Treetops Lodge, Rotorua, New Zealand

Accommodation Type: Lodge
Number of rooms: 12

Treetops is a world class destination. A tranquil paradise in a secret valley of 2,500 acres just 13Kms from Rotorua, New Zealand's famed thermal region. Nestled in magnificent natural surroundings, Treetops' elegant architectural style is derived from New Zealand's pioneering past. Timber and stone finishes echo the beauty and simplicity of the great outdoors in Treetops lodge & villas. Treetops is a carefully managed game and wildlife habitat, which offers the discerning traveler an unparalleled sporting and recreational experience. As well as challenging the spirit, Treetops is a haven for the senses…a place to relax amid surroundings of unspoiled beauty. Fine cuisine is an integral part of the treetops experience. The lodge's talented chefs create healthy flavoursome dishes using only the freshest game and locally grown produce complemented by an array of superlative New Zealand boutique wines. Only a few places in the world truly embody the spirit of adventure. Treetops estate and lodge is definitely one of them.

The Lodge Wing accommodates eight guests, twin share or double in four suites with ensuites; all sharing the privacy of the Lodge Wing lounge and 'state of the art' kitchen. Alternatively, choose from one of eight privately situated Villas. Your Suite... Wrapped in luxury, your room awaits you… A nest of warmth and comfort, with no expense spared to satisfy your senses. A visual splendor spreads before you with luxurious fabrics and furnishings. Each room at Treetops Lodge has its own unique character, individual style and design with a beckoning, bubbling spa bath. Handcrafted New Zealand chocolate at your bedside ensures you of sweet dreams… You are assured of the best night's sleep. Wake revitalized to the chorus of native birdcalls and the forest buzzing with life. Ease into the day on a sun lounger, soaking up the New Zealand sun at Treetops Lodge and Estate.

Facilities: Pool table, 60 inch television with satellite access, spa baths, wine cellar, conference room, private rivers and streams, extensive walking trails, golf cart access to villas, heli-pad.

Awards

•Winner of Australasia's Responsible Tourism Award at the World Travel Awards 2010
•At the 2010 Navigate Oceania World Travel Awards Treetops has been nominated for: Australasia's Responsible Tourism Award & New Zealand's Leading Luxury Lodge
•2009 Travel + Leisure USA Reader Award
•Conde Nast Gold List 2009 - Treetops is one of 3 properties in New Zealand
•Travel + Leisure (USA) announces Treetops in Best 25 Hotels in the World and Best in NZ 2009
•Conde Nast Traveler (USA) readers voted Treetops Best Hotel in New Zealand 2008
•Conde Nast Traveler USA has ranked Treetops Lodge and Wilderness Experience as the top New Zealand hotel for 2007, according to its 20th Reader Choice Awards
•Finalist, Virtuoso’s ‘Best of the Best’ Environment Award 2007 Winner of the HM Awards in Sydney, Australia 2007
•Winner of the prestigious HM Award for #1 NZ Regional Property 2007
•Finalist in the upcoming Best of The Best awards (Eco-friendly Hotel category) by international travel network, Virtuoso, 2007.
•Conde Nast November 2006 - Fruits of the Forrest at Treetops Lodge - by Christina Lamb
•UNO November 2006 - The Maori Food Trail at Treetops Lodge with Charles Royal
•World Magazine 2006 - We have enough stories for the next edition - by Don Hope
•Air New Zealand Flight Magazine 2006 - Head for the Hills
•New Zealand Travel, Inc. Top Five Luxury Lodge Award Winners 2005/2006 - by Donna Thomas
•Global Travel 2006 - Kiwi Retreat - by Terena Thyne
•Best of the Best 2006
•The Worlds Finest Book 2006 - by Michael Caldwell
•Jonney Jet Website 2006 - A must in New Zealand by Jonney Jet
•Hotel Club Finalist 2006
•The Ultimate Gift Basket Getaway - Academy Awards 2004
•Grand Award Winner 2004 - by Andrew Harpers Hideaway
•Decadent Find 2004 - Elite Traveller Magazine
•Voted top new lodge in the South Pacific - Departures Magazine Readers’ Survey

Destination: Horohoro, Rotorua

Official website: Treetops Lodge Luxury Accommodation

What a Gem of a Place! So much to Rave about, where to Start? Diddy is the Highlight!

Hansel & Gretel knew about the forest, but they never experienced it like this!! Fabulous!