New Zealand Bespoke
Take a look at the painting-like panoramas of Lake Tekapo, Mt. Cook and Wanaka—pure magnificence—and then wheel your way through them. NZ’s off-road trails wind through the whole country.
New Zealand Bespoke
Explore gorgeous coastal trails and towering Southern Alps, pop in to see the dolphins in Kaikoura, then pause to sip the best Sauvignon blanc on the planet. This is a holiday after all.
New Zealand Bespoke
Grand (Kiwi) Journey
We mentioned that New Zealand is awash in luxury properties didn’t we? Network between remarkable lodges and take a chopper out to White Island, NZ’s only highly active marine volcano.
A Family Affair
Start by visiting a sheep farm, find your way to bubbling geysers, jump off bridges (attached to a bungee, of course)—and then, really, it’s time to focus on the kids’ activities…
Meet Our Expert Trip Designer
Rob can be found planning and guiding trips that immerse travellers in his native New Zealand—which explains the (ridiculously charming) accent. He specializes in introducing travellers to all the adventure his islands have to offer.Read more
Any trip that culminates in a place called “the Adventure Capital of the World” has a lot to live up to; fortunately, New Zealand delivers in spades. From resurgent Christchurch to the alabaster Southern Alps, coastal trails to the hippest capital (Wellington!), there’s much to see and many ways to do it. From the tip of the far north to the depths of the wild south, the raw beauty of New Zealand can take some time to process (usually an hour; after that you stop trying).Click here to learn more.
What People Love About it
- Award-winning wines
- Multi-active destination
- Stunning scenery
What We Love About it
- Jacinda Ardern
- Maori culture
- Culturally-hip Wellington
We pride ourselves on going the extra mile to find hotel properties that
truly reflect the region. A few of our favourites include...
Matakauri Lodge, Queenstown
As soaring mountains rival the vibrant blue of Lake Wakatipu, Matakuri Lodge is an especially remarkable destination. Revel in its beauty from the viewpoint of your private, sun-soaked porch, or curl up beside the open fireplace inside the luxe sitting room. Activities and excursions await, ranging from horseback riding, to jet safaris, canyon adventures to wine tours. View hotel website »
Hapuku Lodge, Kaikoura
A stunning lodge nestled between towering mountains and the Pacific ocean, Hapuku Lodge is everything ‘native’ New Zealand. With an excellent chef, lovely surrounds and both lodge rooms and amazing tree houses on offer, the luxuries and amenities are second to none. Hapuku really is the perfect place from which to explore this exciting region, all while returning to the comforts of the trees… View hotel website »
Minaret Station Luxury Wilderness Camp, Wanaka
In the heart of the Southern Alps, this Luxury Lodge is accessible only by helicopter and boasts sensational views of a rolling glacial valley. Canvas suites, complete with wall to wall sheepskin carpet, king beds, and large, soaker hot tub, offer an unmatched experience of luxury tenting that has never before been available to guests in the New Zealand mountains. View hotel website »
What Our Travellers Say
“B&R travel is seamless. The pre-trip informational packet was amazing, the guides were awesome, the food was delicious and the wine was flowing. We loved our experience and would definitely return.”— Julianne Major
More New Zealand Adventures
Looking for more ways to explore New Zealand? Find a few of our (expertly crafted) journeys below.
We craft extraordinary experiences, tailor made to meet your every need,
with every stitch of every day crafted just the way you want it.
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