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Wharekauhau Lodge

Ocean Beach, New Zealand


Immerse yourself in the warmth and atmosphere of life at Wharekauhau. Whether you're relaxing with a crackling fire and watching the sea, sharing laughter and wine in the sunny kitchen, or riding an ATV across the black sand beach, your stay will be a memorable one. When you're here, you're family.


Nestled between the foothills of the Rimutaka Mountain range and and the the clifftops above the dramatic Palliser Bay, Wharekauhau Lodge is located at the heart of one of the most spectacular farms in the world.
Map co-ordinates: -41.372365, 175.069561


Indulge in the luxury and comfort of Wharekauhauâs cottage suites, set high above the thunderous blue surf of Palliser Bay. Whilst taking in the dramatic vistas, relax in absolute bliss and forget the outside world. Embrace nature with friendly sheep dotting the pastures outside your cottage and mountains shining against the sky. The gentle sound of the ocean is perfect ambiance as you watch a spectacular sunset.  Make yourself at home, sinking into deep sofas and fluffy pillows in this private setting. Heated marbled floors and a fireplace keep your comfortable in all seasons, and enjoy their famous homemade cookies.


  • Relax at the Recreation Center Spa with is located on the property.
  • Play a few rounds of golf at the prestigious Royal Wellington Golf Course.
  • Explore the vast 5,000-acre estate is dotted with Romney and Texel sheep roaming among the Speckle Park.
  • They offer you a selection of packages that are sure to delight the senses.

At A Glimpse

Wharekauhau Lodge is an ideal destination to unwind in tranquillity or share in the moment with your family, friends and colleagues, or enjoy a solo adventure with one of our unique activities at Wharekauhau.

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