New Zealand is an idyllic destination for lovers looking to connect in breathtaking natural settings. Beautiful beaches, majestic forests and unique geothermal activity all await.
Coromandel Peninsula is famous for its stunning beaches and tranquil coves, perfect for strolling, kayaking and relaxing at Lost Spring Geothermal Spa.
Are You Dreaming of Living the Mermaid Life in the Ocean, Enjoy a Private Hot Pool, or Take in Million-Dollar Views From Your Shower? Look No Further. Situated near a deer breeding farm in Kaikoura, this lodge features five tree houses perched ten meters off the ground for the ideal romantic NZ getaway experience.
Stay in a boatshed or lighthouse suite to make the most of your experience at this luxury lodge. These suites are ideal for celebrating honeymoons, anniversaries or staging an unforgettable proposal! Additionally, romantic packages with champagne on arrival, couples massages and romantic dinners for two are also available!
From here, you can spend your days enjoying pristine beaches and discovering local wildlife. There are multiple walking trails you can take together or simply relax in one of the natural hot springs on Coromandel Peninsula.
Waiheke Island is an idyllic vineyard paradise with white sandy beaches and luxurious restaurants – make sure to stop at at least a few of the wineries here! Alternatively, Kinloch Wilderness Retreat in Glenorchy is conveniently close to both Routeburn Track and Greenstone Trail, making it an excellent location for hiking couples. After hiking, relax in your private spa before taking in all of its breathtaking scenery!
Hapuku Lodge & Tree Houses
Hapuku Lodge & Tree Houses stands out as an unusual destination in New Zealand. Set amidst a deer farm near Kaikoura’s seashore, this hotel features canopy-level rooms that boast incredible views of mountains, ocean and deer park – not to mention luxurious activities such as whale watching tours.
Near the iconic AJ Hackett Bungy Jump and Queenstown Lake Wakatipu, this boutique lodge is an ideal romantic escape in New Zealand. Recently renovated to feel brand-new upon arrival, couples can indulge in spa services including an onsen hot pool. Furthermore, couples will experience stunning mountain views at this property.
Waiheke Island is just 35-minutes by ferry ride from Auckland and makes for the ideal honeymoon getaway. Toast your love at local vineyards, stroll along picturesque beaches hand in hand and scour art galleries to find treasures to take back home with you. Need some rest and relaxation? Stop at the Botanic Garden for some tranquil tea time or head for hot spring relaxation.
New Zealand’s west coast is an idyllic paradise of natural wonders – from waterfalls and flourishing rainforest to epic suspension bridges and glaciers like Franz Josef Glacier. After trekking up or taking an aerial flight over it, visit Franz Josef Hot Pools or build your own pool on Hot Water Beach before relaxing afterwards!
Honeymooning might bring to mind images of luxurious hotels and five-star dinners, but for couples seeking something truly romantic yet off the grid and rich with once-in-a-lifetime experiences, New Zealand may be just what’s needed – from hiking and skiing to kayaking through glacier-carved fiords!
Start in Auckland, which boasts many attractions for adventurous couples. Start by hiking through vineyards on the Wine Trail before treating yourselves to lunch at one of Auckland’s upscale eateries like Fergburger or Larnach Castle (both will certainly impress your date). Next step? Catching a ferry over to Waiheke Island for deserted beaches and numerous wineries!
Dunedin is an idyllic honeymoon hotspot that seamlessly combines adventure activities, relaxing hikes, and animal encounters into one perfect honeymoon package. Stay at either Camp Estate or Fantail Lodge Cottages; both offer stunning sand dune views – and don’t miss a visit to Otago Botanic Garden, set into a hillside!
Travel south along a scenic drive towards Kaikoura, known for being an incredible whale-watching hub with abundant marine life (we recommend joining one of our sperm whale watches!). Finally, end your adventure at Mount Cook National Park’s largest Dark Sky Reserve for stargazing after dark!
Tarata Eco Retreat
Tarata Eco Retreat in Coromandel offers luxurious honeymoon options that don’t compromise New Zealand’s natural beauty, perfect for an off-the-beaten-path experience with garden views from each cottage. Spend quality time together while taking advantage of their hot tub, sauna and massage services!
Couples looking for adventure will find this region ideal. Horseback riding along the beach or exploring its many vineyards may be something they enjoy doing; plus there’s the added cultural experience with Maori history and traditions on display here too!
Waiheke Island boasts some of the most breathtaking scenery in New Zealand, with postcard-perfect beaches and wineries awaiting your discovery. A ferry transfer from downtown Auckland will have you on Waiheke within 40 minutes, along with plenty of waterfront dining venues and cafes.
Add some luxury to your romantic New Zealand getaway by exploring Marlborough region. Home to several premium wineries and colonial-style towns, Marlborough also features cycle routes through vineyards as well as antique shops that make cycling enjoyable! Be sure to sample wine when taking this romantic journey!