Minaret Station is New Zealand’s premium alpine experience providing guests with the opportunity of exploring the wilderness of New Zealand’s South Island through many unique products including Heli-Adventures, Guided Fishing. Minaret Station is also a working high country farm, with deer, sheep and cattle. Nestled on the western shores of Lake Wanaka it is only accessible by boat or by helicopter.
Accommodation is in chalets nestled on the valley hillside where guests are afforded the privacy, warmth and comfort of tasteful high country design, with each chalet featuring sheepskin carpets, a king-size bed, an en-suite bathroom, internet access and a hot tub on adjoining private deck, where they can relax under the stars.
Central to the Alpine Lodge is the Mountain Kitchen. Linked to the chalets by a series of raised wooden boardwalks, the Mountain Kitchen features two separate living areas, wood-burning fires, a well stocked library, a cellar and first-class dining facilities.
The dining and cuisine is central to any luxury vacation experience. Using fresh local produc,e resident chef produces European and Asian Fusion cuisine coupled with an extensive range of local and award winning wines. Guests can choose to dine in the Mountain Kitchen’s dining-room, alfresco on the deck or in the privacy of their own chalet.
In addition, fly fishing guests can enjoy a range of activities including mountain biking, hiking, hunting, sea-fishing, heli skiing (in winter), jet-boating and more...
WIFI is available in the lodge.