Gourmet Menu Options

Let us provide that little something extra for your NZ getaway.

Our boutique accommodation is designed to be your home away from home and the tranquil rural setting provides the ideal base from which to explore the local sights of Dunedin, the Catlins, Central Otago and South Otago.

As your hosts, we invite you to enjoy our home-style gourmet menu selections we have available to make your secluded retreat even more special and enjoyable.

“Self-Catering” – made easy.

When you book your holiday accommodation with us, don’t forget to order one of our famous gift baskets.

We know a trip away from home is even better when you can really break away from the routine of everyday life and enjoy some good food and wine. Our gift baskets are filled with a selection of local produce and treats, with menus and recipes included so you can enjoy delicious meals in the privacy of your log cabin. Choose to cook your meal on the multi-burner barbeque or in the stove and enjoy a gourmet meal in a peaceful and relaxed environment.


Experience true luxury with a NZ getaway at Cascade Creek Retreat.

Whether you’re looking for a romantic couples retreat, honeymoon getaway, or just secluded holiday accommodation, our Dunedin lodge provides everything you need to relax and enjoy the beauty of New Zealand nature in comfort and privacy. Contact us to find out more about our accommodation or make a booking now.



” Wow, words cannot describe the beauty and serenity here. Whether its sitting by the open fire with a red wine and your favourite book, walking the trails and taking in the nature or just sitting back and admiring the log cabin itself; This is a must do on anyone’s bucket list.”

– Guests on holiday at Cascade Creek Retreat from Melbourne, January 2014

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** Baskets are suitable for 2 persons shared**

**Chef services including our ‘Dinner In Experience’ and Gourmet Baskets require prior ordering of up to 2 weeks in advance**

**Special Dietary requirements and late orders may incur additional charges**

To request or enquire about a basket, please contact the hosts.


” Welcome basket”

The perfect addition to top off your special night away.

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The ‘Welcome basket’ includes a wonderful array of specialty cheeses, nibbles and sweet treats for you to snack on at your leisure throughout the night. Suitable for 2 people, this basket provides the ‘little extras’ that suit the special setting perfectly.

To order, please contact us.

“BBQ Basket”

All fresh ingredients delivered for you to cook on the barbeque at your leisure.

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… or if you don’t feel like cooking (or cleaning up!), our chefs can take care of that too.

With choices such as prawn skewers or honey soy chicken kebabs for entrée, followed by possible options of NZ lamb, prime beef steaks or fish of the day – all served with fresh mixed green salad with crunchy croutons, gourmet potatoes and seasonal vegetables, and lastly a mouth-watering dessert or cheese board, this BBQ box is a true winner.

Choose between firing up the Barbie, or leaving the work to someone else – this BBQ box takes all the hassle out of preparing your meal during your holiday at Cascade Creek Retreat.

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To order, please contact us.

“Cascade Creek Classic basket”.

The Cascade Creek Classic basket covers every aspect of your food desires during your special getaway.

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Catering for 2 people, this generous basket offers nibbles, 3 dinner selections (from real NZ meat choices to local fish), a delectable dessert and after dinner sweets. In addition to this amazing dinner menu, our talented chefs also include in this extremely popular basket; bacon and free range eggs and a homemade loaf of bread with spreads to top off your morning when teamed with your complimentary continental breakfast. If you want complete relaxation during your stay, this is the basket for you.

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To order, please contact us.

“The Dinner In Experience”.

Sit back, relax and enjoy the incredibly unique experience of having your very own personalised Chef…

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…  serve you a gourmet home-style 3 course dinner- all in your very own log cabin for the night. Our chef brings the restaurant to you.

This is your chance to be treated like royalty and have your dinner cooked and served to you. While you sit on the deck overlooking the beautiful valley or sip wine in front of the roaring fire, you will be served a delicious Entrée, Main and Dessert in your very own log cabin retreat…a unique and special experience which doesn’t come around every day.

Mix’n’match from the set menu for your 3 course meal… each course has a selection of 3 choices for you to choose from – please contact us for details and the seasonal menu.

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“Breakfast Basket”.

Wake up in paradise to a luxurious breakfast with all the trimmings…

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Includes the following delicious treats:

  • Breakfast sausages
  • Free Range Eggs
  • Smoked Bacon
  • Tomatoes & mushrooms
  • Fresh Homemade loaf of bread
  • Homemade toasted muesli
  • Yoghurt
  • Fruit Juice
  • Preserved Fruit

Prices available for full breakfast basket or the “hot” or “cold “ breakfast can be ordered separately. Contact us for further details.