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@emily.intransit Visits Cross Hill Geo Domes

Emily: “Cross Hill Geo Domes is luxury camping at its finest” From the moment you arrive at Cross Hill, you know you are somewhere special. The warm greeting you receive from the staff is complimented by the cosy feeling you get the second you enter the dome. Surrounded by nature and right on the shores ...

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Posted: January 18, 2022Categories: Enjoy, Explore

A Girls Trip to The Domes

Our guide for planning the perfect girls trip at the Domes.   When guests roll up to Cross Hill Geo Domes & Lodge, one dead giveaway that it’s a girls trip is the overstuffed boot of the car. The Domes are the perfect place for the girls to have an escape from their busy lives ...

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Posted: December 20, 2021Category: Enjoy

WAO Aotearoa Summit 2021

We are passionate about sustainability here across all our businesses; The Camp, Cross Hill and Glen Dene Hunting & Fishing and Glen Dene Station. If you too are passionate about sustainability, our planet and people and want to learn how to implement regenerative practice, then the 2021 Aotearoa WAO Summit, held in Wanaka and Queenstown, ...

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Posted: October 20, 2021Category: Sustainability

Top 5 Wineries in Wanaka

Wanaka is often overlooked by the uninitiated when it comes to wine and vineyards, playing a second fiddle to the more famous Central Otago wineries. However, Wanaka punches well above its weight in the world of wine and is known by those in the know as a spectacular location to produce exceptional wines. With multi ...

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Posted: September 14, 2021Categories: Enjoy, Explore

Sustainable Cleaning – ENJO

Throughout Cross Hill Lodge & Domes, and at The Camp, we use sustainable cleaning products to ensure while we create a clean and welcoming environment for our guests, we are protecting our land, waterways and environment for future generations. We use ENJO, a water-based cleaning process. Want to know more? Read on for the history ...

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Posted: September 7, 2021Tags: , Category: Sustainability

Introducing Ashley & Co

Our vision at Cross Hill is to share stories and connect people with our land, our community, our people and our country. All our suppliers are specifically chosen for their ethical and forward thinking approach to sustainability and our environment. Our bathroom scents of choice are by Ashley & Co, a New Zealand owned and ...

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Posted: August 12, 2021Tags: , Category: Our Partners

The Camp Lake Hawea takes out title of best new build for unique geo dome project

Media release from The Camp, Lake Hawea 11 August 2021 The Camp Lake Hawea takes out title of best new build for unique geo dome project A multi-million-dollar eco-dome glamping retreat on the shores of Lake Hawea has taken out the title of best new build over $100,000 at an industry awards ceremony last weekend. ...

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Posted: August 12, 2021Category: News

Night sky gazing at Cross Hill Lodge – Blood moon May 2021

Cross Hill is perfectly located to experience the wonders of the night sky. Our geodesic domes have clear fronts and floor to ceiling windows enabling you to lie in your comfy bed and see the stars, moon and night sky at its best. This week guests will be in for an extra special event. On ...

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Posted: May 24, 2021Category: Night Sky

About Geo Domes

CREATING PREMIUM ACCOMMODATION IN LAKE HAWEA Over the decades, domes have been successfully employed as relief tents, festival structures and winter shelters along with their extensive use as wilderness accommodation. Growing in popularity is geo domes as tiny homes and permanent homes for people across the globe. The chosen domes were sustainable, efficient, aesthetically pleasing ...

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Posted: April 14, 2021Category: About us

Welcome to Cross Hill

Nurturing people’s powerful connections to the area’s unique landscape and the people they cross paths with is at the heart of the team’s vision for Cross Hill Lodge and Domes. Established by Richard and Sarah Burdon to complement their farming and accommodation operations, Cross Hill is a unique rural accommodation destination set in the foothills ...

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Posted: April 14, 2021Category: About us