The Summit Lodge


5-star hotel


12 Google Reviews

ETIC bronze rating
6.4 / 10
42.52 kg CO2e


The Summit Lodge

Free WiFi

No Smooking Rooms

Free parking


4 Admiral Road, Gladstone, 5883 Gladstone, New Zealand [View Map]

ETIC silver rating

6.4 / 10

The Summit Lodge offers bed and breakfast accommodation that includes complimentary Wi-Fi access. Each room is equipped with its own private patio and a bathroom that features under-floor heating. Guests can unwind and relax in the spacious guest lounge, which is furnished with a 52-inch TV, complete with satellite channels, a surround sound system, and a DVD player. The air-conditioned lounge provides direct access to the expansive gardens and is furnished with comfortable leather recliner chairs and an inviting open fire. A delicious breakfast is included in the room rate and consists of a variety of options such as breakfast cereals, fresh seasonal fruit, yogurts, and a selection of bread and jams. Hot cooked dishes are also available, including locally sourced bacon and free-range eggs. Complimentary tea and coffee are also provided for guests to enjoy at their leisure. Additionally, all rooms at The Summit Lodge are equipped with double-glazed windows, providing guests with a peaceful and quiet environment. Towels and bathrobes are supplied for added comfort, and heating and air conditioning are available to ensure a pleasant stay.


Most Popular Facilities

Indoor Swimming pool

Free WiFi


Non-Smoking rooms



Good Breakfast


Toilet with grab rails

Wheelchair accessible



Wardrobe or closet


Board games/puzzles


Internet services



Invoice provided




Special diet menus (on request)



Picnic area

Outdoor furniture

Sun terrace





Toilet paper


Bath or shower

Private bathroom






Adult only

Air conditioning

Non-smoking throughout


Private entrance


Facilities for disabled guests

Non-smoking rooms



Room Amenities

Socket near the bed

Clothes rack




Fire extinguishers

Smoke alarms

Security alarm

Key access

24-hour security

Living Area


ETIC Green Scores

ETIC silver rating

6.4 / 10


42.52 kg CO2e

THE ETIC Silver Certification is awarded to ethical and sustainable hotels having a score of at least 6 out of 10.

Thresholds for "good" kg CO2e scores can vary depending on the context and the specific activity being measured. However, in the context of hotel stays, a relatively good kg CO2e score could be considered below 10 kg CO2e per room per night. This would indicate that the hotel is implementing energy-efficient practices and utilizing cleaner energy sources, resulting in a lower environmental impact.

What Makes The Hotel Ethical And Sustainable

The hotel has implemented various practices to promote ESG/CSR. They have recycling bins available to guests and ensure waste is recycled. The property also has a water cooler/dispenser instead of single-use plastic water bottles. They do not use single-use plastic miniature shampoo, conditioner, and body wash bottles, straws, cups, cutlery/plates. The hotel has water-efficient toilets and offers the option for guests to opt-out of daily room cleaning and reuse towels. Most of the food provided at the property is locally sourced and vegetarian and vegan menu options are offered. The hotel also makes efforts to reduce food wastage. Additionally, all windows in the property are double-glazed. [more...]

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Etic Green Scores

Learn more about the ETIC Green Standard (EGS)

I. Environment (5.5)
1.1. Conserving Resources 4.6
1.1.1. Environment Friendly 5.2
1.1.2. Consumable Goods 2.6
1.1.3. Energy Conservation 7.7
1.1.4. Water Conservation 2.7
1.2. Reducing Pollution 7.5
1.2.1. GHG 7.7
1.2.2. Waste Water 7.3
1.2.3. Waste Management 6.2
1.2.4. Harmful Substances 8
1.2.5. Minimize Polution 8.2
1.3. Conserving Biodiversity, Ecosytems and Landscapes 4.4
1.3.1. Wildlife Species 6.7
1.3.2. Wildlife Captivity 4
1.3.3. Landscaping 4.4
1.3.4. Biodiversity Conservation 4.7
1.3.5. Interaction with wildlife 2.2
II. Social (5.9)
2.1. Fair Trade 6.6
2.1.1. Community Development 3.1
2.1.2. Local Development 7.8
2.1.3. Fair Trade 9
2.1.4. Support Local Entrepreneurs 3.3
2.1.5. Respect Local Communities 9.7
2.2. Labour Rights 7.1
2.2.1. Exploitation Harassment 5.6
2.2.2. Equal Opportunity 7.2
2.2.3. Labour Rights 8.6
2.3. Services 3.9
2.3.1. Community Services 5
2.3.2. Local Services 2.8
III. Culture & Site Protection (7.4)
3.1. Cultural Visits and Promotions 6.9
3.1.1. Culture Visits 6.9
3.2. Historical Artefacts 4.3
3.2.1. Historical Artefacts 4.3
3.3. Protection of Sites 9.4
3.3.1. Protection of Sites 9.4
3.4. Incorporation of Culture 9.2
3.4.1. Incorporation of Culture 9.2
IV. Sustainable Managment (7)
4.1. Sustainable Management System 6.8
4.1.1. Sustainable Mgmt System 9.8
4.1.2. Health & Safety 4.7
4.1.3. Legal Compliance 4.8
4.1.4. Employee Training 6.6
4.1.5. Customer Experience 5.6
4.1.6. Accuracy of Promotional Materials 9.3
4.2. Buildings and Infrastructure 6.1
4.2.1. Buildings & Infrastructure Compliance 3.2
4.2.2. Cultural Surroundings 7.1
4.2.3. Buildings & Infrastructure Practices Materials 8
4.3. Adaptive Incorporation 8.1
4.3.1. Access For Persons With Special Needs 9.8
4.3.2. Natural Surroundings 8
4.3.3. Reporting And Communication 6.4

Key Facts

Questions & Answers


Child Policies

Age Restrictions

Age restriction The minimum age for check-in is 18

Check-In Time

From 15:00 to 20:30

Check-Out Time

From 07:00 to 10:30


Airports Around

  • Hood Aerodrome (8 mi)
  • Kapiti Coast Airport3 (37 mi)
  • Palmerston North International Airport5 (53 mi)

Public Transport

  • Train: Carterton (8 mi)
  • Train: Solway (9 mi)

Restraunts Around

  • Cafe/bar: Gladstone Inn (1.3 mi)
  • Restaurant: Solway Fish & Chip Takeaways (9 mi)
  • Cafe/bar: The Homestead Bar (9 mi)
  • Public transportTrainCarterton (8 mi)
  • TrainSolway (9 mi)
  • Closest airportsHood Aerodrome (8 mi)
  • Kapiti Coast Airport3 (37 mi)
  • Palmerston North International Airport5 (53 mi)

Top Attractions Around

  • Cafe/bar: Gladstone Inn (1.3 mi)
  • Restaurant: Solway Fish & Chip Takeaways (9 mi)
  • Cafe/bar: The Homestead Bar (9 mi)


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