Stunning mountain to sea views, Paramata Lodge is luxury accommodation in a beautiful and peaceful setting, where the forest, waterways and beach provide wildlife adventures beside the lodge. Relax and watch from the windows or explore the nature. It’s your choice!

30 minutes drive south of Hokitika en route to Franz Josef Glacier and central to the West Coast’s best scenic attractions. Sophisticated and spacious, Paramata Lodge has an elegant handcrafted contemporary style with artworks, sculptural garden, library and piano. 

Uniqueness abounds! Beautiful guest bed rooms with superking size beds within an affordable price, located in a piece of paradise, with home grown food and extraordinary cuisine and NZ wines. You are hosted by two very knowledgeable New Zealanders who will show you rare native birds, ancient forest giants and their sustainable wilderness lifestyle.

Neil is the artist and Kathy the nature guide. Kathy heads the West Coast Branch of New Zealand’s oldest and largest conservation organisation, Forest and Bird. You'll love it here!