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We’ve rounded up an ever-growing selection of boutique hotel stays, luxury hotel hideaways and romantic retreats in New Zealand. Click on a destination below to see our current pick of the best boutique hotels to book, as well as an insider guide to everything from restaurants and bars to picnics and hire cars…
Destinations in New Zealand
North Island thrills span chic shopping in Auckland and coastal chilling in the Bay of Islands. Make time for Wellington’s café scene, the vineyards of the Wairarapa and Hawke’s Bay, and fishing in Lake Taupo.
The South Island boasts epic mountains, fjords and lakes, with world-class skiing and bungy-jumping in adrenalin capital Queenstown. Historic Christchurch and whale-watching hot spot Kaikoura offer more serene stays.