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Introducing Steve & Raima Henery

1 Nov 2011

Your Hosts, our new Managers and Head Chef
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1st SEPTEMBER 2011

7 Sep 2011

The time has finally arrived!!!
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1st AUGUST 2011

1 Aug 2011

Greetings, Kia Ora
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Environmental Policy

Maruia River Lodge care about the impact we have on our environment and the greater ecosystem.

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Maruia River Lodge
State Highway 65, Shenandoah
Murchison, New Zealand

p. +64 3 523 9323  f. +64 3 523 9515

Welcome to Maruia River Lodge



From the 17th of November, 2013 for the foreseeable future.

Our sincere apologies for this inconvenience.

Due to a number of unforeseen issues we have had no choice but to close the Lodge & Café until further notice. We will be endeavouring to rectify all issues over the next few weeks. Apologies once again.

- Maruia River Lodge & Café Management & Staff

Welcome to the Maruia River Lodge & Cafe (formerly the Moonlight Lodge), a luxury wilderness haven on the banks of the beautiful Maruia River. Here, you can relax in quality accommodation in a remote setting, perfect to unwind or as a base for fly-fishing and other adventurous outdoor pursuits.
Maruia River Lodge Garden View

Ideally located between Christchurch & Nelson, this spectacular riverside retreat prides itself on providing modern comforts, fine food made from locally sourced ingredients and delicious New Zealand wines in a relaxed atmosphere.

We believe that privacy is paramount. Our seven luxurious detached cabins, each with their own private bathroom facilities and covered balcony, overlook the stunning Maruia River. Relax in comfort in this peaceful, wilderness haven.