• Otahuna Lodge in New Zealand
  • Daffodils at Otahuna Lodge near Christchurch
  • The Drawing Room at Otahuna Lodge
  • The Rhodes Master Suite at Otahuna Lodge offers architectural features, a woodburning fireplace and balcony overlooking the gardens
  • The team at Otahuna Lodge, a Relais & Chateaux hotel, welcomes you to Christchurch and Canterbury, New Zealand

Welcome to Otahuna Lodge

Set in pastoral surroundings against the fluted cone of an ancient volcano, Otahuna Lodge is a beguiling Victorian mansion that offers its guests a unique sense of wonder and discovery.  New Zealand's largest private historic residence has been revitalised with luxury accommodation, glorious gardens and sophisticated cuisine.  In its patrician sense of calm, the grace and charm of its grounds and its refined yet personable service, Otahuna combines the romance of the past with the cosmopolitan pleasures of the present - the very best of both worlds.

This is Otahuna Lodge. This is New Zealand at its finest.
  • Woodland Massage Studio

    Woodland Massage Studio

    Wellness has a new address at Otahuna.  Otahuna's newest addition, our Woodland Massage Studio, provides an elegant retreat amidst the property's century-old gardens. 
  • For the Love of a Place

    For the Love of a Place

    Rich in personality and anecdote, Otahuna’s  first book celebrates the history and characters of one of New Zealand’s most remarkable homes from its original incarnation as an extravagant wedding gift to its present status as an iconic lodge.

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