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2131 Hakatere Potts Rd Ashburton Lakes, Ashburton 7771 New Zealand See on map
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Mt Sunday is the site of Edoras from the Lord of the Rings movie. It is situated near Methven in the South Island of New Zealand. In Methven they will tell you that it is an hours drive. I found it more like 1 1/2...More

Thank FamilyGuyGympie
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Although it is up a 20 Km unmade road, the effort is well worth it. No TV, no wi-if and no phone signal - brilliant for some peace and quiet with stunning views. Take you own food. Excellent outdoor BBQ facility. Rooms are very well...More

Thank AndyDuP
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We had a wonderful stay at Mt Potts Lodge. Rosalie and Patrick were absolutely fantastic hosts - very accommodating to our German family group and gave good recommendations for walking tracks to get the best views of the area. The deluxe rooms are very comfortable...More

Thank Nicola P
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Sweet view from our room. Has a lot of mountains and outdoor area around to explore. Really close to other tourist spots like Mt. Sunday (Edoras), Clearwater Lake, Two thumb ranges and of course Mt. Potts etc. It is excellent for families (especially with children)...More

Thank gabrielaF4822XB
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Usually in the area for a day trip we wanted to spend a little longer in the beautiful surroundings and took a weekend straight after work. Friendly hosts who were happy to let us just stay under the radar, put us up in a clean,...More

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Response from Mt_Potts2015, Manager at Mt Potts LodgeResponded 26 January 2016

We were delighted to host you this weekend and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on Mt Potts Lodge. We look forward to your return. All the best!

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Mt Potts Lodge offers an impressive location and relaxing private ambiance in the mid of High-Country in Hakatere Conservation Park, Canterbury. We cater for all events and propose a tailored solution for any ...More occasions' function venue with quality service and facilities. Welcome you to relax and enjoy a real NZ high country experience. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Suites, Kitchenette
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US$ 23 - US$ 467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Ashburton
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"Not sure about any rooms (we tented), but the tent site was the lawn in front of the lodge."
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"You can choose any accommodation to fit your budget as they offer a whole range."
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"Choice of beautifully appointed 'studio' rooms or bunk rooms with shared facilities."
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"Lovely underfloor heating but can get warm. Check and ask if it needs adjusting. Ours great, but one a bit..."
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