Hamurana Lodge, Rotorua, New Zealand

Accommodation Type: Lodge
Number of rooms: 10

This magnificent Country Estate is a pleasant 15 minutes drive from the City of Rotorua and is the perfect option for the discerning traveller. Away from the main visitor hub, set in lush green countryside, the exclusive Lodge provides the ideal base for those wishing to experience New Zealand, the spiritual home of Maori Culture and its world-renowned geothermal wonders - and for those wishing to explore the wider Bay of Plenty region, with its lakes, rivers, mountains, forest and beaches. Evocative d├ęcor includes natural wood and stone finished and a palette inspired by sunshine and flowers. Sleekly designed furnishings, stylish chairs, bright rugs and striking artwork are New Zealand in spirit and contemporary in style. Work areas support productivity with the latest technology for communication, including high-speed wireless Internet access and telephone. For relaxation, there's a fully stocked private bar baskets, a flat screen television and an iPod docking station.

Extra-spacious ensuite bathrooms include signature Hamurana Lodge features - a deep-soaking tub with glass walled shower, and a large vanity. Colourful New Zealand fabrics add charm, and in many of the bathrooms, daylight flows through a large picture window.

Facilities: Fitness Studio, Zen studio offering a range of fitness and relaxation classes, Resort Pool, Tennis and Petanque Courts,Free wireless Internet Access, airline reservation services, 24hour business services, babysitting services.

Destination: Rotorua

Official website: Hamurana Lodge

"What a great Lodge experience: great hosts, fine food and wine, beautiful grounds and views. This is why we love coming to New Zealand."

"Such a wonderful place! Amazing countryside and five-star hotel together with friend's house hospitality. It was a wonderfull experience!! Many many thanks for your kind attention."