Welcome to Waitutu Forest Lodge

The Waitutu Forest Lodge is situated in Fiordland, on the ancient marine terraces which form the west bank of the Wairaurahiri River, and is set amongst dense virgin podocarp forest. It is just a five minute walk to the unique wild South Coast.

The Lodge can sleep 21 guests, and has six bedrooms with 20 beds.   Pillows are provided.  The six bedrooms consist of:  one with a Queen bed;  one with 2-singles;  two with 3-singles;  one with 6-singles;  and one with 3-singles, a king-single and a set of bunks.

The kitchen/dining room has gas cooking, all cooking utensils and crockery, and hot & cold running water. There are flush toilets, hot showers, bath, solar powered lighting, and an airing room. A walk-in chiller suitable for fish and game has been installed. Its use is subject to availability of fuel on-site, and a charge is made for its use.

The Lodge is managed by a resident host and is open year-round. Booking is recommended, to make sure there is a bed available on your preferred dates.