The Manse, Hawkes Bay

Getaway on a food and wine tasting adventure!

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2 nights from $1,319 per person twin share*

Sales from 12 June 2020 to 31 March 2021

This elegant luxury lodge sits on a hill overlooking the countryside and mountains. A short drive from Havelock North, Hastings and Napier, and bordering the renowned Gimblett Gravels and Ngatarawa wine regions. A historic villa, originally built in 1910 for the Presbyterian Minister of The Maraekakaho Station. The Manse was renovated in 2012 and is now a beautifully furnished country house. Spacious living rooms and two luxury suites elegantly furnished with European flair. Verandahs and patios open to the gardens and pool and the library is stocked with Cuban Cigars and Malt Whiskies.

Please note airfares are NOT included. These are an additional cost. Contact one of our consultants who can assist with giving you the best available airfare.

A unique opportunity to take a look behind the scenes and sample some of the best food and wine New Zealand has to offer. You will visit 4 locations including Pacifica, Craggy Range and Poivre & Sel. You finish the day with one of the most sensory wine adventures that is unique to New Zealand and possibly the world, in the Heretaunga Wine Studio of Smith and Sheth. A once in a lifetime experience that will leave a lasting impression.


  • 2 nights in a Garden View Room
  • Pre-dinner drinks
  • 4-course degustation dinner including wine match on the night of arrival
  • Breakfast
  • The Food & Wine Experience with transport by limousine; hors d'oeuvres at the Heretaunga Wine Studio

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Terms and Conditions: *Terms & conditions apply. Valid for travel until 30 April 2021 (closeout dates may apply). Valid for sales until 31 March 2021, unless withdrawn or sold out earlier. Prices are per person based on twin share accommodation in New Zealand dollars for payment by cash, cheque or eftpos only. Airfares & other land arrangements are additional. Maximum people per room & bedding configurations vary with each property. Bonus offers are per room per stay unless otherwise stated & conditions apply. Offers include all applicable discounts.General Conditions: Prices are correct as at 12 June 2020, subject to availability, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Amendment & cancellation fees apply. Minimum & maximum stays may apply. Blackout date & seasonal surcharges may apply depending on date of travel & over peak holiday periods. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Children & Infant prices may be available on request. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact us for further details. Ref 292531