Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre

Address: Lochmara Bay, Picton, South Island, 7201, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Lochmara Bay, Picton, is near Queen Charlotte Track, Marlborough Sounds, Seahorse World Aquarium, and Queen Charlotte Sound.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsLochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre Picton

    Reviewed by yts

    little paradise

    Reviewed Dec 18, 2008
    by (29 reviews) , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    We hebben genoten van ons verblijf in de Lochmara Lodge.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre Picton

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Picton

    Marlborough Sounds

    A travel blog entry by dwrwhistler on Nov 14, 2014

    2 photos

    ... recovery centre and sanctuary with a variety of wild and farm animals and birds. We learned about the Long and Short Fin Eels that call the fresh water streams in the region home, a strange animal indeed.

    Our day at Lochmara was completed by a nice cruise around the sound to a few other outposts to drop off and pick up other people, and items that need delivery. The Cougar Line which transported us ...

    Wine Tasting

    A travel blog entry by edandkate on Jul 07, 2014

    1 comment, 2 photos

    ... grapes are left to shrivel up and then get infected with a fungus, which sucks out what little water remains inside the grape leaving it even sweeter. The fungus is killed off in the wine making process leaving a wine that's got 200g of sugar per bottle compared to 7g in a Sauvignon Blanc! So there you go: what Ed and Kate know about wine! Before now we could tell you if it was white or red, and that's about it. After this we joined a group of four who were doing ...

    Recap and The Marlborough Wine Trail

    A travel blog entry by tayrae on Apr 02, 2014

    ... vines! They invited us to stay as long as we’d like and make ourselves at home in the house on the hill, which had several unoccupied bedrooms. Our new friend and the owner of the house lives there only 1 week each month, and the only permanent occupant is one of his managers at the winery. That means the house is largely empty most of the time. So, it is offered as a kind of sanctuary for any friends or family members in need of a peaceful getaway or weekend retreat. ...

    Braided Rivers, Mountains High

    A travel blog entry by brixhambertie on Feb 20, 2014

    49 photos

    ... teeth and said they had heard people say they wouldn't travel along that road in a four wheel drive, let alone a motorhome... Well David and Erin had done it before and we knew there was a DOC camp there so we didn't allow ourselves to get put off! We had a lovely swim the next morning and were rewarded when
    David and Erin turned up with pies for lunch! And off we set – me driving...

    The first part of the road was fine, tar sealed (which ...

    Traveler Photos Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre Picton

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