Welcome To Dusky Lodge
Dusky Lodge located in Kaikoura is a great place to relax, unwind and take in the great views and spectacular sunsets from our extensive decks.
We have the perfect set up for backpackers or groups who are looking for budget accommodation while exploring the local region. In summer, soak up the sun at our resort style complex with a large outdoor pool and enjoy a choice of cuisine from our pool cafe. In winter, get cozy by the roaring fire, pick from our range of board games or relax in the spa. We are also dog friendly. Book direct with us and save 10% or if you are a member of The Backpacker Group save 20% off your accommodation.
Dusky Lodge really is lodge quality at budget prices!
We have business's in town that offer discounts to our guests
Black Rabbit Pizza, Emporium Brewery, The Grouper Garage Bar & Restaurant, Poppy's Cafe, King Tide Eatery,
The Beach House Cafe SAVE 10%
Kaikoura Kayaks Save 15% and Kaikoura Fishing Charter POA
To get your discount you need to show your room key, to find out more talk to our staff
Here's what makes your stay with us so special
Our large outdoor pool and spa is the ideal way to relax with a book. The cafe is open, enjoy our delicious coffee and menu during the mornings.
We are the group specialists of Kaikoura. Sports teams, school groups, tourist groups, university groups you name it they have probably stayed with us.
Sign up to The Backpacker Group and save 20% off your accommodation at Dusky Lodge. To find out more go to www.thebackpackergroup.co.nz
I stayed in a Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm. I loved it even though our stay was only for 14 hours. I must appreciate the team who ensured my tripod stand was kept
Great basic accommodation. The pool was a real hit and having the bar / restaurant beside was awesome.
We stayed for one night and it was fantastic! We got a private family room with an ensuite, the beds were nice and the room was spacious. The pool and spa were
Josh Borella – Frontiers Abroad Instructor, 2019 Frontiers Abroad has been coming to the Dusky lodge for several years now and typically we come twice a
Josh Borella – Frontiers Abroad Instructor, 2019
Clean and plenty facilities, good Wifi, very affordable and excellent staff. The hostel Dog is an absolute highlight! Highly recommend staying here. Also the
Clean and well presented rooms with very well organised kitchen with great storage and very clean. Great service for our late check in and friendly reception
Great stay! The lodge had all the essentials and made it easy to stay with two family members and a dog (pet friendly yay!). We were heading up Mt Fyffe the
Awesome location, lovely pools, friendly helpful staff and clean facilities. It is very good value for money. The kitchen is well equipped. The showers have
Awesome pool and spa, beautiful amenities, very clean and modern, wonderful staff
Bruce – Renwick Premiers, 2021 The facilities and accommodation were excellent and perfect for the boys stay and the Management and players would like
Bruce – Renwick Premiers