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Property Ref: 72908

Premier Luxury Lodge in Oamaru For Sale

Property Type: Lodges

Sale Type: Freehold Going Concern

Region: Otago

Physical Address: 41Towey Street, Holmes Hill, Oamaru

Price: $3,500,000 (plus GST if any)

Broker: Gessica Veras

Mobile: +6421 269 1384


Welcome to the Pen-y-bryn Lodge one of Oamaru’s historic gems.

This is an incredible opportunity to own this unique Freehold Going Concern where history meets luxury.

This iconic property boasts a rich history dating back to its construction in 1889. Meticulously maintained over the years, this unique property exudes timeless charm and elegance.

Nestled atop South Hill in Oamaru, this remarkable property boasts seven bedrooms, nine bathrooms, and spans 830sqm, offering luxurious living and breathtaking views.

Designated as a category one historic site by Heritage NZ, this sprawling estate sits on 5,059sqm of meticulously manicured gardens, showcasing timeless elegance. Constructed from rare West Coast wood, it stands as one of Australasia’s largest single-story dwellings.

Step inside to discover a journey back to the Victorian era, every detail within this space is a testament to its uniqueness, from the exquisite Italian ceilings to the grand open fires, from the vintage antique furniture to the tournament-sized billiards table. The lodge is adorned with artwork and furnishings that date over a century, reflecting the rich history of its surroundings.

Additionally, the Lodge features a fully equipped commercial kitchen, wine cellar, three expansive living areas, a cosy gym, a vibrant games room, a sumptuous dining area, a secluded private backyard, and a separate manager’s quarters (containing two of the bedrooms), ensuring every aspect of comfort and functionality is meticulously catered to.

Beyond its historic charm, Pen-y-bryn thrives as Oamaru’s premier accommodation, offering unparalleled luxury and business potential. Don’t miss the chance to own this extraordinary piece of history where luxury meets legacy.

For more information or to arrange your viewing, please contact the specialist Accommodation Business Broker, Gessica Veras, AREINZ, on 021 2691384 or email

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Property Details

Property Type


Sale Type

Freehold Going Concern



Physical Address

41Towey Street, Holmes Hill, Oamaru


$3,500,000 (plus GST if any)

Contact Agents

Gessica Veras

Business Broker
Southland & Otago
International: +6421 269 1384
NZ Mobile: 021 269 1384



Business Broker Adrian Chisholm

Adrian Chisholm

PRINCIPAL | Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Business Broker
Head Office | Queenstown & Central Otago
International: +64 21 727 888
NZ Mobile: 021 727 888



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