Stay 9 nights at 3 Lodges and immerse yourself in diverse landscapes and unique experiences all while playing golf at some of the world's top-rated courses.
Begin at Kauri Cliffs; the lodge affords spectacular 180 degree views of the Pacific Ocean with a par 72 PGA championship golf course where play is alongside cliffs that plunge into the sea. Explore the diverse marine life and Maori and Maritime history of the Bay of Islands by catamaran.
Next, travel to Hawke’s Bay indulging in wine and food tourism and celebrated indigenous Maori culture with a stay at The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. The spectacular onsite par 71 golf course will challenge golfers of all skill levels.
Lastly explore glacial mountain ranges and fiords, alpine lakes and lush forest by helicopter while staying at Matakauri Lodge on the banks of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown. Play the exclusive golf club, The Hills, a dream for any avid golfer and Jack’s Point golf course, taking advantage of spectacular lake and mountain views.
Cost: From NZD$13,995.00 incl. GST per person (double/twin occupancy).
-Accommodation (3 nights each at Kauri Cliffs, Cape Kidnappers & Matakauri Lodges)
-Breakfast, pre-dinner drinks and dinner daily
-Lunch for each night you stay
Transfers & Activities:
Private vehicle transfers (return) from local airports to each Lodge
Two rounds of golf at Kauri Cliffs & Cape Kidnappers
One round of golf at Jack’s Point and vehicle transfers
All inclusive green fees & cart hire with the above
Helicopter Golf Experience and vehicle transfers
Cost: From NZD$13,399 per person incl. GST (based on double/twin occupancy)
The main lodge consists of a spacious beamed living room, meeting room, card room, fitness centre, spa and small computer room. Gourmet a la carte dining is available in the main dining room or on the verandas.
The par 72 championship golf course measures 7,119 yards/6,510 metres and offers four sets of tees to challenge every skill level.
Fifteen holes view the Pacific Ocean, six of which are played alongside cliffs, which plunge to the sea. The beautiful inland holes wind through marsh, forest and farmland.
Other amenities include two Astroturf tennis courts and a heated outdoor infinity swimming pool with Jacuzzi. A new Spa nestled in a Totara forest contains four treatment rooms, sauna, indoor heated lap pool, jacuzzi and a fully equipped fitness centre.
Kauri Cliffs has three secluded private swimming beaches.
The Lodge & Golf Course at Cape Kidnappers, known as ‘The Farm’ is set on a 6,000 acre sheep and cattle farm which encompasses land reminiscent of the American West, but plunges 800 feet into the sea.
Cape Kidnappers is the sister property to Kauri Cliffs and Matakauri Lodge. The spectacular Tom Doak designed Golf Course is ranked 22nd in the world.
On the exterior, the lodge resembles a cluster of farm buildings, whilst on the interior guests will find graciously scaled rooms full of natural light and unexpected treasures. Comfort and ease are at a premium with each room taking on a character of its own while harkening back to the rural feeling of the New Zealand sheep station.
Spacious cottages, each with breathtaking views, open to large porches overlooking a stunning Pacific panorama.
The lodge offers two dining rooms and a covered loggia. Other rooms within the lodge include a lounge-living room, library, intimate sitting rooms, and wine cellar.
Hawke’s Bay is New Zealand’s premier wine region. Boasting a Mediterranean like climate, diverse landscape, award winning produce, unique wildlife and stunning Art-Deco architecture.
Matakauri Lodge offers luxury accommodation in just twelve suites and the four bedroom Owner’s Cottage, each with private terraces looking out to the dramatic vistas. Named by Tatler Magazine as one of the “World’s 101 Best Hotels”, Matakauri Lodge boasts stylish and generous lodge facilities designed by designer Virginia Fisher, a day spa and gym with stunning views, superb food, fine wine and exemplary service.
Nestled in one of the world’s most serenely beautiful landscape settings yet just minutes from the attractions of Queenstown and all the outdoor adventure the region is renowned for, it truly is the perfect alpine lakeside retreat.