Wellington and the Wairarapa
Wellington, New Zealand’s picturesque capital city, is set on the edge of a stunning harbor and surrounded by rolling hills. Home to much of the booming New Zealand film industry, the city prides itself on its cultural and artistic heritage.
Given the relatively small population, there is an astounding number of quality restaurants, bars, galleries, shops and theaters here, as well as a fantastic cosmopolitan cafe culture.
Situated over the Rimutaka Ranges, just a short helicopter or scenic drive away, the Wairarapa is a fertile valley famous for its beautiful views, world-class vineyards and excellent produce.
Wellington, New Zealand
Ideally located within walking distance of Wellington’s many attractions, the Sofitel offers chic and opulent accommodation full of vintage French style. With an excellent restaurant and sophisticated bar, it makes a luxurious base for exploring the city.
Wairarapa, New Zealand
The majestic, luxury Wharekauhau Lodge is situated on a 5000 acre working sheep station overlooking the spectacular Palliser Bay, just a short drive from the famous gastronomy and vineyards of New Zealand's Wairarapa Valley.