The perfect exclusive venue

Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet can provide the perfect exclusive venue for small groups.  Ideal for corporate retreats, incentive programmes, product launches, celebration events or small business meetings.

Whare Kea Lodge is nestled amidst 70 acres of private farmland within a location of unrivalled natural beauty directly on the shores of Lake Wanaka with the mountains of Mt Aspiring National Park as the backdrop.  

With a number of intimate meeting and dining spaces indoors and out, Whare Kea offers accommodation for up to 14 guests on site and can cater for special functions for up to 20 guests. 

There are a myriad of passive and adventurous pursuits available from the doorstep of the Lodge making itinerary planning a dream.  

Reknown for exceptional cuisine from Chef James Stapley, small groups can not only experience exceptional cuisine but enjoy exclusive cooking classes and regional wine tasting. 

Small groups may choose to arrive by a fleet of Harley Davidson motor cycles, vintage cars, land on Whare Kea’s front lawn by helicopter or even transfer by Tiger Moth aircraft on the adjacent landing strip!

The Whare Kea Chalet, accessible by helicopter, is an exclusive retreat complete with a dedicated mountain guide, service staff and delicious gourmet food.  Available as the ultimate reward, the Chalet will be a once in a life time experience for many.

 The team at  Whare Kea has considerable experience in tailor making exclusive retreat packages and daily itineraries that provide guests not only with the ultimate in comfort and service but leave them with tangible memories.

Exclusive Retreat Package

Whare Kea Lodge and Chalet can be reserved exclusively for small groups.
Two Night Exclusive Retreat Package 2013 /2014  - $1820 per person inclusive of GST
Cost based on group booking for 12 guests per night

Includes Exclusive use of Whare Kea Lodge Accommodation and Facilities:

  • 4 x Lakeview Deluxe rooms (twin or double share)
  • 2 x Lakeview Suites (twin or double share)
  • 1 x Owners Cottage (1 x double room / 1 x sgl twin room)
  • Exclusive use of the Whare Kea Chalet for maximum of 6 guests overnight*

Includes (for maximum 12 guests):

Welcome drinks and canapés on arrival evening
5 Course Degustation Dinner daily for maximum 12 guests
Fully cooked gourmet breakfast daily
Catered gourmet lunch

Alcoholic beverages
Meal surcharges for additional guests joining group to dine at Whare Kea Lodge
Helicopter, mountain guide and host costs for the Chalet
*can substitute Lodge accommodation for Chalet at no extra cost  (Chalet overnight option available October-April, day visit available year round - weather dependent)

Exclusive Retreat Package subject to availability.
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