Day Guests

Wharekauhau Country Estate welcomes day visitors to the lodge to enjoy some of the experiences and hospitality that has made Wharekauhau famous. Our Trust The Chef lunch dining; Relaxing treatments in the Hauora Day Spa; An adventurous ATV Quad bike trail; A competitive sporting clay target shoot, (Or all in one day) are all options for your special day out It is essential that reservations are made in advance. The team at the lodge is more than happy to help plan your perfect day!




Lift off from the Wellington central city airport, and fly East, up and over the Remutaka ranges, and out over the dramatic Palliser Bay. You will touchdown on the lawn of Wharekauhau, where you a...

High Tea

The first Sunday of every month from March we channel our inner Great Gatsby and enjoy some croquet and petanque on the games lawn and host a classic high tea.

Trust The Chef

As much as we dislike admitting it, when it comes to food, the chef does know best, and we trust his knowledge! The talented team in the kitchen create a 4 course degustation-style tasting menu eac...

Day Programs

The Adventurers Day out

An action packed morning seeing the estate followed by a relaxed afternoon in the restaurant

Spa Day | Pamper & Lunch

After the last few years we all need a little day to recover, relax and treat ourselves!! This is the Wharekauhau version of the ultimate spa-day!

Fathers Day Lunch

Fathers Day falls on Sunday 1st September this year, and we have planned a great day trip out to the lodge for that wonderful father in your life!