Lake Heron Station

Lake Heron Cottage provides gorgeous farm accommodation well off the beaten track yet only two hours drive from Christchurch. The comfort of our cottage provides a wonderful contrast to the rugged and spectacular landscapes.

Per night
$250 - $490

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Lake Heron Cottage is found in the spectacular Canterbury high country. Situated on Lake Heron Station, the cottage provides the perfect setting for guests seeking a country getaway. The mountains, space, stars and lake provide a true sense of remoteness - yet we are only 2 hours drive from Christchurch.

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Whether you are seeking a relaxing break with a book and an open fire or a more active holiday, Lake Heron has something for everyone. Take a 4WD trip out to an historic station hut, picnic by a clear mountain stream, tour the woodshed or for the more active outdoor enthusiast, fish, hike, mountain bike, hunt or heliski in winter.

Station life is a quintessential part of New Zealand's story - a must see!


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Physical address

Lake Heron Station, 2504 Hakatere-Heron Road, Mount Somers, Christchurch - Canterbury, 7771, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
7am - 10pm, 7 days
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Dinner
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Lunch
Proximity to airport:
2 Hours drive
Proximity to town:
2 hours drive from Christchurch, 1 hour from Methven
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $250.00 - $490.00

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