Luxe Winter Holiday Packages

Indulge in the Whare Kea experience this winter with an array of packages from a long weekend away, a passion for snow adventures, a family holiday or an exclusive retreat.  With its close proximity to both Cardrona and Treble Cone Skifields and our own heli skiing base - the Whare Kea Chalet.  We offer an array of Winter SNOW, Cuisine and Indulgence packages, limited special offers, with chauffeured airport transfers or 4WD rental vehicles included, resort ski passes and/or heliskiing, pampering and delicious catered or self catering options. 

From a short break to making Whare Kea your winter retreat for a week or longer, please review the options below or contact us for a custom made Lake Wanaka holiday.

Exclusive Winter & Spring Package
Stay 3 Pay 2 - Limited Time Only !

When reserving a Deluxe Room or the Owners Cottage, enjoy a complimentary 3rd night when staying 2 nights or more.

Deluxe Room Three Night Package $1820 per person**
Owners Cottage Three Night Package $1150 per person**

Includes THREE nights accommodation and full use of Lodge facilities.   Evening canapés and a 5 course degustation dinner matched with wines for TWO evenings, and gourmet breakfast daily.  Price per person and is inclusive of GST based on two adults twin/king share.  Valid to 31st July 2014 & 1st September - 30th November 2014. For reservations and availability please contact us directly via email or phone.

Whare Kea's Winter Weekend Getaway

Two Night Getaway including Complimentary Chauffeured Transfers OR Luxury 4WD Rental Vehicle from Queenstown Airport.

Deluxe Room TWO Night Package $1820 per person
Owners Cottage TWO Night Package $1150 per person

Includes TWO nights accommodation, chauffeured airport transfers* OR two day luxury SUV Rental.**  Full use of Lodge facilities, evening canapés, pre dinner drinks, 5 course degustation and gourmet breakfast daily.  Price is inclusive of GST, price per person, based on two adults twin/king share. 

Valid from 25th April to 31st July 2014 and Sept 1st – Nov 30th 2014.

For reservations and availability please contact us directly via email or phone.

*Chauffeured exclusive airport transfers, with driver to meet and greet at Queenstown Airport and transfer to Whare Kea Lodge and return on day of departure.  Approx one hour each way depending on photo stops !
** Luxury Toyota Prado or similar rental vehicle.  Queenstown Airport pickup/dropoff -  48 hour hire period.  Insurance costs are additional and the responsibility of the driver.  All standard rental vehicle terms and conditions apply. Pick up / drop off Queenstown Airport and subject to availability at the time of reservation.

Not available in conjunction with any other package or offer.

Whare Kea's Snow Concierge Package

 Skier at Treble Cone Skifield, Lake Wanaka, NZ Where is everything is organised for you !

Three nights priced from $5860.00 inclusive of GST ($2930pp)

Includes three nights accommodation in a Deluxe Room with full use of Lodge facilities, pre dinner drinks, canapés, five course degustation dinner and gourmet breakfast daily.

Price includes return chauffeured airport transfers from Queenstown Airport to Whare Kea, Gourmet Whare Kea packed lunch, private mountain transport & lift tickets for ONE day skiing or snowboarding at Treble Cone or Cardrona for two people with your very own Snow Concierge / Guide.

Optional Extras
Private Snowboard / Ski Lessons from $130.00pp ($60.00 for additional person)
Ski / Snowboard equipment hire & clothing rental from $55.00pp

Valid June 26th – Sept 28th 2014* and subject to Cardrona & Treble Cone Skifield opening / closing dates which may be earlier or later

Whare Kea Dream Ski Weekend

 Skiing at Treble Cone Skifield, Lake Wanaka, NZ Priced from $4100 inclusive of GST  ($2050.00 per person)

Two nights accommodation in a Deluxe Room with full use of Lodge facilities, pre dinner drinks, canapés, five course degustation dinner and gourmet breakfast daily.  

Also includes two days Luxury 4WD* hire ex Queenstown airport (with chains), lift tickets for ONE day skiing or snowboarding at Treble Cone or Cardrona for two people and a one hour massage each at the Whare Kea Day Spa.

* 48hr Toyota Prado VX hire. Driver is responsible for all Insurance and fuel costs which are additional.  All standard rental vehicle terms and conditions apply.   Pick up & drop off from Queenstown Airport

Optional Extras
Mountain Guide & transport optional extra from $300 p/day
Premier Ski & Snowboard Rental from $55.00pp per day
Private lessons from $130.00pp ($60 for additional person)

Valid June 26th – Sept 28th 2014* and subject to Cardrona & Treble Cone Skifield opening / closing dates which may be earlier or later

Getting High - Heliskiing at Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet

Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet are both incredible bases for heli ski and snow adventures.  With a heli pad on the front lawn and surrounded by alpine peaks providing some of the best heliskiing in New Zealand.  Our Chalet located at 1750m is a private, exclusive and luxurious base for up to 20 heli ski runs in a day.  With a Chef, Host and of course your guides, using the Chalet makes for an unforgettable day in the mountains.  Please see options below or contact Whare Kea Lodge for suggestions tailored to your level of adventure!

