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Wharekauhau Country Estate

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“the main lodge”(11 reviews)
“food and wine”(10 reviews)
“farm tour”(20 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent the weekend here recently arriving from a conference in Queenstown. It is quite a drive from Wellington Airport and if you throw in rush hour traffic be prepared for a couple of hours door to door. (You can helicopter out - it would be...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wharekauhau is a magnificent property well off the beaten path. The grounds are extensive and offer the ability to relax in a beautiful quiet location. My room was large and fabulous with a wonderful sitting area, a gorgeous terrace from which to watch the sheep...More

Thank Junebughiker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms and grounds are breathtaking and the food is exquisite. Perhaps one of the top three properties I have stayed in worldwide. I would recommend it highly to anyone looking for a peaceful place or a place to celebrate a special occasion

Thank mojoDelaware
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

This was a double birthday treat for my husband and I. Long way to go but so well worth it when you arrive as you are immediately transported to a world where it is all about you. The location and the accommodation is divine. We...More

1  Thank hayman2
Reviewed 3 December 2017

One doesn't just happen upon this property, one seeks it out, and, it is worth the effort. We drove down from the Hawkes Bay area and as the roads got gradually narrower and finally became a dirt track, we began to wonder just how far...More

Thank PatrickTwomey
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$914 - US$1,249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$914 - US$1,249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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