While there are many who love to travel ruggedly in New Zealand and experience all of the amazing natural wonders it has to offer, others will elect to have more luxury accommodation in New Zealand. If that is what you are interested in then you should consider this list of the 4 best luxury hotels in New Zealand.
1. Lake Taupo Lodge
This beautiful hotel overlooking Lake Taupo is one of the best ways to experience both luxury and wilderness in one. As one of the best places in the country for fishing and with amazing landscapes in every direction you can easily spend a week at the Lake Taupo Lodge. For more information about this great hotel check out their website.
2. Hilton Auckland
While the Hilton chain of hotels is known worldwide as a great place to stay, the Hilton in Auckland is a luxury destination in and of itself. It has over 160 rooms with many of those suites and features both amazing views and amazing dining. They even have a heated outdoor pool just for laps. It is a great jumping off point for exploring the city.
3. The Farm
This amazing hotel is located in Hawkes Bay and has over 5000 acres of rolling hills, golf courses and buildings. It overlooks the coastline and will provide pictures that will make all of your friends back home jealous. The rooms feature everything from heated towel racks to private balconies.
4. Matakauri Lodge
Located only a stone’s throw from Queenstown, this stunning hotel is overlooking Lake Wakatipu and the majestic mountains behind it. It has a collection of suites with private balconies and fireplaces. Without having to leave the hotel you can take part in many different outdoor activities such as fishing and hiking to scenic flights. It is one of those hotels you may never want to leave.