Northland is a place to relax and unwind.
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Northland today is a place where you can indulge the senses – excite the palate, pamper the body, revitalise the soul.
Northland is a place to relax and unwind with exclusive luxury lodges (Eagles Nest pictured) offering an unmatched sensual and visual experience; secluded retreats with your own heated infinity pool, private gym and gourmet delights.
Travel + Leisure announced that their readers voted The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs the Top Resort in Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific. Kauri Cliffs is also among the Top 10 Hotels overall on the survey, ranked at #5. #3 In Top 100! While Eagles Nest received the award: 2012 World Travel Awards - New Zealand's Leading Resort
Then there are the sophisticated spas and health resorts...Treatment rooms may open on to their own relaxing private courtyard overlooking a garden and meandering stream, or be set within a beautiful stand of native trees and ferns. You’ll even find an exclusively Northland brand of 100% natural, organic skin therapy treatments.
Northland is the new frontier for gastro-tourists; people who head off in search of fresh food experiences and delectable wines. There are nearly 400 restaurants and cafe’s throughout Northland including Gastro Pub Food, International, Organic, Pacific-Rim cuisine & some of the best seafood you can find!
New Zealand’s most northern vineyards welcome visitors for tasting and cellar door sales while some offer coastal views and cafes which cleverly combine Mediterranean ambience with a distinctive New Zealand flavour.
Relax with a round of golf at one of the many golf courses sprinkled around the region. You’re sure to find one to suit your level. Some of New Zealand’s best golf courses are gathered together along the Twin Coast Discovery Highway. You will play challenging country courses, highly rated links courses and top internationally acclaimed tournament golf courses (such as Kauri Cliffs) as you tour round the region.
Indulge a little...
Visit a boutique chocolate factory for the ultimate chocolate experience. You can see how these delicious chocolates are made, taste a few samples, and of course shop for gifts and indulge yourself with special treats. Other tasty treats you’ll find around the region include delicious award winning cheeses, olive and avocado oil, and locally roasted coffee.