The lodge is easily accessible by either vehicle or helicopter. Conveniently located on the shores of Lake Pukaki in the heart of the Mackenzie Basin, Lakestone Lodge is nestled on the hill above the Tekapo - Twizel Road (State Highway 8). On the main road between Christchurch and Queenstown it is easily accessible yet remains a quiet resting place on your travels. You can relax in a tranquil rural setting that is less than a 30 minute drive from Tekapo or a 10 minute drive from Twizel.

Approximate driving times from

Christchurch: 3 hours, 15 minutes

Queenstown: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Timaru: 1 hour, 45 minutes

Omarama:​  30 minutes

Oamaru:  1 hour, 50 minutes   

Fairlie:​  1 hour

Tekapo:​  30 minutes

Twizel:​  10 minutes

Mt. Cook Village:​ 45 minutes