Hotel accommodation in 47 studio suites and facilities (restaurants, bars, conference centre, gymnasium) in an attractive lodge complex set among Central Otago vineyards and orchards, and close to lake and river activities, tourist attractions, historic places (Old Cromwell Town), ski fields, off-road adventuring, cycling and hiking trails, and scenic diversity.
Explore our website to see for yourself why Golden Gate Lodge in Cromwell, Central Otago has so much to offer… meeting and conference centre; wedding venue; overnight stay and holiday destination whether seeking time together or looking to have family fun.
The place to stay in all seasons and for all reasons Golden Gate Lodge is recognised as the gateway to the golden holiday and businesses opportunities of Central Otago and the Southern Lakes district.
- Accommodation with golf on the doorstep.
For golfers, the news doesn't get any better. The Golden Gate Lodge borders the 18‐hole Cromwell Golf Course. One of New Zealand's best country courses, it has recently undergone a $700,000.00 fairways and greens redevelopment under the scrutiny of course designer and former NZ professional, Greg Turner.
- Accommodation with history, fruit and wine close to hand
In the 1860s gold was discovered hidden beneath the stark beauty of New Zealand's Central Otago landscape. The next great rush was to capture Central Otago's sunshine in the juice of apples, apricots, cherries and other stone fruits. Then, towards the end of last century the secret was out. The stony soils, distinct seasons and low rainfall of Central Otago were ideal for producing gold of different kind. Wine.