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The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, Main Lodge
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers
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Relais & Châteaux
Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers

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Rustic hilltop farmstay.

Located east of Hawke’s Bay wine country, The Farm at Cape Kidnappers sits atop rolling hills and rugged cliffs that give way to vast sea views. The rustic hotel is located on New Zealand’s north island and doubles as a functioning 6,000-acre sheep and cattle farm.

Insider Tip

Don't miss touring the property with a personal guide! Breathe in the southward views towards Ocean Beach and Bare Island before turning back to vistas across the entire farm towards Napier and the surrounding ranges. Venture through an old creek bed, across expansive farmland and down to historic Rangaika Beach.

Where You’re Staying

Individually appointed suites are decorated with farmstay accents, with spacious bedrooms and private balconies. Select suites boast bathrooms with twin vanities, oversized soaking bathtubs, and walk-in wardrobes.

Where to Dine

Menus at Cape Kidnappers are created based on whatever is fresh and in season, with much of the produce grown in the resort's vegetable garden. Cape Kidnappers offers seasonal cuisine served in several intimate settings including in the Library, Small Dining Room, Main Dining Room, and Loggia.

Where to Relax

The Spa at Cape Kidnappers offers a collection of massages, facials, pedicures, manicures, and hair care. The signature Healing Manuka Honey Facial uses New Zealand’s healing manuka honey to help improve skin texture and smoothness.

What To Do

Explore the rugged terrain of Cape Kidnappers with a personal guide. Join the shepherd for an introduction to life on a 6,000-acre working sheep and cattle farm. Take the reins of a gentle, well-trained horse and head out across the vast station.

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Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site

446 Clifton Road. Hawke's Bay, 4172 New Zealand

Hawke's Bay Airport.

At this property, Platinum Card® Members receive:
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 100 Spa services 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
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