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Owen River Lodge

5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   173 Owen Valley East Road, Murchison 7077, New Zealand
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Owen River Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am new to fly fishing but my husband convinced me that this would be the best time ever .. So I thought Oh OK I will tag along and make the most of it. On arrival we were warmly greeted by Felix our host and owner and taken to our lodge - it was truly a wonderful surprise so... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

After many years of trying to get to Owen River Lodge - 2014 was to be the year for us. What a superb way to celebrate our wedding anniversary with my super keen fishing husband. Felix & the team bend over backwards to ensure your stay is everything you dreamed of & more. The accommodation is beautiful, with the luxurious... More

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new zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I am one of the women who enjoyed Felix's hospitality on the Casting for Recovery weekend. Owen River Lodge is a peaceful haven in a beautiful location, but its also fun, thanks to Felix's lively personality. My room was spacious and comfortable, the food was amazing and the host really special. The grounds are really nice and they match the... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I attended Owen River Lodge as part of the CFR Program. An amazing weekend, i wouldn't have wanted to miss. Felix, your hospitality to all of us was truly outstanding, THANKYOU so much for hosting us. Ryan and Jo, your food was amazing, Master Chef, eat your heart out. Wonderful surroundings, breathtaking views, extremely comfortable cottages, what more could we... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Felix very kindly allowed us to take over his fishing lodge for a weekend. He welcomed us into his home and ensured that we were well cared for and attended to our every need with excellent food and refreshments throughout our stay. The lodge rooms are set in the landscaped garden and are very comfortable, stylish and meet every need.... More

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We stayed for my partner's 50th birthday and our visit could not have been more perfect. Each cottage suite is immaculate, comfortable and spacious, with a shower to die for. The view from your veranda is truly breathtaking and the lodge has its own access to the river, either to fish or to sit in the sun reading on the... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Our stay at the Lodge was truly the highlight of our two weeks in New Zealand. The experience was everything we had hoped for and so much more. The accommodations were first class and Chef Ryan is amazingly accomplished. Everything was simply delicious thanks to Chef Ryan. His fabulous creations only accentuated the total experience! Aaron was the perfect guide... More

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South West Rocks, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Firstly we are return guests to Felix's fabulous Owen River Lodge (after 5 years we are sorry to say) and by God he and his great team did not disappoint! We were welcomed with open arms including Keely the wonder lodge dog. From the exquisite wine list to the best 5 star quality food (thanks Ryan and Jo) to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

We were recommended the Owen River Lodge for a fly fishing experience. The lodge,hospitality , food and guided fishing were all first class and exceeded our expectations in every way. The no fuss attention to detail by host Felix and his team made for a most enjoyable stay and experience. Highly recommended for both fly fishing enthusiasts and novices ,... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

My husband and I recently returned to Owen River Lodge and again enjoyed some wonderful hospitality from Felix and his staff. We were wonderfully welcomed,very comfortably settled in the lovely lodge and had some great days of guided fishing. Superb cooking again from Ryan and Jo. I can hardly wait to return.

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Address: 173 Owen Valley East Road, Murchison 7077, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Murchison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Owen River Lodge 5*

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites
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Owen River Lodge is New Zealand's finest 5 star rated fly fishing lodge. Luxurious, warm and inviting ambiance. Stylish, understated accommodation located right on the Owen River in the South Island of New Zealand. Come and enjoy the stunning food, superb service and outstanding fishing. ... more   less 
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