A little piece of luxury etched in history where you can experience true New Zealand hospitality, excellent cuisine and all situated in an historic homestead and original farm buildings.
Nestled on a ridge overlooking the vast Waipoua Forest – home of the ancient and iconic kauri tree Tane Mahuta, Waipoua Lodge offers a relaxing retreat from which to explore the beautiful and often undiscovered west Kauri Coast.
With the mixture of yesteryear in the old kauri lodge home to artifacts from the kauri logging era, to the four acres of garden and tranquil bush walk surrounded by pasture and forest.
Stretching about 200 miles from the northern tip of the north island, this region enjoys long stretches of unspoiled coastline, forests and Cape Reinga, where the Pacific Ocean and Tasman Sea meet. It is one of the heartlands of the Maori culture, and the landmark Treaty of Waitangi was signed here; you can visit these beautiful grounds. There are also great opportunities for golf, sailing and sampling some impressive local produce.