Camp Glenorchy

Camp Glenorchy Eco Retreat

Camp Glenorchy is only a 40-minute scenic lakeshore drive from Queenstown, located at the head of the lake in the heart of the mountains on New Zealand’s stunning South Island. Camp Glenorchy has recently won the 100% Pure New Zealand Experience Award, and has been chosen as one of the World’s Greatest Places 2019 in TIME Magazine.

We offer a wide-range of amenities and experiences for guests of all ages and groups of all sizes.

Comfort, inspiration, and incredible beauty await you here. To help you make your visit to this magical place, we offer a choice of eco or premium energy-efficient cabins with ensuite, bunk huts, bunk rooms, or powered campervan/RV sites with shared amenities.


Your Experience at Camp Glenorchy

The Homestead building is the heart of Camp Glenorchy, this is where all guests get together. We have our shared kitchen, dining room, Greenstone lounge and Humboldt Room – our conference room – which is also used for morning yoga practice every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

The shared kitchen facilities are state-of-the-art and offer everything, all you need to do is pre-order a food hamper at the time of your booking and get cooking. Alternatively, you could also bring your own food or go grocery shopping at Mrs Woolly’s General Store only a few steps away. Camp Glenorchy has a beautiful outdoor BBQ area beside a big campfire shelter, where you can enjoy a cool beverage in great company with your friends/family and cook your own BBQ.

Guests staying at RV sites or bunk huts have access to the shared amenities building with private shower units, toilet units, and lockers. Amazing on-site laundry facilities and dry room are also available, so you can do your washing and ensure it gets dry on time.

You can enjoy our vast selection of board games in the Homestead Building, or just sit down, read a book and relax at the Greenstone Lounge. There is lots to do in Glenorchy, our team is always happy to advise and book activities for you. There are also some free activities like the skatepark, the playground and plenty of walks surrounded by nature, native plants and birds.

Camp Glenorchy is an ideal destination for family celebrations, gatherings of friends and colleagues, business retreats, school trips and educational workshops. We can cater to your needs with our flexible configurations. We can also arrange catering through Mrs Woolly’s Pantry – we have everything from simple rustic platters to dinners prepared and served by our in-house chef.

Feel good about your stay! Our facilities are designed, built, and operated under the philosophy of the Living Building Challenge, the most advanced environmental building certification in the world. All of the profits go to the Glenorchy Community Trust administered by representatives from the local community and funds projects related to education, art, health and the environment.”



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64 Oban Street
03 409 0401
Free Phone
0800 492267

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