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Blanket Bay travel42 Hotel Review


Blanket Bay travel42 Professional Hotel Review

Location and History

Located 40 minutes south of Queenstown, this stunning American-owned property (a former Levi Strauss & Co. president bought the land in 1972 to build a lakeside residence) creates the feel of a late-19th-century Rocky Mountain lodge with high beamed ceilings, handcrafted oak doors, slate floors and 25 roaring stone fireplaces. Yet, fortuitously, it fits seamlessly into the dramatic New Zealand landscape.

On a sunny summer day, the drive to get here, along one ...

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