Accommodation in the heart of Leigh

Your Hosts Keith and Lynn


We have two gorgeous chalets, one double story chalet with adjoining bathroom, double and single beds upstairs, and a double bed downstairs.

The other chalet includes a double and single bed with a fold out double bed, ensuite and all at a very affordable prices.


We have a double room with a double bed and a single bed, and a dorm with four single beds which is ideal for the getaway fishing weekends. All Linen Supplied.


2012 fishing comp

During your stay you will have full use of the communal kitchen and BBQ area which is under cover and includes tea and coffee making facilities. For your entertainment there is also a pool table, dart board and many great fishing stories from your hosts. (Full use of the fish cleaning facilities and smoke house)


Charters for fishing and diving are organized on your request, as is the hiring of fishing rods and gear. If you wish, a 100 meter walk to the Leigh wharf will provide you with great family fishing and live bait fishing. The Leigh harbor also provides some great rock fishing and some of New Zealand's most spectacular coastal bush walks, all within five minutes of the lodge. Within a five minute drive you can also explore the world renowned Goat Island marine reserve; which has awesome snorkeling, diving, picnicking areas and more beautiful coastal walks.

Leigh village only three minutes walk from the lodge, has a variety of local shops for general needs including: cafes, bars and great takeaways.

Keith brings in a nice size Hapuka

hapuka caught


All travellers and backpackers are welcome and catered for. Adult per night $45 and children over 5 years $25.00 per night. A deposit of 50% is payable on booking confirmation and can be paid by cheque to Leigh Fishing Lodge, Box 67, Leigh, 1241. Deposits are fully refundable with 14 days notice of cancellation.

For all pricing quotes and general inquires, please don't hesitate to contact us.