Beaches & Lakes


Experience the uniqueness of New Zealand’s beaches, lakes, rivers, , fishing, kayaking, swimming, boating, diving and snorkelling. A glass of wine lakeside, or overlooking the waters of our Gulf islands or on the beach in one of our beautiful national parks.


Our Water collection features properties that offer immediate water access either for swimming, fishing, sailing, kayaking or for just relaxing with a good book and good wine. All are easily accessible from the main cities and airports and are set in peaceful surroundings with magnificent water views.


Tin Tub Luxury Lodge located on the hills overlooking Lake Wanaka and to the majestic mountains beyond. Spacious lodge rooms feature outdoor baths for romantic bathing under the stars.


Bronte Country Estate located in Mapua near Nelson, sits in private, park-like grounds overlooking the Waimea Estuary. Take a kayak out on the estuary or sit on the shore watching the wading birds. World renowned Abel Tasman National Park is just a 40 minute drive from your accommodation.


Acacia Cliffs Lodge - this stunning contemporary designed luxury lodge sits on the hillside overlooking Lake Taupo. Spacious chic suites have floor to ceiling windows with views to the lake and the mountains beyond. Gourmet cuisine created by chef to be enjoyed with new friends indoors or out on a beautiful evening overlooking the lake.


The Point Villas - the luxurious Point Villas are located in the gated Whakamoenga Point estate on the edge of the blue waters of Lake Taupo.  Spacious and elegant, featuring living areas with expanses of glass opening to wide decks and your own private pool – tempting one to relax on the sun loungers overlooking the lake.  Surrounded by native bush and exotic plantings yet offering spectacular lake and mountain views.


Sand betwen your toes luxury  -  The Boatshed  on Waiheke Island, 35 minutes by ferry from Auckland brings together chic accommodation and fantastic beaches with a sophisticated mix of bineyards, coastal walks, and alfresco restaurants. A little slice of bohemian life!


The Beach House – Kawau Island - boutique beach house, bare fit chic accommodation right on the edge of pristine Vivian Bay. A backdrop of native trees, birdsong and exquisite cuisine awaits.


Huntaway Lodge - Perched on a hillside with wide balcony decks overlooking pristine wineglass bays on the edge of the Pacific Ocean and out to the Cavalli Islands beyond. This contemporary style Lodge and  Retreat is a haven of peace and tranquility


Cloud9 – a stunning luxury villa nested in a gated community just minutes from Russell township. Breathtaking views from every room out to the Bay of Islands and beyond to the Pacific Ocean. Imagine – your own private infinity pool and spa. A BBQ on the deck and spacious living in the privacy of your own hideaway.

Tin Tub Luxury Lodge

Tin Tub Luxury Lodge – Wanaka

Bronte - Te Koi Villa

Bronte Country Estate – Te Koi Villa

Acacia Cliffs Lodge - views across Lake Taupo

Acacia Cliffs Lodge – views across Lake Taupo

Point Villas-large (9)

The Point Villas – Lake Taupo

The Boatshed Waiheke Island - Views

The Boatshed Waiheke Island – Views

The Beach House - Decks to Vivan Bay

The Beach House – Kawau Island

Huntaway Lodge - Dining view

Huntaway Lodge – Te Ngaere Bay

Cloud 9 -8 dining with a view

Cloud 9 Luxury Villa – Russell – Bay of Islands