Fire Destroys Luxury Lodge

Posted by on 05/01/2014

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Guests at a 2 storey lodge luxury lodge fled a fire at the private retreat on Wentworth Valley Road, just outside Whangamata on Sunday morning.

Fire services were called to Wentworth Lodge at about 2.45am.

Eleven fire appliances attended to the fire to prevent it from spreading to nearby properties.

Everybody was evacuated and no one was injured, but the lodge has been severely damaged and partially collapsed.

Investigations are underway to determine the cause of the fire.

Photo via Bushland Park Lodge on Facebook