Top stays for family adventures
Check out some of our top spots for a family holiday
23 Crest Road, Akatarawa Valley, Upper Hutt
Waitui Cottage offers peace, beauty and tranquillity just half an hour from New Zealand's capital city, Wellington, situated in the picturesque Akatarawa Valley. Roam the beautiful gardens and enjoy the comfort of this magic getaway. Guests have sole use of the cottage. The large wooden deck with gazebo is the perfect spot to enjoy a morning coffee or evening drink. Use the fire pit, private playground and 5-star tree house. Children are welcome.
2092 Akatarawa Road, Akatarawa Valley, Upper Hutt
At 570 metres above sea level, Antler Lodge is the highest accommodation available in the Wellington Region. Set in amongst beautiful bush on the top of a tree you will get a 180 degree view all the way from the Kaikouras to the south to Kapiti Island in the west.
Antler Lodge provides private, self servicing accommodation for up to 10 people in a similar style to a tramping hut. All cooking equipment and utensils are provided and toilet and shower facilities are available. You will need to bring warm clothing, sleeping bags and pillows and all your own food, although catering can be arranged prior to your stay for a fee.
Wellington Top 10 Holiday Park
95 Hutt Park Road, Lower Hutt
A bed for every budget from fully self-contained motel units to campervan and tent sites. Closest Holiday Park to the city and only 11km to the ferry terminal. Minutes from beaches & shopping centres. Large luxury spa (there is a charge for this), modern BBQ area, a games room with SKY TV. Excellent facilities for school groups and sports teams at affordable prices. Late travellers welcome (bookings essential). Agent for Interislander ferries and trains. 15 Motel Units (SKY TV), 12 Self-Contained Units, 20 Kitchen cabins, 24 Standard cabins, caravan and tent sites. Large kitchens & dining rooms.