Just off the coast of New Zealand lies the secluded Great Mercury Island. Those interested in the luxury holiday of a lifetime can find the perfect getaway in this peaceful private island. New Zealand is less than a half hour away by helicopter where you can enjoy an exciting night on the town in Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city. The island, located in the lush waters of the South Pacific, is a tranquil paradise for those wishing to escape from it all.
Stunning Natural Surroundings
The chance to rent a private island does not come along every day, but Great Mercury Island, in its entire glorious splendor, is available exclusively through Seasonz Travel. The pristine sandy beaches, shimmering waters, rugged coastline and gorgeous natural beauty of the island offer both relaxation and adventure. Aside from reclining on the beach, visitors may enjoy games of volleyball, badminton and petanque or take a fascinating tour of the island sheep farm. Hiking adventures abound as holiday makers explore the natural splendor of the many trails that lead to gorgeous secluded beaches. The hiking treks are both tranquil and exhilarating.
Luxurious Vacation Villas
The island’s 2 private villas are within walking distance of the beach. The large primary dwelling features 3 double bedrooms each with their own bathroom. It also includes 2 living areas, indoor and outdoor dining areas, a private porch overlooking the harbor, a study, a laundry room, a private swimming pool and an extensive gym. The secondary dwelling is perfect for children and nannies and includes 4 double bedrooms each with their own bathroom, a bunkroom, a lounge, and indoor and outdoor dining areas. The villas come with a personal staff, a private chef and all food and beverages. All activities on the 5,000 acre Great Mercury Island are part of the fabulous holiday experience.
Exclusive Fine Dining
Gourmet meals are prepared under the direction of acclaimed chef, Marc Zajtman, from some of the delicious fish caught off the shores of the private island. New Zealand fruits and vegetables that are in season are cooked in flavourful sauces and served poolside or by a roaring fire near the kitchen. The personal staff will put together a scrumptious picnic meal and deliver it along with picnickers to a quiet spot of their choice on the beach.
Exciting Island Activities
For those who wish to rent a private island, Great Mercury Island features a wide variety of thrilling water sports and other activities. Holiday makers may fish from boats out on the sea or from the island’s rocky shores. Lovers of the sea may enjoy snorkeling and scuba diving in the crystal waters while they observe colorful fish and other thriving ocean life. There is plenty of excitement for the young and young at heart with jet skiing, wind surfing, water skiing and kayaking.
Some of the most enjoyable activities on Great Mercury Island involve the breathtaking helicopter excursions which can be scheduled at your convenience. The island’s private helicopter and pilot can transport guests to Auckland for a taste of city life, to Matarangi Golf Course for a special tee time or to the Bay of Islands for a day of sightseeing. A dream holiday on this lovely private island will bring a lifetime of wonderful memories to anyone.
To find out more about Great Mercury Island please call our team on +64 9 360 8461 or download our brochure.
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