This package is all inclusive of the following:
18 Night Australian and New Zealand vacation for two
All accommodation as follows:
•2 nights in an establishment room at the Establishment hotel, Sydney, Australia
•2 nights in a luxury tent at Longitude 131, Ayres Rock, Australia
•4 nights in an Anchor Bay suite at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
•3 nights in a luxury villa at the Azur, Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand
•2 nights in a luxury suite at Limetree Lodge, Wanaka, South Island, New Zealand
•3 nights in a double room at Chateau Marlborough, Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand
•2 nights in a deluxe guest room at Wildwood Lodge, Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand
All activities as follows:
•Inclusive tour programme at Longitude 131
•Island activities at Lizard
•Heli flight and cruise at Milford Sounds
•Sea kayaking at Marlborough Sounds
•Private wine tour of Blenheim/Nelson
•White water rafting
All internal air transfers as follows:
•All domestic air travel within Australia and New Zealand
All vehicle transfers as follows:
•All airport transfers in Australia
Standard car hire for 10 days (New Zealand) (Toyota Camry 2.0L or similar)
•View Vehicles: Toyota Camry 2020
2 nights 2 days in Sydney, Australia
Sydney, Australia's harbourside city with the world's friendliest people has been voted several times as the best city in the world for visitors. Here we give you a glimpse of what is available, all you have to do is explore! With an average of 240 days of warm sunshine and blue sky each year, Sydney... More details
The Establishment Hotel is an intimate, 33 room boutique hotel located in the very heart of Sydney’s Central Business District and only minutes from major attractions such Sydney Harbour and the Opera House and. Within 6 months of its opening, Establishment Hotel was nominated "One of the 25 Hot New Places to Stay in the World" by Conde Nast Traveler magazine... Show more. All guestrooms are designed around one of two color schemes - one bold, the other subtle – and all are generously proportioned with premium pure cotton linens, business desk, mini-bar, DVD and CD player, data and voice port connection, cable television, in-room safe, touch-screen room control console, and generous marble or limestone bathroom with separate bath and shower including Bvlgari amenities. In addition, the Establishment Hotel has a fully-equipped fitness center and 24 hour Concierge available to all guests.
Establishment Hotel also offers a wide variety of dining experiences including Est, a multi-award winning “3 Chef Hats” restaurant in a stylish space recently Also on property is Sushi-e, an intimate sushi bar within Hemmesphere lounge serving superior quality sushi and Japanese delicacies. In addition to Hemmesphere, there are 7 other bars including some of Sydney's current “places to be seen” such as Establishment's Tank nightclub! ... Show Less.
Facilities: All rooms are equipped with DVD and CD players, touch screen room controls, personal safe, large screen television with cable, voicemail, data port entry Internet access and hotel guest security key cards. Establishment Hotel offers all services from in room dining to business and internet facilities as well as a gymnasium.
Uluru (Ayers Rock), Australia
2 nights 2 days at Ayres Rock, Australia
A visit to this monolithic rock, the world's greatest, is an awesome experience. It is composed of a type of sandstone that has been exposed through folding, faulting, the erosion of rock and infill. At the base are caves, inlets and overhangs formed by chemical degradation and erosion. Formerly known... More details
Luxurious, eco-sensitive and romantic, Longitude 131° offers immersion in the wilderness of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, complete with 5 star luxury and private views of the sun rising and setting over Uluru (Ayers Rock).
In the crisp, white linen of a king-sized bed you find the serene, silent sleep of the desert. Above the sweeping canopy of your palatial... Show more tent floats a greater canopy, endless and sparkling. Constellations brimming with Anangu, (local Aboriginal people), tales and stories. You dream the rich dreams found only in the heart of sacred, powerful places. As one of only 30 guests at Longitude 131°, you awake to your own private view of the sun rising over Uluru (Ayers Rock). Reflecting countless colours, Uluru drenches you with its fabled light.
The walls of your tent are a visual narrative, telling of the discoveries made by an early outback pioneer. This award-winning luxury wilderness camp in Australia's Red Centre has achieved new heights in ecotourism the world over.
Longitude 131° is a deluxe camping experience like no other and set atop an isolated sand dune close to the border of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. As far from anywhere else as you can be. As close as possible to serenity. Rejuvenation for the body. Stimulation for the mind. Liberation for the spirit. At Longitude 131° you will find unprecedented solitude and serenity. Your luxurious tent is a private place to rest, relax and refresh. No expense has been spared in ensuring your stay with us is a special experience which nurtures your body, stimulates your mind and liberates your spirit. A white dome roof and flowing fabric draped from the centre create the illusion of camping. But unlike the early pioneers and explorers, guests revel in sublime comfort. The flick of a bedside switch is all it takes to raise the blinds and watch the spectacular moods of Uluru at sunrise. Meticulously designed to remain cool in summer and warm in winter, you have reverse cycle air-conditioning for complete control over your personal climate. Children 15 years and under are not catered for at Longitude 131°. ... Show Less.
