Luxury hotel holiday Kauri Cliffs Bay of Islands

Kauri Cliffs is a luxury five-star lodge, nestled in a large estate. Expressions Holidays recommends it for its excellent facilities and its scenic location, with stunning views of the surrounding coastline. An ideal choice for a few day's stay as part of one of our touring holidays of New Zealand. Enjoy the beaches on the estate, the golf course and hiking. Return to the elegant comfort of the rooms, which, decorated in light shades, have a distinctly traditional flavour.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on dinner, bed and breakfast
  • Scheduled flights with Air New Zealand or other airlines
  • Car hire for the duration of the holiday
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Optional room, car and flight upgrades. Details on request

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Kauri Cliffs, Bay of Islands

Kauri Cliffs is an exclusive 5-star luxury lodge in a beautiful natural location. Excellent golf facilities, sublime spa facilities and a variety of land and water-based sporting activities make it an excellent retreat for couples and families alike.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 5

Location 10-minutes' walk off-road to the Waiaua beach, 30-minutes' drive from Rainbow Falls

Closest airport Kerikeri

Distance from airport About 30 minutes' drive. (About 3 hours 45 minutes' drive north of Auckland.)

Hotel facilities and services

Swimming pool, Gymnasium, Spa, Tennis courts, Par 72 Championship golf course, 3 swimming beaches, Nature walks, Four wheel drive farm tours, Mountain bikes, Land-based fishing, Sea kayaking with a guide.

Sports nearby

Sea fishing, scuba diving (the Rainbow Warrior is a short distance away) - all can be arranged, horse riding, and more.  

Holiday price guide A stay at this hotel is usually part of a tailor-made touring holiday of New Zealand which would include stays at several hotels and a variety of transport arrangements. We calculate the price of each tour on a tailor-made basis and include all arrangements. If you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone holiday, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH119

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Kauri Cliffs, Bay of Islands

Room descriptions

Kauri Cliffs has 22 suites and a 2 bedroom cottage.

Deluxe suite 750 sq ft
Standard suite 600 sq ft
Owner's 2-bedroom cottage with infinity pool

Holiday price guide A stay at this hotel is usually part of a tailor-made touring holiday of New Zealand which would include stays at several hotels and a variety of transport arrangements. We calculate the price of each tour on a tailor-made basis and include all arrangements. If you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone holiday, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH119

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Kauri Cliffs, Bay of Islands

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to Kauri Cliffs in Matauri Bay, Expressions Holidays includes flights from London to Auckland with Air New Zealand (flying time is 24 hrs). Auckland is served by a wide variety of international airlines and we can include other airlines in your holiday. The chosen airline will depend upon any stopovers you might want to make en-route to New Zealand. Kauri Cliffs is usually included as part of a tailormade touring itinerary of New Zealand and you can reach the hotel by hire-car.

Additional information

Other information: Gentlemen are required to wear jackets for cocktails and dinner.

Holiday price guide A stay at this hotel is usually part of a tailor-made touring holiday of New Zealand which would include stays at several hotels and a variety of transport arrangements. We calculate the price of each tour on a tailor-made basis and include all arrangements. If you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone holiday, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH119

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Kauri Cliffs, Bay of Islands

Highlights of Northland and the Bay of Islands

If a diver, dive the Rainbow Warrier site or in the marine reserve at Poor Knights Island, Take the car ferry from Opua to Okiato and drive to Russell, Drive along the stunning coast from Whangaroa to Matauri Bay passing the Cavalli Islands offshore, Swim with dolphins in the Bay of Islands, Walk and tramp through the Bay of Islands Maritime and Historic Park, Visit the Waitangi National Reserve with the Treaty House and Maori war canoe.

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