The Lodge

The Lodge
Situated on a five-acre property in beautiful mountain surroundings, Manakau Lodge is a luxury rural retreat, offering the discerning traveller the finest in boutique bed and breakfast lodge accommodation, and warm, friendly country hospitality. 

Situated in beautiful mountain surroundings amongst groves of manuka trees, and enjoying panoramic views towards the blue waters of the South Pacific, Manakau Lodge is a luxury rural retreat, offering the discerning traveller the finest in boutique bed and breakfast lodge accommodation and warm, friendly, country hospitality.

Manakau Lodge is a quiet, peaceful haven for rest and relaxation at any time of the year. Yet we are just an easy ten-minute drive from the shops and restaurants of Kaikoura, and the many leisure activities and award-winning marine excursions enjoyed by visitors from all over the world. We are a stone’s throw from some great wilderness walks, and just minutes from beaches and coastal scenic reserves.

Whether you are visiting as part of a once-in-a-lifetime holiday tour, or treating yourself to a special short break in this beautiful part of New Zealand, Manakau Lodge is the perfect base from which to explore Kaikoura and the magnificent landscape around us.