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Blanket Bay

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.9 / 5Exceptional
28 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Lake Wakatipu
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Shotover Jet
    52 min drive
  • Airport
    Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.)
    55 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Moke Lake
    56 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Lodge Room

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Lodge Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Chalet Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Chalet Stateroom

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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About this area

Glenorchy

Located in Glenorchy, Blanket Bay is on a lake. Glenorchy Golf Club and Glenorchy Waterfront Reserve are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Wakatipu and Routeburn Shelter.

Visit our Glenorchy travel guide

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Lake Wakatipu - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Shotover Jet - 52 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Onsen Hot Pools - 53 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Moke Lake - 56 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Bob's Peak - 58 min drive

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 55 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lake View Dining Room – Restaurant offering regional cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

About this property

Blanket Bay

Delightful beach lodge with a spa tub
Guests of this beach lodge will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a spa tub and a fitness center. All 12 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as refrigerators and coffee makers. Free WiFi and balconies are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with DVD players.
Blanket Bay offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and minibars. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and hair dryers.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes.
In addition to an outdoor pool, Blanket Bay provides a spa tub, a steam room, and a fitness center. The lodge offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.
This 5-star property offers access to a business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. This luxury lodge also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.
Blanket Bay has designated areas for smoking.
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 9 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children 9 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 9 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 500 per room (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 9 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Blanket Bay Luxury
  • Blanket Bay Luxury Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Luxury Lodge
  • Blanket Bay Luxury Lodge Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge
  • Blanket Bay Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge
  • Blanket Bay Glenorchy
  • Blanket Bay Lodge Glenorchy

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Fitness center
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Helicopter/airplane tours
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Dry cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Reflexology

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Slippers

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Downhill skiing
  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Rafting
  • Skydiving

Where to eat

  • Lake View Dining Room – Restaurant offering regional cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
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5.0
Cleanliness
4.9
Service and Staff
5.0
Amenities
5.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The location was stunning. The facilities were clean and the staff was all wonderful! The whole experience was great and we will definitely go back!!!

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

The staff were awesome and the whole experience was amazing.

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Wonderful experience perfect for a one night get away from life’s hustle and bustle

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    A very special place - I wish we'd stayed longer!

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

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