Catlin & Stewart Island – 4 days, Dunedin to Invercargill, October 2020 to March 2021

Discover New Zealand’s deep south. The Catlins is a major highlight of the Southern Scenic Route – with its rural heartland and podocarp forest, rugged coastlines, hidden lakes and waterfalls, stunning natural landscapes and extraordinary wildlife, it is a unique and special part of NZ. Just across the water enjoy a short scenic flight and birds eye views of NZ’s 3rd island - Stewart Island. Enjoy a glimpse into a simpler, slower lifestyle, in rhythm with the sea and the tides, attuned to the natural worlds of land, sea , and nightscapes. From NZ$1455 per person share twin. Sales until 31 Aug 2020.

Iconic Trains of the South – 3 days, Christchurch return, September 2020 – March 2021

Discover NZ – by road and rail. This independent itinerary will showcase the iconic TranzAlpine – one of the world’s great scenic train trips from Christchurch to Greymouth, and the spectacular Coastal Pacific from Picton to Christchurch, combined with self-drive independence from Greymouth to Punakaiki, through Marlborough to Blenheim. From NZ$945 per person share twin/double. Sales until 31 Aug 2020.

For those seeking the outdoors try one of the country’s Cycle Trails (pictured). From Northlands Twin Coast Bike Hike to the Hauraki Trail or the three trail combo Timber Trail, Waikato River Trail and the Great Lakes (Taupo) trail to produce a stunning 5-day tour. We have all the shuttles, bag transfer, picnics and accommodation available along the way. Regular or E-Bikes can also be arranged. Ask our Team for details.  

Why book your New Zealand hotel or Lodge accommodation with us? We’re your best search engine for starters, but we also have value-added offers that you won’t necessarily hear about. An example is the indulgent Azur Queenstown is available with an additional free night when paying for three. This is just one example of many throughout New Zealand. Ask our Team.

For those after a treat for a special birthday or anniversary, by booking your luxury New Zealand lodge stay through us you’ll receive Virtuoso benefits – such as early check-in or late check out, additional spa or food & beverage credits plus other unique features. See the New Zealand Lodges listed on virtuoso.com here. As everyone is holidaying at home, keep in mind that weekends are already reasonably full at many of these Lodges so you can’t be too spontaneous. Plan ahead!