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Fletcher Lodge

Dunedin, New Zealand

Built by Sir James Fletcher in 1924 to serve as his private residence whilst he oversaw the construction of the New Zealand and South Seas Exhibition complex, this historic property was aptly named by its previous owners. It now offers elegant and luxurious accommodation in five guest rooms, each with its own character, and two newly completed self-contained apartments. To the back of the property is a secluded and private garden, where guests are encouraged to relax with a drink or take a dip in the hot tub.

Despite its quiet location, the house is just a short walk from the city center, with a good range of shops and restaurants on your doorstep.

Your hosts, Ewa and Keith, serve a delicious breakfast in the mornings, and Ewa is a fount of local knowledge and will be more than happy to help you plan your time in the city or on the peninsula.

OUR RATING: First Class

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Tour ideas in Dunedin

Our itineraries are there to spark ideas for how you could include a stay at Fletcher Lodge as part of your trip. Treat them simply as suggestions, because every aspect of the trip we create for you will be yours to define.

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    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favorite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.

    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

    • Otago Peninsula Wildlife Cruise
      Yellow Eyed Penguin on the Otago Peninsula, Dunedin

      Otago Peninsula Wildlife Cruise

      Otago Peninsula Wildlife Cruise

      The Otago Peninsula is home to some of New Zealand's rarest animals, but it is also the most accessible wildlife area on the South Island. A cruise on the peninsula allows you to view this amazing array of ocean birds and marine mammals in their natural environment.

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    • The Taieri Gorge Railway
      Taieri Gorge Railway

      The Taieri Gorge Railway

      The Taieri Gorge Railway

      Stretching for 77 km, the historic Taieri Gorge Railway traverses spectacular changes of scenery, taking you on a journey through the rugged Taieri River Gorge. Appreciate the history of the railway as you travel over wrought iron viaducts and through hand-carved tunnels which are over 100 years old.

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