|Location: New Zealand - South Island
The famous American author/angler Zane Grey described New Zealand as an "Angler's Eldorado." He was right on the mark, especially when one looks at the trout fishery. New Zealand has developed a reputation for having the best sighted river fishing for trout in the world.
Owen River Lodge, a Qualmark 5-Star rated property, is an owner-managed operation that specializes in fly fishing yet also caters to nonfishers. With comfortable cottage suites and sensational modern cuisine featuring fresh herbs and vegetables from their own organic garden, this lodge is sure to please. Attention to detail, a dedicated house staff and a high level of service are hallmarks at Owen River.