Nature and Wildlife

New Zealand is renowned for its natural beauty and dramatic landscapes, all within easy reach of our collection of boutique lodges, hotels and villas. Magnificent unspoiled beaches, spectacular live volcanoes, boiling mud pools and beautiful national parks with soaring mountain peaks.

Swim with dolphins, view the whales, laugh at the antics of our native Kea. Watch little blue penguins rafting home to their nests, yellow-eyed penguins, and fur seals. And listen to the birdsong in the wilderness of New Zealand’s West Coast.

Cloud 9 Luxury Villa

Cloud 9 Luxury Villa is located in the beautiful Bay of Islands where you can swim with Dolphins and cruise in search of whales


Settled in the beautiful countryside near Mangawhai - north from Auckland. Close to stunning beaches with sand dunes to climb, clifftop walks and the call of New Zealand birdlife from the forests surrounding this luxury lodge

970 Lonely Bay Lodge

970 Lonely Bay on the Coromandel Peninsular is just a 10-minute drive to Hahei Beach. Take a tour to the marine reserve where you’ll spot whales and dolphins

Black Swan Lakeside Boutique Hotel

Black Swan Lakeside Boutique Hotel in Rotorua located right in the heart of the volcanic region with spectacular geysers and mud pools.

Acacia Cliffs Lodge

Acacia Cliffs Lodge overlooking Lake Taupo in the heart of New Zealand’s volcanic plateau. Hidden geothermal wonders and the renowned Tongariro Alpine Crossing

The Point Villas Lake Taupo

Overlooking New Zealand''s largest lake - Taupo and set amongst beautiful established gardens. This region is renowned for its thermal pools, Huka Falls and geothermal activity. An easy drive to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing

The Manse Hawkes Bay

The Manse in Hawke’s Bay, home to the famous Gannet Colony at Cape Kidnappers – a 40-minute drive from the lodge

Rimu Lodge

Rimu Lodge on New Zealand’s West Coast where you’ll visit the famous Punakaiki Rocks, view spectacular coastal scenery, and, when driving through Arthur’s Pass the funny entertaining Kea

Pen-y-bryn Lodge

Pen-y-bryn Lodge Oamaru and the Waitaki District a nature-lover’s paradise. Home to two special penguin species – The Little Blue Penguin and the Yellow-Eyed Penguin

Mt Cook Lakeside retreat

Overlooking the azur blue waters of Lake Pukaki this luxury retreat is set in the heart of the Aoraki International Dark Skies reserve.