6 Day Kaikoura’s Coastline Luxury Lodge Experience from $3749pp*

Five star lodge, whale watching, complimentary cooking class and couples massage

A unique and imaginative hotel designed by a family of architects, Hapuku Lodge + Tree Houses is situated just 8 miles north of the town of Kaikoura on the South Island of New Zealand. Where treetop-high rooms overlook the mountains and sea. With wood-burning fireplaces, an outdoor pool and a private deer park, this idyllic retreat was made for rest and relaxation. This contemporary country hotel has been designed to complement the natural environment with native wood and copper shingle exteriors. Not only this, the lodge’s extensive and on-going efforts to care for, and appreciate, the local environment make this a unique place to relax and feel right at home in nature and with its prime South Island location also means it’s an excellent spot for whale-watching.

This vacation package includes a complimentary couples massage and cooking class hosted by Chef Fiona Read, a former MasterChef finalist. 

Package Includes

  • 5 Nights Kaikoura: Hapuku Lodge + Tree Houses, Hapuku Room (5 star luxury lodge)
    • Full breakfast daily
    • Gourmet dinner daily. The Executive Chef tailors the dinner and breakfast menus daily to take full advantage of the season and assure that the freshest game and seafood available that day, is what all guests indulge in.  
    • 1 x Hapuku Lodge + Tree Houses lunch picnic basket 
  • 3 hour Whale Watch Tour. Every Whale Watch tour is a unique experience and the sightings vary. Giant Sperm Whales are the stars of the show and year round residents. Your Whale Watch tour may encounter New Zealand Fur Seals, pods of Dusky dolphins and the endangered Wandering Albatross.
  • Round trip private car transfers from Christchurch airport to Hapuku Lodge + Tree Houses – don’t worry about a thing as you get whisked away to your luxury lodge to start your New Zealand vacation.  
  • Islands in the Sun Emergency Travel Assistance 

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Pricing Details

Pricing Details 
March Travel $3749*
April - November Travel $4099*

Travel Dates

3/1/2018 - 11/30/2018

Other travel dates may apply, please call for details.

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*Terms and Conditions (USD): Prices are land only, ‘from’ per person, based on double occupancy for travel between 1 March 2018 and 30 November 2018; otherwise supplements will apply. Book by 31 December 2017. Airfare is not included unless stated on itinerary. Single supplements, black-out dates and seasonal supplements may apply. Prices are current at time of posting (11 August 2017) and may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received and processed. Strictly subject to availability. Not retroactive and not combinable with any other special or vacation package offer. Upgrades are available. All prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices. Hearing impaired persons may dial 711 (National Relay Service) to contact us at the above number. Tour Code: SN17039. CST# 2001136-50.

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