Luxury Lodge in Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 7 552 5775
+64 27 255 2073
Address:2 Loop Road
Te Puna 3176
Charlemagne Lodge Introduction
Charlemagne Lodge is a taste of the past with all the conveniences of the present. The elegant Victorian house is a landmark building, offering luxury Bay of Plenty lodge accommodation on an elevated site over looking the adjoining I'Anson nature reserve and lake.
Our luxury lodge in Tauranga is situated in the sunny Bay of Plenty, renowned for its high sunshine hours, stunning beaches and beautiful countryside.
The tranquil haven offered by our Tauranga lodge is only two hours from Auckland, and 45 minutes from the Maori heartland of Rotorua, making it a perfect touring base.
Our spectacular Bay of Plenty lodge, with its many original period features, offers exceptional accommodation, and the perfect backdrop for wedding photographs.
The attractive function centre in the grounds of our Tauranga lodge, with its large patio and pond, provides the ideal venue for any special occasion and can accommodate up to 120 guests.
Bay of Plenty Lodge Accommodation
Our luxury lodge in Tauranga has many original Victorian features, and each room is decorated in a style sympathetic to the Victorian era.
The downstairs area of our Tauranga lodge features kauri floors and kitchen, a comfortable lounge with open fire, dining area and generous balconies with access to the extensive grounds and gardens.
You can book the entire lodge or chose from the three guest rooms we have to offer, one of which is on the ground floor.
Exclusive Use – Enjoy exclusive use of the Lodge including use of all the Lodge facilities including all three bedrooms and reception areas as well as the kitchen and laundry on a self-catering basis. Perfect for a getaway with friends and family in luxurious and unique surroundings.
Principal Master Suite – The Principal Master Suite features an ensuite bathroom with a gorgeous claw-foot bath. Adjoining this suite is a lounge with doors to the turret and direct access to the extensive balconies on offer. Breakfast can be enjoyed together with spectacular views of the reserve and surrounding countryside.
Second Master Suite – The Second Master Suite at Charlemagne Lodge is located on the ground floor. Gorgeous private bathroom with many period features including a roll top bath, fittings and fixtures and stunning antique stained glass windows. The elegant décor is classical in hues of blue and white. Room rate includes a continental breakfast.
Twin Room – The twin room at Charlemagne Lodge offers plenty of comfortable space to accommodate the whole family or additional guests during your stay in the Bay of Plenty. Enjoy luxurious Victorian décor with rich red accents, beautiful views of the surrounding gardens and Kaimai ranges and relax and unwind in your ensuite bathroom.
Special Occasions – This Tauranga lodge can also be used for small private dinner parties, for up to 12 guests, for which we are happy to arrange catering to your taste and budget. From murder mystery dinners to corporate entertaining we will be delighted to discuss your requirements.
The function centre at our Bay of Plenty lodge can be used for larger events, of any type, from team building to product launches.
Weddings at our Bay of Plenty Luxury Lodge
A complete wedding service is available at our Tauranga lodge, and your event coordinator will arrange everything down to the last detail. We can do as much or as little as you would like.
We offer a beautiful backdrop for your Bay of Plenty wedding. Charlemagne Lodge is available for your photos inside or out. The adjoining scenic reserve lets guests stroll around and is ideal for wedding photos, as is the adjoining orchard.
The Kaimai ranges in the background and the rural outlook in the foreground make for a panoramic setting. In the evening, enjoy the majestic sunset over the ranges to the west.
The large patio area lends itself to casual BBQ events whilst the function room has plenty of space for a more formal wedding breakfast or dinner with seating for up to 120 guests.
Waiting and bar staff are provided, and our fully licensed premises allows us to offer you a full range of bar options. Parking is easy and access is convenient at this Tauranga lodge.
Catering options are also wide to fit any taste, from buffet to full silver service dinners. We can offer assistance in sourcing everything from the Celebrant to the DJ we can even arrange it all for you.
Our aim is to offer you flexibility in order to tailor-make your ideal wedding according to your personal taste and budget. It is our pleasure to discuss any additional requests, ideas and themes that you may desire to enhance your special day.
The Bay of Plenty
The Bay of Plenty is one of New Zealand's most exciting tourist destinations.
With some of the country's most beautiful coastline, rolling surf beaches, protected bays and lush forests, it's easy to see why the Bay of Plenty is so popular.
Located on the sheltered eastern coast of the North Island of New Zealand, the sunny Bay of Plenty is just three hours drive south of Auckland. Make sure the Bay of Plenty is on your 'must see' list of New Zealand destinations.
Rich in history and loaded with adventure activities, the Bay of Plenty is made up of several main towns, all with a unique holiday experiences to offer:
A few activities you might like to take part in during your stay at our luxury lodge in the Bay of Plenty include:
- Visit White Island, an active volcano, 50 kilometres off the coast
- Swim with the dolphins out of Tauranga Harbour
- Take a surf lesson at the Mt Maunganui Beach or boogie board the waves
- Take one of many gorgeous bush walks in the Bay of Plenty
- Visit waterfalls, lakes, incredible beaches, thermal hot springs
- Take to the air in a balloon, glider or try tandem sky diving
- Visit the trendy cafes at Mt Maunganui
- Go wine tasting at Mills Reef or Morton Estate
- Check out the nightlife in Tauranga City
You can also take part in one of the Bay of Plenty's many festivals and sporting events, such as Ironman, triathlons, surfing competitions, ocean speed boat racing and fishing, jazz festivals or food and wine festivals.
Home of the kiwifruit, the Bay of Plenty's warm climate, lush countryside and beautiful beaches make it an ideal holiday spot!