Aoraki Lodge is located in the alpine retreat of Twizel – New Zealand, only 63km south of Mt Cook, 270 km from Christchurch (an easy 4 hour drive) and 210 km from Queenstown (an easy 3 hour drive) From the Lodge it is just a short walk to all local restaurants, clubs and facilities – while still offering complete privacy. Unwind enjoying a round of golf, skiing or snowboarding in winter, relaxing in the cafes or perhaps a spot of stargazing in our International Dark Sky Reserve – the largest such reserve in the world.
Central to all the attractions of the Aoraki / Mount Cook Mackenzie region, with the Southern Alps as a backdrop, Twizel is close to five picturesque lakes, and if cycling is your thing, we are central to the distinctive Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail.