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Podium Lodge offers accommodation for those who are attending business events within the Waikato region. Podium Lodge has been designed to ensure guests have a place to rest, recharge and refuel within a spacious modern facility. Podium offers flexible options for group sizes from 10- 86.

Meeting Room

Podium Lodge has an 8-seater board room with a 55 inch chromecast TV and full whiteboard wall. The meeting room is available to hire for external and internal use 7 days a week. Tea, coffee and catering can be organised.

The Hub

The Hub is our communal space with chromecast TV, large open plan kitchen and dining space for up to 30. We encourage all guests to use this space while staying at Podium.


Podium Lodge can sleep up to 86 people. Podium Lodge has 24 studio apartments, 6 two-bedroom apartments and a 14-bed dormitory. All apartments feature Twin or Super King Bed configurations, kitchenette, bathroom, wardrobe, TV, working space and the two-bedroom apartments also having a lounge. The dormitory has an open plan kitchen and dining area for 14, 2 lounge areas, bedrooms, showers and toilets.

Main Services


Podium Lodge just sits on the outskirts of Cambridge town set on 4.6 acres of rural land. Just a door step away from the world class Avantidrome and St Peters School. Podium is a short drive into town where you will find shops, restaurants, cafes and local businesses.

Podium is centrally located to many attractions throughout the Waikato region and proximity to larger cities such as Hamilton, Auckland, Tauranga, Taupo and Rotorua.


Podium Lodge has onsite parking. Including parking space for buses

Support Services

Off-site catering and conference rooms

Facilities and Services


  • On-site accommodation
  • Parking
  • WiFi

Layout description

Conference and Function Venues
Podium Meeting Room
Boardroom: 8

Accommodation Rooms Sleeps
Studios 24 48 (2 each)
2 Bedroom Apartments 6 30 (4 each)
Dormitory 1 14
Total 31 92

Parking No. of Vehicles
Parking 32 cars 2 buses


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