• Mt Rosa Lodge
    Queenstown - Mt Rosa Lodge
  • Kaimai Country Lodge
    Katikati - Kaimai Country Lodge
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    Hastings/Havelock North - The Manse
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    Kauri Coast - Waipoua Lodge
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    Kaeo - Cavalli Beach House
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    Napier - Breckenridge Lodge
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    Wairarapa - The Summit Lodge
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    Hokitika - Rimu Lodge
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    Abel Tasman - The Resurgence
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    Rotorua - Nicara Lakeside Lodge
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    Christchurch - Clearview Lodge
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    Murchinson - Owen River Lodge
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    Tairua - Colleith Lodge

Luxury North Island Accommodation

Waipoua Lodge - Kauri Coast

Luxury etched in history where you can experience true New Zealand hospitality and historic accommodation on the Kauri Coast - naturally New Zealand's ancient, eco & cultural destination

Colleith Lodge - Tairua

Colleith Lodge is a Boutique luxury Five Star one level accommodation situated on the East Coast of the Coromandel Peninsula.

The Manse – Hastings/Havelock North

Luxury accommodation in the Hastings/Havelock North area offering guests a Kiwi Experience with a European touch. The Manse is the only Qualmark® assessed 5 star boutique lodge in this area.

Luxury South Island Accommodation

Owen River Lodge - Murchinson

A boutique contemporary styled, 5 star rated fishing lodge. To ensure your absolute privacy, accommodation for guests is in six purpose built guest cottage suites located in the garden.

Rimu Lodge - Hokitika

Private boutique lodge. Four individually styled ensuite guests rooms overlooking the Hokitika River and Southern Alps in the distance.

Shelbourne Villa - Nelson

Shelbourne Villa is the only Qualmark assessed 5 star bed and breakfast accommodation in central Nelson City.

All Properties Awarded Qualmark 5-Star Grade

5 Star Accommodation is a select group of New Zealand lodges and luxury bed and breakfasts. The official NZ tourism-rating agency, Qualmark, has awarded each member a 5-Star grade, signifying they are "Exceptional – among the best in New Zealand".

Qualmark – New Zealand Tourism’s Official Mark of Quality

Qualmark, New Zealand tourism’s official quality assurance organisation, provides a trusted guide to quality travel experiences. A business displaying the Qualmark symbol assures you, the traveller, that the business has met stringent quality standards and environmental criteria. Qualmark is a government and private sector partnership between Tourism New Zealand and New Zealand Automobile Association. It is backed by leading tourism industry associations.

5 Star Accommodation Members Sustainability Charter

All 5 Star Accommodation Members are signatories of the Group's own 5 Star accommodation Sustainable Charter. Click here to read

All Properties Exceed Industry Standards

In addition, each of our members has committed to meeting or exceeding the industry's environmental sustainability targets. Personally hosted by the owners, each property gives you a truly authentic experience and ensures that you will enjoy local insights to help you make the most of your visit to our beautiful country.

Working Farms to Wineries, Historic Houses to Enviro-Lodges

The range of properties within the 5 Star Accommodation group encompasses a broad spectrum of styles. Among our members are working farms and wineries, historic houses and purpose-built enviro-lodges, in urban and country settings. But one thing is held in common - each of our members has a fabulous property with warm and welcoming hosts, and each offers something unique to share with you to make your journey through New Zealand especially memorable.

Where you are somebody and even the rooms have names.


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