 Heliskiiing with Harris Mountains Heliski, Lake Wanaka, NZ THREE Night Heli Ski Package with One Day Premium Exclusive Heliski Charter (based on 4 guests / king or twin share)

Three night luxury stay with one day private, premium heliski charter from the lawn at Whare Kea Lodge.  One group, one helicopter.

Deluxe Room THREE Night Package from $3740.00 per person
Owners Cottage THREE Night Package from $2247.50 per person (based on 4 guests sharing two bedroom Owners Cottage)

Includes THREE nights accommodation, full use of Lodge facilities, evening canapés, pre dinner drinks, 5 course degustation and gourmet breakfast daily.  Also included is a delicious packed hearty & healthy lunch each for heliski day.  Price is inclusive of GST, price per person, based on four adults in two roms - twin/king share.  Valid for duration of heli ski season, winter 2014.  For reservations and availability please contact us directly via email or phone

Heliski pricing includes 2 hours of helicopter flight time, guiding, lunch, avalanche transceivers.  Ski hire not included.  Master Suite upgrade cost on request.  All bookings are subject to availability – book your heli ski adventure now

 Heliskiing from the Whare Kea Chalet - Helicopter taking off for the next run !! FIVE Night Luxury Stay with Two Days Premium, Private Heliski Charter (based on 4pax king/twin share)

As above - but stay an additional two nights, and heliski for TWO days instead of one. 
Master Suite FIVE Night Package from $9415.00 per person
Deluxe Room FIVE Night Package from $8590.00 per person
Owners Cottage FIVE Night Package from $6102.00 per person

 

....AND with any 5 night WINTER stay at Whare Kea Lodge

Receive a  complimentary upgrade to a Master Suite (subject to availability), a private cooking class with Chef James Stapley for two AND your choice of ONE of the following three options:

  1. COMPLIMENTARY EXCLUSIVE AIRPORT TRANSFERS
    Met by uniformed driver at Queenstown Airport / chauffeur driven via the Crown Range to Whare Kea Lodge on arrival and back to Queenstown Airport upon departure.  Transfer – allow approx. 1hr.  Driver will stop for photos upon request.
  2. TWO x 90 MINUTE MASSAGES or equivalent health spa treatments of choice at Whare Kea Day Spa.
  3. A DAY SKIING OR SNOWBOARDING at Treble Cone or Cardrona - including exclusive mountain transport,  guide, packed gourmet Whare Kea Lunch and two lift passes.

Not available in conjunction with any other special offer.  Valid June 26th – Sept 28th 2014* and subject to Cardrona & Treble Cone Skifield opening / closing dates which may be earlier or later

5 Night Family Luxe Winter Ski Holiday - Whare Kea Owners Cottage

 Snow, sunshine and skiing at Treble Cone Skifield, Lake Wanaka, New Zealand Two adults & two children - exclusive use of the two bedroom Whare Kea Owners Cottage

(Children 12+ years welcome, younger children on request)

NZD$4500 inclusive of GST (or $1125 per person)

Stay for FIVE nights in the Owners Cottage, with gourmet breakfast daily and full use of the Lodge facilities.  Enjoy a pre dinner drink, canapés & five course dinner on ONE night of your stay, and the freedom to self-cater or enjoy Wanaka’s selection of restaurants for your remaining 4 nights.  Choose your guided ski day – which includes mountain transport, guide, Whare Kea packed gourmet lunches & 4 x One Day lift passes for your choice of Treble Cone or Cardrona Skifields.

Valid June 26th – Sept 28th 2014* and subject to Cardrona & Treble Cone Skifield opening / closing dates which may be earlier or later

The Ultimate His & Hers Winter Mini Break

 Mount Maude Pinot Noir Priced from $4850 inclusive of GST or $2425 per person.

Includes return Chauffer driven transfer from Queenstown Airport to Whare Kea.  Two nights accommodation in a Deluxe Room with full use of Lodge facilities, pre dinner drinks, canapés, five course degustation dinner and gourmet breakfast daily.  One day skiing or snowboarding at Treble Cone or Cardona with lift passes, mountain transport, guide and a gourmet packed lunch.

Also included is a bottle of Central Otago Pinot Noir and two one hour massages of choice from the Whare Kea Day Spa.

Additional nights available on request.  Valid June 26th – Sept 28th 2014* and subject to Cardrona & Treble Cone Skifield opening / closing dates which may be earlier or later

*Terms and Conditions

Unless stated otherwise, these offers and packages are applicable to new bookings made directly with Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet only.  Cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount/deal.  Must be used within one stay and cooking class not included (unless stated).  Package components cannot be transferred, exchanged for a cash discount or refundable in the event of cancellation / weather conditions prohibiting activity. Price is inclusive of GST, price per person, based on two adults twin/king share (unless otherwise stated).   A 50% deposit is required to confirm all reservations and all reservations cancelled within 30 days of the stay are fully non refundable.