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Blanket Bay

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Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Flat-screen TV, DVD player, iPod docking station, heated floors

Overview of Blanket Bay

Blanket Bay

5 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Glenorchy Road, Glenorchy, 9350

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLake Wakatipu6 min walk
  • Popular LocationGlenorchy Waterfront Reserve7 min drive
  • AirportQueenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.)55 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe Remarkables Ski Area94 min drive

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About this area

Glenorchy

Located in Glenorchy, Blanket Bay is in the mountains and on a lake. Glenorchy Golf Club and Glenorchy Waterfront Reserve are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Wakatipu and Te Wahipounamu. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and rafting nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Lake Wakatipu - 6 min walk
  • Glenorchy Golf Club - 6 min drive
  • Glenorchy Waterfront Reserve - 7 min drive
  • Glenorchy Wharf - 7 min drive
  • The Remarkables Ski Area - 94 min drive

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 55 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Main Dining Room – Restaurant offering regional cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

About this property

Blanket Bay

Delightful beach lodge with a spa tub
Guests of this beach lodge will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a spa tub and a fitness centre. All 12 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. Guests can enjoy heated floors, and other standard amenities include balconies, DVD players and flat-screen TVs.
Blanket Bay offers 12 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Fridges, coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include deep-tissue massages and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World and Relais & Chateaux.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free secured, covered self-parking on site
  • Free secured, covered valet parking on site
  • On-site parking options include a carport
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Arcade/games room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Fitness centre
  • Free bike hire
  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours
  • Horse riding/hire
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Reflexology

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Heated floors
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children 9 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 9 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per adult: NZD 400
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per child: NZD 400 (from 10 to 18 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: NZD 400
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: NZD 400 (from 10 to 18 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 500 per room (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Children 9 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Blanket Bay Luxury
Blanket Bay Luxury Glenorchy
Blanket Bay Luxury Lodge
Blanket Bay Luxury Lodge Glenorchy
Blanket Bay Lodge Glenorchy
Blanket Bay Lodge
Blanket Bay Glenorchy
Blanket Bay Lodge
Blanket Bay Glenorchy
Blanket Bay Lodge Glenorchy

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Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 29 out of 31 reviews
5 - Excellent 94%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 31 reviews
4 - Good 3%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 31 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 31 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 31 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location and facilities are superb
Stayed 4 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
PERFECT HOLIDAY TREAT
Blanket Bay is an absolute treat - we stayed for one night while on our trip to Queenstown - and it was just perfect. The staff are so attentive and nothing is too much bother - the rooms are divine and the bathroom gorgeous. So - this is an easy 10 out of 10!!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location was stunning. The facilities were clean and the staff was all wonderful! The whole experience was great and we will definitely go back!!!
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The staff were awesome and the whole experience was amazing.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful experience perfect for a one night get away from life’s hustle and bustle
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019