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Property Ref: 57379

Mt Hutt Lodge Management Rights for Sale

Property Type: Management Rights

Sale Type: Management Rights

Region: Canterbury

Physical Address: Mt Hutt Lodge Zig Zag Road, Rakaia Gorge, New Zealand

Price: LAND, BUILDINGS & BUSINESS, $1,575,000 + GST (if any)

Broker: Dilan De Silva

Mobile: +64 27 444 9692


Fantastic Management Rights Sale and a Great Location

Mount Hutt Lodge is situated in an elevated position facing west towards Mt. Hutt, overlooking the picturesque Rakaia river on the inland scenic route between Darfield and Methven, Canterbury. The breathtaking views of the Lodge and the close proximity to the Rakaia George is one of the reason for this fantastic business model.

Approximately one hour’s drive from Christchurch International Airport, guests at Mount Hutt Lodge come to the area for skiing, snowboarding, exploring the Rakaia river which offers world-class trout and salmon fishing, jet-boating, hunting, golfing, tramping, walking, horse-trekking, and other outdoor activities, on a year-round basis. Mount Hutt Lodge is just 10 minutes’ drive from the Mt Hutt ski area base carpark, and 12 minutes’ to Methven, a town with a good range of amenities. The scenic beauty of the area – river gorge, stunning mountains and farmland, is a huge attraction for locals and tourists alike.

We have established an excellent lifestyle business with multiple revenue streams in this magnificent location.

Sale includes:

  • Restaurant & Bar with a fantastic view
  • Three Bedroom Managers Apartment
  • Accommodation Units (1 x studio motel unit, 1x one-bedroom apartment) owned by the current managers
  • Freehold Development Land with resource consent owned by the managers
  • Revenue generation opportunity by managing time share businesses
  • Supporting body corporate
  • A new eco-sewerage system

The management of other timeshare units on the site, the swimming pool, and work on behalf of the Body Corporate, all have the potential to provide additional income.
Take advantage of this interesting lifestyle combination of business and property with strong potential for further growth and development as New Zealand rides the wave of a strong tourism boom. Ideal for a chef and family, accommodation investor/developer or for an entrepreneur with an eye for an excellent tourism opportunity.

From the property it is 5 minutes by helicopter to Mt Hutt, 10 minutes drive to Methven and 10 minutes to the new Opuke Methven Hot Pools. In addition to the approximately 200,000 visitors attracted to Mt. Hutt Ski field and town every year, the hot pools are designed to attract an additional 150,000 visitors throughout the year.

Mt Hutt Ski Area is an internationally acclaimed facility and is the most popular ski area in the Canterbury region, being fully commercial, boasting the longest snow season as well as the closest ski area to the largest urban area in the South Island, Christchurch city some 100 km away.

Please contact specialist Accommodation Business Broker, Dilan De Silva, on 027 444 9692 or email

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Mt Hutt Lodge Management Rights For Sale

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Property Details

Property Type

Management Rights

Sale Type

Management Rights



Physical Address

Mt Hutt Lodge Zig Zag Road, Rakaia Gorge, New Zealand


LAND, BUILDINGS & BUSINESS, $1,575,000 + GST (if any)

Contact Agents


Dilan De Silva

Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Business Broker
Upper South Island
International: +64 27 444 9692
NZ Mobile: 027 444 9692



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