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New Zealand Alpine Lavender Farm

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Beautiful

You need to pay $5 for entrance, free for under 12 years old. But if you spend $30 or more in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LilyChak
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Beautiful and in bloom

We stopped on our way from Lake Pukaki to Queenstown. Beautiful field. It costs to walk out into... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tennisbum60
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Steilacoom, WA
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“Beautiful ”
3 weeks ago
“Beautiful and in bloom”
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NZ Alpine Lavender is the largest organic lavender farm in the southern hemisphere. The farm and its surroundings are beautiful and you can visit our shop where we sell our award winning oils and other lavender based products. A great place to find...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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657 Mt Cook Road | Ben Ohau, Pukaki 7999, New Zealand
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+64 27 268 1546
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You need to pay $5 for entrance, free for under 12 years old. But if you spend $30 or more in the gift shop, you can get the entrance fee back. A beautiful spot to stop and have a rest before the long drive to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our way from Lake Pukaki to Queenstown. Beautiful field. It costs to walk out into the field. Staff recommended an hour to really appreciate the smells. We didn't want to b spend that much time. They have lavender added to flavors of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I couldn’t understand why there were signs up saying not to cross the rope in the car park to enter until I realised it was because there was a cover charge of $5 per head. Refundable if you spent $30 n the gift shop. Well,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

we made a U-turn to drop by this lavender farm otw to Queenstown from Mt Cook. The flowers were not in full bloom yet but still can see purple flowers. very instagram worthy, with the wooden chairs, wooden swing, purple tractor, with the rolling green...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gumbokins
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We stopped at this farm beside the main road on the way down from Mt Cook. There were rows and rows of Lavender, but as it was autumn we couldn't see them in full bloom. Ample parking and toilet facilities available.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed January 24, 2018

We found this lavendar farm on our way to Mt. Cook from Lake Tekapo. Beautiful garden with lavendar products. Lavendar ice cream is a good try for ice cream lovers. :)

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank NabeelK118
Reviewed December 31, 2017

The best season of lavenders seemed to have already ended when we visited. But we felt relax with the sweet smell of lavenders.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Yukiwarisou
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Good place for photo, gift shop is expensive, NZD 30 for a 30 ml lavender essential oil. No toilets except 2x portabke toilets, sells ice cream n food. Along the way just visit, its FREE

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank DannyL2692
Reviewed March 10, 2017

Totally worth to visit, huge farm and friendly staff, a great place for photo shoot and buy the organic lavender product.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank follow_ussg
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

On the way from Twizel to Mount Cook. Well worth a 15 plus minute stop. We talked with Blake and his wife for a while. Blake came from Canada to live out his dream 43 years ago. Beautiful Lavender products - three types are grown...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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vallerie99
October 22, 2018|
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Response from evak233 |
We just visited (October) and there was no flower. Staff said best to come in December and January.
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frnd4uee
October 23, 2017|
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Response from 19Carla80 |
farm is at the beginning od route 80. you can't see Mt. cook but youcan eat a delicious icecreams. Lake is across the route
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