We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
You added Furneaux Lodge to your Saves list
Endeavour Inlet | Queen Charlotte Sound, 7250, New Zealand
Hotel amenities
Furneaux Lodge
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Marlborough Region
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

142 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    40
    40
    26
    21
    15
See reviews for
20
69
1
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (24)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (142)
  • Mar-May only
    (53)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (23)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (53)
All months
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
62 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night while trekking the queen Charlotte trek, in a lovely suite - amazing view from anywhere, including the room. While it is certainly wasn't cheap, we do recommend. Only downside - food ( especially breakfast) was quite expensive and portion sizes were relatively small.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Christchurch, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a trip to the Lodge for lunch while up in the Sounds for a fishing trip. We had been before a couple of years ago and had enjoyed the lovely setting. Our first choice of the lamb burger was not available so two of us had fish and chips and the other two had Porterhouse steak. We felt... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers are raving about these Marlborough Region hotels

paris
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights at Furneaux Lodge on a three week vacation in New Zealand. The Cougar water taxi dropped us off at Resolution Bay at 2:40 in the afternoon and we walked 12 km on the Queen Charlotte track to the lodge. We had the entire trail to ourselves. Our luggage was there and we had a gorgeous spacious... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wellington, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As older parents with younger children, tramping from Ships Cove to Furneaux Lodge was a great way for the whole family to enjoy a walk. We got to the Lodge and my husband took of his shoes and had a cold beer. The boys had some hot food while I went for a warm shower. I came back to find... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
30 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We were doing the Queen Charlotte Trek and staying at lodging along the way. We booked into the Backpacker lodging and were surprised at how nice it was. The room was small but very clean and had a coffee/tea maker with cream :) The shared rest room and shower facilities were clean. We did have to pay $2 for a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brisbane
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I could not believe that Furneaux could combine the history with the old magnificent homestead of the Queen Charlotte Sound with such gorgeous lodge accommodation. I was totally blown away by the sheer beauty of the place but also by the hospitality and their attention to every detail for the weary walker. Congratulations to everyone involved because we LOVED it.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Auckland, New Zealand
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This was our first night on the Queen Charlotte walkway and we stayed in the 'backpacker-style' cabins. These were clean, but small with no storage but for the clear floor in front of the tea/coffee station. Our biggest disappointment was to find the shared bathrooms were very basic, bare concrete floor affairs, reminiscent of public toilets of yesteryear. To find... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in at Furneaux Lodge for lunch while mountain biking the Queen Charlotte Track in the middle of a storm. We pulled in dripping wet and muddy as hell. They invited us in and served us some amazing food and beer. Even though we weren't staying there they washed and dried all our super muddy riding gear while we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Adelaide
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed here on our first night of a 4 day walk along the Queen Charlotte Track. The rooms were nothing special but warm, dry & with all the amenities you need. The bar & restaurant area were very welcoming, and would have been fantastic if they had the fire going. The food & service were very good and they... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We attended a family wedding at furneaux the service, weather and setting could not have been better. But thought the new apartments were overpriced with only tea and coffee making facilities and a very small fridge.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Furneaux Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Furneaux Lodge

Address: Endeavour Inlet | Queen Charlotte Sound, 7250, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Furneaux Hotel Marlborough Region

40 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (38)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay