Murchison Lodge

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Premium bedding, free WiFi

Overview of Murchison Lodge

Murchison Lodge

3.5 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Social distancing
15 Grey Street, Murchison, 7007

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBoer War Memorial3 min walk
  • Popular LocationMurchison Museum12 min walk
  • Popular LocationMurchison Golf Club17 min walk

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About this area


Located in Murchison, Murchison Lodge is in a rural area and on a river. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Murchison Museum, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kahurangi National Park and Victoria Forest Park. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Boer War Memorial - 3 min walk
  • Murchison Museum - 12 min walk
  • Murchison Golf Club - 17 min walk
  • Mauria River Valley - 16 min drive
  • Buller Gorge - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 87 min drive


  • Commercial Hotel - 9 min walk
  • Hampden Hotel - 9 min walk
  • Zen’s Kitchen - 10 min walk
  • The Cow Shed Restaurant - 10 min walk
  • Sweet Dreams - 10 min walk

About this property

Murchison Lodge

3.5-star, adults-only guesthouse near Murchison Museum
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free guesthouse has a snack bar/deli and coffee/tea in a common area. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include free use of bicycles, a library and tour/ticket assistance. All 4 rooms offer free WiFi, kitchens and premium bedding. Guests will also find free bottled water and free toiletries.
Murchison Lodge offers 4 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Accommodation at this 3.5-star guest house has kitchens. Rooms have partially open bathrooms.
Recreational amenities at the guest house include complimentary bicycles.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free off-site parking

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Free bike hire


  • Library

Guest services

  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Massages


  • Designated smoking areas
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Premium bedding


  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Free toiletries

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchen

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Check-in from 3 PM - 7 PM


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Murchison Lodge
Fort Murchison Uganda/Murchison Falls National Park
Fort Murchison UgandaMurchiso
Murchison Lodge Murchison
Murchison Lodge Guesthouse
Murchison Lodge Guesthouse Murchison

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 47 out of 57 reviews
5 - Excellent 82%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 57 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 57 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 57 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 57 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent stay. Friendly welcome and initial overview of lodge. Very gracious and friendly hosts. Beautiful place and open plan. Will definitely stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful breakfast and lovely owners of the property
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Separate private room in big house.Lovely rural aspect Brilliant breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A lovely surprise to meet Phil and Daphne and enjoy a real immersion in nature. Highly recommended stopover. Great service and care.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020