Croquet
  • Dining Room
  • Guest Lounge
  • Helipad
  • Library
  • Lounge Area with Fireplace
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non Smoking
  • Parking - Free
  • Parking - Off street
  • Sauna
  • Serviced Rooms Daily
  • Shower Facilities
  • Ski Storage Area
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Toilet Facilities
  • Unlimited free wifi
  • Weddings
  • Wheelchair Access

Options

#1 - 1 Bedroom Villa | Spa

Secluded and romantic, Ashley Mackenzie Villa and Private Spa is the perfect setting for your stay. Nestled on the clifftop overlooking the spectacular blue waters of Lake Pukaki towards Aoraki Mt Cook, the villa is set in one of the world's most picturesque locations.

Private, inspiring and romantic, the villa is 125 square meters of luxury with one bedroom, a large ensuite, and the central Drawing Room which has a lounge / dining and kitchen space. Natural wooden timbers on the ceiling, soft sandstone flooring, a large open fire and well-appointed furnishings create a luxurious space to retreat into.

The onsite Fantail Spa is your use and includes a workout room, massage room, sauna and outside hot tub/bath (perfect for soaking under the stars)! Onsite massage treatments are available by arrangement.

Breakfast provisions, a 2 course dinner and daily nibbles platter is included. You are invited to choose a bottle of wine to compliment your dinner from our wine cellar.


#2 - 2 bedroom Villa | Spa

Secluded and romantic, Ashley Mackenzie Villa and Private Spa is the perfect setting for your stay. Nestled on the clifftop overlooking the spectacular blue waters of Lake Pukaki towards Aoraki Mt Cook, the villa is set in one of the world's most picturesque locations.

Private, inspiring and romantic, the villa is 165 square meters of luxury with two bedrooms, each with its own large ensuite, and the central Drawing Room which has a lounge / dining and kitchen space. Natural wooden timbers on the ceiling, soft sandstone flooring, a large open fire and well-appointed furnishings create a luxurious space to retreat into.

The onsite Fantail Spa is your use and includes a workout room, massage room, sauna and outside hot tub/bath (perfect for soaking under the stars)! Onsite massage treatments are available by arrangement.

Breakfast provisions, a 2 course dinner and daily nibbles platter is included. You are invited to choose a bottle of wine to compliment your dinner from our wine cellar.


#3 - 3 bedroom Villa | Spa | Homestead

For larger groups, the Ashley Mackenzie Villa and Private Spa can be booked together with Pukaki Homestead. You will have exclusive use of both facilities.

The guest wing of the Homestead features an additional bedroom, a sumptuous bathroom and private library for relaxation and reflection.

Next to the guest wing is the Great Hall is a large 120sq metre space with a huge French style dining table for shared meals and a large fireplace, perfect for relaxing around after a busy day.

Built in the 2011, Pukaki Homestead is a luxurious modern home created to look like it has been here for centuries. Located 200 metres from the Villa and Spa, the Homestead provides an ancillary accommodation for larger groups.

Breakfast provisions, a 2 course dinner and daily nibbles platter is included. You are invited to choose 2 bottles of wine to compliment your dinner from our wine cellar.


#4 - 4 bedroom Villa | Spa | Homestead

For larger groups, the Ashley Mackenzie Villa and Private Spa can be booked together with Pukaki Homestead. You will have exclusive use of both facilities.

The guest wing of the Homestead features an additional 2 bedrooms, a sumptuous bathroom and private library for relaxation and reflection. Next to the guest wing is the Great Hall is a large 120sq metre space with a huge French style dining table for shared meals and a large fireplace, perfect for relaxing around after a busy day.

Built in the 2011, Pukaki Homestead is a luxurious modern home created to look like it has been here for centuries. Located 200 metres from the Villa and Spa, the Homestead provides an ancillary accommodation for larger groups.

Breakfast provisions, a 2 course dinner using fresh local produce and daily nibbles platter is included. You are invited to choose 2 bottles of wine to compliment your dinner from our wine cellar.


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CANCELLATION POLICY

If a cancellation is made within 30 days of arrival day, loss of 25% of the total booking price.