Luxury Virtuoso hotels for your New Zealand holidays

Looking for a luxury hotel or lodge in New Zealand?  Virtuoso has a wonderful collection.  When you book your stay at one (or more!) with your Mary Rossi Travel advisor, you’ll be treated like a VIP and receive a host of amenities for your stay.  These include breakfast for 2 people per room, upgrades* & early check-in/late check-out*, hotel credits to use during your stay and more.
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Queenstown and Fiordland Wilderness Getaway – A Private Journey with Abercrombie & Kent

Escape to the gateway of New Zealand’s breathtaking Fiordland on this wilderness getaway.  Revel in the scenic luxury of Fiordland Lodge ( a member of Luxury Lodges of New Zealand), plus the Camp Glenorchy Eco Retreat.  Drink in the region’s kaleidoscope of natural wonders on exhilarating airborne and jetboat adventures.  Pick your dates – this is a private itinerary. From $2,069pp twin share.

Active Fiordland Adventure – A Small Group Journey with Abercrombie & Kent

Queenstown is the perfect start to this unique active experience in the South Island.  Joining no more than eight others, your days will be full of hiking and lake expeditions, the mountain peaks and awe-inspiring fiords.  Your expert outdoor host, Phil Smyth, will reveal his passion and knowledge for the native flora and fauna, the terrain and the many scenic attractions.  At the end of each action-packed day, you’ll bed down in two of New Zealand’s finest lodges where every last detail is taken care of.
From $7,240pp twin share.  6 days, Dates for this small group journey are 1-6 Nov 2021, 29 Nov-4 Dec 2021, 25 Feb-2 Mar 2022 & 18-23 Mar 2022.

Lake Taupo Angler’s Adventure | Abercrombie & Kent Private

One for anglers of all skill levels, escape to the legendary shores of Lake Taupo on an unforgettable fishing adventure. Ensconce yourself in a luxurious private haven at The Point Villas in between exploring the world-renowned trout fishing, breathtaking natural wonders and epicurean delights the region has to offer. This is a private journey so choose your own dates.  4 days, from NZ$1,749pp (based on a group of 4)

Queenstown Luxury Golfing Getaway | Abercrombie & Kent Private Journey

Queenstown is known for its myriad of spectacular golf courses, and on this journey you’ll be able to enjoy a game at four of the best, including the renowned Over the Top golf experience, taking a swing at New Zealand’s highest golf hole accessible only by helicopter. Between exhilarating games enjoy lakeside luxury with a stay at the resplendent Rees Hotel.
This private itinerary from Abercrombie & Kent can be customised with your own dates, from NZD$2,425 per person.

Azur Lodge Queenstown | Travel Bubble Offer

With just 9 private villas and overlooking some of the most spectacular scenery in New Zealand, Azur has a feeling of remoteness yet is just 5 mins away from all that Queenstown has to offer. Enjoy the food scene, indulge in outdoor pursuits, adrenalin activities or perhaps a ski trip over winter..

Your luxury stay includes breakfast for 2, afternoon tea, evening cocktails and canapes, return airport transfers, transfers to and from downtown. Plus due to our status as a Platinum Partner, you’ll also receive a US$100 New Zealand welcome hamper.

Book and stay before 31 October and take advantage of the Travel Bubble Offer – 10% savings for a minimum of 3 nights and 15% for 15 nights.  There’s a flexible cancellation policy until 15 days prior to check in.

Fiordland aboard Heritage Explorer

Heritage Explorer combines the ultimate in comfort with unique itineraries and a personalised experience with a maximum of just 18 guests on board.

Explore the remote coves, inlets and voyage into the heart of Fiordland aboard 18-guest expedition yacht Heritage Explorer on one of these four new itineraries.  The Ultimate Fiordland Experience (14 July 2021, 10 days from NZ$6,400pp),  Doubtful and Dusky Sounds (14 August 2021, 5 days from NZ$3,150pp),  Northern Fiords Explorer (5 September 2021, 7 days from NZ$4,250pp),  Southern Fiords Explorer (1 & 8 July, 20 August, 11 & 23 September, 7 days from NZ$4,500pp).

New Zealand Walking Holiday

New Zealand is home to spectacular wilderness and one of the best ways to immerse yourself is on one of the incredible multi-day guided walks.  The most famous walks include the iconic Milford and Routeburn Tracks but there are many more to consider on both the North and South Islands.  Ask us for advice on the best one for you.