Glenorchy Escape at The Headwaters Lodge

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A beautifully bespoke getaway package that invites you to be our guest – we make it easy do as much or as little as you desire.

Treat yourself at The Headwaters Lodge 

Take some time out and experience a two-night stay in one of our ensuite chalets overlooking stunning native gardens.

Enjoy superb gourmet dinners created by our award-winning Executive Chef Pete Gawron in The Headwaters Dining Room and awake to a hot cooked breakfast each morning.

Relax with a complimentary massage, optional morning yoga session or book a day out with our experienced guides on a mini backcountry adventure.

This getaway will leave you feeling completely nurtured.


Accommodation Package Includes:


Two nights’ accommodation in private chalet with ensuite
A delicious cheeseboard on arrival
Hot breakfast buffets and gourmet evening dinners for two prepared by The Headwaters executive chef Pete Gawron
Complimentary in-house massage
Optional fun & engaging evening activities
Arts and sustainability tour at The Headwaters Lodge
All-access use of The Headwaters Lodge facilities
Late checkout

The Glenorchy Escape 2 pax price - $1795





Luxury Eco Accommodation

Our private chalets offer an elevated accommodation experience catering to your everyday needs.

Each chalet features a king size bed, ensuite bathroom with walk in rain shower, high quality linens, heated floors and an outdoor veranda to sit and soak up the tranquillity.

Nestled in the heart of the property the chalets are surrounded by extensive native gardens and plantings that link seamlessly with The Headwaters Lodge, Dining Room and amenities.

This is the perfect place to slow down, relax and unwind – you may never want to leave.


Check Availability or make your booking HERE


To enter The Headwaters Eco Lodge, Dining Room, and private chalets a valid COVID Vaccine Passport and photo ID is required. Please check our T&C’s here.



 See & do in in Glenorchy

There is so much to do in Glenorchy.

Venture out on our easily accessible walking and mountain bike tracks around the area, hire an electric bike or book a scenic helicopter flight to take in the stunning mountain topography. Lake Whakatipu and the famous Glenorchy red shed are just a short walk from The Headwaters Lodge, as is the charming village of Glenorchy.

Our experienced team can advise and book activities for you – take a look at our experience page for more info. Take a look at our experience page for more info.



Local Community & Sustainability

Staying at The Headwaters Eco Lodge results in you making a real difference to the planet and to our local Glenorchy community. Our buildings have been constructed to one of the highest standards of sustainability in the world known as the Living Building Challenge and was recently acknowledged receiving the world’s first ILFI Certification of Sustainability for Visitor Accommodations. We are certified Net Positive for Energy producing more energy through solar and well-designed buildings than The Headwaters operations require.

Company profits from The Headwaters business go to the Glenorchy Community Trust administered entirely by local trustees to benefit the local community – discover more here.



Facilities & Highlights

  • Hot buffet breakfast
  • Evening meal by executive chef Pete Gawron
  • Mountain views
  • Super king bed
  • Fine natural-fiber linens and towels
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Walk-in rain showers
  • Free wifi
  • Free car parking
  • Covered outdoor campfire shelter
  • Covered outdoor view verandah with chairs
  • Laundry and dry-room facilities available on-site
  • Homestead Building lounging, play and living spaces and fully modern kitchen
  • Onsite morning yoga classes on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (NZ$15pp)

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Our Reviews

Stayed here for our beautiful friends wedding (the wedding guests all stayed here). It was simply awesome! The rooms are beautiful, everything has been thought out fantastically. This accomodation has a great story, and I hope to stay at more places like this in future.

Kimberley R, Auckland, NZ

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