A High Country retreat in the Southern Alps, Grasmere Lodge is tucked into a mountain landscape. Built in 1858, the original limestone homestead is now the core of the lodge. Grasmere Lodge is on State Highway 73, 120km (90 minutes) west of Christchurch, en route to the West Coast Glaciers.
8 twin or king rooms and 2 queen rooms. Hheated swimming pool and hillside wine cellar, leather-bound library, or turn your energies to tennis, kayaking, mountain biking or the seasonal farm activities of this 625ha. fine-wool Merino sheep, red deer and cattle station.
Trout fishing in 8 nearby lakes and rivers; kayaking on Lake Grasmere; serious tramping or leisurely walks in the native beech forests of the nearby 100,000 ha Arthurs Pass National Park; skiing on a choice of 5 nearby skifields.
Grasmere Lodge, Southern Alps, NZ
Private Bag 55009, Christchurch
Grasmere Lodge, Southern Alps, New Zealand
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