Karaka Point Vineyard and Lodge is European inspired boutique accommodation set in the heart of our magnificent estate.
Our guests will enjoy a decadent master suite with antiques, sumptuous linen and designer en suite. The Master Suite leads to your private French antique style living area for dining, relaxing by the fire with a good movie, or lounging back with a glass of wine, admiring the views through the orchard to the Chardonnay vines.
Enjoy breakfast served in the conservatory, perhaps followed by a morning swim in the heated indoor pool. Picnics, lunch and dinner are available to be delivered on request from our local award winning restaurants, or enjoy the house menu of the day. In the evening enjoy pre-dinner drinks at sunset in one of the many idyllic spots you will find in the majestic quarter century old gardens.
Only thirty minutes from Auckland’s international airport, Puriri Hills Vineyard and Lodge is set in green rolling hills southeast of the Auckland, New Zealand, just outside of the village of Clevedon. From the main road, a long driveway climbs past vineyards which produced their first handmade, blended red wine in 1999.
Relax in the casual elegance of Puriri Hills’ guest suite. Self-contained in one wing of the main house, the suite has its own entrance, a comfortable living room, a dining room with built-in kitchen facilities, two bedrooms and a luxurious bathroom looking into a private walled fern garden.
We can accommodate 2 to 4 people in the suite (or up to 6 when combined with our queen room (see below). You’ll feel completely at home amongst the furniture, art and antiques collected by the owners from all over the world.
Takatu Lodge is architectural and contemporary in style using natural wood, stone and marble to complement its surroundings.
Whole walls of glass allow all day sun and capture the stunning views of the surrounding vineyard, mountain ranges and sea beyond – inside and outside fusing seamlessly as one.
Attention to detail and individual needs are anticipated for guests to unwind in a peaceful setting among the vines.
It is a unique experience and opportunity to stay in luxury accommodation on a working vineyard where guests may enjoy the highest standards of elegance and comfort. High vaulted macrocarpa ceilings, open log fires inside and out, a cosy library and outside landscaped rooms are a few of the many architectural features.
We also provide for intimate weddings and small conferences. Contact us to find out more information.