discover

world-class fishing, diving, snorkelling, surfing and walking

reconnect

with each other and escape the stress of everyday life

experience

world heritage wilderness at your doorstep

swim

all year round at secluded beaches

explore

subtropical forests, pristine beaches and dramatic mountains

relax

and enjoy the sunset with family and friends

rest

in simple subtropical elegance

sit

and enjoy the moment

lord howe island

Lord Howe Island is one of the most spectacular destinations in the world. It's dramatic scenery, lush subtropical forests, rare flora and fauna, pristine beaches and colourful marine life are breathtaking and unique. In combination with a warm climate, vibrant local community and great range of world-class activities, Lord Howe is the perfect destination for all ages.

In recognition of its scenic beauty and biodiversity, Lord Howe was inscribed as a World Heritage site in 1982. The list includes Uluru, Kakadu, Fraser Island and the Great Barrier Reef. More recently, National Geographic named Lord Howe as one of their 'Places of a Lifetime'.

location

Lord Howe Island is 600 kilometres east of the Australian mainland...

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climate

Lord Howe has a warm subtropical climate.

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environment

The island is surrounded by the southernmost coral reef in the Pacific...

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services

There are snorkelling and coral viewing trips, diving trips, fishing trips...

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island living

Visitors are always fascinated by day-to-day island living...

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Lord Howe Island is a fantastic island for walking, swimming and snorkelling in unique surroundings, where kids can safely explore by bike. Pinetrees Lodge is a good opportunity to meet other parents in a relaxed and friendly environment with great service.
Oliver & Marie, Northbridge, NSW

The relaxed, friendly atmosphere created by Pinetrees Lodge and the willingness for staff to go out of their way to help with a smile. The food was amazing.
Kathy, Dapto, NSW

Swimming with the turtles at Lord Howe Island was amazing and I loved the Gower trek and snorkelling. The staff at Pinetrees Lodge is fantastic, very helpful, thoughtful and friendly. The food has been more than great.
Nicholas, Enmore, NSW

Pinetrees Lodge is a national treasure! Staying on the island is special enough – the natural beauty, wildlife and swimming. But staying at Pinetrees Lodge is an additional delight – a wonderful guesthouse with a proud, unbroken history, wonderful food and a friendly but reliable good and welcoming staff. Too special for words!
Canville, Paddington, NSW

It is hard to sum up the brilliance of Lord Howe Island in a few lines. It is an escape from reality and a holiday in paradise with beautiful beaches and walks with spectacular views. This is my twelfth stay at Pinetrees Lodge; it is a wonderful guesthouse with the friendliest staff. Thank you for the best 10 days of my year! See you next year!
Nicola, Paddington, NSW

Kayaking on the lagoon on Lord Howe Island, BBQ’s at Ned’s Beach are most memorable. From the moment Pinetrees Lodge picked us up at the airport we were warmly welcomed.
Martin, Mount Riverview, NSW

The understated laid back charm of Pinetrees Lodge and sense of history was great. The staff were always friendly and helpful and the food great. Lord Howe Island has natural beauty at every turn and a feeling of safety, honesty and respect for natural habitat.
Rob & Emma, Jan Juc, VIC

Pinetrees Lodge is a beautiful and peaceful spot with very friendly and excellent staff. The food is wonderful and location great. We will be back for our third visit soon.
Walter & Liesel, Fairlight, NSW


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"The beautiful, gourmet dinners had with family and Pinetrees friends, sitting on the lovely, wide verandah have to be a highlight of our stays. "

Pip, Roseville, NSW