The George – Christchurch, South Island, New Zealand

The George

Known as the “Gateway to Paradise” Glenorcby is one of New Zealand’s last frontier towns. Wyuna Stations is one of New Zealand’s larger working farms, one of only 120 stations in the entire country. Southern Lake – From rugged mountains to rolling golden bills and bush clad valleys, this is one of the most physically diverse and beautiful places on earth. No one knows for sure whether the quiet valley called Paradise takes its name from the beautiful ducks that flock here or the magnificence of the environment. New Zealand is 370miles in length larger than Britain and about two-thirds the size of California, with a resident population of less than 4 million. All our rooms are placed to take full advantage of the magnificent lake and mountain views. Resplendent in polished wood and fine fabrics, the Lodge Rooms are impeccable, taking in sweeping views across the lake towards the Greenstone Valley and its surrounding peaks. No expense has been spared to furnish Blanket Bay’s spacious suites to a level of luxury rarely found. A world unto themselves, the Blanket Bay Chalets offer the utmost in privacy, space and comfort. Relax at Blanket Bay’s spa after an incredible day enjoying the outdoors or after that vigorous session in our gym. Savour our cuisine based on the intense, sun-ripened flavours of the Pacific Rim. Blanket Bay provides the ideal venue for small groups or conferences wishing to meet and enjoy the luxury of a world class lodge. Fly-fishing & Heli-fishing designed to provide a world class experience for the most demanding and experienced anglers. Hiking from a stroll along the lakefront to a four day bike in Mount Aspiring National Park the options are limitless for the walking enthusiast. Come and sample our ‘A la Carte Heliskiing’ menu. Horse Riding – Experienced guides offer expert instruction and extensive local knowledge, combined with superbly schooled horses, to make this a magical adventure. Wine & Art Trail – from a leisurely stroll along the lakefront, to a jetboat ride into the very heart of the mountains, the variety of options is incredible.


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