FAQs

Ben Nevis Lodge is unique and with so many options to enjoy, we love hearing from you and answering any questions. The most frequent questions are below for all others, please contact us.

No. You and your party will be the only guests to experience Ben Nevis station while you're staying with us.

The journey to Nevis Valley is part of the unique experience of Ben Nevis Station. There are three main modes of transport to get there:
1. A ten-minute helicopter flight from Queenstown

2. A one-hour drive from Queenstown to the start of the famous Nevis Road which is New Zealand highest unpaved public road. It is a one-hour scenic 4WD drive over the pass to your lodge.

Ben Nevis Station is open year-round. Each season offers a different landscape and variations of experiences and adventures.

There is the rare occasion that a large snow dump make access in or out closed for a day.

While at the lodge, there is good mobile coverage and wireless internet. While travelling through out the Nevis Valley, there are times when mobile may and may not be available.

Ben Nevis Station is about unique, enriching experiences personalised for you that leverage the uniqueness of the location. So, what that means is your comfort is what is important, not fashion.

For day time, outdoor active wear and shoes, sun block and a hat to protect from the sun are required. Bathing suit for a spa after a long day is recommended.

For night time, as the temperatures drop in the valley, long pants and warm jacket is required.