Enjoy an unforgettable stay on Tawanui Farm, a working sheep and beef farm that has been run by the same family for five generations. Stay in one of their uniquely designed, private luxury campsites, with breathtaking views of the Kaikōura mountain ranges and outdoor hot tub.
Greystone PurePod is hidden high above a beautiful Greystone Winery in the Waipara Valley. With the Teviotdale Hills behind and views up the Waipara Valley across to the Southern Alps, the Greystone PurePod provides a beautiful setting for you to immerse yourself in your own private slice of the New Zealand landscape.
Switch off for the night as you stay in a luxury glass eco-cabin, nestled amongst native bush along the coastline of Greta Valley. Enjoy the gentle chorus of birdsong throughout your stay, as well as unrivaled vistas across the bay and Motunau Island from your cabin.
Hanmer Springs Hotel
Set among mature trees, with stunning views of the Southern Alps, this beautifully restored local landmark has been transformed into a resort with outdoor swimming pool, tennis and petanque courts. Enjoy local wines and cuisine at the elegant restaurant and bar, which features a roaring fire in winter, or al fresco dining in summer.
Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa
Surrounded by dramatic mountains and towering forests, Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa is the fun place to relax and unwind. Soak in the natural rock pools or private spas, get your thrills on the hydroslides, or book an indulging massage or spa treatment in their exclusive spa.
Matai Peak Lodge
Discover luxury at its very best with an overnight stay at Matai Peak hillside lodge. Located in a remote area on a rugged mountainside with views overlooking the Pacific Ocean and mighty Kaikōura ranges, enjoy the spring-fed hot tub, roaring outdoor fire and truly incredible sun rises.
Pop in for a tasting, or enjoy a long lunch at stunning Greystone Wines in Wairarapa, who have been proudly crafting award-winning, organic wines since 2004. Their menu is inspired by some of the region’s best local produce and their world-famous Vineyard Ferment Pinot Noir and flagship Chardonnays are a must-try.
Iron Ridge Quarry Sculpture Park
Explore one of Hurunui’s hidden gems, Iron Ridge Quarry Sculpture Park, a treasure trove of natural beauty and stunning artworks by Sculptor Raymond Herber. Stroll the extensive native gardens and discover the many different sculptures on display from amusing kinetic works, to giant steel and stainless steel pieces that are sure to surprise and delight.
Pegasus Bay Winery
Named one of New Zealand’s top five wine producers, by the hallowed Master of Wine Bob Campbell, Pegasus Bay Winery has a reputation as one of Waipara’s top wineries, producing wines that are adventurous and unique. Visitors can enjoy a tasting of a wide selection of estate grown wines, including
Experience pure unfiltered nature at Atatū PurePod. Perched high above the coastline on an historic Greta Valley sheep farm, with sweeping sea views and fabulous sunrises. Atatū PurePod is designed to ensure you experience nature’s show vividly. Better still, it's is luxurious, warm and immaculately styled.