Raetihi Lodge

4 stars
View map of Double Bay, Kenepuru Sound, Marlborough, 7282

Hotel Overview

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Nestled in a secluded bay in the stunning Marlborough Sounds, Raetihi Lodge offers the ultimate in hospitality. Rated 4 Star plus, Raetihi sets its own standards for gracious and unsurpassed hospitality. The 14 rooms provide everything to ensure comfort and relaxation - hosting up to 31 guests - perfect for couples, an intimate wedding or a conference. The rooms are designed to help you relax and enjoy the stunning scenery of the Marlborough Sounds in comfort. All rooms have doors opening out onto a deck with table and chairs so you can soak in the atmosphere. THere are also deck chairs on the lawn so you can unwind and enjoy the panoramic views or simply curl up with a book and enjoy the sunshine. Arrival here is spectacular by road, water or air. Water Taxi is the most convenient method of transport and departs from Picton at 10.30am and 1.45pm daily. The drive is very scenic and takes approximately 3 hours from Blenheim or Picton. The road is not sealed all the way to the Lodge. Contact if you require any assistance with transportation as can advise you on the best method of transport and assist you with the booking as well. Guests can explore the Sounds, enjoy fishing, diving and hiking or simply relaxing with a massage, strolling the shore and enjoying the finer things in life. Complimentary bikes, kayaks and fishing rods are available for guest use. After a day of excursion in the Sounds, it is ideal to soak in spa and relax. Enjoy a quiet afternoon in guest lounge to read a book or to play some indoor game. For executive meetings, provide private conference facilities with presentation equipment, internet and email access. The restaurant provides an ideal venue for an upscale dining experience with stunning views out to the waters of Kenepuru. The cuisine is an ever-changing feast of seafood and fresh local produce prepared by chef, complemented by the finest regional wines. The outdoor decks are the perfect venue to relax over a casual lunch, snack or light dinner.

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Raetihi Lodge Rooms

Garden View Room
Tucked away in a quiet corner, unwind in the seclusion and serenity of the beautiful surrounding gardens. Enjoy luxurious king or queen sized beds, with balcony that overlooks the beautiful gardens. Rooms feature an ensuite, bathrobes and fridge, Mini-bar and Tea & Coffee making facilities.
Sea View Room
Sitting at the waterfront, the Seaview Rooms overlook the blue water of the Kenepuru Sound. Spacious and beautifully appointed you can enjoy the expansive view of the Sound from your private deck. Enjoy luxurious super king sized bed, or 2 single beds, along with the peace and quiet. Rooms feature an ensuite, bathrobes and fridge, Mini-bar and Tea & Coffee making facilities.
Hill View Room
Our private Hillside rooms are comfortable and inviting. Enjoy a luxurious queen bed, with a balcony that overlooks the hillside. Rooms feature an ensuite, bathrobes and Tea & Coffee making facilities.


  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
No smoking rooms/facilities
Business center
Laundry service
Conference facilities
High-speed internet


The onsite Restaurant caters for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with an ever changing menu. The restaurant overlooks the picturesque Kenepuru Sound and captures the magnificient sunsets. Enjoy idyllic dining on deck to the sound of the gently lapping water and bird song. Checf blends local produce with local seafood so you get to enjoy a fine dining experience for every meal. If you have a special request, please ask as chef is happy to accommodate you. If you are off to explore for the day, ask about packed lunch options.

Hotel Policies

2:00 PM
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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