Terms and Conditions

Checking In/Out

Checking in is available from 2pm to 7pm on the day of arrival. Check-out time is 10am on the day of departure. Early or late check-in and/or check-out is by arrangement only.

Credit Card and Online Payments:

Charges will be made against the card details to confirm your booking. We also offer card payment by phone.
Online reservations require authorization of a credit card to confirm booking.
Clients using Maestro and Discover credit cards are required to pay the booking in full prior to checkin using the following link https://kikiwalodge.nz/additional-payment/ as these cards are not accepted via our regular payment system.

Changes in reservation term:

Any change in reservation term will be treated as a new booking and additional charges may apply.
Any extension to a booking is subject to availability of rooms.
Earlier departure other than the reserved date will result in full charges for the booked room unless we can relet the booked accommodation.


Cancellation within thirty (30) days of arrival date: 25% forfeit of the total booking price.
Cancellation within fourteen (14) days of arrival date: 100% forfeit of the total booking price.
Kikiwa Lodge is a intimate boutique accommodation and late cancellations affect us greatly. We will endeavour to rebook the room and if successful will not levy any cancellation charge.
Last minute bookings can be cancelled free of charge up to four (4) hours after the booking has been made. Please see our cancellation policy.
We strongly recommend guests take out travel insurance to protect themselves against unexpected changes to their travel plans.


This is a smoke free lodge.
There is no smoking inside the lodge or on the grounds.
In the event of someone found to have smoked in the room, additional cleaning charges will apply.
We reserve the right to charge such costs and any resulting loss of income, to the registered guest.


Kikiwa Lodge is an adult environment that does not cater for children.

Overdue Accounts:

All accounts are payable on departure. We reserve the right to charge overdue/recovery fees on all accounts not paid by due date.


No Laundry facilities are available.

Removed Items:

All items including bed and bath linen located in guest rooms are provided for the comfort of our guests and are not to be removed for any reason.
Any items removed from a guests room will be charged to the guests credit card including freight and any other costs associated with the replacement of the item removed.


Please call Steve or Maryann if you have any questions on +64 3 5211020

For guests staying for more than one night, clean linen, towels and room cleaning can be supplied upon request.


Privacy Policy:

Collection of personal information and your privacy
Personal information is any information about you that identifies you, or by which your identity can reasonably be ascertained.

Why personal information is collected by Kikiwa Lodge
To assist in providing services you request from the Site.
To provide further information to you about other Kikiwa Lodge products, services, specials or promotions which we consider may be of interest to you.

Do we disclose personal information to anyone else?
No personal information is disclosed to any third party.

Contact you by text or email
You agree that we, may contact you by email or text message (if you provide us with a mobile phone number).

Security of personal information
Security of personal information is important to us and we take all reasonable precautions to protect personal information from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.

Holding, correction and updating personal information
Any personal information that you provide to us will be collected and held by us at Kikiwa Lodge, 1676 Korere-Tophouse Rd, Kikiwa, St Arnaud, 7072

Under the Privacy Act 1993 you have the right of access to, and correction of, personal information we hold.

If you find that information we hold about you is incorrect, please contact us immediately and we will correct it. Our contact address is listed on this website.

Payment Security
Your payment is processed through eWAY Payment Gateway. eWAY secures all your customer and credit-card data with military-grade software and servers, and the highest level of encryption available.Kikiwa Lodge will not store or transfer any of your credit card information. All data is transferred using eWAY secure servers