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Milford Sound

Don't just dream it, come see it.

Premium Riverside Chalet at Milford Sound, Fiordland, New Zealand
Views of the kitchen, bedroom and sitting room at Milford Sound Lodge's 2-Bedroom River Chalet.
Picnic tables outside Milford Sound Lodge Mountain View Chalet accommodation.
A lady in a yellow jacket sitting on the edge of her campervan at the Milford Sound Lodge Rainforest Campervan Park.
Premium Riverside Chalets
2-Bedroom Garden Chalet Suites
Mountain View Chalets
Rainforest Campervan Park


Milford Sound Lodge is a welcoming sanctuary after a day exploring Fiordland. Stay a little longer and explore a little deeper.

Luxurious, studio chalets with a front-row position overlooking the Cleddau River. Perfect for couples, nature-lovers or anyone in need of some serious time out. Our star attraction.


For families or friends, a 2-bedroom chalet with kitchenette set within our forest gardens. All the comforts of home with a focus on stress-free relaxation. Spacious and soothing for the soul.


A beautifully-appointed studio chalet with outdoor deck. Your personal sanctuary after a day exploring Milford Sound. Unhindered mountain views will mesmerise.


Powered campervan sites amongst the rainforest. Includes 24-hour kitchen, guest lounge and laundry. The ultimate NZ must-do and the only place to park for the night in Milford Sound.  Last night for bookings 31st May 2023.


Crispy Pork at Pio Pio Restaurant Milford Sound
Evening dining


Pio Pio Restaurant

A NZ must-do dining experience at Milford Sound’s only restaurant. Discover a cosy, friendly restaurant where you can enjoy your fill of New Zealand food, wine and craft beers.


A Southern Discoveries boat slices through the sound with tourists aboard on a sunny day.


Milford Sound Cruises

See the best of Milford Sound with a boat cruise on this iconic fiord. Get out on the water and discover towering waterfalls, lush rainforest, sheer granite cliffs and cheeky marine life.

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A helicopter flies above the Milford Sound near sunset between mountain peaks.


Scenic flights

Soar over glaciers, towering peaks, hidden lakes and waterfalls for a view of Fiordland and Southern Alps that must be seen to be believed. Light plane or helicopter flights depart from the nearby airport.

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Two hikers stand on a bridge along the Milford Track.


More than a day hike, this is a day hike on the world-famous Milford Track 

Fiordland offers a feast of hiking options, but by far, the most spectacular and most iconic is the Milford Track. Base yourself at Milford Sound Lodge and sample the world-famous Milford Track for yourself with an incredible day walk from Milford Sound.

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A couple enjoying a hot coffee sitting on a log outside the Milford Sound Lodge Mountain View Chalets


The best of Milford Sound in one booking

For the Relaxers (2 night package)

Our most popular package; a luxuriously self-indulgent getaway. Enjoy an early check in and late check out for 48 hours of blissful escapism.  Two rejuvenating nights at our rainforest lodge with breakfast delivered to your chalet each morning and a Milford Sound Nature Cruise.

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For the Adventurers (2 night package)

See more, do more with our 3 day/2 night adventure activity package. A Milford Sound cruise, Kayak trip, Milford Track Day Walk and breakfast each day and two rejuvenating nights at our rainforest lodge.

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For the Romantics (2 night package)

Our most requested package to celebrate a special couples milestone.  A Milford Sound cruise, breakfast each day and two rejuvenating nights at our rainforest lodge.

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Location map

Where we are

A tour guide shows guests the through the bush on a private Milford Sound Lodge tour.

Need help planning your trip to Milford Sound?

Everything you need to know about visiting Milford Sound and driving the Milford road.

Planning Your Trip to Milford Sound

What our guests say

Worth the visit & the money

Nothing can prepare you for Milford Sound, NZ. I have seen so many photographs etc over my years as a New Zealander, but it's pure beauty, and feeling of being in the raw wilderness, is something you have to experience yourself. The Lodge is super cosy with a high level of comfort. Such a wonderful place to wake up too.........you pull back the blinds from the floor to ceiling windows, and are greeted by magnificent mountains, native bush and sparking waters (if it is sunny). But even on a cloudy and moody day it is still amazing!  The coffee and meals are great, and the Staff are friendly and helpful.  Highly recommend for your Bucket List.

Toni Wilson-Adams

Best Campsite!

The powered sites were private and tranquil. The showers were the best I've been in! Really, they're great! The forest setting is breathtaking and the river flowing at the camp is a lovely walk. The site is a short walk to the sound."

Deanne T

Stunning Accommodation

Without question the two bedroom garden chalet was just about the most tastefully designed accommodation I’ve ever stayed in. It still smelled brand new and it was beautifully considered in every detail. As an architect myself I was overwhelmingly surprised by how good it was. It looks so much better in real life than it does in the photos which really don’t do it justice.  I stay in a lot of high quality accommodation around the world but I have to say this was just about as good as anything I’ve stayed in……. and it was totally unexpected."

David H

Simply the Best

We had an amazing stay in the Garden View Chalet. Fabulous views from the bedroom and living area. Beautifully designed furnishings and linen. Divine beds. Amazing breakfast cinnamon rolls were great. Restaurant was also beautiful.