Fancy an adventure? Then New Zealand is the place to go. Encompassing rugged mountain ranges, endless coastlines, volcanic uplands and vast swathes of rainforest, this continent in miniature will provide you with some epic experiences combined with some of the world’s finest food and wine. Whether you are looking for a hard out, adrenaline-fuelled holiday, a sophisticated place to be pampered, or a back country retreat where you can disconnect from the world, you will find it in New Zealand. Kiwis thrive on innovation and bring their low-key, can-do attitude to their luxury hotels, boutique retreats, remote alpine estates and stylish city resorts.
New Zealand’s cosmopolitan population has created some of the world’s best fusion cuisine, so for foodies, this small country of three islands at the bottom of the world is something akin to perfection. Combine that with a selection of compact, people-friendly cities, the unique and welcoming Māori culture, wilderness adventures, and the opportunity to completely escape from the stresses of this busy world, and you have a version of paradise unrivalled anywhere else on Earth. So come and say Kia ora!
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Set in a truly idyllic and breathtaking setting, the Hotel St Moritz awaits guests all year round who want to spend their leisure time between luxurious conditions. Overlooking the greenery of Queenstown Gardens, the surrounding snow-capped mountains and the deep blue waters of Lake Wakatipu, this luxury hotel is sure to leave nothing to be desired.
The choice of rooms and suites at the 5-star hotel is very diverse, from very simple rooms to large two-bathroom suites to satisfy all needs. Their common features are the exceptionally comfortable bed, the furnishing, which perfectly combines classic and modern style features, and the spacious, luxurious bathroom, which is of course equipped with upscale bathroom toiletries.
The hotel’s award-winning restaurant, Lombardi, offers exceptional views of the mountains and Lake Wakatipu. The modern and cozy furnishings are both inviting at first sight, and the delicacies coming out of the wood-heated pizza oven are guaranteed to be enticing. In the Lombardi Bar, in addition to local high-quality wines, you can taste cocktails and exceptional coffees in the company of mouth-watering tapas.
The luxurious hotel also provides guests with several elegantly furnished rooms for private events. Thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows, the lake and surrounding mountains provide the perfect backdrop for any event, and the spacious rooms with the truly sophisticated furnishings are guaranteed to further enhance the light of the event.
QT Queenstown is located in beautiful surroundings on the shores of Lake Wakatipu. Just a few minutes drive from Queenstown Gardens, where the guests can indulge in a passion for golf and tennis. True lovers of nature can take a short walk from the luxury hotel to the Ben Lomond Scenic Reserve, which offers an incredible view of the city from its high vantage point.
The elegantly furnished rooms and suites are all equipped with the highest quality amenities, and the king-size beds guarantee comfort. Spacious bathrooms and luxurious bath accessories help in complete relaxation. The rooms and suites have a private balcony with glass walls, so you can fully enjoy the lake view from the bed.
When it comes to dining options, the 5-star hotel does not disappoint guests. The Bazaar Restaurant offers stunning views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains, and serves a truly elegant and sophisticated gourmet dinner, while Reds Bar is the perfect place to taste the finest quality spirits while admiring the unique Queenstown sunset.
When it comes to business meetings, weddings or even Christmas events, QT Queenstown is guaranteed to be the perfect venue. Clancy’s Room or Queenstown Room awaits guests with impeccable elegance, top quality furnishings, an undeniable sense of style and a high standard of service.
The charming and modern building of the Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa is located at the shores of Lake Wakatipu. Just a few miles from Queenstown Airport and the noise of the city, this luxury hotel is ideal for those looking to relax in a peaceful environment. In addition, the hotel has so much to offer that there is no need to move out.
All richly appointed rooms and suites offer a private outside terrace overlooking the lake and the pleasant lakeside promenade. Each room and suite has a gas fireplace to make your stay truly intimate. The modern furnishings are really soothing thanks to the colors used, which were inspired by earth tones and nature.
In addition to the basic in-room dining options at the 5-star hotel, guests can enjoy the excellent Wakatipu Grill restaurant. Located right on the riverfront, the restaurant offers seasonal specialties made from local ingredients with a selection of high-quality wines. Gourmet food can be tasted at Stacks Pub, while the most important sport events can be enjoyed on the large screens.
