Bay of Many Coves
Perfect for: Couples, relaxation, jaw dropping serenity
- Luxury suite
- Return water taxi
- Optional add on: water activities, ferry crossing Picton/Wellington
“There are few locations in the world where you can so easily discover the true romance of nature. Set in the heart of the Marlborough Sounds, Bay of Many Coves Resort is a luxury five star resort hotel nestled amid a rolling landscape of untouched native bush that kisses the shoreline of our tranquil bay below.” Bay of Many Coves owners sum up their piece of paradise perfectly.
At The Bay of Many Coves, there are plenty of activities to enjoy when you can ply yourself away from relaxing with a book. Stand up Paddle boarding and sea kayaking, spa treatments and bush walks, glow worms and beaches; every moment purely idyllic.
Contact us for bookings – full package or simply room and water taxi.
Perfect for: friends getaway and couples escapes
- Rental car on the island
- Return ferry from Auckland (Fullers cruise)
A 40 minute ferry ride from Auckland’s main CBD takes you to an island rife with vineyards wineries, beaches and trails. This is Auckland’s answer to heading away on holiday, yet remaining in the same city. One of the Waiheke’s best features is the unpopulated and slow pace that it operates – a far cry from Auckland’s congestion issue. But more famous are Waiheke’s wineries of which there are plenty to enjoy with scraping views across fields with but a person in site. For a short getaway, Waiheke is our top pick for Aucklanders.
Contact us for Waiheke Island accommodation or full packages.
Otago Rail Trail
Perfect for: recreational cyclists, families, and groups of friends
- 3, 4 or 5 day options
- Pick up and drop off at beginning and end of trail
- Accommodation along the trail
- Independent or guided
The Otago Rail Trail became a part of New Zealand’s cycling umbrella in 2012. Since then, the trail has impressed both international and local recreational cyclists. Spanning 150km between Middlemarch and Clyde along a former railway track which was in operation until 1990.
Choose your preferred direction of travel with both Queenstown and Dunedin airports in close proximity to start and end points. A selection of budget or luxury accommodation available and plenty of refreshment stops and stunning scenery makes this is fabulous active holiday.
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Perfect for: family holidays
- Return water taxi
- Underwater observatory
Lochmara Lodge is an ideal spot for the whole family with exclusive on site activities that promise to enchant everybody. The lodge sits on the banks of its own bay complete with cafe and restaurant, water activities such as sea kayaking, stand up paddle boards and swimming. Lochmara Lodge has a few favourites unfound elsewhere too: an underwater observatory complete with sting ray feeding and delightful marine life, a sculpture trail and nature walks. There’s an onsite spa and access to the famous Queen Charlotte Track too. This is a one stop spot set among the majestic Marlborough Sounds that the kids will talk about for years to come.
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Hapuku Tree Houses
Perfect for: romantic escapes
- Luxury accommodation
- Optional add on’s: rental car, ferry crossing
A contemporary country inn comprising of lodge and tree houses as a result of a family of architects. Embracing eco-marine tourism, this is a luxury lodge to share with your someone special.
Located slightly out of Kaikoura, along the South Island’s rugged coastline offers a remote setting with the charm that Kaikoura offers. The small township is home to curious and cafes, while the coastlines bring sea entertainment such as surfing and whale watching. Hupuku’s wining and dining won’t disappoint either.
Contact us for Hapuku Lodge and Tree House bookings.
Perfect for: families, couples, and thrill seekers
- Optional add on’s include: rental car, mountain bike pass, hot pools entry
Rotorua is a small adventure town designed to make the most of activities for the whole family. With the main town in walking distance and close proximity to accommodation and many attractions, Rotorua is a hassle-free place to explore for a weekend or longer.
Some of Rotorua’s main attractions include the geothermal pools, nearby mountain biking resort forest, 3D Art Gallery, Velocity Valley, Paradise Valley Springs Wildlife Park, hikes and bush walks and lake water sports. Arrive for an energetic, fun filled holiday.
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NZ Ski Holidays
Perfect for: families and groups of friends
- Ski gear hire
- Rental car
- Lift access
- Optional Add ons: luge and gondola for Queenstown bookings
A rite of passage in New Zealand is the inaugural ski holiday. Perfect for a fun weekend with mates or with the family, as the kids squeal through the snow and flop into bed wonderfully exhausted at the end of the day. Ski holidays are always fun.
We have ski packages to Mt Hutt, Mt Ruapehu, Coronet Peak and Cardrona. Take your pick and we can put as much or little into your package as you prefer, so that your trip is hassle free.
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Great New Zealand Walks
Perfect for: active groups of friends
- Routeburn Track Walk
- Tongariro Northern Circuit
- Kepler Track
- Whanganui Journey
- Rakiura Track
- Abel Tasman Coast Track
- Milford Track
- Hollyford Track
- The Hump Ridge Track
- The Queen Charlotte Track
- Heaphy Track
Packages include accommodation, some include meals, and all have add ons available to make your package precisely as you need it to be.
New Zealand is known for spectacular scenery and landscape second to none, but how deep have you and your family trodden through our land? Why not tick off one of the Great Walks this year?
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Perfect for: active families, couples or groups of friends
- Optional add on: rental car
An outdoor sportspersons paradise, Lake Taupo is perfect for an active week away with nature. Set on the edge of the spectacular Lake, Taupo town is a small resort village with plenty of restaurants, shops, cafes and accommodation.
Some of Taupo’s top attractions include a 71km track that circumnavigates the lake for stunning views while running, walking or cycling. Charter fishing trips, bush walks and trail runs, thermal pools, bungy jumping and skydive. In short, you will not be lost for active pursuits in this stunning landscape.
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