8 Relaxing Weekend Escapes Near Auckland
Russell, in Northland’s Bay of Islands is home to the magnificent Donkey Bay Inn. Every care in the world will melt away once you step into this magnificent escape from your everyday existence. You’ll leave feeling refreshed and revitalised and ready to take on the world again. See prices
Located just South of the seaside town of Mangawhai is the spectacular Te Arai Lodge. This absolute gem is the perfect weekend escape. You can drive there from Auckland CBD in about 75 minutes. Te Arai has one of New Zealand finest private golf courses and one of our top surf breaks. With Te Arai Lodge providing first class accommodation and dining it has to be one of the best weekend escapes close to Auckland. See prices.
No list of the best weekend getaways would be complete without this Auckland favorite. Waiheke Island’s finest. Delamore is a firm favourite with visiting celebrities and well heel Aucklanders alike. Sensational views from the rooms and the pool will soon make you forget all about work. You really won’t find a better place to unwind than Delamore Lodge. See prices.
When you want to escape for the weekend but don’t want to spend your whole weekend travelling, then Auckland’s Warblers Retreat is just the ticket. This peaceful eco retreat is pretty much in Albany – but you’d never know it once you are there. It feels like your in another world, soothing birdsong and native bush, an outdoor bath. What more could you hope for without actually leaving Auckland? See prices.
Warkworth’s hidden gem. Less than an hours drive from Auckland CBD, but oh so peaceful. You won’t want to leave when the weekend is done. See prices.
This sensational Lodge is built on the side of Mt Pauanui overlooking the white sands of Pauanui Beach. Surf, golf, swim or sunbath your cares away. Pauanui Beach is a favorite playground for wealthy Aucklanders and Puka Park lets you experience the beach in 5 Star Luxury with having to buy a batch. See prices.
If golf is your idea of a getaway then you can’t go past The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs. It’s one of New Zealand’s finest Lodges combined with one of the worlds finest golf courses. This is a truly stunning place to place to get away for the weekend, and play a round or two. See prices.
Northland’s Helena Bay is a truly magical place. This billionaires playground is available for for mere millionaires to stay. So make the most of it, get a little taste of what it’s like to be truly wealthy instead of just rich. See prices