Honeymoon in Paradise
Take time together in the privacy of your own luxury villa, allowing plenty of space in your itinerary to experience glaciers, fly fishing, cycling, stargazing, or national park walks. Or simply relax and make a memorable stay at the Retreat, with on-site wellness treatments, tennis, culinary demonstrations and walking tracks on the ancient moraine.

Package Details

Take time together to create special memories for your honeymoon at Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat.

Choose to stay in a Lakeside Villa with unforgettable view over Lake Pukaki to Aoraki Mount Cook or a Moraine Villas, overlooking the magnificent Ben Ohau ranges and the tawny landscape of the Mackenzie Country.

All villas feature luxurious interiors, open fireplaces and private outdoor hot tubs filled by the estate’s fresh artesian water.


Package Price

From $ 5,785


Package Inclusions

  • Two nights’ accommodation in one of the Retreat’s luxury villas, enjoying exclusive use of your selected villa
  • 2 one-hour relaxation massages
  • Gourmet picnic basket on one day of your stay
  • Three-course meal each night prepared by our chef and delivered to your villa for you to enjoy in front of the open fire
  • Fresh breakfast provisions each morning
  • A bottle of sparkling New Zealand wine on your arrival
  • Private outdoor hot tub
  • On the estate you will have use of the tennis court, petanque and walking tracks


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Terms and Conditions

Contact us directly by phone or email to book this package. The above inclusions are in the standard package, but upgrades and additions are available upon enquiry.

Does not apply to existing bookings, may not be used in conjunction with another package. Based on availability.

Payment Policy

A valid credit card is required at the time of booking to secure the booking.

The person making booking must be over 18 years of age.

Unless otherwise stated, a one-night deposit will be charged to your card on booking confirmation.

The balance of your stay is payable on arrival.

We accept payments in New Zealand dollars by MasterCard or Visa, Direct Debit or Cash.

Your credit card payment will be made via WindCave and an invoice / receipt will emailed to the email address you provide.    

Cancellation Policy

As a small lodge with only three villas our cancellation policy is rather strict.

Cancellations made up to 30 days prior to arrival will incur a charge of the first night’s accommodation. After that and in the case of a no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged. Bookings are non-refundable for any unused nights.

If you are unable to travel to the Retreat because of Government COVID-19 restrictions, we are happy to postpone your stay and transfer your deposit to another date or booking.

We highly recommend that all guests purchase travel insurance to guard against these charges.

Child Policy

Children are welcome at the Retreat, please be aware the Retreat is a rural environment with natural tarns and ponds, cliffs and forested areas.

Extra beds are available in Moraine Villas at a cost of $300 per night which includes dinner and breakfast provisions.