New Zealand


Hotels With Nothing to Dislike — Except Having to Leave

On rare occasions, Hideaway Report editors find a property that defies any attempt to ferret out fault. Here are six hotels that our editors hated to leave.

Members' Choice 2018: Next on Your Bucket List

We asked our well-traveled members which three countries or regions are currently topping their bucket lists. Their answers were as exotic as expected.

Explore & Restore: 11 Great Outdoor Escapes

The great outdoors means different things to different people. Here are 11 of our favorite hideaways where nature takes center stage.

Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand: Grand Awards 2017

Each year, we have the pleasure of singling out a number of particularly memorable hotels and resorts. These are the top hotels in New Zealand.

New Zealand Travel Q&A

Whether it's the warm Kiwi hospitality or the pull of the coastal and mountain landscapes, you'll feel at home the minute you touchdown in New Zealand.

New and Noteworthy, October 2016

Mr. Harper shares notable luxury travel news in this monthly piece, like a new Six Senses in Fiji and private jet safaris from &Beyond.

Sensational New Zealand Hiking Trails

New Zealand possesses some of the world's most dramatic long-distance hiking trails, which for many American visitors provide the highlights of their trips.

New Zealand Golf Highlights

Over the years, I have received many requests for advice about golf vacations. If I could go anywhere in the world for golf, the answer is New Zealand.

New Zealand Hotel and Resort Closures

With regret, I learned that two New Zealand properties long favored by Andrew Harper members are closing.

Eichardt’s Hotel Expansion in Queenstown

Eichardt's in Queenstown is undergoing a significant expansion that will add two Hotel Lake View Suites, a 2,600-square-foot Penthouse and a new restaurant.

A New Zealand Trout-Fishing Journey

New Zealand's mountain scenery is glorious, the food and wine exceptional, there are outstanding golf courses and the trout fishing is incomparable.

Additional Fishing Lodges in New Zealand

During my recent trip, I asked guides and other knowledgeable people which New Zealand fishing lodges currently enjoy the highest reputations.

New Zealand Wines to Watch

One of the considerable pleasures of travel in New Zealand is the chance to try some of the country’s admirable wines.

New Zealand: Escaping at Annandale

For those who would like to spend part of a New Zealand trip sequestered in a private world, just reading, relaxing and gazing out to sea, Annandale is perfect.

Letter From the Editor, June 2016

Andrew Harper reviews his travels from this month's issue, from the trout-filled streams of New Zealand to the islands of Hawaii.

Video: New Zealand Fly-Fishing Odyssey

Video from Andrew Harper's New Zealand Fly-fishing trip traversing the North and South Island.

6 Places to Travel While the Dollar Is Strong

It’s time to put some stamps in your passport! The dollar has been gaining against other currencies around the world, which means you can travel cheaper.

Where to Travel in 2016

From Scandinavian cities to unspoiled South America refuges, Andrew Harper lists his picks for where you should travel in 2016.

Travel Plans for 2016

In these turbulent times, some countries that once were fixtures on the bucket lists of affluent Americans have been summarily deleted.

Where to Book Now: New Zealand

For those Andrew Harper subscribers originating from the United States, now is the time to get the most out of a trip to New Zealand.

New Zealand Tourism Instagram Takeover

With New Zealand being a Harper-favorite adventure and outdoor travel destination, Tourism New Zealand gives readers an inside look at the beautiful country.

Where to Travel in 2015

From classic European cities to unspoiled Himalayan refuges, Andrew Harper lists his picks for where you should travel in 2015.

Summer Cocktail Series: Lighthouse Gin Martini

This week's recipe comes from Wharekauhau Country Estate in New Zealand and was inspired by Lighthouse Gin, a small batch, handcrafted and locally produced spirit recently purchased by the lodge's owner, Bill Foley

Summer Dish: Otahuna Grilled Tiger Prawns and Sweet Corn Soup

Otahuna Lodge shares a delicious recipe for grilled tiger pawns and sweet corn soup. Try your hand at making this simple summer dish.

Staff Travel Wish List VI

The sixth installment in our Staff Travel Wish List reveals a longing for warmer climates, near and far.

Staff Travel Wish List V

Everyone has reasons why they travel, for the escape, to relax, to spark creativity or to revisit or make memories.

New Zealand 2014 Signature Tour Unveiled

This fall, an Andrew Harper Signature Tour will head to one of the most spectacular destinations in the world: New Zealand.

Andrew Harper Staff 2014 Travel Wish List II

With destinations ranging from Ireland to New Zealand, it appears that this group of travelers is looking for adventure and the great outdoors.

Notable Openings: Matakauri Owner's Cottage

Matakauri's Owner's Cottage is now accepting reservations for 2014.

Photo Gallery: A Two-Week Itinerary Through Breathtaking New Zealand

A wonderful selection of photos from a recent trip to taken by our COO, Lorelei Calvert, and her husband.

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