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    Mt Potts Lodge

    2131 Hakatere Potts Rd | Ashburton Lakes, Ashburton 7771, New Zealand
    011 64 3-669 4610
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    1 - 5 of 54 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Close to Edoras, feels like middle earth beautiful nature with high mountains, friendly hostel personel, nice place with good beds, the cafe is not active but will be in the future. Limited cooking facilities, best to bring food.

    Thank Maria S
    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    what a beautiful and fantastic place! First you have a great trip on gravel roads into the Rangitata Valley, which you may know from the LOTR movies. It is as stunning as you can imagine. You have Mt Sunday (Edoras) on your doorstep, you just...More

    Thank LSR3065
    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    We turned up at Mount Potts assuming we would be camping on a basic campsite. We were absolutely thrilled to find a great place in a beautiful location with a bar, a bunkhouse and some really lovely accommodation. If you are camping or at the...More

    Thank Ruth D
    Response from Mt_Potts2015, Manager at Mt Potts LodgeResponded 3 February 2017

    Hello Ruth and Ian, Thank-you so much for your glowing review. We were delighted to have you come stay with us at Mt Potts and it was such a pleasure to have you both. We really hope to see you both again at some point...More

    Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

    Was amazing value. Had the place almost completely to ourselves. The owners were lovely and helpful. Walking distance (1km dirt road) to Mt Sunday (Edoras). Sunset was beautiful, amazing corner of the world. Facilities were great. Outdoor kitchen. Bring bug spray as the mosquitos are...More

    Thank TomPrice1
    Response from Mt_Potts2015, Manager at Mt Potts LodgeResponded 21 January 2017

    Hi Tom, Thanks for your lovely review. We are so glad that you had a great time during your stay here. Sorry about the mosquito's, those and the sandfly's are unfortunately enjoying the warmer climate. Hope to see you again, Mt Potts Lodge

    Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

    Normally there are 4 things I look for in a hotel. Good service, a great location, a comfortable bed and a decent shower. The service at Mt Potts lodge was outstanding - nothing was too much trouble from the wonderful management couple who made us...More

    Thank Dave L
    Response from Mt_Potts2015, Manager at Mt Potts LodgeResponded 15 January 2017

    Thank-you so much for your kind review David. It was an absolute pleasure to have you guys visit us. We very much hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, The Mt Potts team

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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 24 - USD 483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Ashburton
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    Room Tips
    "You can choose any accommodation to fit your budget as they offer a whole range."
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    "Choice of beautifully appointed 'studio' rooms or bunk rooms with shared facilities."
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    "Lovely underfloor heating but can get warm. Check and ask if it needs adjusting. Ours great, but one a bit..."
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    "Go to Mt Sunday, 5 minutes far from Mt Potts Lodge by car!"
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