Mahu Whenua, New Zealand
Luxury lodge in a superb setting
This gorgeous luxury lodge sits in magnificent countryside in the heart of central Otago. Among the many activities to enjoy in this part of the world are hiking, golf, fishing and sampling multi-award winning wines. The charming town of Wanaka is just 20 minutes away, with Queenstown a scenic hour and a half drive from Mahu Whenua. The lodge is taken on an exclusive basis and can accommodate 12 guests.
A myriad of activities on offer
Manu Whenua comprises four high country sheep stations covering over 55,000 hectares of some of the most dramatic natural alpine scenery in New Zealand. You can explore on foot or on horseback, or take to the skies in a helicopter where options range from sightseeing to heli-hiking and heli-biking. There are some fantastic fishing spots nearby which can be accessed by road or air. The lodge will arrange a private guide to accompany you for either a half or full day.
Stunning lodge on the shores of Lake Wanaka
The lodge comprises five luxurious ridgeline suites, each offering incredible views and total privacy. The rustic design incorporates locally sourced materials and modern features to ensure easy living. There are plenty of places to unwind, from the sprawling farmhouse kitchen and large open living room to numerous outdoor areas where you can sit and simply absorb the scenery.
Perfectly placed to explore the area’s highlights
With easy access to Wanaka, Queenstown, Fiordland National Park and Mount Aspiring National Park, Mahu Whenua is perfectly placed to make the most of this beautiful part of New Zealand’s South Island.