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The Summit Lodge

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“guest lounge”(9 reviews)
“great hosts”(8 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

Enjoyed the relaxed country setting, excellent accommodation and good-humoured knowledgeable hosts. The dinner with home grown strawberries and man-fired creme brulee dessert was yummmmmm... Be artsy and check out the mounted photographs, demonstrating a steady hand, shape eye, and touch of soul. Thanks hosts.

Thank Mary Ellen W
Response from Tracey011, Owner at The Summit LodgeResponded November 29, 2017

Thank you Mary Ellen - so glad you enjoyed your stay - will pass on your comments to Jim re his creme brulee! Thank you also for your comments on my photos Tracey

Reviewed September 26, 2017

We stayed at The Summit Lodge on an impromptu getaway from our busy Wellington lives, and it's hard to imagine how it could have been better. We were able to arrange pickup from the Carterton train station, and a ride into Masterton the following morning....More

Thank W303STolsen
Response from Tracey011, Owner at The Summit LodgeResponded October 3, 2017

Hi, thank you so much for your lovely review - it was a pleasure meeting you both and are so glad you enjoyed your break. When we set up the lodge we wanted to provide an environment where people felt comfortable and relaxed - so,...More

Reviewed May 3, 2017

Had another awesome weekend in this relaxing and luxurious Lodge. This is a perfect place for a getaway with lovely hosts, yummy food in wonderful surroundings. As they do not cater for children it is perfect for relaxation and time out. My friends and I...More

Thank Terry G
Response from Tracey011, Owner at The Summit LodgeResponded October 3, 2017

a belated thank you for your review! always good to see returning guests Tracey & Jim

Reviewed April 25, 2017

Our family travelled up to the Masterton area for the 2017 balloon festival and because it kept getting rained on we needed to extend our stay. Most everything was booked but I found the Summit searching on my cellphone and started to make a reservation...More

1  Thank Laurie1234039
Response from Tracey011, Owner at The Summit LodgeResponded April 27, 2017

I am sorry you didn't enjoy your stay and that you felt stressed. However, on our website and on all the websites we are listed on it is very clear that we do not cater for children. I was very surprised when you arrived to...More

Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Our hosts Tracey and Jim were fantastic and their lodge very comfortable, modern and well appointed. We had a great stay in a nice room, with separate ensuite and view out to lovely gardens. The location of this property is in amongst a now developed...More

1  Thank MarkAngusNZ
Response from Tracey011, Owner at The Summit LodgeResponded April 6, 2017

Thanks for you review and recommendation, Mark - nice to know we delivered to expectations. We enjoyed meeting you both - as did the alpacas - they love being fed by guests! Hope to see you again Tracey & Jim

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Hot Tub
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$219 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$219 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"There are only 3 rooms in this Lodge, all are lovely"
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"All three rooms are great, one room has wet bathroom if wheelchair access is required"
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"All rooms were excellent"
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"All three rooms very much the same, private patios."
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