Central & Lower North Island Kiwi Summer Breaks

QT Wellington Hotel - 5 Stars

QT Wellington is a cultural playground built to celebrate creativity for all that stay and play here. Located in the centre of Wellington city opposite the harbour and New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa Tongarewa, guests can indulge in rooms with idyllic views, private balcony's to bespoke art. Our public spaces are adorned with an eclectic art collection and 179 guest rooms furnished to suit the modern traveller, for long-term stays to just unforgettable experience.

QT Superior King (3 nights)TwinExtra Night
06 Dec 20 - 31 Jan 21$285$95

Notes: Blackout dates may apply. Rooms rates are dynamic providing the best rate of the day dependant on current inventory as such these are subject to availability & change without notice.

Peppers Parehua Martinborough - 5 Stars

Just over an hour by road from Wellington is the world famous wine-growing region of Wairarapa with vineyards, pastoral farms, and rolling green hills on a rugged New Zealand coast. On its outskirts lies Pepper Parehua Martinborough - a meticulous sprawling Parehua country estate, with large sweeping gardens, luxury Martinborough accommodation and panoramic views. A complete destination in its own right, Peppers Parehua Martinborough takes you on a journey where the region's best food and wine takes centre stage and your every wish and desire is catered to.

Garden Cottage (3 nights)TwinExtra Night
03 Jan - 31 Jan 21$439$146

Notes: Blackout dates may apply.

Inclusions: Breakfast daily

Mangapapa Hotel Havelock North - 5 Stars

Luxury, Seclusion, Elegance & Romance - four words which describe this stunning boutique hotel. Built in 1885 the hotel has twelve luxury rooms, and with careful renovations maintains its historical charm whilst providing the utmost comforts of the modern day. Conveniently located, minutes from Havelock North village, Mangapapa Hotel is set in an oasis of landscaped gardens, offering guests a chance to dine in its renowned restaurant, relax in the hotel's spa sanctuary, plus the use of the outdoor pool, lawn tennis court and bikes. Mangapapa is the ultimate Hawke's Bay experience.

Double Deluxe Room (3 nights)TwinExtra Night
01 Dec 20 - 29 Jan 21$1125$375

Notes: Blackout dates may apply. Rooms rates are dynamic providing the best rate of the day dependant on current inventory as such these are subject to availability & change without notice.

Inclusions: Buffet breakfast daily



Gourmet Wine Tour


Experience four boutique award-winning Martinborough vineyards. Enjoy wine tastings throughout the day, a delicious local gourmet antipasto lunch in the charming wine village, gourmet delights and to finish a delectable cheese platter and coffee

01 Dec 20 - 31 Jan 21$231

Inclusions: Comfortable, air-conditioned travel by coach, Tasting fees at award winning vineyards, Gourmet anti-pasto lunch in a village cafe, Cheese platter

The Wineries Ride (self-guided)


This route starts from the Pakowhai Country Park on the outskirts of Hastings. From here you ride the stop-bank of the Ngaruroro River through scenic apple orchard country for approximately 10kms to the settlement of Fernhill. Arriving in the Gimblett Gravels Appellation you spend the afternoon enjoying the ambiance of the acclaimed wineries of the area before your return transfer. Wineries with Cellar Doors offering tastings include Unison, Te Awa, Trinity Hill, Ngatarawa Abbey Cellars and Alpha Domus.

01 Dec 20 - 31 Jan 21$99

Inclusions: Bike and helmet hire, transfer to/from Napier or Hastings i-Site, riding instructions with map and water bottle, back up support and purchases pick up service

The Bridge to Nowhere


The tour departs from Pipiriki with a 55 minute jet boat journey upriver 32 kms to the Mangapurua Landing, through an area of spectacular natural features with deep river gorges covered with green tree ferns and lush native vegetation. With your guide we will take you on an easy grade 40 minute walk from the Mangapurua landing following in the footsteps of the early pioneers along the old roadway to the “BRIDGE TO NOWHERE” where you will stop for lunch on this historical monument of a bygone era and learn the history from your local guide.

01 Dec 20 - 31 Jan 21$188$94

Inclusions: Jet boat ride (32km), Scenic & historic site stops, Bush walk (40 mins each way), with history included, Return by Jet Boat back to Pipiriki, Hot drink and biscuits

Travel Dates:

1 Dec 2020 - 31 Jan 2021

*per person, twin share

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