Facilities: Disabled facilities, communal dining facilities, outdoor pool, guest library, touring included, reception hours: 24 hours daily, dry cleaning service, shop/boutique, doctor on call, non-smoking rooms, fire extinguishers/fire hose, smoke detectors, phone message and Fax/photocopy service.
Great Barrier Reef, Australia
4 nights 4 days at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
The Great Barrier Reef, off Australia's east coast, is one of the wonders of the natural world. It is World Heritage listed and is one of Australia's, and the world's, premier holiday destinations. The combination of glorious weather (be aware that it rains a lot in the wet season! Jan-March), pristine... More details
Lizard Island - a very special experience. Lizard Island Luxury Resort, Great Barrier Reef is one of a kind - a wonderful work of nature's art. Located right on the Great Barrier Reef. It is a private paradise with 24 powdery white beaches. Lizard Island offers a luxury escape; a unique holiday on the Great Barrier Reef's northern most island resort.
If you're... Show moreers a luxury escape; a unique holiday on the Great Barrier Reef's northern most island resort.
If you're looking for something out of the ordinary, then Lizard Island should be top of the list. This is without question, one of Australia's premier resorts. Being right on the Great Barrier Reef is rare enough, but this stunning resort offers the full spectrum - both the inner and outer Reef experiences.
Anchor Bay Rooms are located in a tropical garden setting with easy access to Anchor Bay and the beach; Each Anchor Bay room has a private balcony with hammock. The interiors are compact but comfortable, there family Rooms offer two separate sleeping areas. Anchor Bay Suites set in a broad sweeping arc along Anchor Bay, with easy access to the main Lodge, each suite offers captivating sea views and each has a pathway leading directly to the beach. Seamlessly blending indoors and out in an elegant and spacious open plan design, a large verandah with daybed is one of the many designer comforts. Sunset Point Villas are set high on Sunset Ridge amongst native eucalyptus bushland. Providing filtered sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach, these Villas offer privacy and also easy access to a string of secluded beaches. Each Villa has a private deck with comfortable Australian timber squatter chairs and a hammock. Inside, the mix of colours and textures creates a calm retreat with the surrounding coastal bushland the inspiration for the understated and elegant design. The Pavilion perched high above the Coral Sea and set on the point of Sunset Ridge, The Pavilion combines complete privacy with a spectacular 270 degree panorama of Anchor Bay, Osprey Island and Sunset Beach. An expansive decking area incorporates a private plunge pool, sunlounges and a daybed area, inviting guests to relax and take in the stunning views. Leaving the balcony to stroll down a private path, guests will discover another secluded area where chairs and a table have been perfectly positioned to make the most of the sea breezes and gorgeous views. Inside, the Pavilion offers every comfort. Bollinger and a deluxe fruit bowl greet guests on arrival. A laptop computer for downloading and sending emails and high powered binoculars are among some of the special features. ... Show Less.
Facilities: Guest facsimile facilities, book and games library, Island boutique, first aid clinic, freshwater swimming pool, tennis court, daily laundry service (dry cleaning service is not available), safety deposit facilities, Day Spa, gymnasium, guest Departure Lounge (with internet access).
Queenstown, New Zealand
3 nights 3 days in Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand
Queenstown is one of the most popular destinations in New Zealand, it is known for its stunning scenery, luxury accommodation, fine wine and cuisine, winter sports and adventure activities. Perched on the edge of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown resides among glacier smoothed hills and jagged peaks that further... More details
Read more about Azur Lodge and their Queenstown recommendations.. Azur, luxury retreat at the heart of it all. A hotel provides accommodation. Azur gives you an experience. Awaken to the mountain sunrise in your private luxury lodge. Sip the world's finest wines on the balcony of your own lakeside villa. Dive into the heart-stopping adventure that put Queenstown... Show morenes on the balcony of your own lakeside villa. Dive into the heart-stopping adventure that put Queenstown on the map. Hit the slopes. Jump off a cliff. Ride the rapids. Or just lose yourself in the view. Don't just see the world. Feel it at Azur.
Azur lodge features three natural fireplaces including one outside on the patio offering majestic Queenstown views. The library offers a wide selection of books, DVD’s and CD’s, while the bar is the place to enjoy a pre-dinner drink or nightcap. Azur lodge and villas are designed by award winning Queenstown architect John Blair. The interior design at Azur Lodge is by well known, Singapore based company LTW, recognised for the renovation of the Oriental Bangkok. The materials used feature the best of New Zealand stone and timber. A unique experience for each individual guest. Azur staff are professional, internationally experienced and discreet. We focus on every small detail - your wine preference, favourite music, DVD selections. Our goal is to make each stay a rare, memorable experience. Transfers around Queenstown will be provided by Azur Lodge. ... Show Less.
