Country living at it's very best, close to Marlborough's many wineries. This private accommodation is a welcome retreat in stunning Wairau Valley. Beautiful gardens, walk the frog trail or watch the birds bathing in the pond, see the gold fish at the surface looking for their treat. Desmond our pet sheep likes the attention too, and is fond of carrots. Jump in the heated pool or relax in the swing chair looking at Mount Fishtail. The lodge is named after Mount Fishtail behind our lodge. The lodge has a lounge, dining table, and a specious bathroom. The bedroom has a queen size bed and 1 single bed. We have a second single bed available if needed. Mike's famous breakfast is a must have and we have Wi-Fi for our guests and a laundry facility. The Wairau Valley golf course is a 7 minutes walk and the oldest Marlborough tavern is even a shorter walk. Just come along and explore this special township.
Mike and Mariette love sharing this very special place with our guests. We want you to relax in beautiful surroundings, catch a couple of brown trout with Mike your host and guide and let us treat you to the very best hospitality that Fishtail Lodge can offer.
Wairau Valley is located between Renwick and St. Arnaud.
Country living close to the wineries. Wairau Valley is surrounded by Richmond National Forest Park, surrounded mountains, farmland, vineyards and wineries.
Wairau River is a braided river and only a 5 minutes drive from Fishtail Lodge. Fishing for rainbow and brown trout with Mike, your host and guide.
Explore the township of Wairau Valley and visit Wairau Valley Marlborough oldest Tavern, meals available.
Rosana's cafe and gallery, organic coffee and tea, baking, soup and snack, various artists work on display.
Leighvander Cottage, hundred varieties of lavender and special gifts.
The Rimu cottage, build in 1915, local arts and crafts.
Jeymar Soap Shop, handmade soaps and body products.
And for golf enthusiasts the Wairau Valley Golf Course.
Country living at it's very best, a quiet private accommodation close by Marlborough's many wineries.
Wairau river a 5 minutes drive, fly fishing for brown and rainbow trout. You can enjoy your home cooked breakfast and free Wi-Fi.
For longer stays there is a laundry facility.