The modern and discreet Eforea Spa offers a wide range of facial and body treatments for tired guests, using exclusive organic beauty products to maximize the result. In addition, the steam room, sauna, hot tub and indoor pool can be used in a truly and intimate environment, and the Presidential Spa Suite is available on request.
A newly constructed boutique hotel settled along the esplanade of the Viaduct Harbour, the QT Auckland. The fashionable style of round and oval-shaped objects accentuates the surroundings of the luxurious hotel. Located in the bustling business district, it has views from the Waitemata Harbour, 2km away from Auckland Domain city park, and 4km away from the War Memorial Museum.
Colorful neons, reflected by the dominant round lights, add life and grace to the character of the rooms. QT exactly denotes “cutie” with lavish interiors of the round-shaped facilities, expressing unity among lovers, family, friends, or business associates. Union or reunion purposes extend in their connecting 2-3 bedroom units. Suite rooms present an added complement to a harbor view.
Originally hand-crafted decorations inspire you at the Esther to boost a stronger desire for a taste of their freshly picked seafood heartily adorned for an outstanding presentation. It serves all-day dining from breakfast to dinner. Soar high with the classic cocktails and contemporary wines at the Rooftop at QT, with a view of the city and the harbor at the peak.
Have a treat at QT’s health and wellness services. Maintain ultimate stamina at the fitness gym, hydrate in the spas, and beautify at the nail bars and hair salons. For venues and events, sparkle with the gleam of the skies and the harbor. Tailor any type of occasion at the expertise of the organizers.
On the edge of the Princes Wharf in Auckland harbors a naval-inspired luxury hotel, the Hilton Auckland. A distinct feature of the hotel includes an outdoor lap pool with an underwater viewing window of marine life. The Wharf is a neighbor of live entertainment shops, restaurants, and bars, and a few minutes away walk from the downtown, New Zealand Maritime Museum, and The Cloud Convention Center.
Dressed in white bed sheets and floor finished aqua blue or maroon pink denote a relation to the navy suit and corals. Modern Italian furnishings with floor-to-ceiling windows allow a scenic view of the ocean. Balconies succeeded for a full breeze capture. The King-size bed gives you the best comfort in any form of siesta. A choice of twin-bed rooms is also available for better comfort and privacy.
The Fish Restaurant ensures serving the freshest seafood from the best of the ocean. Set with a fantastic harbor view, engross with the finest quality of dishes from breakfast to dinner. Feel on board a real ship with accents of inside halyards at the Bellini Bar. Refreshments of signature cocktail drinks, Twisted High Tea, and a pick of finger foods while you watch the maritime activity.
Burn those fats after a sumptuous meal at the fitness gym with a spacious area for warm-up exercises, and with ample equipment for extreme workouts. A dignified set-up with a water view deck of the 7 meeting rooms makes it suitable for corporate events. Another event place can accommodate up to a maximum of 750 persons.
Auckland, one of New Zealand’s main capital cities proudly presents a luxury hotel, the Hotel Grand Windsor. Nestled in an ancient building of the year 1928, the hotel showcases epic accents of the past. Attention grabber classic chandeliers welcome you with supreme delight. Located in the prime city, this hotel guarantees you live entertainment, nearby wholesale and retail shops, and accessibility to the scenic waterfront.
Branded with “Sofitel my Bed”, all rooms are reconditioned in the style of the early 1900s, draped in pastel colors that stimulate senses. Royal themed rooms come in King and Queen size beds, Luxury, Junior, and Duchess suite. With high-speed wifi access, quality model television, working table, comfortable lounge, gorgeous tea sets where you can fill with organic teas, plus the world-known Nespresso machine with a variety of capsules.
The Cooke’s Restaurant and Bar envelopes you with highness as the Royalty sense of touch embraces you while you dine. Added creative accents to blend with the regal interior. Surprised knowledge that the name succeeded the original in the 1900s. It also retained its favorite dishes with a modern twist crafted by Group Executive chef Jinu Abraham.
Have a slouch at the jacuzzi or sauna after a tiring workout at the fitness gym. An upcoming spa available to guests and non-guests prepares you with expert therapists for a total restoration with the option of dining and accommodation. They also cater to events of all occasions, ensuring the sincere assistance of their dedicated team.