AN ESCAPE TO PARADISE
There are few locations in the world where you can so easily discover the stunning romance of one of nature’s finest sanctuaries. Set in the heart of the Marlborough Sounds, our luxury five star resort-style accommodation nestles amid a rolling landscape of untouched native bush that reaches down to kiss the shoreline of our tranquil bay. Perhaps your perfect escape will be walking part of the magnificent Queen Charlotte Track or venturing out onto the water kayaking with baby seals. Many of our guests choose to simply contemplate the serenity of our idyllic surroundings. Our award-winning architect-designed apartments o er every possible option. Honeymoon in paradise, share the beauty of the Marlborough Sounds with another couple or connect together the generations of your family. Warm wooden interiors seamlessly frame your uninterrupted private vista, from dawn until dusk. Bathed in natural light, every room exudes the generously spacious luxury of a stylishly contemporary retreat. Our intuitive attention to detail means that you can simply relax and enjoy luxurious home comforts. Or linger a little longer on your private balcony to admire the irresistible elegance of our iconic views, stretching far into the distant horizon. For the relaxed intimacy of a place dedicated purely to personal space, our Kereru Suite redefines the boundaries of natural luxury. Private entry extends to a spaciously secluded spa deck, sheltered beside a Kowhai grove and the tranquility of our secluded native setting. Here, nocturnal Nature reveals the star-gazing secret of true romance, the hidden treasure of our uniquely peaceful location. Truly, the world is elsewhere. We’re passionate about sharing Marlborough’s internationally-renowned gourmet heritage. With each new day, we’re inspired all over again
by a landscape whose spirit has been nurtured across the centuries. Gathering the finest ingredients from the sea and the land, our cuisine is as unforgettable as our view. Executive chef Francisco Fioriti relishes every opportunity to explore the premium authentic taste of New Zealand. Originally from Argentina, his travels have led him around the globe in search of the ideal place to perfect his skills. He has found it. Fine dining deserves to be a reason to anticipate and then to savour. In our restaurant, à la carte and expertly wine-matched signature degustation menus each inspire unforgettable culinary memories. An exclusive haven for our guests, the Kumatage lounge nestles beside the bay. Where better to unwind over a freshly-cooked gourmet breakfast, delicious brunch or long lunch that drifts e ortlessly into the afternoon? We’re always on-hand to share our local knowledge and recommendations for the perfect way to spend your day, as you too discover the beauty that we know as home. And, our love of the outdoors takes us right to the water’s edge at the Bight Café. Friendly and fun, it literally is a breath of fresh air. Everyone is welcome here. What better way to experience the Kiwi way of life and have a yarn to the locals. For some, it’s a place to soak up the unparalleled atmosphere of the Marlborough Sounds over a craft beer or discover our signature seafood dishes. Not only do we aspire to serve you the very best fish & chips in the world, but many say that our superb seafood chowder is yet another first class reason to return. Whatever the season, our passion is to create memories that are as special for you as the place we love so much.