Lakeview Lodge is centrally located on a 40 hectare farm just off State Highway One and within an easy commute
of the Waikato's most popular visitor destinations and activities.
The lodge is situated within a five minute drive to Lake District Adventures for kayaking and glow worm experiences. One of the regions most visited attractions, Hobbiton is only a 15 minute drive away. You will also find cafes, restaurants, markets and boutique shops close by in Cambridge and Tirau. Rotorua and the Waitomo Caves are within a 60 - 90 minute commute.
MUST DO ITINERARY
Spoil yourself with a two-night stay at Lakeview Lodge within either our Huntington or Hampton lodges.
During your stay indulge in a gourmet Maungatautari dinner pre-prepared for you to cook
at your leisure in the fully equipped kitchens. Or head into Cambridge township and
experience local culinary delights at one of many highly-recommend restaurants.
Take a breathtaking evening kayak glow worm tour along the Southern shores of Lake Karapiro or a leisurely
guided bike ride through the stunning Waikato River Trails with our neigh neighbours Lake District Adventures.
At Sanctuary Mountain explore an ancient eco-system of dense forest towering majestically
above well-maintained walking tracks and encounter many of NZ's most endangered species
protected by one of the worlds longest pest-proof fences.
Step into the enchanting village of the world famous Hobbiton Movie Set and be captivated
by the lush pastures of the rural countryside and the intricate detailing of the Shire.
Take a detour off the beaten track in Waitomo to Glowing Adventures where you will be amazed by an
authentic eco-experience which includes a private tour of untouched glow worm caves
and stunning limestone formations in their purest form.
Join the team at Nature & Nosh for a fully-guided one day walking tour complete with
award winning tipples from a local vineyard and culinary tastes of the Waikato region along the way.
Splash out on a scenic helicopter flight with Helicorp directly from Lakeview Lodges front lawn
and get a birds-eye view of breath-taking landscapes inland and out to coastal regions.