Romantic Wellington Weekend Getaways

Romantic Wellington Weekend Getaways

Wharekauhau Lodge 

" Voted Best in the World For Ambience and Design in Condé Nast Traveller Gold List 2012" Specialising in the best of New Zealand, Wharekauhau offers customised experiences from wine tours to whale watching. With onsite dining and restaurant the menus change daily and reflect seasonal products, and New Zealand wines to accentuate the flavours of your meal. Located in Featherston, Wairarapa an hour and a half drive from Wellington, or 12 mins by helicopter. Luxurious suites with with views over Palliser Bay.


A stylish, luxurious, comfortable and private B&B. Low lighting designed by David Trubridge, super king beds, luxurious en-suites with separate baths and showers, private patios. The facilities include the use of an outside pool and spa, lounge and snug. Continental and fully cooked breakfasts are provided on request lunch picnic baskets can be provided and dinners are by arrangement. Special dietary requirements can be catered for. Stroll the beach via the beach front access before returning to relax by the outdoor fire. A private retreat in the Kapiti Coast.

Greenmantles Estate 

Relax in luxurious surroundings on the Kapiti Coast, is the only luxury lodge on the west coast of the lower North Island including Wellington city. A spacious two storeyed lodge is set amid established gardens with tuis, wood-pigeons and fantails. Beautifully appointed throughout with luxurious private suites. The outdoors hot-tub in a natural bush setting. Fine dining and wining is available in the evening and guests are free to choose the time for their breakfast.

Clouston Bed & Breakfast 

A luxury rural accommodation in the Wellington Region. Spacious bathrooms with a large double bath with endless hot water. Rural views from the deck or in winter by the lounge fire. Peaceful views with large windows of native bush and pine forest clad hillsides with the river meandering through the farmlet. The rooms are a generous size as are the bathrooms. The Akatarawa River creates an ideal ambience for peaceful reflection. Walk around the 10-acre farm. Resident Fantails and Tuis (NZ native birds) who may greet you with their song in the morning. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast either privately in your room or at the dining room table.Picnic baskets available on request to take on a day walk or an elaborate affair to enjoy by the river. Light lunches also provided. On request a three course dinner to suit your culinary preferences with home-grown and seasonal local produce. A range of New Zealand wines from the wine cellar are available.

Bolton Hotel 

Five star Qualmark. Private dining provided, perfect for special occasions, using the best quality, locally-sourced, organic, free-range and sustainable ingredients. Superbly appointed, contemporary and elegant, a perfect setting in which to relax and refocus. Large studios and suites stylishly decorated. Luxurious linen and soft bathrobes promote total comfort. Bath and Bubbles packages for a romantic getaway in town.


Luxurious suite in Oriental Bay, views over the Harbour. Ohtel has a select food and beverage offering focused around our generous breakfast, freshly baked cabinet food during the day – good coffee, light meals and platters to enjoy in the evening with a glass of wine. Private dining, gourmet food and beverages in your room. Unique offerings are Fondue parties – fun with friends bookings essential.


Three apartment suites which are modern but having Victorian elegance. Briarwood has a Qualmark 5 star rating. Located at the northern end of Greytown, Briarwood is an easy 5 minute stroll to shops and cafes. You can shop, eat and coffee the day away. The wider Wairarapa assets - sunshine and wine. Enjoy stunning accommodation where in a fashionable small town just an hours drive north of Wellington

Hiwinui Country Estate 

Set in the Manawatu this is a farm designed to be sustainable and intensively farmed properties including Stewart Dairylands, a sheep stud and Hiwinui Country Estate. For your romantic getaway book the whole location with, Indulgence and pamper packages and Luxury 5 star accommodation, dinner, drinks and breakfast.Includes body polish and full body massage each and full use of the lodge’s facilities. Equidistant from Fielding, Palmerston North and Ashurst for cafes and restaurants

River Valley Adventure Lodge 

If your idea of romance is an adventure getaway, River Valley is White Water Rafting, Hill Country Horse Trekking and Adventure Lodge. Choose from a Half Day Horse Trek over beautiful central North Island New Zealand hill country, a Grade 5 White Water Rafting trip, an overnight river or horse back adventure, or a Multi Activity holiday,This getaway can help you get the most out of your days off. At River Valley Lodge traditional country style cooking is the hall mark of the cuisine. Dinner lunches and breakfasts vary according to seasonal organic local produce. Open for casual dining but bookings required.

Fern Tree Hideaway 

Nestled in the hills overlooking Wellington Harbour, is Fern Tree Hideaway in Days Bay. You can arrive at the house via the only private cable car to guest accommodation in New Zealand; with seating for two. Your holiday apartment is on the first floor of the home, ensuring privacy. The apartment has a beautiful king sized bed, an open-plan living and dining area with a fully appointed kitchen together and an en suite with all the luxuries. You can enjoy breakfast alfresco on the patio and spend the day enjoying a bay that has drawn the region's artists, writers for decades and not least, endangered Little Blue Penguins. Stroll along the beach, visit the local eateries or just relax in your apartment. This truly is a great romantic location.

Country Patch 

Set in 2 and half acres in the countryside of The Waikanae foothills with expansive views over the Kapiti Island. The Villa has two bedrooms each with their own en suite, an open fire, a large veranda and unique French bath and The Studio has a queen bedroom, it's own deck, and a welcoming window seat where you can watch the world go by. Enjoy the country vistas and revive your senses.