"Donnelly Lakes will always be our home away from home. For beauty and tranquility it stands with the best overseas has to offer."

- Paula and Iain






Our Chalets



We cater for the discerning holidaymaker who wants more then just accommodation! Honeymooners, overseas travellers, fisher folk and families looking for a memorable experience will find our service and facilities ideal.

Our spacious lakeside chalets are fully equiped for self catering. Pricing starts from only $190 per couple per night.

All chalets have:

  • private outdoor heated spas with stunning lake views

  • gas barbecue

  • DVD and mini hi-fi system for your entertainment. Please note due to the surrounding forest, free to air TV is not available. 

  • air conditioning for cooling

  • cosy wood fires

  • 2 person canoe and trout fishing access to our well-stocked lake

 All that is required are your immediate food needs and personal items.



Super Deluxe chalet with dual ensuites


It is perfect for guests who prefer superior accommodation. Teal was built specifically for two couples who like to travel together, but enjoy the privacy of their own facilities.

Generous in proportions, it also has its own private jetty and lakeside picnic area. This adults only chalet is also popular with honeymooners. Teal is superbly appointed with lake views from every room. 

Price: from $235 (1 bedroom) or $295 (2 bedrooms)








Two bedrooms; one queen, two single beds


Kingfisher enjoys commanding views over the lake and gazebo, being the perfect place to watch trout rise on a setting sun. A two bedroom chalet with 1 queen and 2 single beds, it is ideal for couples or families. The kitchen, as in all chalets, is extremely well-equipped with oven, hot plates, microwave oven and good sized 2 door fridge. A great selection of crockery, cutlery and glassware in every chalet allows you to dine in style!

Price:  $205 per night per couple

Additional guests $40 per person per night




Two bedrooms; one queen, two single beds


Ibis is a two bedroom chalet. It has a queen bed in one room and 2 singles in the other so that it can accommodate 4 people.

Price: from $215 per night per couple

Additional guests $40 per person per night






Two bedrooms with queen beds


Heron is tucked away to offer privacy. It has two bedrooms each with queen- sized beds, perfect for two couples travelling together. The special features in Heron make it a popular choice with honeymooners. As with all our chalets, Heron has colour co-ordinated soft furnishings.

Price: $215 per night per couple 

Additional guests $40 per person per night






Three bedroom chalet

Spoonbill is our three-bedroomed chalet and a great entertainer - ideal for families or groups it has two queen-sized bedrooms and a twin room. It is very secluded, being at the far end of the lake with a large outdoor deck area beside the spa, enjoying views over the lake and forest.

Price: $215 per night per couple 

Additional guests $40 per person per night






For that extra special memory why not upgrade your stay to one of our packages.