The lodge is nestled on a large grassed area at the edge of the bush on the south side of Nydia Bay.
No camping is allowed at Nydia Lodge. Nydia Campsite is approximately 1 hr 30 min walk from Nydia Lodge.
You can book the entire lodge or a bunkroom.
Whole lodge: $470
This gives you a bunkroom with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities.
Bookings are open for stays from 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2023.
Bookings are required all year.
A $10 service fee applies to phone and in-person booking. This is a limited service – book online first. An in-person booking is dependent on there being space available.
The lodge is locked year round, note the access arrangements below:
1 May to 31 October You will receive a lockbox code on confirmation of your online booking. The lockbox will have a key to access your bunkroom, the kitchen and bathrooms.
1 November to 30 April A hut warden is present who will unlock the premises.
Nydia Bay, Pelorus Sound. The lodge can be accessed by boat, walking or mountain biking. Water transport can be arranged with operators in Havelock. Walking or mountain biking access is via the Nydia Track.
Nydia Lodge is a great base for boating, walking, fishing, mountain biking and swimming and is well suited to those using the Nydia Track, as well as to large groups.
Base yourself at one of the many campsites or at a hut or lodge - enjoy water activities or explore the tracks in the area.
The 27 km Nydia Track offers walkers and cyclists great views and varied track conditions. Plan on an overnight stop at Nydia Bay where you can explore the history and coastline.
The roster for the 2021/22 season is now open.