Facilities: Each 75sqm villa includes a 10sqm balcony with glass balustrade, fireplace, LCD television and Denon stereo system. The finest quality bed linen, pillows, duvets and toweling have been sourced from Germany and Italy to provide a super luxurious sleep experience. The bathroom features two vanities, a spa bath which can be enjoyed indoor or outdoor, positioned... Show more to maximize the views. ... Show Less.
Wanaka, New Zealand
2 nights 2 days in Wanaka, South Island, New Zealand
Welcome to Wanaka, one of the most treasured tourist destinations in New Zealand. Wanaka is located in Central Otago, where large flocks of moas once lived, and is sheltered behind the Southern Alps in the South Island. Situated in the southern end of Lake Wanaka, this breathtaking marvel of nature... More details
Set on a ten-acre estate just outside Lake Wanaka, Lime Tree Lodge offers luxury boutique accommodation in a relaxed, country setting, with stunning 360 degree, uninterrupted mountain views. An avenue of 'tilea cordata' lime trees lend the Lodge its unique name and character. The rustic Central Otago exterior, featuring local schist stone, opens up into a modern... Show more and stylish interior, with no expense spared on making the surroundings comfortable for guests.
The Lodge offers four luxuriously-appointed en-suite guestrooms and two private suites, each with their own French doors that open out to an expansive veranda and gardens with magnificent views of the Southern Alps. Fresh flowers, bathrobes and slippers, heated floors and king-size beds clad in crisp cotton and designer linens, make each room a restful haven, with spectacular alpine views and garden access from every room.
An on-site helipad provides direct access to the region's spectacular ski fields, glaciers and sounds, while a petanque court, croquet lawn, pitch-and-putt golf course, swimming pool and spa pool provide plenty of opportunity for on-site relaxation.
New owners John and Pauline Trotter previously owned a high country station in South Canterbury, and are both warm and welcoming Kiwi hosts with a rich farming heritage and a genuine passion for New Zealand. Their focus is on providing authentic Southern hospitality and outdoor adventures, delivered in style and comfort. ... Show Less.
Facilities: LimeTree Lodge comprises two luxury suites and four elegant guestrooms, each with their own ensuite. Inspired by the lime trees which punctuate the Lodge’s grounds, guests will find quality Linden Leaves toiletries in every room (Linden is the Old English word for a lime tree) and Vodka lime gimlets presented for evening aperitifs in the Lodge's guest lounge... Show more. Guests of Limetree Lodge are spoilt for choice when it comes to relaxation. A five hole pitch-and-putt golf course, croquet lawn, swimming pool and spa pool provide plenty of on site activity, while the Lodge's helipad provides direct access to the region's spectacular ski fields, glaciers and sounds. Walk out of the Lodge and be whisked away by Wanaka Helicopters on an awe-inspiring flight to Mt Aspiring National Park, Mt Cook or Milford Sound - or go heli-skiing off-piste. For the less adventurous, explore the gorgeous local countryside on one of our mountain bikes. ... Show Less.
Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand
The Marlborough Sounds are an unspoilt paradise for those who love the sea, tranquillity, the natural world, freedom walking or outdoor adventure. The broad pathway of the Queen Charlotte Track lures walkers of all ages and experience along the ridgelines of the Sounds, through virgin native forests... More details
Chateau Marlborough offers luxury 5 star Blenheim hotel accommodation in the heart of one of New Zealand's most famous wine regions. Choose from a range of boutique hotel accommodation options, including a luxurious 2 bedroom Grande Penthouse, 1 bedroom Grande Apartments, Grande Studio, Executive Suites, Superior Studios & Chateau Studios , all of which are self-contained... Show more with a range of rooms available with ease of use facilities. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings overlooking Seymour Square Gardens and it's only an easy 2 minute walk to Blenheim’s town centre.
Chateau Marlborough’s accommodation has been extensively refurbished to the highest level, now offering luxury accommodation in the heart of Blenheim. Chateau Marlborough now has 80 suites & apartments. ... Show Less.
