4 Day Breckenridge Lodge Food and Wine Experience
4 Day Breckenridge Lodge Food and Wine Experience
If superb kiwi hospitality, a peaceful location as well as gourmet food and wine are amongst your pleasures in life, this gourmet short break will tick all the boxes. Relax and enjoy private, luxury lodge accommodation, nestled in the picturesque valley of Omarunui in the sunny Hawke's Bay.
|Tour Name:||4 Day Breckenridge Lodge Food and Wine Experience|
|From:||Napier to Napier|
|Valid:||May 18 to Mar 19|
From (NZD) $2030 per person
|3 nights’ luxury accommodation at Breckenridge Lodge|
|5 course dinner at Breckenridge on two nights|
|Full day private wine tour|
|4 days rental of 1.8L Toyota or similar (other car categories available on request)|
|GPS Navigation unit|
|Unlimited kms and vehicle insurance (excess applies)|
Short Break Exclusions & Extras
Additional travel arrangements can be organised by Relaxing Journeys based on your requirements. International & domestic flights within New Zealand are not included in this package price.
Prices are per person based on twin-share, and are subject to availability. Prices are correct at the time of submission but are subject to change without notice. Valid for travel May 2018 – March 2019. Blackout periods may apply. A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person is required at time of booking.
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Day by Day Tour Itinerary
On arrival at Napier airport collect your rental car and drive to your accommodation, Breckenridge Lodge.
Apart from wanting you to relax and feel at home at the Lodge during your stay, you will have the opportunity to experience exceptional gourmet food and wine. The dinner menu is designed in the degustation style with 5 different courses each matched with a selected wine and changes regularly depending on seasonal produce available.
The rest of the day is your’s to explore the surrounding area.
Hawke’s Bay has over 70 vineyards and is New Zealand’s oldest wine region. Most of the vineyards have a cellar door for you to sample their different varieties and we’ve included a full day wine tour with a local wine expert.
You will taste wines not generally available to the public and sample current vintages direct from the barrel or tank. Your personalised tour will reflect your wine preferences and interests, as well as giving you a far more insightful view into the local industry than would generally be possible. Visit some of the other 40 wineries in the region… perhaps enjoy a relaxed lunch in a vineyard setting.
At leisure to explore Hawke’s Bay. The region is the first stop on the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail, and it’s a popular place for bicycle wine tours. What about stopping at the farmers’ market for locally grown delicacies or indulge in artisan gourmet food.
And it’s a place where you can walk the forest trails of the Ruahine and Kaweka Forest Parks, visit the Cape Kidnappers gannet colony or relax on the glorious beaches that stretch along the coast.
At leisure before returning to Napier airport for your onward flight.
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
You won’t pay more by booking your short break holiday with Relaxing Journeys. We have access to discounted industry rates and special deals, only available to those in the travel trade. So the amount we make on each short break, is the difference between these rates and retail rates that you would pay if you booked it all yourself. Of course, you also get peace of mind that all is organised professionally and you get our fantastic service thrown in! There will be occasions where a property may release a ‘walk in’ deal that may better our quote, however our prices are the best available at the time of booking.
Your dedicated tour consultant will email you through a quote. If it looks good, then full payment is required to confirm the booking (within 45 days) or a deposit of $100 per person is required outside this period. This must be paid by credit card (Visa or Mastercard only). We do not charge credit card fees on our short break packages. If the properties listed in the holiday package are unavailable at this time, we will provide you with alternatives until you are happy.
We welcome bookings from anywhere in the world. You can see how much each package is using our currency converter on this page. Only the New Zealand Dollar (NZ$) prices on this site are accurate. Prices in other currencies have been converted for your convenience, and are there to help you to compare to your own currency. All of our New Zealand tours are charged in New Zealand Dollars. Your credit card company will convert the amount paid from your currency into NZD automatically for you.
Some short break packages do not include (or may not require) a hire car, or internal flights. Relaxing Journeys can organise these extras for you and include them in your quote if you wish – or you can just book the short break ‘as is’, and organise everything else yourself. These extras can be requested after choosing your date and clicking ‘Confirm Availability’ on the right of this page.
The cost of getting to & from the airport to your accommodation is generally not included, although on some occasions it is, in which case we have specifcally mentioned it in the itinerary. There are always plenty of taxis or shuttles waiting at the airport. You also have the option in most cases to catch a bus into the city centres.
Once your deposit has been paid and you have received your deposit confirmation, we will organise your short break and when completed (normally within 48 hours) we will email you confirmation. When you pay your balance (45 days before the start date) we will email you a ‘Short Break Voucher’ shortly after along with your arrival information and everything else you need. Print this off and take it with you to NZ.
Your deposit is non-refundable. Relaxing Journeys would have already booked and confirmed all the components of your holiday and we will have to cancel everything and adhere to each suppliers cancellation policy. Should it become necessary for you to cancel your reservation 45 days or more prior to departure date, your deposit only shall be forfeited. Cancellations made within 45 days of departure date will incur the following charges: (Expressed as a percentage of the confirmed tour & holiday price plus your deposit).
44-22 days prior to departure – 25%
21-10 days prior to departure – 35%
9 days or less prior to departure – 50%
That’s a no-brainer! All of the short break holidays on our website are exclusive and unique to Relaxing Journeys. We are New Zealands’ leading inbound touring specialist, with an in-depth knowledge of New Zealand and it’s regions. Our expertise will ensure your New Zealand holiday is second to none, and we have locals on the ground in NZ in case anything needs attending to while you are here.
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