|Kokonga Lodge provides stylish bed and breakfast accommodation in the vast Maniototo plain, known as “big sky” country. The lodge overlooks the Taieri River and the Kakanui Mountains and is surrounded by five acres of lawn and gardens. The lodge is ideally situated beside the Otago Central Rail Trail and is close to State Highway 87, 1.5 hours drive from Dunedin and 2.5 hours drive from Queenstown.
The lodge offers six well-appointed bedrooms with ensuites and with views over the gardens and the Maniototo plains. The warm and inviting guest areas include a reading room, dining area and lounge and open out onto an extensive deck.
The potager vegetable garden provides the lodge kitchen with a wonderful selection of fresh produce. Breakfast is included and dinner is available with prior arrangement at an additional cost.
Give yourself time to experience and enjoy you stay at Kokonga Lodge for a few days and participate in a variety of activities, short walks, fishing, guided adventure tours with a local farmer with a wealth of local knowledge, or bike one of the most scenic sections of the rail trail. Try your hand at gold panning or the ancient Scottish sport of curling on the only indoor curling rink in the Southern Hemisphere or relax at the lodge with a glass of wine and a book from the extensive library.