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Wharekauhau Country Estate

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Dining (25)
Overview
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“palliser bay”(10 reviews)
“the main lodge”(11 reviews)
“farm tour”(20 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This Estate is out of this world. Heli in and enjoy the views and arrive within 15 minutes from downtown Wellington. Beautifully decorated cottages facing the water and very private. Incredible wine and menu selection. Activities to enjoy while staying at the property. The staff...More

Thank Julio B
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Wharekauhau lodge is a country estate overlooking Palliser Bay. Sheep graze the paddocks outside our cottage. Absolutely stunning scenery. The cottages are positioned for privacy and the views. The food was fantastic and the staff were amazing

Thank CMDow
Reviewed 15 April 2018 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 April 2018

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 25 March 2018 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

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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
Details
Price range
US$886 - US$1,981 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$886 - US$1,981 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (154)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"All the rooms appear to have good views."
Junebughiker
2 million years ago
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"They are all good"
PTLMC
2 million years ago
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"They are all good!"
Philomena2015
2 million years ago
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"All cottages enjoy fabulous views, and are only a few minutes walk to the main lodge."
Veronica043
2 million years ago
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