Lime Tree Lodge Bed & Breakfast offers luxury boutique accommodation in a relaxed, country setting, with stunning 360 degree, uninterrupted mountain views. set on a ten-acre estate just outside Lake Wanaka. You are greeted with an avenue of ‘Tilia cordata’ lime trees that lends the Lodge its unique name and character. The rustic Central Otago exterior, featuring local schist stone, opens up into a modern and stylish interior, with no expense spared on making the surroundings comfortable for guests.
The Lime Tree Lodge comprises four luxuriously-appointed en-suite guestrooms and two private suites, each with their own French doors that open out to an expansive veranda and gardens with magnificent views of the Southern Alps. An on-site helipad provides direct access to the region’s spectacular ski fields, glaciers and sounds, while a petanque court, croquet lawn, pitch-and-putt golf course, swimming pool and spa pool provide plenty of opportunity for on-site relaxation.
Fresh flowers, bathrobes and slippers, heated floors and king-size beds clad in crisp cotton and designer linens, make each room a restful haven, with spectacular alpine views and garden access from every room.
Inspired by the lime trees which punctuate the Lodge’s grounds, guests will find quality ‘lime-infused’ Linden Leaves toiletries in every room (Linden is the Old English word for a lime tree) and vodka lime gimlets – made with New Zealand’s very own Broken Shed Vodka – presented for evening aperitifs in summer months.
A wide range of attractions and adventure sports are all within easy reach of Wanaka. Take a scenic cruise on the Lake, sample locally made wines, or fish at one of the easily accessible lakeside spots. Alternatively, venture into the hills and mountains surrounding Wanaka. Mountain biking, hiking and climbing are all available in this area. Wanaka is also one of New Zealand’s top ski destinations, with three ski and snowboarding areas nearby.
Enjoy their hospitality in front of the roaring fire on a winter’s day or soak up the warm Central Otago sun by the pool in summer months.
Accommodation at the Lime Tree Lodge Bed & Breakfast.
Lime Tree Lodge – Guest Rooms
The Lodge’s four guestrooms are named after the superb range of rivers which flow through the World Heritage Wanaka region – Hawea, New Zealand’s shortest river – Mata-Au, the Maori name for the mighty Clutha, New Zealand’s largest volume river – the Makarora, known for its plentiful rainbow trout – and the ancient glacial-fed Matukituki river.
Each luxurious ensuite room has French doors leading to the Lodge grounds and veranda, and is equipped with its own garden furniture for that leisurely afternoon tea, complete with home-baking, or a glass of fine Central Otago wine as the sun sets behind the Southern Alps.
All guestrooms provide an ensuite with shower, Linden Leaves toiletries, heated tiled floors, hair-dryers, bath robes and slippers, cotton bed linen, fresh flowers, writing desks and telephones.
The Hawea and Mata-Au guestrooms feature king-sized beds and the Makarora and Matukituki guestrooms, super-king beds. All beds can be converted to twin beds, if required.
Guests also have exclusive use of the stylish lounge and dining area, with its impressive open log schist fireplace. Complimentary digital TV, CD, DVD and book libraries, tea and coffee, fresh fruit, home-baking and sparkling mineral water are all on hand for guests to enjoy throughout their stay.
Shared internet access is available via a guest laptop located in the foyer, and wireless internet access is available throughout the lodge.
Lime Tree Lodge – Linden Suite
The Linden Suite has a fresh, contemporary feel with the open-plan bedroom and lounge opening out to an expansive veranda and garden area. An outdoor setting provides a relaxing vantage point to take in the alpine views.
This suite features a super-king or twin beds and an ensuite bathroom with shower. All rooms provide Linden Leaves toiletries, heated tiled floors, hairdryers, bath robes and slippers, cotton bed linen, fresh flowers, writing desks and telephones.
In addition to the guestroom features, this suite provides a private lounge area, tea and coffee making facilities, a fridge stocked with light refreshments, multi-channel digital TV and CD and DVD players.
Lime Tree Lodge – Black Peak Suite
Black Peak Suite is Lime Tree Lodge’s premium luxury suite. Its black-oak decor, leather furnishings, private lounge with log fire and garden terrace with sweeping 180 degree views towards the Southern Alps make this the perfect retreat for a well-deserved winter or summer break. Pull back the French doors and enjoy a delicious, local wine while watching the sun set over Black Peak and the Southern Alps.
Black Peak Suite features a spacious master bedroom with a super-king or twin beds, an ensuite bathroom with bath and shower, a separate bunk bedroom suitable for up to two children (aged 12 years or under), a private open-plan lounge with a warming log fire, kitchenette and dining area, multi-channel digital TV and CD and DVD players.
Black Peak Suite affords the greatest privacy from other guests and is the perfect luxury hideaway for honeymooners. Take advantage of Lime Tree Lodge’s event management facility and book your wedding or civil union at the Lodge.
Lime Tree Lodge is renowned for its attentive service with hosts, Pamela & John providing special touches to make your stay in this great region of New Zealand relaxed and memorable.