Cross Hill Domes on the Shores of Lake Hāwea, New Zealand

Looking to enjoy the natural beauty of New Zealand in a way that doesn’t compromise your comfort or style? Cross Hill Lodge & Domes offers the best in unique glamping accommodations – and, it’s less than a 1.5 hour scenic drive from Queensland.

Cross Hill is just a short walk from the shores of Lake Hāwea. There are six 24-ft. domes, where  you can stay in your own private geo dome and use it as a basecamp from which to explore the spectacular wonders of New Zealand’s Southern Lakes region.  

Couple enjoying sunset - Cross Hill Domes, New Zealand

Nestled in the foothills of Glen Dene Station, Cross Hill Lodge & Domes lies within the parklike surroundings of ‘The Camp’.

The geo domes are artfully scattered around the flowing natural landscape. Each geo dome has its own luxurious bathroom, kitchenette, king-sized bed, and plenty of space for luggage and gear to be securely tucked away. The giant window at the front of the domes really makes you feel immersed in nature – and, a privacy curtain is there when you want a bit of seclusion.

24-ft. Dome interior - Cross Hill, New Zealand

But wait, that’s not all! Staying in a dome gives you access to the main lodge, with plenty of cozy spots to read a book, chat by the fire and meet fellow travelers. 

Sustainability is a core tenet that can be seen in many aspects at Cross Hill. Hosts, Sarah and Richard  Burdo, have always had a strong connection to the land and love sharing their high country hospitality with their guests. The warmth of natural spaces brings people together with a genuine sense of community – it’s not long before guests at Cross Hill become part of a social family.

24-ft. Dome - Cross Hill, New Zealand

Cross Hill Lodge & Domes invites you to enjoy the glamping experience of a lifetime. Explore their colorful website to learn about all the amenities and activities they offer – as well as, the many spectacular places to visit while you are there.