First Light Temple, Bay of Islands, New Zealand

Accommodation Type: Private Villa/Apartment
Number of rooms: 1

See Kays review of Eagles Nest. Growing out of the hill side over looking the magnificent land and seascapes is the ultimate honeymoon suite or love nest, an idyllic retreat for two. Absolutely stunning and romantic, your every whim is catered for.You will never want to leave First Light Temple, with the latest simplicity and elegance of international high fashion. The mezzanine bedroom enjoys spectacular views and has a floor to ceiling glass shower in the ensuite and skylight over the bed. The main floor has indoor and outdoor fire places and walls of glass bifold doors that open onto a stunning balcony on three sides. It has a fabulous gourmet kitchen, another full bathroom and an outdoor shower. What to do and where to eat in the Bay.

Facilities: One mezzanine bedroom with ensuite bathroom, Air Conditioning, Superb views looking out over the Bay of Islands, Jacuzzi, Home theatre, Fully equipped gourmet kitchen, Wireless internet access, Designer linen, Original New Zealand art works, Full laundry facilities (Same day Laundry & Drycleaning services also available), Electronic safe, Ecostore bathroom amenities, Hairdryer, Bathrobe & Slippers, CD & DVD library, Mountain bikes, Access to the Estates private beach, Mini Bar

Awards

•2016 Australasia's Leading Villa Resort
•2016 New Zealand's Leading Resort
•2015 World Travel Awards - World's Leading Boutique Villa Resort
•2015 World Travel Awards - Australasia's Leading Villa Resort
•2015 World Travel Awards - New Zealand's Leading Resort
•2014 World Luxury Hotel Awards -Continent Winner Luxury Hotel – Best Scenic Environment
•2014 World Travel Awards – Australasia’s Leading Villa Resort
•2014 World Travel Awards – New Zealand’s Leading Resort
•2014 Signum Virtuis (the Seal of Excellence) at the Seven Star Global Luxury Awards
•2013 World Travel Awards – World’s Leading Boutique Villa Resort
•2013 Signum Virtuis (the Seal of Excellence) at the Seven Star Global Luxury Awards
•2013 World Travel Awards – Australasia’s Leading Villa Resort
•2013 World Travel Awards – New Zealand’s Leading Resort
•2012 Trip Advisor – Certificate of Excellence
•2012 World Travel Awards – New Zealand’s Leading Resort
•2011 World Travel Awards – Nominated as Australasia’s Leading Villas
•2011 World Luxury Hotel Awards – Country Winner, Luxury Villa Resort
•2011 World Travel Awards – New Zealand’s Leading Resort
•2010 World Luxury Hotel Awards – Global Winner, Luxury Coastal Hotel
•2010 Elite Traveler – Worlds Best Suite
•2010 World Luxury Hotel Awards – Hot List
•2010 Irish Independent Weekend – 10 Best Boutique Bolt-Holes Down Under
•2010 Conde Nast Traveller Gold List
•2009 Conde Nast Traveller Gold List Worlds Top 100 Hotels
•2009 Tatler Magazine World’s Best 101 Hotels
•2009 Best Hotels (Russia) Worlds Best 50 Hotels
•2009 Luxury Holidays and Corporate Travel World’s 10 Best Cliff Edge Pools
•2008 Conde Nast Traveller Gold List Highest Rated Hotel in the Worlds Top 100 Hotels
•2008 Qualmark Exclusive Rating (one of only 8 in New Zealand)
•2008 Luxury Travel & Style Rated in the top 15 best overseas boutique properties
•2007 L Officiel Voyage Top 100 beach hotels in the World
•2007 Kia Ora Air New Zealand Magazine Top ten New Zealand Luxury Lodges
•2004 World Travel Awards New Zealand’s leading Resort

Destination: Russell, Bay of Islands

Official website: First Light Temple - Eagles Nest