Facilities: All our luxury Blenheim accommodation options offer a selection of teas and coffee, along with plunger coffee. A mini bar is also provided in each Marlborough hotel room. On site pool, gym fitness center, restaurant and business facilities
Rotorua, New Zealand
2 nights 3 days in Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand
Rotorua is considered one of the “must visit” destinations in New Zealand, and attracts visitors throughout the year. Rotorua is a city located on the south side of the lake with the same name, in the Bay of Plenty region of the central North Island of New Zealand. It is one of the few places in... More details
Wildwood Lodge is set in five acres of landscaped gardens with two hundred meters of totally private lake frontage on the shores of tranquil and historic Lake Rotoehu. Having been totally rebuilt for the 2006 season, Wildwood is the most recently constructed Qualmark 5-star luxury Lodge in the Rotorua area. It represents the very best of contemporary architecture... Show more, offering total privacy and understated elegance for the discerning traveller. No other house is visible from anywhere on the entire estate. Wildwood caters for a maximum of six guests, with two large well-appointed suites in the main Lodge and an adjacent guest house. With a large open plan design, incorporating expansive decks,the Lodge offers a wonderful feeling of space and light. The extensive natural timber flooring is complemented with the generous use of Persian rugs and some fine examples of genuine 18th Century oak furniture. We also showcase original New Zealand contemporary art and sculpture. The property has been owned and operated by Simon and Cath Robertson since 1995, and both have had extensive involvement in the tourism industry. ... Show Less.
Facilities: The Lodge has ducted central heating and air conditioning, with individual temperature controls in the guest house and suites. There is also a large open fire which provides wonderful ambience in the cooler months. A well stocked library with weathered leather club couches offers a comfortable retreat for those who just wish to curl up with a book, and if the... Show more urge cannot be resisted, the theatre with 100 inch screen and sky dish will allow you to catch up with CNN or your favourite news programme. A large selection of movies and music are also available. Complimentary wireless high speed Broadband internet access is available in every room of the Lodge, including the guest house. The property has a helipad on site and numerous options for helicopter sightseeing or fishing are covered in the activities section. ... Show Less.
Activities at Longitude 131 at Ayres Rock (Uluru)
The Longitude tour programme has been developed with the aim of sharing an authentic experience that will allow each guest a chance to immerse themselves in the mystery and spirituality of this remarkable desert region. Explore the living and cultural landscapes of your doorstep - Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta (the Olgas). The expert guides use their local knowledge to adapt each experience to take advantage of the moment, such as the incredible sight of rainfall on Uluru. Experience one or more the following:
•Kata Tjuta & Walpa Gorge
•Cultural Centre & Uluru Visit
•Table 131 - Dining Under the Stars
•Uluru Sunrise Walk
•Mulgara Gallery and Township Tour
Lizard Island inclusive activity package
During your time at Lizard Island, you can enjoy the following all inclusive activities. Whether lazing by the pool, taking a picnic to a secluded spot or an afternoon snorkeling is your idea of fun, they have something for everyone at Lizard Island. or
•Catamarans & paddle skis
•Glass bottom boat trips
•Snorkelling equipment and lessons
•Tennis - day & night (equipment supplied)
•Picnic hampers for beachside lunches
•Self-guided island walks and nature trails
•Nature slide presentations
Milford Sound Scenic Heli Flight and Cruise with Glacier Landing
Mitre Peak beckons you as your helicopter lifts off to begin your journey into Milford Sound. Get up and close with some of the most spectacular mountains and glaciers in the Southern Alps before landing at Milford. Experience the Sound up close and personal with great photo opportunities of Mitre Peak and the Bowen falls. Upon landing in Milford, join the Mitre Peak Cruise - an exploratory nature style tour through the Sound and out to the St Ann Point Lighthouse. Then depart Milford via the Harrison Valley, take in the beautiful blue green icefalls as we land you exclusively upon the Ngapunatoru Plateau on Mt Tutoko. One of the few companies with this privilege. Return to Queenstown via isolated valleys with impressive views to make this special trip truly memorable.
Kayaking in the Marlborough Sounds
Marlborough Sounds - Land of Contrasts – glistening seas and beaches, rugged mountains fracturing the horizon, lush native forest. Ed and Jutta on their 56ft launch, take the day as it comes. You can choose to Kayak through the sounds using the launch as your base, fish for Marlborough’s famous blue cod, pull into secret bays for swimming, walking, and sunbathing on private bush clad beaches. Sample green shell mussels, oysters- anything goes on this Marlborough Sounds Cruise with us. Expect a full day of exploration and relaxation.
Wine Tasting in Marlborough
Experience the magic of Marlborough with a visit to Marlborough's famous wineries, sample the wine, the olive oil and the gourmet foods that have put is region on the map of gourmet province
White water rafting (Rotorua)
Enjoy a thrilling white water raftind experience, choose from one of the following options to suite your level of experience: Kaituna Grade 5 Wairoa Grade 5 Rangitaiki Grade 3- 4 Tongariro Grade 3 Lower Rangitaiki Scenic Trip Grade 2
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