With a few of our Flo Family off to catch the European sun, we've been looking at ways we can have a Winter escape of our own in Aotearoa's backyard. From the top of the North Island to the deep South, we've curated our favourite winter getaways, perfect for a frosty Winter's day!
Discover our favourite Winter escapes below:
Karikari Peninsula | The Tiny Tree House
Situated an hour south of Cape Reinga (Te Rerenga Wairua) is The Tiny Tree House, perfect for a Winter weekend escape. Enjoy this cosy space and stare out at the sea of stars. While enjoying the local area why not take a day trip and discover the Cape Reinga light house and 90-mile beach?!
Book your stay at The Tiny Tree House here.
Auckland | The Hotel Britomart
Looking to visit the big smoke or want a stress-free staycation? Look no further than The Hotel Britomart, New Zealand's first and only 5 Green-Star hotel - certified by the NZ Green Building Council. Enjoy staying in the heart of the city within walking distance of some of the best eats and shopping Auckland [Tāmaki Makaurau] has to offer! Pop into our Commercial Bay store and say hi, we'd love to see you!
Book your room at The Hotel Britomart here.
Martinborough, Wellington | Pinot Paradise
If a trip away with friends is on the cards, look no further than Martinborough, Wellington [Wharekaka, Te Whanganui-a-Tara]. Known for being home to over 20 cellar doors, this is a wine connoisseurs' dream! Pull together your nearest and dearest to stay at Pinot Paradise, this five bed beauty is perfect for a luxury weekend away!
Book your trip here.
Nelson | Peak View Retreat
Nestled between Nelson [Whakatū] and Blenheim [Te Waiharakeke] you will find Peak View Retreat, a luxury escape designed with the ethos of Kaitiakitanga in mind. Sitting on a mountain top with views only one could dream of this retreat focuses on sustainable luxury. It is without a doubt a must-stay during any visit to the top of the South Island.
Book your stay here.
Dunedin | Roads End Cabin
Located just 22 minutes South-East from the centre of Dunedin [Ōtepoti] you will find Roads End Cabin. Set high on a hill amongst mature manuka trees, overlooking the coastline. Surround yourself with farmland, bush, and beautiful views out to sea - you will feel fully immersed in nature.
Book your nature escape here.