Set atop its own private peninsula overlooking the beautiful Bay of Islands, this majestic 75-acre estate affords an amazing view you won’t find anywhere else. The lodgings are just as spectacular: With five villas designed in an eclectic, contemporary style, it’s no surprise Eagles Nest has been the recipient of international awards and acclaim.
This ultra-luxury retreat boasts a variety of accommodation options to suit even the most discerning of travelers. Four of the five villas offer a private heated horizon-edged lap pool, while you’ll find a jacuzzi and well-stocked gourmet kitchen in each one. Other perks include sky satellite television, DVD/CD player, wireless internet access, underfloor heating, home theater systems and Living Nature amenities in the bathroom. You’ll have access to the same comforts you’d expect from your own home, from a electronically-controlled security gates to laundry facilities. Savor the seascapes from your expansive private deck with barbecue and indoor/outdoor fireplace. All guests are greeted with a bottle of Laurent Perrier champagne upon arrival, to toast to the start of an unforgettable getaway.
Eagles Nest has a talented team of personal chefs on staff, who can offer a specially designed menu that can be tailored to each guest’s preferences, with a focus on local delights like freshly caught fish and lobster, venison, lamb and more. Your personal chef will prepare meals from the comfort of your private villa while you enjoy a glass of excellent New Zealand wine from the property’s extensive cellar. Dining at Eagles Nest is a “Gourmet Epicure” experience, allowing guests to sample some of New Zealand’s finest offerings, from fresh produce to fine cheeses made by Northland Cheese makers. With the self-catering option, guests can utilize their villa’s gourmet kitchen, which comes equipped modern appliances and can be pre-stocked with a guest’s personal selection of items.
A resident personal trainer and spa therapists—including beauticians and massage therapists—are on hand to ensure no guest goes un-pampered.
With over 144 islands to explore, the Bay of Islands has no shortage of outdoor activities and adventures. Choose from big game fishing, sailing, diving, kayaking, helicopter flight-seeing, mountain biking and more. Eagles Nest can accommodate a wide range of interests and delights in customizing special packages based on guests interest. Eagles Nest…..Somewhere between seven stars and heaven.