Have you booked your next holiday yet? Why not bring the family to New Zealand? Family holidays are not only a good way to expose your family to different parts of the world - they are also great opportunities to develop and strengthen bonds and relationships. Noted as the youngest country on earth it is just waiting to be explored! Boasting stunning scenery and properties that cater for the whole family, New Zealand is an easy and exciting option for the next family getaway. We have put together the ultimate family holiday featuring 3 locations, private air charter and unique activities to ensure the trip is both fun and educational. It will be a trip of a lifetime!
Queenstown is famous for its spectacular alpine scenery. Its lakeside location provides a beautiful setting and is the playground for adventure! It offers a variety of activities, yet also presents a wonderful haven in which to relax.
Taupo looks out across Lake Taupo toward the Central Plateau Mountain Range. The region is known for its naturally occurring hot-water-pools and the jaw-dropping Huka Falls on the Waikato River.
The Bay of Islands is made up of 144 islands which provide calm sailing, swimming and fishing waters. Apart from the on-water activities there are sandy, golden beaches, native forests and historical attractions.
ARRIVE AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
Private Charter Flight AUCKLAND to QUEENSTOWN - Eichardt's Private Hotel
Day 2 - 3
Eichardt’s Private Hotel
Private Charter Flight QUEENSTOWN to TAUPO – Huka Lodge
Day 5 - 6
Private Charter Flight TAUPO to BAY OF ISLANDS - Eagle’s Nest
Day 8 - 9
Private Charter Flight BAY OF ISLANDS to AUCKLAND
Depart AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND
Eichardt's Private Hotel, Queenstown
Eichardt's Private Hotel is situated in the heart of Queenstown on the lakefront and is an impeccably restored heritage building. The hotel’s opulent interior is complete with open fires, antique furniture and stunning views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range. Guests can enjoy the nearby restaurants and bars in the evenings and during the day you’re just a stone’s throw from hikes, golfing on internationally renowned golf courses, jet boating and skiing. Eichardt's is perfect for families as you can take the hotel out exclusively and have all 5 suites to yourself. There is also a lovely lakefront cottage close to the hotel that offers a self-contained option.
Huka Lodge, Taupo
It’s been consistently voted as one of the best luxury lodges in Australasia and this is where the Queen of England likes to rest her head when she's in the country. Huka Lodge is one of the longest standing luxury lodges in New Zealand and it shows. Their level of service and attention to detail is immaculate, and the lodge's position alongside the emerald green Waikato River is as peaceful as it is beautiful.
The Owner’s Cottage: The Owner’s Cottage at Huka Lodge offers the best of both worlds – a high level of privacy and independence as well all Huka Lodge guest amenities just five minutes away. Situated on an elevated and sunny promontory above the Waikato River, this luxurious four bedroom hideaway which is virtually completely hidden from view, enjoys stunning views downstream to the mighty Huka Falls. Just perfect for families! For something slightly smaller the two bedroom Alan Pye Cottage is also an excellent choice.
Eagles Nest, Bay of Islands
This multi-award winning retreat is set within a 75 acre estate atop its own private ridgeline offering spectacular views of the Bay of Islands. Designed and furnished in an eclectic international contemporary style, where gardens and lodgings blend into the natural topography and foliage. Eagles Nest is within easy walking distance of the historic town of Russell, the birth place of New Zealand.
Rahimoana: Sun God over the Ocean, Rahimoana features four private bedrooms accommodating a total of 8 people in pure luxury offering stunning 320 degree views of the Bay of Islands. This villa is perfect for a family and boasts open plan living, state of the art gymnasium, Jacuzzi, 25 metre heated infinity edged lap pool and a home cinema.
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