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Wharekauhau Country Estate
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Wharekauhau Country Estate

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Elegant wilderness escape.

Set in the spectacular foothills of the Remutaka Mountain Range, Wharekauhau Country Estate exudes modern elegance with light, bright interiors drawing inspiration from the splendor of Palliser Bay.

Insider Tip

Step out onto your private patio and watch the glowing sunrise over the Southern tip of the north island—a moment not to be missed.

Where You’re Staying

Suites and villas feature heated floors, cozy fireplaces, and large wardrobes. Floor-to-ceiling windows frame the exquisite landscape and draw in soothing natural light. Spacious marble bathrooms include a soaking tub and a large walk-in shower.

Where to Dine

Start the day at the country kitchen with two terraces available for alfresco dining. The estate’s main lodge serves exquisite farm-fresh and innovative fare. Enquire about a private lounge for a romantic fireside dinner.

Where to Relax

Indulge in wellness at Hauora Spa, offering treatments centered around the surrounding land’s unique elements. Select from specialized massages, facials, hair treatments, and more. Unwind in the indoor heated pool or outdoor hot tub.

What To Do

Sample a glass of wine from the Wharekauhau wine cellar while learning about the art of winemaking at the Sommeliers Table Wine Tasting. Connect with the landscape of Wharekauhau with an ATV quad bike tour of the estate. Spend the day exploring the close Martinborough vineyards or bike along the Palliser Bay coastline.

Guided Adventures
Culinary Classes
Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site
Private Stays
Outdoor Destination
Tennis Court
Parking On-Site
Electric Vehicle Charging On-Site
Airport Transportation

4132 Wharekauhau Road. Featherston, 5773 New Zealand

Wellington International Airport.

At this property, Platinum Card® Members receive:
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 150 Property credit to be used during your stay
  • 4pm check-out guaranteed
  • 12pm check-in, when available
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
Call Platinum Travel Service at 1 800 55 202 to book this property and receive your Fine Hotels + Resorts benefits.
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