Awards

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Blanket Bay named in Andrew Harper's Top 20 International Hideaways

Sep 10, 2014

Queenstown, New Zealand: Luxury lodge Blanket Bay has again received a prestigious accolade – named as one of the world’s Top 20 International Hideawa...

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Blanket Bay Lodge ranked one of world's best

Sep 8, 2013

Luxury hideaway Blanket Bay has been named in the top 20 of Australian travel magazine International Traveller’s inaugural 100 Best Hotels and Resorts...

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Blanket Bay chef wins New Zealand Commis Chef of the Year

Sep 4, 2012

Kate Florence, a young chef from Blanket Bay has claimed the prestigious New Zealand Commis Chef of the Year title for 2012, the third time it has gon...

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Voted one of the World's Top 20 Hideaways

Nov 4, 2011

Blanket Bay again is named one of the world’s ‘Top 20 International Hideaways’ for 2011 by Andrew Harper’s legendary Hideaway Report. This annual surv...

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Blanket Bay voted in the World's Top 10 Hideaways

Apr 11, 2011

The discerning readers of the prestigious Andrew Harpers Hideaway Report have voted Blanket Bay 6th in the Top 20 Hideaways in the world, and the best...

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Blanket Bay culinary team continues to harvest awards

Jul 31, 2009

Blanket Bay's all-star culinary team has struck gold again with multiple award wins in two prestigious New Zealand competitions. Two young chefs from...

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Blanket Bay Executive Chef Named

Jan 2, 2009

Media Release from Blanket Bay Lodge 17 November 2008   MULTI AWARD-WINNING CHEF TAKES THE REINS AT BLANKET BAY   Multi-award winning chef Mark S...

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Blanket coverage

Nov 12, 2008

Blanket coverage Michelle Rowe mixes creature comforts with occasional bursts of energy at a luxury lodge on New Zealand's South Island ...

New Zealand Lodge wins Travel Oscar

Oct 9, 2008

The announcement is the result of one of the world's most comprehensive travel trade polls. From the Seychelles to Scotland, Brazil to the Bahamas, tr...

Blanket Bay Commis Chef, Joseph Clarke wins New Zealand Commis Chef of the Year 2007

Sep 12, 2007

The New Zealand Culinary Fare is the top event on the hospitality industry calendar where New Zealand's top chefs, waiters, sommeliers, baristas,...