Porters is delighted to announce that the Porters Lodge will re-open on January 15th. We invite you to come up and meet our new managers, Michelle and Bruno, home again after several years working in hospitality in the UK. They have designed a great summer menu for you to enjoy - come up for lunch or dinner, a barista coffee and a snack, or just a cold drink from our fully licenced bar – we do recommend you book for evening meals. We have built an outdoor eating area - the new deck offers you amazing views up into Chrystal Valley and Porters Ski Area.
Why not stay the night and wake up to the quiet and majestic beauty of the Canterbury High Country. How about an early morning fish on Lake Lyndon, an exhilarating exploration of Cave Stream, rock climbing or just a wander among the stunning Castle Hill Rocks - all are within minutes of the Porters Lodge.
Mountain bikers- good news for you! - we are awaiting council consents for our new trails specially designed with families in mind – we will keep you posted and let you know when you can come on up!
Not into biking? – the trail will also be ideal for hikers wanting to explore our beautiful alpine environment high in the Craigieburn Range
See you up here!
OPEN FROM THE 15th JANUARY
The porters lodge Will be open for the summer season from mid-january with accomodation and a cafe & bar which is open during the day to enjoy a meal and a drink overlooking breathtaking alpine views
the Lodge is located just minutes from the ski field carpark and only an hour from Christchurch. Comfortable facilities, stunning scenic setting and new Very affordable rates For The family are all great reasons to book your Summer or winter holiday accommodation with us.
Birthdays and Private Functions
Looking for somewhere different to hold your next birhtday or private function? The Porters Lodge can cater for groups of up to 50 people. There is also the added advntage of being able to stay on location at the Lodge.
Located in the Craigieburn Range the Porters Lodge is the perfect location for School groups or campines looking for a place surounded by nature but also convenatly located Rockclimbing, hiking trains, mountain bike trains and much more.