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Guest Facilities

Guest Facilities

Licensed Café and Restaurant
We have a fully licensed café/restaurant to cater for all needs of our in-house guests. Guests can either choose to dine in the restaurant, on the open deck outside or in the privacy of their own room.

How to spend the day
Kayaks are free to use. There are also indoor and outdoor games and a rope swing into the water, or you may like to just relax in one of the 40 hammocks tucked into the bush throughout the property. View the animals being fed including stingrays. Gold coin donation to hand feed the native Kakariki's. For the more adventurous the Flying Fox (zip-line) is free for in-house guests. 

The Bath House and Massage Suite
Massage treatments and relaxation therapies are available in our decadent and unique Bath House and Massage Suite. Our qualified therapist (December to late March) offers a range of wonderful spa treatments for healing and indulgence or enjoy a luxurious herbal bath infusion in our romantic twin baths overlooking the bay.

Information Desk
Our friendly staff are available in reception 24 hours a day. Advice and a free booking service is available for a range of fantastic Marlborough activities from dolphin watching to wine touring.

Daily Housekeeping 
Guest rooms are serviced daily, by our friendly staff.

Guest Laundry
There is a washing machine ($2) and a clothes dryer ($4) for guests to use. Guests can purchase a plant based eco store laundry detergent from reception. There is also a clothesline available.

Internet
Wireless internet is available around the property. Free for in-house guests  :)

Shop
We have a limited supply of small items in-house guests might need, including sunscreen, insect repellent etc.

Guest Phone
Cell phone coverage is available in most  areas around Lochmara. A phone is available for emergency guest use in Reception.

List of what to bring

  • Beach towel
  • Sun block, sun hat, sun glasses (the New Zealand sun is very strong in summer)
  • Warm clothes (for winter walks)
  • Hiking boots or sandals
  • Torch
  • Good book (we do have a book exchange)
  • Insect repellent (summer time)
  • Camera
  • A smile!

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