Te Waonui Forest Retreat
from £165 per person per night
- In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
Tucked away within the luscious rainforest near Franz Josef Glacier, Te Waonui Forest Retreat is a beautiful oasis where wellbeing is key. Clearly inspired by the surrounding’s tranquil ambience, we love that this hotel puts not only the guests’ comfort as top priority, but environmental preservation too.
This is certainly the place to unwind. With contemporary rooms offering gorgeous views of mountains and rainforests, plus a gorgeous spa offering revitalising treatments, there’s plenty of space to relax.
The Canopy Restaurant is spectacular. A terrace jutting out into the rainforest, sumptuous five-course dinners created with local cuisine…this is the ideal spot to indulge and enjoy time together under the stars.
This serene retreat is nestled in the verdant rainforests near Franz Josef Glacier, offering a secluded and private atmosphere.
- 4 hours and 30 minutes drive from Queenstown Airport
- 4 hours and 45 minutes drive from Christchurch Airport
The rooms are located in four separate accommodation wings: Kahikatea, Totara, Rimu and Matai.
All rooms include:
- Complimentary WiFi
- Balcony or courtyard
- Air conditioning
- In-room safe
- Entertainment suite
- Coffee and tea making facilities
- Mini Bar
- Deluxe Hotel Room Twin – Sleek rooms featuring two queen size beds. Sleeps a maximum of three adults and one child.
- Deluxe Hotel Room King – Spacious, contemporary rooms featuring a king size bed. Sleeps maximum of two adults.
- Deluxe Hotel Room Disabled Access – Gorgeous rooms with one king and one single bed, plus disabled access facilities.
- Frond Lounge Bar – A charming, country-style lounge offering a variety of drinks outside in the sunshine, or inside by the warming fireplace.
- The Canopy Restaurant – A gorgeous restaurant high up in the trees, with a picturesque outdoor deck jutting out into the rainforest. Enjoy a five-course dinner created with fresh, local produce.
- Complimentary WiFi
- Outdoor pizza oven
- Two guest laundries
- 24 hour reception
- Concierge service
- Tour desk
- Valet parking
Amaia Spa is a beautiful spa provoking a sense of wellbeing, offering a variety of treatments including massages, facials, and foot rubs.